Thursday , February 9 2023

State of Nevada Government Jobs For Health Care Coordinator 1

Website State of Nevada

Job Description:

​​​​​​Aging and Disability Services Division (ADSD) is recruiting for multiple Health Care Coordinator 1 positions located at the Community Based Care Unit (CBC) in Reno, Nevada.  This recruitment may be used to underfill Health Care Coordinator 2 positions.  Progression to the next level may occur after meeting the minimum qualifications, satisfactory performance, and with endorsement of the appointing authority.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Health Care Coordinators perform professional work related to program operations and auditing providers to ensure compliance with program policies and regulations.
  • They evaluate individuals referred to the medical services program and provide ongoing case management services to Medicaid eligible clients; evaluate the need for medical services, treatment, equipment and supplies and authorize payment; screen individuals to determine appropriate level of care in nursing homes;
  • Review programs to ensure services are being provided in a cost effective manner;
  • Participate in program development by providing input on policies and procedures, forms, medical coverage and system enhancements.
  • ADSD positions assigned to the CBC ensure a coordinated support system to meet the needs of at-risk elderly and disabled persons by providing case management and essential services to recipients of CBC programs statewide to facilitate community integration and avoid institutionalization.
  • Responsibilities include case management, assessment, eligibility determination, development, implementation, and oversight of the plan of care, home visits and documentation utilizing a web-based case management software system.

Job Requirements:

  • Professional Licensure or certification as a social worker, nurse on in a medical specialty issued by the appropriate licensing board in the State of Nevada at the time of appointment.
  • Incumbents must maintain professional licensure or certification in their specialty as a condition of continuing employment.
  • A valid driver’s license or evidence of equivalent mobility is required at the time of appointment and as a condition of continued employment.
  • A State of Nevada/FBI background check will be required of the selected applicant at the cost of the applicant.
  • This position is required to travel up to 50% of the time

Job Details:

Company:  State of Nevada

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Reno, NV, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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