LVN or LPT needed in Pasadena, CA
Pasadena, California | Full-Time Temp-to-Hire
We are hiring for a full time temp/ temp to hire LVN or LPT to work in Pasadena.
This is a M-F position 8: 30AM-5PM
Hourly Rate $17 an hour
SUMMARY: The Wellness Care Coordinator will be based in the Adult Center and will work with all programs to support homeless patients who have been diagnosed with diabetes and referred by a local Federally Qualified Health Center RN Case Manager. The Wellness Care Coordinator will work with previously pre-screened homeless patients participating in the Wellness Care Coordination Model to support primary healthcare and social service needs.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Accept, screen, and process referrals received from RN Case Manager.
- Conduct intake and enrollment with eligible clients, including: assisting clients with gathering program eligibility documentation, and completing program intake forms.
- Provide enhanced linkage to primary healthcare and social service support through the program annually.
- Patients in need of housing and social services will be offered these services
- Assist clients with accessing temporary housing until permanent housing is secured.
- Conduct comprehensive bio-psycho-social assessments.
- Develop individualized collaborative service plans for program participants.
- Strive to recognize the best in each patient and support the meaningful change they seek through building relationships and utilizing motivational interviewing techniques and strength based case management techniques.
- Meet with each patient on regularly scheduled basis and document progress and strength in progress notes/HMIS.
- Provide home and field based services as appropriate and transport program participants, as needed, to essential appointments that support their wellbeing.
- Assist program participants with their physical and mental health needs by providing support and linkage to appropriate services.
- Complete and submit required weekly and monthly program reports.
- Proof of graduation from an approved nursing program with an associate’ s degree or equivalent.
- California license as a RN, LPT, or LVN.
- Minimum of two years nursing experience working with clients who are very low income and/or experiencing homelessness.
- Two years-experience in case management or related role strongly desired.
- Skilled in use of Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint), and HMIS Homeless Management Information System.
- Knowledge of the dynamics of chemical dependency, mental disorders and the effects of homelessness.
- Bilingual in English/Spanish preferred.
- Knowledge of specific needs experienced by person living with diabetes.
- Possess valid California driver’ s license and have access to properly registered vehicle.
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