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Children's Health Home Care Manager
management services to individuals living in Wayne and surrounding counties
through assessment, referral, casework and crisis intervention within the
Children’s Health Home Program.
comprehensive care management to children and families including but not
limited to completing a comprehensive assessment using CANS-NY (Child and
Adolescent Needs and Strengths); completing and updating child’s plan of care
that is person centered; utilizing multi-disciplinary teams in client care.
care coordination and health promotion to child and families by coordinating
with service providers to make sure client needs are addressed.
clients with applications and paperwork with management for benefits,
financial, housing, or other related areas as needed.
referral to community and social support services by referring individuals to
community services and social supports according to their needs, tracking
referrals made, and collaborating and coordination with community-based
comprehensive transitional care by transitional planning from one Health Home
to another, movement from one county to the next, appropriate linkage or
referral to care management prior to discharge, and follow-up on admissions to
a higher-level care setting such as a hospital.
use of health information technology through care management agency adopting
HIT systems and practices as implemented by designated health homes, Medicaid
analytics performance portal (MAPP) and Regional Health Information
as client advocate.
a core service for each client monthly as required or when needed, to assure
all care plan goals are addressed.
telephone availability for clients during the workday.
crisis intervention and follow up.
current knowledge of professional practice through reading and reasonable
attendance at seminars, workshops and conferences.
appropriate documentation as needed (CANS-NY assessments, Plan of Care
documents, Comprehensive Assessments, etc.).
on-call availability via cell phone to the Health Home program as needed.
compliance with all applicable local, State, Federal and Heath Home Network
regulations and agency policies.
agency functions as required.
in staff meetings and meet monthly with supervisor for case review.
TITLE OF DIRECT SUPERVISOR: Children’s Health Home Program
degree in Human Services or related field and two years of paid experience
working with persons with disabilities and/or chronic illnesses.