Home Health Coordinator, PACE Program in West Palm Beach, FL at MorseLife Health System

Date Posted: 7/9/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Express Your Inner Greatness at MorseLife. Be part of our PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) Program with sites in West Palm Beach and Delray Beach.  PACE is a managed care plan for seniors age 55 and older who are nursing home-eligible, but prefer to remain at home with healthcare and related services. 

 

As part of our PACE team, you will help seniors age in place, in their own homes, by providing community-based health and wellness services. Join us now to improve life for patients and families who depend on us to be great at what we do. 

 

Teamwork. Passion. Impact. Leadership. Quality. Customer Focus. These are more than just our guiding attributes. They’re the values shared by each member of our team – and the principles behind our success as a 5-Star, Gold Seal, nationally recognized senior care provider. If these traits resemble you as a whole, you may be an excellent match for our most current opportunity:


PACE - Home Health Coordinator



 

In this role, you will be responsible for managing the intake and enrollment process for new PACE program participants. 

How to make an impact:

  • Assess the homecare needs of PACE participants, and develop specific plans of care.
  • Maintain an awareness of participant/family/caregiver needs and problems.
  • Coordinate and authorize all durable medical equipment, consumable supplies, environmental adaptations and other home services.
  • Coordinate scheduling of outside agency staffing and agency education, specific to PACE requirements.
  • Perform computer entry to document participant care and demographic data, timesheets, care plans and reports.
  • Distribute all changes of information to IDT members.
  • Communicate and collaborate with members of the IDT in delivery of services to patients/families. Actively participate in Interdisciplinary team meetings.
  • Review invoices for homecare services.
  • Maintain vendor information.
  • Conduct annual homecare service agency audit.
  • Process service requests for homecare needs as required.
  • Facilitate coordination, delivery and pickup of DME/supplies.
  • Ensure Vendors receive complete and accurate information to facilitate service delivery including items needed and ordered, date and initial order number, time needed and other special information.
  • Liaise with other community services and resources to ensure that other resources are identified and initiated, if appropriate.
  • Provide information and education to individuals and groups in the community, as required and requested.
  • Assist with PACE promotion in the community and intake duties for new enrollees.
  • Perform other related duties as required.

Job Requirements

What you’ll bring to the table:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred. High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.

  • One to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • At least one year experience working with the frail elderly is required.

  • Valid Florida Driver’s License.
  • Developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Effective multi-tasking and problem solving skills.
  • Bilingual (Creole/English) a plus.

 

Our PACE model of care is centered on the belief that the well-being of seniors with chronic care needs, and their families, are better served in their own communities whenever possible. So bring your high energy, positive, collaborative attitude to deliver our model and provide high quality care and satisfaction to our participants.

MorseLife is ideal for professionals looking to express their own Inner Greatness. Has your Inner Greatness yet to be noticed? Come join our team and we’ll help you make an impact and surpass even your own expectations!

Apply now!

MorseLife is an Equal Opportunity Employer