Life Services Manager - Community Health Choice
Community Health Choice, Inc. (Community) is a non-profit managed care organization (MCO), licensed by the Texas Department of Insurance. Through its network of more than 10,000 providers and 94 hospitals, Community serves over 400,000 Members with the following programs:
• Medicaid State of Texas Access Reform (STAR) program for low-income children and pregnant women
• Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) for the children of low-income parents, which includes CHIP Perinatal benefits for unborn children of pregnant women who do not qualify for Medicaid STAR
• Health Insurance Marketplace Plans that offer individual health coverage that includes preventive care, emergency services, prescription drugs, and hospitalization available to all, regardless of pre-existing conditions.
Improving Members' experiences is at the heart of every Community position. We strive every day to make sure that our Members have access to the high-quality health care they need and deserve.
Community is accredited by URAC for its health plan operations. We offer care management programs for asthma, diabetes, and high-risk pregnancy. An affiliate of the Harris Health System (Harris Health), Community is financially self-sufficient and receives no financial support from Harris Health or from Harris County taxpayers.
Skills / Requirements
Life Service Manager is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the department scheduling, staffing, training, accurate and timely reports, QI activities, budgets, audits, policies and procedures. The Life Services Manager will have knowledge of low income populations and will be responsible for developing strong working relationships with community based organizations that serve this population.
Master degree in Social Work, Public Health or Social Services required.
Minimum of 3 years of experience in community development, social services or working with low -income populations.
Minimum 1 year management experience.
Work Schedule: Flexible Overtime Travel
Other Requirements: Travel is primarily within Harris, Jefferson and Fort Bend Counties. Knowledge of Federal Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and community based organizations, prefer working with low income populations.