Many hospitals and social service agencies will hire a certified case manager. This individual is responsible for handling the care of each family , individual or file that comes across their desk. They will help the client to receive any services that
they are entitled to. This will include counseling, housing services and in some cases job placement assistance. Each state or agency will have different requirements for what degrees you will need to hold. Some will look more at your prior work experience in the field , while others will want to see that you hold particular human service degrees. You may also need to take some test for final certification. If you are interested in this type of position , you will want to look into the requirements for your state or region. You will need to be able to work with many types of people and problem solve quickly and effectively .