Care Coordinator

Location
Christiansburg, VA:Covington, VA
Posted
Aug 29, 2018
Closes
Sep 26, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Performs a variety of casework duties and provides case management services to patients, families, and designated caregivers. Must develop, participate and monitor multidisciplinary collaboration of services to patients where appropriate. Assist adult patients and their families with personal and environmental difficulties associated with medical condition up to and including at time of terminal illnesses. Education Level
Associate's Level Degree - LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE OR
Bachelor's Level Degree

Experience
Required: Long Term Care - 1 year, Medicaid - 1 year

Preferred: Health Plan Product Support - 1 year

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
LPN or Bachelors Level Degree in a Health and Human Services field or Social Work required

Keyword: care coordinator, care coordination, home assessments, LPN, Licensed Practical Nurse, human services, social work

Equal Opportunity Employer

Optima Health Community Care is hiring Care Coordinators (non-Registered Nurse role) to conduct face to face assessments with our valued members in the southwestern region of Virginia
and coordinate their care as a part of our DMAS contract.


up to $10,000 sign on bonus for qualified candidates


Department/Position Overview:
This essential position requires:
  • Education and certification as an LPN or Bachelors Level Degree in Health and Human Services or Social Work required.
  • Working in a home-based office capacity (equipment provided).
  • Full time hours - Averaging about 3-4 days per week out in the field, including occasional evenings/weekends
  • Travel distance for cases and visits within an average 60-80 mile radius.
  • Mandatory training for one week in Hampton Roads area of Virginia.
  • Minimum 1 year long term care experience.
  • Minimum 1 year Medicaid experience.

Division Highlights:

Optima Health Community Care is a Commonwealth Coordinated Care Plus (CCC Plus) Medicaid plan for many older people and those with disabilities. CCC Plus is a Medicaid managed care program through the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS).

With Optima Health Community Care, members benefit from an individualized, fully-integrated program with a state-wide network of providers. As an Optima Health Community employee, you will join a care team committed to providing customized and personalized support and services in the community that our members can count on. Optima Health is a service of Sentara Healthcare, so joining Optima is joining the Sentara Healthcare family.

Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

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