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Service Coordinator II (McAllen TX area) - McAllen, TX #4034352


Company: Centene Corporation

Date: 10/13/2017

Category: Computer Software

City: McAllen, TX

Description:


Position Purpose: Determine needs and eligibility of members for various services through field-based collaboration with medical, behavioral, and social support staff. Conduct screening and risk assessment interventions per program guidelines.


Conduct in-home face to face member assessments and telephonic outreach


Document assessments and contacts, develop and approve service plans, and ensure authorizations are completed


Conduct follow-up contacts or in-person visits to determine if services meet member s needs


Assess member s medical, safety and support service needs and coordinate the delivery of services


Provide education related to member s health condition and care


Assist with modification and management of care plans under the direction of Registered Nurse in conjunction with member, medical consenter or caregiver, Department of Family and Protective Services caseworker and family, if applicable, as well as the managing physician


Maintain case record documents and enter information in an automated system, establishing a record for each member receiving services


Coordinate member care through collaboration with community outreach and member advocates, assigned service coordinators, and/or case managers


Educate providers and community resources on program components and available support services


Educate members to foster compliance with program and positively impact outcomes


75% travel required


Qualifications:


Education/Experience: Bachelor s degree in Social Work, Health Services, Behavioral Science or related field, or equivalent experience. 2 years of experience in a managed care environment or working with people with disabilities and vulnerable populations who have chronic or complex conditions. Other state specific requirements may apply.


Licenses/Certifications: LPN, LVN, LCSW or RN preferred. Current state driver s license.


Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.


Job: Clinical & Nursing


Organization: Superior HealthPlan


Location: Texas-McAllen


Requisition ID: 1073818


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