Organization: Health Plan of San Mateo
Category: Behavioral Health Professional
Location: South San Francisco, CA
Date Job Posted: March 4, 2020
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CARE COORDINATION FAMILY SPECIALIST
The Health Plan of San Mateo (HPSM), a managed care health plan, seeks a full time Care Coordination Family Specialist who will serve as a member/family liaison, aiding with care coordination for HPSM’s pediatric members. Primary focus is developing relationships with members, families, providers, and community partners, completing interventions that address member/family problems, and providing consultation related to psychosocial aspects of care as a member of the interdisciplinary care team. Additional responsibilities include serving as the internal expert on pediatric community resource programs, participation in committees and team meetings, and creating educational resources or programs as needed.
The essential duties and responsibilities will include the following:
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, or a related discipline required. Bachelor’s degree may be substituted with relevant experience on a year for year basis, Masters in Social Work preferred. At least 2 years of experience working with the health needs of the pediatric population. At least one year of direct Care Coordination or Social Work experience.
Care management and Medi-Cal benefits as well as the complexities of working with the pediatric and disabled population. Community resources and how to initiate referrals. Personal computers and proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications, including Outlook, Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.
Work cooperatively with others. Work as part of a team and support team decisions. Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing. Adapt to changes in requirements/priorities for daily and specialized tasks.
Compensation & Benefits
Starting Compensation Range: - Depending on Experience
Other: ***Fluency in Russian, Chinese, or Spanish is preferred for this position.***
Benefits Information: Excellent benefits package offered, including HPSM paid premiums for employee’s Medical, Dental and Vision coverage. Employee pays a small portion of the dependent premiums (5%) for medical and dental benefits. Additional HPSM benefits include fully paid life, AD&D, and LTD insurance; retirement plan (HPSM contributes equivalent of 10% of annual compensation); holiday and vacation pay; tuition reimbursement plan; onsite fitness center and more.
How to Apply
Application Process: To apply, submit a resume and cover letter with salary expectations to: Health Plan of San Mateo, Human Resources Department, 801 Gateway Blvd., Suite 100, South San Francisco, CA 94080 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or via fax: (650) 616-8039. File by: Continuous until filled.The Health Plan of San Mateo is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages minority candidates of all backgrounds to apply.
Submissions without a Cover Letter and Salary Expectations may not be considered.