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Advance Care Alliance Of NY Inc. Care Manager- Suffolk County, Long Island in Hauppauge, New York

A Care Manager at Advance Care Alliance of NY is an incredibly rewarding role. It will change how you look at work. At ACA care managers experience an exciting career, assisting people with developmental disabilities and their families with gaining access to services and supports appropriate to their needs, within a thriving and growing Care Coordination Organization (CCO). We provide the right balance of meaningful work experiences, a career close to home and a flexible work schedule. Care managers benefit by working autonomously while being part of a comprehensive team of professionals from a variety of disciplines, including nursing and mental health specialties. At ACA, we take care of each other--offering exceptional benefits. As the only non-profit CCO in New York State, eligible ACA employees have the unique opportunity to apply for federal loan forgiveness through the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program. We offer generous tuition reimbursement, competitive salary, robust benefit packages, including a specialized internship program for eligible team members working to further their education. Best of all, our staff revels in having incredible career growth--we’ve grown to over 1,000 employees as we continue to help over 25,000 people with I/DD lead active, healthy and fulfilling lives. So relax, you’ve found the perfect time to become an ACANY Care Manager. Join us!

The Care Manager is responsible to support individuals receiving services.

  • Ensure that the six health home core services are implemented to meet the person centered needs of the individuals receiving services. Including but not limited to the developing, writing, monitoring, and implementation of the Life Plan.

  • Supporting the individuals receiving services to facilitate Life Plan meetings.

  • Provides advocacy for people receiving services to assist them to reach their full potential.

  • Ensure benefits are maintained (Medicaid).

  • Record and maintain records in the Care Management Platform.

  • Attends department/team meetings, trainings, supervisions, etc. as scheduled and in accordance with agency practice and policy.

  • Completes all required trainings.

  • Travel throughout the designated service area to meet with people receiving services and their interdisciplinary team.

  • Maintains confidentiality.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

  • A Bachelor of Arts or Science degree with two years of relevant experience, or a license as a Registered Nurse with two years of relevant experience, or a Master’s degree with one year of relevant experience.

  • Absolute sense of integrity and personal commitment to serving people with I/DD and their families.

  • Excellent interpersonal, public speaking, and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work autonomously.

  • Demonstrate professionalism, respect and ability to work in a team environment.

  • Bilingual is a plus!

ACANY is a start-up 501(c)(3) organization that has received initial designation as a Care Coordination Organization/Health Home (CCO) from New York State. CCO is an emerging care management model for people with I/DD that combines Medicaid service coordination (MSC) of home- and community-based services (HCBS) with integrated care management of a person’s medical and behavioral health needs. The organization’s primary mission is to provide a smooth transition to this enhanced service model for people with I/DD and their families. ACANY anticipates enrolling 25,000+ people in its program and will draw Care Managers from 100+ member organizations spanning New York City, Long Island, and the Lower Hudson Valley. Together with senior leadership, the Manager of the Provider Network is responsible for maintaining strong relations with member agencies as well as medical and mental health providers and for implementing new policies and procedures required for participation in ACANY’s Health Home network.

ID: 2019-1461

External Company Name: Advance Care Alliance Of NY Inc.

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