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Care Manager > New York City

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Care Design New York
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New York, NY
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Published 10 days ago

A Care Manager with PHP provides care coordination and non-clinical support functions to PHP participants in accordance with PHPs’ model of care as well as CMS, NYSDOH and OPWDD contractual agreements. QIDP level member of a two-person team responsible for full continuum of care coordination activities, including assessments, care and service planning, advocacy, coordination of care and ongoing monitoring of Participants enrolled in PHP.

Responsibilities:

  • Practice and promote PHPs’ mission and values
  • Utilize a person-centered approach and support members to be as self-directed as possible
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for PHP participants
  • Lead IDT meetings and complete participant Life Plans in alignment with PHP Policies and Procedures
  • Ensure integration of all needed and preferred supports and services (i.e.,medical, behavioral, social, habilitation, dental, psychosocial, and community-based, and facility-based long-term supports, and services, etc.)
  • Monitor effectiveness of care and service plans through member/IDT contact in alignment with PHP Policies and Procedures
  • Link and refer participants to service providers and activities, including community resources; and maintaining/applying for benefits and entitlements such as Medicaid, Food Stamps, HEAP, etc.
  • Assist individuals to resolve problems in living such as housing, utilities, the judicial system, and general safety
  • Responsible for advocating for and with an individual to ensure informed decision making, informed consent, and guardianship that is appropriately carried out
  • Report abuse or neglect immediately when observed or reported
  • Alert Clinical Team Leader regarding any emerging physical or behavioral health issues
  • Coordinate/schedule all participant meetings, appointments, and transportation as needed
  • Provide visits to participants’ homes as needed

Qualifications:

  • Must meet the requirements of a Qualified Intellectual Disability Professional (QIDP) as defined by New York State
  • To receive a QIDP designation, an employee must meet the following criteria:
  • Have at least one year of experience working directly with persons with intellectual disability or other developmental disabilities; and
  • Possess at minimum a bachelor's degree in an approved human services field,
  • OR
  • Possess at minimum a bachelor’s degree in a non-approved field, with proof of a minimum of 30 credit hours in human services related classes
  • Bilingual skills in Mandarin and Cantonese preferred
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills along with attention to detail required
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel in a windows environment required
  • Excellent follow-up and problem resolution skills also required
  • Proficiency with health-related computer applications desired
  • Valid Driver’s License to travel within NYS preferred


A Care Manager with PHP provides care coordination and non-clinical support functions to PHP participants in accordance with PHPs’ model of care as well as CMS, NYSDOH and OPWDD contractual agreements. QIDP level member of a two-person…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    October 18, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Professional

Benefits

Health Insurance

Dental/Vision Insurance

Paid Time Off

Matching 401k

$2000 bonus at 6 months

Health Insurance

Dental/Vision Insurance

Paid Time Off

Matching 401k

$2000 bonus at 6 months

Level of Language Proficiency

Cantonese/Mandarin skills preferred but not required

Cantonese/Mandarin skills preferred but not required

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near New York, NY
Associated Location
33 Maiden Ln, New York, NY 10038, USA

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