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Lead Care Manager

Company: Gardner Family Health Care
Location: San Jose
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Gardner Health Services is currently recruiting to fill two (2) Lead Care Manager positions. These are full-time positions based out of the Downtown Resource Center located at 777 E. Santa Clare St Suite 2004, San Jose, CA 95112. As a member of the Gardner Downtown Resource Center and a Complex Care Management team the Lead Care Manager (LCM) will work directing support to Gardner Health Services (GHS) highest risk patients who are experiencing one or more chronic disease conditions, in addition to ongoing medical and social barriers. The Lead Care Manager will be part of an interdisciplinary team comprised of primary care providers (PCP), RN Enhanced Care Manager, Social Workers, Health Educator, and LCMs. In collaboration with this team, the LCM will outreach and provide coordination to a variety of support systems to patients including care coordination and care management services to health plans referrals and GHS internal referrals.

This recruitment will remain open until filled. Applications will be reviewed on a first come first serve basis. Apply now!

Minimum Qualifications:

The minimum qualifications of this position is listed below. An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.

  • Medical Assistant Certificate and Community Health Worker Certificate.
  • Two-years of equivalent work or life experience with low income populations with multiple needs, chronic diseases, or other health conditions.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
  • Ability to work with a diverse ethnic and multi-cultural population.
  • Computer skills including proficiency in medical practice management systems, internet use, and Microsoft office applications.
  • Strong communication and conflict resolution skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to set and meet deadlines.
  • Creative and flexible team player with a sense of humor. Must be comfortable in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to take instruction yet work independently and take initiative.
  • Demonstrates effective problem solving skills and uses proper communication channels until the problem is solved.
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of OSHA and HIPAA guidelines.
    *If selected, other documents and certifications may be required as part of the hiring and credentialing process*


    Compensation and level of position placement will be determined based on relevant experience and education.

    Lead Care Manager: $20.00 - 25.00/hourly


    COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

    As an employer in the Healthcare industry in Santa Clara County, Gardner Health Services follows all directives set by the County Health Officer. Click here for the latest directive, which requires all Healthcare employees to be fully vaccinated, unless otherwise exempted. Please review the attached order to determine your suitability, and we are happy to answer any questions you may have

    Working at Gardner Health Services

    Employees at Gardner Health Services define the meaning of community service. Gardner employees are passionate about helping people in the community of which they are a part. Staff members are deeply valued both by the community in which they serve, their fellow colleagues, and company administration. A strong sense of teamwork, empathy, and dedication exists amongst Gardner staff that truly embodies what health care professionals should be. Gardner Health Services takes tremendous pride in seeing the growth and professional advancement of its employees. Employees enjoy a healthy work/life balance and a commitment to diversity and inclusiveness. Additionally, job security is excellent and has led to longtime retention of Gardner personnel. Whether you are new to the healthcare industry and looking to get exposure to a possible career in healthcare or a seasoned veteran who wants to make an impact in the community, Gardner Health Care has a position for you.

    Gardner Health Services offers market competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package for eligible employees, including minimal out-of-pocket expenses for health, dental and vision insurance for an entire family. Also included is 401(K) profit sharing contributions, life insurance, an employee assistance program, annual education reimbursement, and a generous paid time off and holiday leave bank.

    Who We Are

    Gardner Health Services is a dynamic and progressive company dedicated to providing the best healthcare services with a community-oriented approach. Gardner's mission is to provide high quality, comprehensive medical and mental healthcare, including prevention and education, early intervention, treatment and advocacy services which are affordable, respectful, culturally, linguistically and age appropriate.

    Compromised of 10 various clinics with locations in the Bay Area of California stretching from Gilroy to Atherton and focused in the San Jose area, Gardner's services are strategically located to ensure adequate coverage in the region and areas with the highest needs. Gardner provides a full range of medical services including pediatrics, dental and vision care as well as a robust program dedicated to mental and behavioral health. Gardner Health Services and its staff are deeply engrained in the community in which they serve and continually strive to go above and beyond to take care of the community and its members.

    Gardner Health Services is an equal opportunity employer

Keywords: Gardner Family Health Care, San Jose , Lead Care Manager, Executive , San Jose, California

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