Icon hamburger
US
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now
Thumsup

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.
I311rb6qygzzz1s253r

Care Manager I

BestSelf Behavioral Health Cheektowaga Full-Time
$71,242.00 (Careerbuilder est.)
Apply Now
TITLE: Children’s Health Home Care Manager REPORTS TO: Care Management Supervisor
FLSA STATUS: Exempt
GENERAL DUTIES
Care Managers provide outreach and enrollment services to children presumed to meet eligibility requirements of New York State’s Children’s Health Home program. They gather assessments and enter documentation 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 Managers document progress and arrange for eventual transition between health homes as necessary, or from health homes to other levels of service following changes in eligibility.
COMPETENCIES
Relevant experience in serving children and families in child welfare, developmental disabilities, behavioral health, primary health care, or social services.
Experience coordinating and participating in team settings.
Solid writing and verbal communication.
Work effectively and knowledgeably across a broad spectrum of cultural, ethnic, and racial communities.
Ability to work in an effective and focused manner when self-directed and beyond immediate oversight.
Ability to deliver family-driven, youth-guided services.
Each Care Management Agency will ensure that its teams include Care Managers with experience with a range of special populations, to include experience with children/youth with substance abuse and/or complex medical conditions.
RESPONSIBILITIES
Document all case activity, including outreach, consent development and assessment, plan development, client progress and transition arrangements.
Administer CANS-NY, updating periodically.
Develop a comprehensive, family-driven youth-guided Plan of Health Care.
Inventory 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 and high 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, including but not confined to: CANS-NY administration; family-driven, youth-guided, trauma-informed care; IT, LGBT, safety in community work, and meeting management.
Participate in supervision.
Please note, your schedule and assigned duties are subject to change based on the needs of the program and the clients we serve.
QUALIFICATIONS
BA or BS with 2 years relevant experience, OR RN with 2 years relevant experience, OR Master's degree in human service field with 1 year relevant experience.

Recommended skills

Home Care
Substance Abuse
Developmental Disabilities
Child Welfare
Social Work
Behavioral Health

Location

CareerBuilder Estimated Salary What is the Careerbuilder Estimated Salary? Only about 20% of the jobs in our search results contain salary information. When a job posting doesn’t include a salary, we estimate it by looking at similar jobs in the same industry in that location. It is not necessarily endorsed by the employer and actual compensation may vary based on your experience.

x

What is the Careerbuilder Estimated Salary?

Only about 20% of the jobs in our search results contain salary information. When a job posting doesn’t include a salary, we estimate it by looking at similar jobs in the same industry in that location. It is not necessarily endorsed by the employer and actual compensation may vary based on your experience.
This estimation is based on Job title, Industry, Location and Skills
$71,242
Avg. Yearly Salary
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply Now

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team

CAREERBUILDER TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.