Bond County Health Dept.
Excellent computer skills, patient service, and verbal communication skills for answering phones and scheduling patients required. Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced patient focused environment. Extremely detail-oriented with Dental Insurance Billing and posting experience preferred. Also, must be highly dependable, trustworthy and able to maintain confidentiality.
Bond County Health Department is looking for a full-time Family Support Specialist in their Healthy Families America Program. The Family Support Specialist/Home Visitor is responsible for providing high quality and comprehensive services to children and families enrolled in the Healthy Families Program. All services are provided at homes, shelters, transitional housing or wherever a family calls home. Associate’s degree in Human Services, Child Development, Psychology, Education or related field required or two years of related experience providing services to children and families required. Bachelor’s degree in above mentioned fields preferred. Must understand the social and economic challenges of the service area and be familiar with the community resources available for families (service area is Bond County and parts of Madison County). Valid driver’s license and access to an insured vehicle required. Also, able to travel to Springfield for multiple trainings a must.
As a member of the care team of Bond County Home Health & Hospice, you will be providing valuable health services for individuals in their home.
Plan, organize, and initiate skilled nursing services in the patient’s home. Working in coordination with the medical provider and the department’s interdisciplinary team, evaluate and adjust care to meet the patient’s needs. Provide education to the patient and their family regarding medications, medical equipment, and care. Strong interpersonal skills needed to connect and build strong relationships for a greater positive impact.
Provides assessment of the social and emotional factors relating to the patient’s illness and care needs. Participate with an interdisciplinary team of professionals in the development of an individualized, comprehensive plan of care. Develop and maintain relationships with community agencies. Links patients and their families to other resources when needed. MSW or LCSW required.
Assist with personal care and activities of daily living in the patient’s home. Maintains records of care provided. Observe, document, and report changes in the patient’s physical and mental condition. Have a strong passion to care for the sick, disabled, and elderly.
*Sign-On Bonus Eligibility: Licensed registered nurses (R.N.) hired to work in the Bond County Health Department’s Home Health and Hospice Departments may be eligible for a $5,000 sign-on bonus. The bonus would be paid during the R.N.’s first 12 months of full-time work with a two-year commitment period.
Provides assessment of the social and emotional factors relating to the patient’s illness and care needs. Participate with an interdisciplinary team of professionals in the development of an individualized, comprehensive plan of care. Develop and maintain relationships with community agencies. Links patients and their families to other resources when needed. LSW or LCSW required.
Interested candidates can send their resume or the completed attached application to the Bond County Health Department’s Human Resources Department at email@example.com or paper applications and resumes can be mailed to Bond County Health Department, Attention: Human Resources, 1520 South Fourth Street, Greenville, IL 62246. The Human Resources Department can be contacted at (618) 664-1442, extension 138.