Greater Elgin Family Care Center (GEFCC) is a multi-site federally qualified health center providing comprehensive medical, dental and behavioral health services within the Chicagoland area. Our mission is to provide quality, affordable health care for all including those without the ability to pay. We currently have health centers in Elgin, Wheeling, Hanover Park, Streamwood, Sycamore, DeKalb and McHenry. We are financially and programmatically stable and are continuing to grow. We are Joint Commission Accredited and are PCMH Certified. For more information, I encourage to visit our website, http://www.gefcc.org.
This is a great job opportunity for a Care Manager who is either experienced or is looking to get into the medical field. In this position, you’ll be able to contribute to your community and make an impact in a patient’s life. If this is you, keep on reading.
This position is responsible for facilitating coordination and continuity of care for all GEFCC patients.
How You'll Help Patients
Facilitates patient referrals to specialty care.
Assist patients with Prescription Assistance Programs (PAP).
Assists patients in obtaining prior authorization for diagnostic studies.
Facilitates coordination of care to achieve individual patient clinical measures.
Ensures compliance with GEFCC quality assurance and risk management standards.
Performs community outreach and education creating linkages to other health facilities, physicians and social agencies to increase awareness of GEFCC’s activities and presence in community.
Reports to all scheduled work sites and shifts on time and fully prepared to engage in all job responsibilities; location of work sites and shifts will change at the discretion of the supervisor.
Engages in all offered training, consultations and supervisions made available. Fully and professionally respond to and implement directives and advice offered by all supervisory and training personnel, as we as professionally offered feedback from coworkers.
Perform other duties as assigned
Perks Just For You:
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Life Insurance, Short-term and Long-term Disability
Paid-Time Off (Vacation, Sick, Personal, Holidays)
What You'll Need
High School Diploma or GED Certification is required; associate or bachelor degree is preferred.
Excellent communication skills.
Computer and office software proficiency.
Bi-Lingual in Spanish and English
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.