Company: Adapt Community Network
Location: New York
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Why Join ADAPT? It's more than a job; it's a calling. It's where
passion meets purpose. ADAPT Community Network, formerly United
Cerebral Palsy (UCP) of NYC provides a multitude of services to
people with developmental disabilities. At ADAPT, we are 3,000
strong, and it takes every one of us to empower the lives of the
people we support. With caring and great resources at hand, we know
what it takes to help people live fuller, happier, healthier lives.
Our employees show their commitment to the people we support every
day, and we all deliver on our promise to provide innovative and
comprehensive services to individuals with developmental
disabilities. For your next career move, apply with us at ADAPT
Community Network! Wherever you work among our many locations
around New York City, ADAPT offers paid training, competitive
benefits, and we foster a team culture of learning, support,
collaboration and career growth.' SUMMARY Under general
supervision, is responsible for the development and implementation
of the Individualized Service Plans for individuals and their
advocates in accordance with the regulations and requirements of
the applicable governmental and other regulatory agencies within a
residential setting. Provides case management services to assigned
individuals and determines individual aptitudes, interests and
preferences. Identifies appropriate service providers and links
individuals with providers. Coordinates services and monitors
individuals satisfaction with the services. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND
RESPONSIBILITIES The duties and responsibilities of the Case
Manager will include, but are not limited to the following:
Provides social services to each resident directed toward
maximizing his/her social functioning, enhancing coping capacity of
his/her family, asserting and safeguarding his/her human and civil
rights and those of his/her family and fostering their human
dignity and personal worth. Develops and monitors individual
treatment plan in accordance with regulatory and agency policy.
Participates in interdisciplinary planning. Interprets, documents
and follows up on all recommendations of interdisciplinary team
meetings. Chairs all meetings of the interdisciplinary team.
Includes channels of communications and consultation with residence
staff and professional staff to interpret and explain residences
psychological needs as he/she progresses through habilitation.
Develops goals and activities generated by interdisciplinary team.
Produces an active treatment plan schedule for each individual
served. Documents comprehensive functional assessment and review of
plan of care as needed. Ensures proper data collection through
observation and in-service training. Assists in all activities of
daily living and participates in activities outside of residence
i.e. shopping, trips swimming pool as needed. Supervises Residence
Program Specialists in implementation of active treatment plans.
Makes regular and meaningful family, resident and agency-wide
contacts. ADAPT Community Network is proud to be an equal
opportunity employer and is committed to creating an inclusive
environment for all employees. Qualified candidates of diverse
ethnic and racial backgrounds and status are encouraged to apply
for vacant positions at all levels
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