Screening Specialist - Dane County

Wisconsin

Remote position available

Job Description

TMG by Magellan Health is seeking a Screening Specialist who resides in Dane County, Wisconsin, with preference to candidates who live in the Madison area.

This position is responsible for completing the Adult Long-Term Care Functional Screens (LTC-FS) for participants of the IRIS program. This includes completing annual rescreens and any change in condition screens using the Adult LTC-FS tool. This position requires travel throughout an assigned area in Wisconsin.

Essential Functions

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  • Complete the Adult Long Term Care Functional Screen (LTC-FS) for IRIS participants as required and outlined in the Wisconsin Adult LTC-FS Instructions. This includes completing collateral contacts to verify screen findings with IRIS Consultants, MAPC agencies and day programs and verifying diagnosis information with physicians and or SSA.
  • Comply with documentation and program regulations, guidelines and meet screening quota.
  • Maintain screening skills by participating in weekly team meetings, monthly All Screener Meetings, quizzes and testing.
  • Collaborate on the development, process improvement and ongoing quality management of services and related materials/ products.
  • Provide data reports and summaries as needed.-Other duties as assigned by management.

General Job Information

Title

Screening Specialist - Dane County

Grade

20

Job Family

Clinical Services Group

Country

United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date

2/27/2019

Date Requisition Created

2/26/2019

Minimum Qualifications

Education

Bachelors (Required)

License and Certifications - Required

DL - Driver License, Valid In State - Other

License and Certifications - Preferred

LTCFS - Long Term Care Functional Screen Certification - Care Mgmt

Other Job Requirements

Responsibilities

  • Bachelors degree in a health or human services or related field.
  • Must pass the Wisconsin Adult Long-term Care Functional Screen certification modules (80% or higher on each module) within first week of hire and maintain certification as a screener. Preference will be given to candidates who are currently certified or who have been certified in the past.
  • Minimum of one year of experience working with one of the three target groups served by IRIS.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills; strong attention to detail.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Good organizational and time management skills.
  • The ability to work cooperatively as part of a team or autonomously.
  • Flexibility in the work environment and willingness and ability to adapt to changing organizational needs.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license, maintain adequate auto insurance for job-related travel and ability to travel within Wisconsin and other states as necessary.
  • Demonstrated computer and software skills required; proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and other software.

Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Every employee must understand, comply and attest to the security responsibilities and security controls unique to their position.

“I receive a high level of support from our Senior Management Team to execute on our vision. They are always accessible and approachable, something I’ve found to be very unique to Magellan.”