Care Manager

US-NY-New York | US-NY-Valhalla
3 weeks ago
Job ID
2017-10695
# Positions
12
ArchCare Catholic Resources, Inc.
Experience (Years)
2
Category
Nursing
Work Days Per Week
5
Shift
D
Shift Start Time
9:00 AM
Shift End Time
5:00 PM
Type
Full-Time
# Hours
35

Overview

The Care Manager plans and coordinates care management for members. Works in collaboration with other members of the clinical team to collaborate on the plan of care for the member, and also monitor effectiveness of the care plan and promote member satisfaction with the service provision.

Responsibilities

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Communicates with enrollment personnel to ensure a smooth transition at the start of care.
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Maintains on-going telephonic communication with members and care givers.
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Collaborates with other Care Managers and the Primary Care Physician (PCP).
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Educates members and family in health management and community resources.
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Educates family members and family in health management and community resources.
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Participates and assists as necessary in development of the reassessment plan of care and makes changes in the plan of care based upon findings.
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Ensures that utilization of services is reasonable and necessary to member''s health and well being.
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Maintains oversight for the member's care management during inpatient acute episodes necessitating hospital admission. Ensures effective discharge planning for transfer to the community and resumption of services.
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Documents any change in member's condition and authorizes services to visit member for an assessment and possible change in the care plan.
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Participates in prevention, surveillance and control of infection via infection control policies.
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Intervenes as necessary to prevent dissatisfaction and resolve concerns and/or grievances.
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Participates in QAPI initiatives within ArchCare Community Life.
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Performs other related duties, as required.

Qualifications

Education & Experience
Formal Education: Bachelor's Degree
Experience: 1 year
License, Registration, and / or Certification Requirement: Yes
Minimum Knowledge: Requires advanced knowledge of a specialized or technical field or a thorough knowledge of the practices and techniques of a professional field.
Language Ability: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.

 

Education Requirements
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Graduate of an accredited Nursing Program or LMSW.

 

Education Desired
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Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred or LMSW.

 

Experience Requirements
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Two (2) years of experience in a community based program caring for older adults.
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Demonstrated skills in planning, organizing and directing the work of others required.

 

License Requirements
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Registered Nurse or Social Worker, currently licensed and registered in New York State.
 
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