Human services Analyst - 64006332
DescriptionRequisition No: 232122
Agency: Department of Health
Working Title: HUMAN SERVICES ANALYST - 64006332
Position Number: 64006332
Salary: $1,346.15 b/w
Posting Closing Date: 09/14/2020
At least 1 year in Psychology, Social Work or Human Services.
At least 1 year in case management, linkage and referral.
Bi-Lingual - Spanish and English
Must be willing to travel to and/or be assigned within the four-county area of Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie (Area 15)
Valid drivers license
Experience working with the HIV/AIDS population.
Your responses to qualifying questions for this position must be verifiable by documentation provided through the electronic application process. Electronic application must be completed to be considered for this position. Applicants selected to participate in the skills verification and/or interview process will be contacted by telephone, so please make sure your contact information on the People First Staffing System is current and accurate. Requisitions may be used to fill multiple vacancies.
Incumbent may be required to work before, during and/or beyond normal work hours or days in the event of an emergency. Emergency duty required of the incumbent includes working in special needs or Red Cross shelters, or performing other emergency duties including, but not limited to, responses to or threats involving any disaster or threat of disaster, man-made or natural.
Knowledge of techniques for effectively dealing with people; Knowledge of interviewing techniques; Knowledge of techniques for effective communication;
Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition and grammar.
Must be very detailed oriented and capable of thinking independently while exercising good judgment; Required to make independent judgments without supervision; Must be able to perform under stress when confronted with emergency, critical, or unusual situations; Must be capable of dealing with periodic cyclical workload pressures and levels of responsibility.
Ability to work with a diverse population; Ability to maintain client confidentiality.
This position will be based in the Martin County Florida Department of Health location
This position provides medical case management to persons infected and affected by HIV/AIDS within the four-county area of Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie (Area 15). You may be stationed at any of the counties listed or need to travel within the counties.
This position provides proactive and inclusive case management activities through office or field visits according to the guidelines established by the Florida Department Of Health Bureau Of Communicable Diseases HIV/AIDS Section and the Area 15 HIV/AIDS Program Office. This position reports to the Operations Management Consultant II.
Care Plan Implementation, Client Contact, Monitoring, and Follow Up
Responsible for the implementation and oversight of the care plan. Completion of tasks listed in the care plan. The type and frequency of contact should be based on client acuity. Case managers follow up to determine delivery of services.
Completes comprehensive Needs Assessments of individuals presenting themselves for assistance through the agency
Detailed case notes how client's needs are being addressed, how barriers to meeting these needs are being overcome, and how client is progressing towards POC goals.
Linkage, Referral, Patient Navigation, Retention In Care
Timely coordination and linkage of the client to appropriate agencies for services and activities required to assist the client in achieving the goals and objectives identified in
their care plan. Facilitating linkage and re-engagement activities for clients who appear to be out of care.
Educating clients about HIV, and its transmission and complications; and HIV risk reduction.
Educating clients about insurance and entitlements, and providing navigation and enrollment support. Client-specific advocacy (i.e., with a landlord, medical team, substance use counselor, etc.)
Reviewing client utilization of services.
Counseling, Support, Education
Monitoring of HIV medication therapy to include education of the client concerning risks and side effects, and monitoring client adherence and tolerance of medications.
Providing treatment adherence support.
If you have difficulty applying for this position, please contact People First at 877-562-7287 for assistance. For position questions please call 772-873-4939.
This position requires a security background check and/or drug screening and participation in direct deposit. Any misrepresentations or omissions will disqualify you from employment consideration. Note: You will be required to provide your Social Security Number (SSN) in order to conduct this background check.
If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re-employed with the State of Florida. Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.
The successful candidate will be required to complete the Form I-9 and that information will be verified using the E-Verify system. E-Verify is operated by the Department of Homeland Security in partnership with the Social Security Administration to verify employment eligibility.
Male applicants born on or after October 1, 1962, will not be eligible for hire or promotion unless they are registered with the Selective Services System (SSS) before their 26th birthday, or have a Letter of Registration Exemption from the SSS. For more information, please visit the SSS website: http://www.sss.gov
The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.
Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.
The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.
VETERANS' PREFERENCE. Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans' Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply. Candidates claiming Veterans' Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code. Veterans' Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here. All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement.
Nearest Major Market: Port Saint Lucie