Geriatric Care Manager
Age you a natural advocate? Interested in using your skills in a fulfilling way while working from home? Do you have a background in law, social work, nursing and /or eldercare? Come join our expanding boutique concierge geriatric care management practice.
Silver Wings Care Management and Silver Wings Special Needs Travel has been providing the highest quality services to the elderly and disabled- As well as their families – for over 10 years, and we are looking to add additional GCMs to our team. Ideal candidate should have experience in social services, case management, elder law, healthcare, or another related field. This is a great opportunity to be a part of a growing practice in this burgeoning industry. Compensation as an employee not an independent contractor, is competitive and commensurate with experience and education.
MSW, RN or JD degree
5 years minimum experience in this field or a related field
Strong written and oral skills
Ability to pay attention to detail
Strong organizational skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to multi-task
Ability to work from an office in your home
AGING LIFE CARE MANAGEMENT RESPONSIBILITIES
Preparation of health & wellness assessment and recommendations, Planning, coordinating and implementing the care plan for each client, Supervise recommendations from the assessment and Care Management meetings, Coordinate client’s physician, dental and other medical appointments, Supervise medical issues including medications and be present at doctor visits, Communicate with and support family members and other responsible parties, Prepare weekly schedules of planned and completed activities
– Chart all pertinent client information, legal level noting, Participate in the recruitment, orientation, evaluation and retention of service providers, Advocacy; obtain restraining orders, testify in circuit court and at the State’s attorney level, testify as an expert witness, Must have reliable transportation to and from the client’s residence
MARKETING / INTAKE RESPONSIBILITIES:
Take potential client intake calls to determine needs, align them with appropriate services and complete paperwork to start services. Attract referrals and inquiries to build care management services. Contact potential and existing healthcare referral sources on behalf of Silver Wings Care Management. Promote and position Silver Wings Care Management programs and services to medical professional, civic, community and Alzheimer’s related groups in a manner that illustrates and reflects Silver Wings Care Management quality of care.
Independent worker, self-starter, organized, consistent follow-through, calm under pressure, leadership, planning and organizational skills, ability to train others, loyal, committed and passionate about quality care. Must be able to work out of your home. You must have a complete home office including smart phone, internet access, fax, scanner, copier, shredder and a dedicated office with a door.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Working knowledge of aging process to include diagnosis, psychosocial issues, medical procedures and medications; Knowledge of physical, emotional, social, leisure and spiritual needs of clients; Supervisory skills; Well developed communication skills (both verbal and written); Interpersonal communication skills; Thorough understanding and use of medical terminology.
Paid per hour on billed time depending on skills, certification and experience.
All offers of employment with Silver Wings are contingent upon a satisfactory background check, reference checks, drug screening, Social Security number verification and other screenings.
Silver Wings Care Management
Angela Mathieu, CMC
8711 Betty St.
Port Richey, FL 34668