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Program Specialist I (Social Work) - RT

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Tacoma, Washington, United States
Posted:
November 11, 2018

Description:

Program Specialist I (Social Work) - RT

Tacoma, Washington

Position Purpose: Conduct screening and risk assessment interventions per program guidelines. Assist with non medical aspects of the member’s care, including referrals to community resources.

Identify special needs members through the completion of health screens and other resources

Work with community outreach/member advocates to coordinate member care

Educate providers and community resources on program components and available support services

Educate members with special needs to foster compliance with program and positively impact outcomes

Conduct site visits as appropriate for programs and provide support to other special programs

Develop and modify care plans in conjunction with member, member’s family and managing physician

Development of plan specific literature and education materials in conjunction with medical director and corporate oversight

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Nursing, Health, Behavioral Science or Equivalent Experience.

2. 2+ years of experience managing and integrating the social/community needs of members.

3. Experience in a managed care environment preferred.

4. Valid driver’s license, except not required for Indiana.

5. RN (Registered Nurse), LCSW (Licensed Certified Social Worker), LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse), Occupational Therapy (OT), Physical Therapy (PT), or LVN (Licensed Vocational Nurse) preferred.

6. Salary Expectation?

7. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

8. Complete Current Address?