Navigator - LPN in Amherst, NY
Fallon Health Weinberg Posted: 2023-03-14
Amherst, NY 14068
We are growing and have multiple needs including Navigator Licensed Practical Nurse for our Growing Elder Service Program
About Fallon Health Weinberg - PACE: Fallon Health Weinberg-PACE is a long-term care program for older adults who need a nursing-home level of care, but wish to stay living at home and in their community. We are a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), providing complete medical care and support services so you or your loved one can remain living safely at home. All care is coordinated and provided by an interdisciplinary team specializing in geriatric care, who work with participants and their caregivers to create an individualized care plan.
Navigator LPN -Fallon Health Weinberg MLTC - Be Part of a Great Care Team !
Summary: The Navigator helps the primary care provider, care manager, community liaisons and other providers know at all times what is occurring with the Member and their status. Responsibilities include: placing referrals and following up to ensure services are in place as per the individual care plan; coordinating and documenting Inter-Disciplinary Care Team meetings, facilitating data transfers and ensuring the Centralized Enrollee Record (CER) and Core System is up to date. The Navigator works closely with the Care Manager. The Navigator refers to the Care Manager whenever clinical decision making is required. In order to effectively advocate for Enrollee needs, the Navigator makes in home visits/long term care facility visits with/without the Care Manager to fully understand an Enrollee/member care needs.
The Navigator seeks to establish a relationship with the Enrollee/member/caregiver(s)/facilities to better ensure ongoing service provision and care coordination, consistent with the member specific care plan.
- High School graduation
- Graduation from an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse Program
- Current NY Driver’s License
- Current license to practice as an LPN in the state of NY
- 1 year job experience in a medical related field or with a healthcare payor company a plus.
- Experience with telephonic/ person interviewing skills
Benefit Include: Health Insurance, Paid Time-Off, 401k
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