Children's Home Society of Florida

  • Targeted Case Manager

    Job Locations US-FL-Melbourne
    Job ID
    2018-3613
    # of Openings
    2
    Category
    Case Management
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Pay rate
    USD $12.98/Hr.
  • Overview

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    Do you have what it takes to reshape the future for children?

    Do you believe in empowering children and families to realize their full potential?

    Are you ready for a meaningful career that impact lives for generations?

     

    Then Children's Home Society of Florida is for you!

     

    As the leading, most reputable organization in Florida serving children and families, Children's Home Society of Florida delivers innovative solutions that transform the lives and futures of children and families.

     

    As a Targeted Case Manager you'll become a part of a strategic care team charged with overseeing the children in need, while addressing the factors that have put them at risk for out-of-home placement. Our end goal? To help create permanent, stable, and safe home environments for all of Florida's kids.

     

     

    WHY JOIN CHS?

    • Uplifting mission-driven work culture
    • Growth and professional development opportunities
    • Great benefits package, including generous paid time off and holidays
    • Opportunity to make a positive difference in children and families within your own community!

    Responsibilities

    YOU WILL:

    • Provide case management services (information, plan referral and linkages) as needed.
    • Develop and maintain clinical records and program documentation according to contract and CHS standards (assessments, treatment plans, progress notes, termination summaries, etc.)
    • Coordinate and advocate for services with other professionals and paraprofessionals.
    • Conduct community outreach as needed.
    • Arrange for transportation of clients to appointments, community agencies, etc., as needed.
    • Work with the client's family to address issues related to the client's service plan.
    • Monitor the appropriateness of services to the client.
    • Complete billing related documentation for the Medicaid billing department ensuring billing documentation is accurate and complete.
    • Utilize Evolv to document and track outcome measures, regular documentation and progress notes, demographic documentation and Child Functional Assessment Rating Scale (CFARS).
    • Participate in clinical review of client for services and enhanced placement when appropriate.
    • Participate in Family Service Planning Team (FSPT) to arrange for non Medicaid funded services.
    • Attend staffings on behalf of the client to oversee the needs of the client are being addressed fully (schools, clinical, etc.)
    • Complete documentation related to authorization for Targeted Case Manager (TCM) services.

    Qualifications

    YOU HAVE:

    • Strong organizational skills and a tireless focus on quality results
    • Exceptional leadership, interpersonal and communication skills that allow you to work well with diverse teams, clients and families
    • Resiliency, with a propensity to persevere in spite of constant change
    • A sincere passion for helping others in need

    YOU NEED:

    • A Bachelor's degree with a major in Counseling, Social work, Psychology, Criminal Justice, Nursing, Rehabilitation, Special Education, Health Education, or a human services related field from an accredited university
    • A minimum of one year full time or equivalent experience working with severely emotionally disturbed children 
    • Bilingual in Spanish preferred
    • Successful completion of AHCA-approved mental health targeted case management training within three months of initially providing Medicaid services
    • Florida Driver’s License within 30 days from hire

      - OR –

    • Bachelor's Degree in a non-human services related field
    • Three years full time or equivalent experience working with severely emotionally disturbed children
    • Must successfully complete the Certified Case Manager Certification as specified

    The annual salary for this position is $27,000.

     

     At CHS, we’ve created a workplace that supports what drives you personally and professionally. Competitive salaries … paid holidays … generous paid time off … flexible work schedules … and a sweet benefits suite that doesn’t just say we care about you, but truly demonstrates it!

    With more than 1,800 team members, CHS is the #1 provider of children’s services in the state of Florida. We’re an employer and career path of choice for any aspiring professional committed to growth and excellence. At CHS, we do good.

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