Major Functions and Duties:
Assists aging adults, adults with disabilities, and other involved parties to create both short-term and long-term care arrangements. The Care Manager uses extensive knowledge of the costs, quality, access, and availability of community services to advocate on behalf of the client. The Care Manager is able to:
a. Conduct comprehensive assessment of client’s current functioning, physical and mental status, and overall well-being.
b. Collaborate with client and involved parties to identify short-term and long-term care needs and goals.
c. Develop and implement a care plan based on clinical assessment, client-identified strengths, needs and goals.
d. Provide access to crisis intervention through a 24 hour on-call capacity.
e. Intervene on behalf of client to address abuse and neglect issues and matters of client’s rights.
8757 Georgia Ave
Silver spring, MD 20910