Clinical Site Director - Leominster MA - Growing Elder Service Pace Program

Fallon Community Health Plan Leominster , MA 01453

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

About Fallon Health

Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation's top health plans, and is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products. For more information, visit fallonhealth.org.

About Summit ElderCare:

Fallon Health operates the largest Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in New England and the fifth largest in the country. Called Summit ElderCare, Fallon's PACE helps provide older adults and their caregivers with a welcome alternative to nursing home care. Participants in Summit ElderCare have access to comprehensive medical services and social support at a Summit ElderCare site while they keep the independence of living in their own homes and communities.

Summary:

We are Searching for a Strong Clinical Leader with a good business acumen to oversee one of our PACE Centers (Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly). Fallon Health's Summit ElderCare Program is a Community-Based integrated care model with a mission to support seniors in the community as an alternative to nursing home care. Our focus is on caring for older adults in an environment that helps to optimize their quality of life and independence by helping them to stay in their homes and communities.

The ideal candidate must have supervisory experience working in an Integrated & Value-based care model, a Strong Clinical background, solid Business Acumen, with Proven Leadership in the areas of communication, conflict management, and personnel management.

Bachelor's Degree in a related field is Required. Master's Degree preferred.

Responsibilities

Primary Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates all program services, activities and day-to-day operations of the PACE center including: referral and intake, health monitoring, personal care, rehabilitative services, recreational activities, nutrition, transportation, care management and business administration.

  • Recruits and hires staff. Supervises and evaluates Clinical Nurse Manager, Social Workers, Office Coordinator, Activities Coordinator, Rehab Lead, and Dietician. Indirectly supervises professional and non-professional staff including, but not limited to Provider staff, administrative support staff, medical assistants, nurses, social workers, activities assistants, rehab staff, health aides and others.

  • In collaboration with the Summit ElderCare Executive Director, prepares the annual budget for the site and conducts ongoing monitoring of all expenses.

  • Conducts site specific staff and management meetings.

  • Plans and implements appropriate staff development and support activities.

  • Oversees site specific safety and emergency evacuation plans.

  • In collaboration with the SE Director of Facilities Management, oversees maintenance of the facility to meet necessary certification and quality standards.

  • Oversees and participates in establishing and implementing the care plan for individual participants and ongoing care management.

  • Facilitates daily interdisciplinary team meetings.

  • Ensures close coordination between participant, family, program staff, primary medical providers and external providers in carrying out individual care plan.

  • Participates in quality and management committees as assigned.

  • Works closely with the SE Senior Director of Operations in the development and ongoing monitoring of contracted services. Monitors quality of service provision, authorizes payments to contractors and reports concerns in a timely manner to the SE Senior Director of Operations.

  • Participates in marketing and outreach activities and contributes to the development of the annual marketing plan. Meets with Enrollment staff to ensure coordination of effort as it relates to enrollment targets and provides feedback in a constructive and timely manner.

  • Acts as a liaison with community agencies as appropriate. Represents PACE center

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Clinical Assistant Growing Elder Care Services Program Leominster MA

Fallon Community Health Plan

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 4/16/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-07-15T00:00 Overview About Fallon Health Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those we serve. In addition to offering innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, we excel in creating unique health care programs and services that provide coordinated, integrated care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation's top health plans, and is accredited by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products. For more information, visit fallonhealth.org. About Summit ElderCare: Fallon Health operates the largest Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in New England and the fifth largest in the country. Called Summit ElderCare, Fallon's PACE helps provide older adults and their caregivers with a welcome alternative to nursing home care. Participants in Summit ElderCare have access to comprehensive medical services and social support at a Summit ElderCare site while they keep the independence of living in their own homes and communities. Position Overview: The clinical assistant performs clinical and administrative duties under the direction of the Clinical Nurse Manager, assists the MD/DO, NP and/or RN in administering care and treatment to participants including but not limited to phlebotomy and EKG in an expeditious, courteous and professional manner, facilitating a smooth flow of healthcare practices, providing basic and direct care to participants as directed, and ensuring a good patient care experience in the PACE clinic. Responsibilities * Verifies patient information by interviewing patient; recording medical history; confirming purpose of visit. * Prepares patients for examination by performing preliminary physical tests; taking baseline vitals; reporting patient history summary. * Secures patient information and maintains patient confidentiality by completing and safeguarding medical records; completing diagnostic coding and procedure coding; keeping patient information confidential. * Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by establishing and following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations. * Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock and reporting to Clinical Manager when below PAR levels; * Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs. * Updates job knowledge by participating in continuing educational opportunities; reading professional publications. * Serves and protects the medical practice by adhering to professional standards, policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements. * Demonstrates an ability to relate well to participants; anticipates their needs and encourages independence. * Assists participants with personal care needs such as dressing, toileting, bathing, grooming and other needs as identified in the care plan. * Carries out clinical tasks such as assessment of vital signs, urine testing, foot care, simple dressings, catheter care, CD bag changes, hot packs and delivery of laboratory specimens. * Assists participants in completion of PT/OT maintenance therapy program including, but not limited to, exercises and ambulation, as assigned. * Documents all care rendered in the electronic medical record. * Works as a member of the clinical team to provide high quality, t Fallon Community Health Plan Leominster MA

Clinical Site Director - Leominster MA - Growing Elder Service Pace Program

Fallon Community Health Plan