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Vitra Health PT Case Manager - (South Boston Region) in Dorchester, Massachusetts

About the Role: Part Time, Day-Shift, Monday-Friday - NO WEEKENDS

Our company is growing, and we believe that our team is the key to our success. That is why we are looking for a experienced Case Manager to support our clients in Dorchester, Mattapan, Hyde Park, South Boston. This position will be supporting the team on a part-time basis, during normal business hours - no nights and no weekends. If you're a passionate, caring, motivated professional who is looking to become part of an awesome organization while making a difference in your community, we encourage you apply today!

About Us:

Vitra Health is a Home Health Care and Adult Day Health organization that specializes in care management of adults and seniors. We are a rapidly growing company that was started to improve access to quality home health care services. We rate ourselves solely by the quality of care we provide our clients. We realize that our clients are someone's parent, grandparent, child, friend, or neighbor – we pride ourselves on never taking this fact for granted.

Case Manager Responsibilities:

  • Conduct on-site visits with each client and caregiver at the qualified setting

  • Obtains a social history and conducting a psycho-social evaluation

  • Conducts the initial and ongoing evaluations of the AFC and/or GAFC setting

  • Select, train, evaluate, and supervise AFC caregivers in conjunction with the registered nurse

  • Participate in the development, implementation, and ongoing review of the AFC plan of care

  • Presents, plans, and implements social service interventions

  • Complete a care-management progress note corresponding with each on-site visit or encounter and upon significant change

  • Assist with obtaining information and accessing other healthcare and community services

  • Participate in discharge and transition planning and implementation

  • Review and documenting the fire and safety procedures for the qualified setting

  • Review AFC caregiver task logs at a minimum of every 30 days

  • Review at least annually the suitability of the qualified setting.

  • Provide clients with ongoing support with ADL's and IADL's

  • Provide accurate orientation to the participants of the AFC and/or GAFC program

  • Coordinate all social services with the personal care team

  • Partake in both care plan creations and reviews, along with discharge plans

  • Has direct contact with the client and the client's caregiver and nurse

  • Takes care of all paperwork associated with Case Manager for admissions, referrals, visits, and medical equipment/social referrals

  • Assist participants with finding community, financial and legal services

  • Review and assess caregivers clothing, equipment, supplies and other services

  • Performs any other additional duties that may be required

  • Participates in weekly clinical meetings in the Braintree office

  • Conducts weekly calls to AFC Caregivers to confirm compliance with program regulation

  • Other duties as assigned

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in human services, public health or a related field, required

  • Valid MA Drivers License and reliable transportation, required

  • Fluency in both English & Spanish language, preferred

  • Proven working experience in case management or human services

  • Excellent knowledge of case management principles, healthcare management, and reimbursement

  • Previous experience with mental health aspects of care

  • Strong communication, writing, organizational, and time management skills

  • Solution-oriented with the ability to multitask

  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite

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