BSW, BA : BiblePhiladelphia Biblical University Onondaga Community CollegeBible
AS : Human ServicesHuman Services
accounts receivables, Administrative Assistant, agency, bi, case management, cash flow, Child Care, contracts, clients, customer service, delivery, homecare, insurance, Letters, Director, marketing, meetings, office, mill, presenter, Programming, safety, Social Services, Supervisor, Supervision, team work
Key role in building and maintaining census to fullest capacity and profitability, example: over an 8 yr.
period increased resident pop.
from 14 individuals to over 80 increasing income from approx.
to over $17 mill.
Securing new revenue by establishing new contracts with funding streams through private sector insurance sources as well as public sector sources such as commercial insurance companies and county children and youth agencies, county developmental disability agencies as well as state medical insurance programs.
Coordinating interagency partnerships and alliances to maximize efforts of increased admissions and productive discharges.
Created team work effort with in departments overseen by myself, and interdepartmentally through out the agency as well as.
Maintained maximum marketing through out region, interstate and intrastate.
Negotiated new rates of reimbursement as well as maintaining routine and annual requirements of existing contracts and rates with funding streams.
Oversaw and maintained required state and county as well as private sector program regulations.
Interviewed and trained newly hired employees.
Set up and implemented new programs in new facilities in various regions of the state, Supervised Soc.
and Programming staff, maintaining county and state regulations as well as safety of residents there.
Opened and established new branch office.
Interviewed and hired homecare aids and skilled nurses.
Assessed and processed new clients for intake.
Managed office and customer service support person.
Performed marketing activities, open houses, made regular visitations to outreach healthcare organizations.
Developed resources for new referrals.
Director Professional & Community Affairs January 2003 to January 2011Pediatric Specialty Care / Cambridge Point Pleasant / Pt. Pleasant Pediatric Special Care － PA
Supervise Director of Social Services, Supervise Program activities department, oversee referrals and admissions of pulmonary impaired medically complex and technology dependent children and young adults, inform families of program and delivery of care, maintain communication after admission for related concerns of care, provide pre-placement tours, handle authorizations of care or Letters of Agreement through insurance companies, negotiated contracts and rates with payers, marketing seminar presenter for organization to case managers, discharge planners, member of development and expansion team for organization.
Cataloging and organization of contracts and assisting in accounts receivables in maintaining cash flow.
Director of Social Services January 1996 to January 2003Holland-Glen － Pipersville, PA
Supervision of Social Services Social Workers, Records/Administrative Assistant, case management for individuals in a residential facility for long term care of mentally challenged and pulmonary impaired medically complex, technologically dependent, and behaviorally complex individuals in community homes; direct and coordinate all admissions, marketing seminar presenter for to case managers and discharge planners at healthcare agencies and insurance comps.
Director of Residential Treatment / Intake Supervisor of Residential Treatment / Residential Treatment Social Worker / Foster Care Supervisor Social Worker Intake Supervisor January 1981 to January 1996Bethanna － Lancaster, PA
As Foster Care Supervisor Supervised 7 social workers, organized two annual social events for foster parents and their children, managed office and daily operation of services to clients and families, facilitator for monthly foster parent support group, held weekly staff meetings and individual social worker meetings.
As Director of Residential Treatment of up to 55 beds in residential treatment; up to 8 beds in Independent Living, up to 6 beds in Emergency Shelter, supervised Child Care Coordinator, Social Work Supervisor, Food Service Manager, Emergency Shelter Social Worker and Residential Treatment Social Workers, directed weekly staff meetings of both childcare workers and social workers, weekly group social workers meetings and bi-monthly child care supervisors meetings for the individual children's units on the campus, coordinated and oversaw training program for the RT staff, coordinated and oversaw each child's school placement with public and on campus approved private school.
Assured Individual Education Plans were current and effective.
As for intake / discharge for up to 50 beds in residential treatment and 4 beds in supervised independent living, supervised three social workers, attended court hearings at Philadelphia Family Court, and handled all hospitalizations of children in crisis.
Access, Conshohocken, PA board member for 7 years, and Access President of board for 4 years
Professional Organization Membership: 1991-present National Association of Social Workers