Senior’s Choice Care Management is hiring !!

Geriatric Care Manager (Monroe County, New York) – Provides Care Management to individuals and families to provide assessment, coordination of services, resources and on-going monitoring and management. In this role the Geriatric Care Manager should also have sales and marketing experience to promote growth and help penetrate the market for our services
 
Responsibilities

  • 24-32 hours/week
  • Conducts Geriatric Assessments to determine clients needs and establish an appropriate care plan.
  • In-depth assessment of clients physical, mental, bio-psychosocial status and needs.
  • Assess Clients environment, financial assessment, social assessment.
  • Identifies options to maintain independence, which includes health services, nutrition consultation, physical or occupational therapy.
  • Collaborates with hospital admission and discharge planners; comprehensive knowledge of community resources.
  • Ensures medical follow up and MD appointments.
  • Coordinates all service needs, including, but not limited to: home physicians and other medical providers; attorneys and financial planners; senior communities and home care services.
  • Makes regular home visits to monitor client status.
  • Must have reliable transportation and be willing to travel throughout Monroe County and surrounding counties.
  • Provides emotional support to the client and their family as needed to deal with the stress of caregiving.
  • Educates and Advocates for the client in all venues.
  • Assists with placement and alternate living options.
  • Provides ongoing monitoring of client and acts as a liaison for local and distant family.
  • Understanding and ability to deliver highest degree of customer focused services.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Candidate will demonstrate independence, flexibility, responsiveness and good organizational skills
  • In this role the Geriatric Care Manager will help “drive business” and work with referral sources.
  • Develops strong relationships with Community and professional organizations that will generate client referrals.

Experience

  • Geriatric Care Managers will be licensed Registered Nurses, Licensed Clinical (LCSW) or Licensed Master Level Social Worker (LMSW)
  • 1+ years working with the Geriatric population is required.
  • 1+ years in care management.
  • 1+ years of sales or marketing experience, or be willing to learn through coaching and training, how to create leads and market the program to promote growth.