Care Coordinator Choices for Care

Alternatives (for the Older Adult, Inc.) - Galesburg, IL (30+ days ago)


Alternatives is seeking a fulltime Choices Care Coordinator to join our Team in Alternatives' Southern Region located in our Galesburg Office.

Responsibilities:

  • Conducts timely and thorough Choices for Care screenings for nursing homes and evaluates potential for diverting participant to the community with supportive services.
  • Assures compliance with IDOA timelines and regulations, will assist to provide weekend coverage for required pre-screen and post screens.
  • Conducts interim assessments and temporary services increases to evaluate the senior's strengths, supports, problem areas and serivice needs. Maintains certification for Care Coordination program.
  • Meets required productivity levels on a monthly basis.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of resources and develops relationships with provider agencies, physicians, and hospitals to work collaboratively and make referrals as appropriate.
  • Develops an individualized person centered plan of care.

Qualifications:

  • Required Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Nursing, or Social Science.
  • Required 6 months experience in health, aging, or social services.
  • Required valid driver's license and capable car.
  • Strong interpersonal and time management skills.

Qualified candidates will receive an application for employment through indeed's email that will need to be completed and returned. EOE

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $15.00 /hour

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)