Mount Sinai Careers

ENTITLEMENT COORDINATOR I

New York, New York
Professional / Managerial / Administrative


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

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426 - AIDS Center – GV

Requisition #:2188692

Job Title: Entitlement Coordinator

 

Roles & Responsibilities:

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Entitlement Coordinator (non-exempt) provides comprehensive screening, counseling and assistance to clients seeking entitlement services within the Institute for Advanced Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital. Providing advocacy on behalf of the client with community agencies to ensure services and benefits are provided to clients.

Duties and Responsibilities:
1. Provides comprehensive individualized entitlement screening, counseling and assistance with procurement of services and benefits to clients.
2. Explains the advantages and disadvantages of programs to clients.
3. Research and maintain knowledgeable of all current regulatory requirements for all major entitlement programs
4. Assists client with document procurement and preparation of applicant for resources and entitlements. May assist client with completion of application forms and collection of required support documentation, based on need and mutual agreement with client.
5. Documents agency, contacts, status, progress and outcome of clients and services rendered for adequacy of entitlements received. Determines need for additional services or additional advocacy.
6. Notes any follow-up visits scheduled with MSH staff or outside agencies, and referral goals.
7. May provide training to colleagues in relevant areas.
8. Provides clients with self advocacy training.
9. Collaborates with hospital staff on client entitlement issues.
10. Reports to Prevention Program Manager and works closely with program coordinators
11. Performs other related duties as required.

 

Requirements:

Education:
Bachelor’s degree or relevant alternative education and experience required

Experience:
Minimum one year in social services or client advocacy strongly preferred
Bilingual English-Spanish- REQUIRED

Experience/Qualifications Sought:
*Significant experience with/cultural understanding of LGBTQ and gender non-conforming youth of color is critical
Excellent communication skills with a wide variety of consumers, clinic staff and collaborating partners
Independent worker with excellent organizational skills and the ability to responsibly follow-through on multiple tasks, projects and assignments
Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
Computer and medical documentation skills required
Knowledge of HIV/AIDS etiology, transmission, prevention and associated issues a major plus


 

 

Strength Through Diversity

 

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.

 

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 

 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

 

Who We Are

 

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

 

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 

 

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