SASI is the premier independent, nonprofit home care agency in the Chicagoland area. The Program Coordinator—Home Care position, a nonexempt and full time position, is an integral position providing excellent and compassionate care for our clients. The Program Coordinator reports to the Program Manager for Home Care. Responsibilities include:
Performing client intakes for caregiver assignments.
Performing assessments for new clients and execute contracts with clients.
Visiting clients receiving direct care through the agency as needed or a minimum of every 90 days (Supervisory visits).
Providing direction to caregivers for home care provider activities.
Scheduling services for clients by caregivers using agency’s scheduling software.
Enforcing agency’s policies and licensing requirements which relate to clients, caregivers and office staff.
Serving as a resource to clients, family members, and caregivers.
Representing the agency in the community by participating in presentations, special events and professional meetings.
Assuming weekday and weekend rotational on-call responsibilities with other Program staff for emergency situations of home care service.
Assuming other duties as assigned.
Interest in working with older adults.
Significant experience with Microsoft Windows Office (Word, Excel & PowerPoint).
Ability to learn home care service delivery software.
Superior listening, customer service, and organizational skills.
Ability to develop professional rapport with clients and their families, caregivers and social service providers and other professionals.
Willingness to learn the Illinois Department of Public Health’s Home Health, Home Services, and Home Nursing Licensing Rules and Regulations.
Available for weekend on-call rotation.
Ability to lift 30 pounds.
Fluent and proficient in English.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits package
About SASI-Services for Adults Staying in Their Homes
Services for Adults Staying in Their Homes-SASI is a licensed home care agency located in Evanston, IL. A community nonprofit, SASI was founded in 1975. SASI offers two core programs, providing Home Care for older adults who, due to aging, injury or illness, need assistance to stay safely in their homes; and Senior Connections, a volunteer program offering companionship to older adults at no charge.