To Help Serve the Lowell Region we welcome all candidates that also Speak Khmer, Spanish or Portuguese
SUMMIT ELDERCARE (www.summiteldercare.org)
Fallon Health’s – Summit Elder Care program one of the largest PACE programs (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) in the country and the very first PACE program in the nation to be associated with a Health Plan. Summit ElderCare currently already serves residents of Hampden County, Worcester County, and the communities of Easthampton, Granby, Hudson, Marlborough, Southampton South Hadley and Middlesex and Essex County. We help give elderly adults and their caregivers an innovative choice in health care as a welcome alternative to nursing home care. Participants in Summit ElderCare have access to most medical services through a Summit ElderCare site while they keep living in their own homes and communities.
FALLON HEALTH (www.fallonhealth.org)
Founded in 1977, Fallon Community Health Plan is a nationally recognized, not-for-profit health care services organization. From traditional health insurance products available throughout Massachusetts for all populations, to innovative health care programs and services for independent seniors, Fallon Health supports the diverse and changing needs of all those it serves. Consistently ranked among the nation’s top health plans, Fallon is the only health plan in Massachusetts to have been awarded “Excellent” Accreditation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products.
Provides program level guidance and recommendations relevant to the provision of clinical and nursing services. Oversees implementation of discipline specific policies and procedures. Responsible for the operations of the PACE center clinic. Oversees all nursing services provided to the participants at the center. Supervises and directs RNs, LPNs and Health Aides assigned to the ADHC. Functions as the Assistant Program Director as needed/assigned.
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
BSN strongly preferred.
License: Licensed as an RN in Massachusetts
Certification: CPR certificationor willingness to be certified.
Experience: At least two years of managerial experience working with frail elders in a health care setting. Ambulatory clinic experience is helpful but not essential.