Provides Case Management in accordance with the standards of the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services.
Assists in the implementation of individualized treatment plans for patients, in collaboration with the patient, their family and provider.
Coordinates care and services for assigned patients in collaboration with the patient, patient care team, and referral services.
Coordinates patient referrals for services and performs follow-up activities as needed
Tracks and documents clinical outcomes via in-person/telephone encounters within the EHR System.
Manages patient follow-up care
Facilitates discharge planning from an ER, hospital/residential/rehabilitative setting to a safe transition/discharge where care needs are in place.
Link client with community supports to assure that needed services are provided at the time of discharge.
Refer client/family to peer supports, support groups, social services, entitlement programs as needed.
Identify resources and link client with community supports as needed
Collaborate/coordinate with community base providers to support utilization of services based on client/family need.
Must possess a bachelor‘s degree in related field
Must possess previous case management experience.
Bilingual in Spanish is preferred.
About Greater Elgin Family Care Center
Greater Elgin Family Care Center (GEFCC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization serving the medically uninsured, underinsured and publicly insured residents of Elgin, Streamwood, Sycamore and McHenry, Illinois, and surrounding communities. GEFCC is currently accredited through the Joint Commission and provides comprehensive medical, dental, and behavioral healthcare.Currently, GEFCC offers:- Well Child Care- Physicals and Immunizations- Sick Care- Child, Adolescent & Adult Psychiatry/Behavioral Health- Chronic Disease Management- Women's Health Care, Including OB- Preventive Care Services- Specialty Clinics- Specialty Education- Laboratory Testing- Diagnostic Testing- WIC Services- Medical Case Management- Family Case Management- Preventive and Restorative Oral Health Care.