|Title:||Caseworker I/PASRR Diversion Services Coordinator|
|Location:||San Angelo, Texas
Preadmission Screening and Resident Review (PASRR) is a federally mandated program that is applied to all individuals seeking admission to a Medicaid-Certified nursing facility, regardless of funding source. The PASRR Diversion Service Coordinator will assist in administering the PASRR Level 1 (PL1) to all individuals seeking entry into a nursing facility. The position will require working with nursing facilities, individual’s family members/LARS in educating them on community living options. The PASRR Diversion service coordinator will identify available community living options, services and supports to assist the PASRR service coordinator and other LIDDA staff who are facilitating diversions. They will review the individual’s admission to ensure that the community living options, services and supports that could provide an alternative to nursing facility placement have been explored. They will report to DADS the number of individuals from a nursing facility to the community. The PASRR Diversion Service Coordinator will carry a small caseload.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Bachelor or advanced Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in social, behavioral, or human service field including psychology, social work, medicine, nursing, rehabilitation, counseling, sociology, human development, gerontology, educational psychology, education, and criminal justice.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Valid Texas driver’s license and must be insurable on the Center’s insurance. No more than 3 moving violations in the last 3 years, must have proof of current liability insurance.
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Prefer one (1) year experience in like or similar position, either public or private. Education will be considered in lieu of experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: Demonstrated, either through experience or education, ability to work in a rapid pace environment in an organized and professional manner. Has experience in coordinating and/or providing services to individuals with IDD, including those with complex medical needs, in the community. Ability to self-monitor production and quality with minimal assistance. Basic knowledge and familiarity with data systems including business software such as Microsoft Word and Excel. Ability to develop productive relationships with individuals and family members that focus on individual specific outcomes. Ability to recognize and coordinate issues between service systems, and to advocate effectively for individuals served. Organizational and typing skills are a must. The ability to communicate both verbally and in writing. The ability to work as a team member in a diverse environment interfacing with both internal and external customers.
|Hours:||Monday - Friday, 8am - 5pm|
|Address:||1501 W. Beauregard
San Angelo, Texas, 76901
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