Are you looking for an employer with an excellent benefits package that includes generous time off, a pension program, and comprehensive health insurance for a reasonable rate? If the answer is yes, then consider this full:time opportunity with The Salvation Army Care Manager 2 (medium acuity) provides outreach and enrollment services to children presumed to meet eligibility requirements of New York StateA?s ChildrenA?s Health Home program. They gather assessments and enter do entation that confirms eligibility and identifies areas requiring supportive services. They work with children, families and service providers to create a comprehensive Plan of Health Care, identify additional service providers as necessary, and coordinate the continuing involvement of families and service providers in the execution of the plan. Care Manager 2 do ents progress and arrange for eventual transition between health homes as necessary, or from health homes to other levels of service following changes in eligibility.Do ent all case activity, including outreach, consent development and assessment, plan development, client progress and transition arrangements.Responsible for a caseload of 20 children.Responsible for actively pursuing referrals for the program.Administer CANS:NY, updating periodically.Develop a comprehensive, family:driven youth:guided Plan of Health ventory and coordinate existing services relevant to the Plan of Care, identifying and securing additional services as appropriate.Convene and conduct quarterly meetings to review progress, update POCs, and confirm continuing client eligibility.Provide education to family and child concerning the nature and desired effect of services, along with information concerning conditions being treated.Assist families and children in the acquisition and maintenance of public benefits e.g., financial, educational, social, and community services.Provide Health Home services for children with medium acuity needs, including at least two services per month, with at least one of those conducted face to face.Assure responsible transition of client service into and out of Health Home care, between child and adult health homes, and between inpatient and community care as appropriate.Participate in mandatory and optional training.Participate in supervision.Bachelors degree requiredMinimum of one year relevant experience in serving children and families in child welfare, developmental disabilities, behavioral health, primary health care, or social servicesExperience coordinating and participating in team settingsSolid writing and verbal communicationWork effectively and knowledgeably across a broad spectrum of cultural, ethnic, and racial communitiesAbility to work in an effective and focused manner when self:directed and beyond immediate oversightAbility to deliver family:driven, youth:guided servicesRequires computer proficiency including word processing skills and the ability to provide culturally competent practiceMust have valid driverA?s license that meets The Salvation Army insurance requirementsMust have regular access to a vehicle to provide home visits and outreach servicesProvide assistance and /or intervention with childrenPerform all duties associated with job responsibilitiesThe Salvation Army is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to disability status, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.
Location: niagara falls, Niagara Region