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Child Health Home Care Manager

Company: Northern Rivers Family Services
Location: Clifton Park
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Child Health Home Care Manager Job DetailsJob LocationClifton Park-PCFC - Clifton Park, NY Position TypeFull Time Education LevelAssociates Travel PercentageUp to 50% Job ShiftDay POSITION OVERVIEWChildrens Health Home Care Manager Clifton Park, NY Base rate for this position is $20/hour! Northern Rivers Childrens Health Homes program is seeking a full-timeCare Manager. This position is responsible for engaging children, youth, and families via outreach and enrollment activities for successful enrollment in a childrens health home and the subsequent provision of health home services. TheCare Managerposition maintains full caseloads of families and meets with each on a monthly basis. The goal is to rapidly engage and sustain engagement of the families throughout course of treatment using assessment tools appropriate to the position. As part of a care-based treatment team, this position will identify and discuss the strengths, risk factors, and service needs that may impact the health and safety of the client/family, as well as develop and document progress on treatment goals and methods. What a Childrens Health Home Care Manager with Northern Rivers can expect:

  • Gather assessments and enter documentation that confirms eligibility and identifies area(s) requiring support services.
  • As part of the treatment team, this position will identify and discuss the strengths, risk factors, and service needs that may impact the health and safety of the client/family, as well as develop and document progress on treatment goals and methods.
  • Work with children, youth, families and support service providers to create a comprehensive Plan of Health Care including social, physical and behavioral needs.
  • Identify and engage additional providers (e.g., natural supports, parent advocates, primary care physicians) with children, youth and families as necessary.
  • Coordinate the continuing involvement of families and service providers in the execution of the plan.
  • Convene and conduct quarterly meetings to review progress updating Plan of Care, identifying progress and confirming ongoing eligibility.
  • Document progress and arrange for eventual transitions between systems, placements, health homes, and /or various levels of care following changes in eligibility.
  • Flexible work schedule and WFH when not completing home visits. Your Education and Experience:
  • Bachelors degree in Social Work or a related field.
  • Two years of experience providing direct services to persons diagnosed with mental disabilities, developmental disabilities, alcoholism, or substance abuse.
  • Requires the ability to drive for home visits with clients: Must possess a valid drivers license and automobile that is insured in accordance with New York State Requirements. Benefits of being a Care Manager position with Northern Rivers Family of Services:
  • Flexibility of schedule to allow for personal appointments
  • Potential for compressed work week
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • The benefit of FREE continuing education through our Sidney Albert Training Institute (SATRI) program, which is recognized by the NYS Education Department's State Board for Social Work and Mental Health Practitioners as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed Social Workers and Licensed Mental Health Counselors.
  • Employment Assistance Program (EAP) and Sick Leave EAP
  • Health Insurance including vision and dental/Telemedicine Program
  • Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Student Loan Repayment program
  • NBT Wealth Management 401(k) program ABOUT NORTHERN RIVERSIf you want a rewarding career where you make a positive impact on children and their families, we want to talk to you! At Northern Rivers Family of Services, we work together to make a difference in our client's liveswhile also strengthening our community. We are a family of human service agencies united in our passion to helping children, families, and adultsreach their potential. Northern Rivers coordinates the quality of care, depth of programs, and combined size and passion for the mission to provide care for more than 18,000 people each year in 41 counties throughout New York State . If youve got the talent, drive and desire to make a real difference in your community, you need to be a part of Northern Rivers Family of Services! Our employees receive generous paid time off, an expansive health care package, tuition reimbursement, loan repayment assistance, free training/CEU opportunities, and much more! Apply today to become part of our team! Northern Rivers is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. We cherish the unique contributions of our diverse staff, and are building a culture where everyone has the opportunity to do the meaningful work here at Northern Rivers!

Keywords: Northern Rivers Family Services, Albany , Child Health Home Care Manager, Executive , Clifton Park, New York

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