Practice Administrator

Practice Administrator

Note: This position does not offer H-1B Sponsorship

JOB PURPOSE: The purpose of this position is to have operational and strategic responsibility for the primary care and specialty provider practices at Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, including the planning, program development, recruitment, retention and leadership activities required to make the service a success clinically, financially and operationally.

EDUCATION:  Possess a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Health Administration or related field. 

PREFERRED: Master’s Degree

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION:  None

EXPERIENCE:  Minimum five (5) years of experience in healthcare administration.  Practice Management leadership experience preferred.

KNOWLEDGE: Possess a working knowledge of operations of a primary care service; cost accounting; quality assurance and program development; health care industry; third party reimbursement and managed care.  Strong leadership and interpersonal skills.  Knowledge of healthcare regulations and compliance standards.  Knowledge of practice revenue cycle.  Excellent organizational and problem-solving abilities.  Proficiency in using healthcare information systems and technology. 

SHIFT: 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM     STATUS: 40 hours (full-time)

Primary/Specialty Care Case Manager

The purpose of the Case Manager is to provide care management services for high-risk patients in the Primary/Specialty care population and work with behavioral health agencies outside the Nathan Littauer Hospital Primary/Specialty Care system to coordinate PCP services for the agency’s high-risk population.

EDUCATION: 

  • Possess a High School diploma or equivalent.  Graduate from an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse program. 

PREFERRED: 

  • Possess an Associates’ Degree with a focus on Care Management or related discipline
  • Possess Improvement; Quality Improvement and Patient Centered Medical Home recognition is highly preferred.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION:

  • Possess current NYS license for Licensed Practical Nurse.

EXPERIENCE: 

  • Possess prior Care Management experience.

SHIFT:  8:00 AM – 4:30 PM              STATUS: 40 HOURS

Director of Recreation Therapy

Nathan Littauer Nursing Home

The purpose of the Director of Recreation Therapy is to provide a strong, well-organized recreation program to meet the social, emotional, physical and cognitive needs of the residents seven (7) days a week taking into account the individual resident’s special physical or age-related needs. To develop programming to stimulate individual interests in meaningful activities.  To provide a therapeutic environment for all residents. 

  • Possess a Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a major in therapeutic recreation or a major in recreation with an option in therapeutic recreation.
  • Prefer Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in therapeutic recreation or a major in recreation with an option in therapeutic recreation.
  • Certification as a Recreation Therapist.  Clearance through the New York State Control Register or Child Abuse and Maltreatment.
  • Prefer three (3) years experience as a Recreational Therapist.
  • Possess a working knowledge of Federal and State Medicare and Medicaid conditions of participation; New York State Codes, Rules and Regulations.

Status:  8:00am – 4:30pm (40 hours)  Hours will fluctuate depending on departmental needs.