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Mental Health Home

Location:
Hyde Park, NY
Salary:
$29.00 Hour
Posted:
June 17, 2019

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JANICE PALDINO

Hyde Park, NY *****

845-***-**** ac9mtv@r.postjobfree.com

PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY

Experienced and compassionate case manager with a strong background providing services to individuals assigned to caseload. Ability to conduct intake screenings, manage individual cases, and coordinate discharge plans. Works along with treatment team and family members to ensure that residents are receiving appropriate care in accordance to their plans.

HIGHLIGHTS OF QUALIFICATIONS

Case Management

Counseling

Fully computer literate

Assessment and Referral

Discharge planning

Active listening skills

Multi-disciplinary team

Support services

Interpersonal skills

Progress Notes

Effective communication skills

Advocacy skills

RELEVANT SKILLS

Case Management

Oversaw day to day operations of the social services department.

Conducted admission assessments, as well as screened for PRIs admissions.

Ran care plan meetings multiple times a week.

Reviewed, monitored, and evaluated client progress regarding the goals on their treatment plans.

Communicated with treatment team regarding any relevant or immediate concerns.

Coordinated discharge plan meetings with resident, family, and interdisciplinary care plan team.

Referred residents to community resources for services such as rehab and mental health.

Ordered residents’ Diagnostic Medical Equipment (DME) and Home Health Services.

Verified Medicare, Medicaid and Private Insurances in preparation for discharge.

Prepared discharge letters to residents and families.

Handled any resident and/or family grievances.

Coordinated resident council meetings and maintained meeting minutes.

Communicated daily with the Administrators and Activity Director.

Maintained case records by entering progress notes into secured electronic database.

Managed the residents’ personal needs accounts (PNAs).

Conducted rounds to check in on assigned residents.

WORK HISTORY

Social Service Director, Hyde Park Assisted Living Facility, Poughkeepsie, NY 01/2016-01/2019

Social Service Director, Victory Lake Nursing Center, Hyde Park, NY 09/2010-03/2017

Activities Director, River Valley Care Center, Poughkeepsie, NY 09/2014-04/2015

Social Worker, Achieve Rehab & Nursing Home, Liberty, NY 12/2007-06/2009

Social Worker, Catskill Regional Medical Center, Harris, NY 01/2005-12/2007

Social Worker/Discharge Planner, Ten Broeck Commons, Lake Katrine, NY 03/2003-01/2005

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS

BS in Healthcare Administration with a Concentration in Social Work, International College, Fort Meyers

Fl Certified Screener, Screen ID#XT301252AN, NYS Department of Health, 2009



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