The Purchase Area Development District is a partnership organization that offers support to city and county governments in the eight-county region of far western Kentucky. We provide opportunities for community leaders to gather, share common concerns, and create innovative approaches to local and regional challenges.
We offer a diverse collection of services, touching every aspect of life in the Purchase. Human support, community support, information, and special projects - - the blending of these offerings provides a well-rounded approach to meeting the current and future needs of our region. The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer and offers an attractive compensation package
Case Manager / Service Worker
Participant Directed Services: Area Agency on Aging & Independent Living
Posted: November 22, 2017
The Purchase Area Development District is seeking an individual to work with Medicaid eligible persons in the state Participant Directed Services (PDS) program. The Service Advisor (Case Manager) is responsible for on-going case management functions for residents in the eight county Purchase District.
The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree or higher in a health or human services field and have at least:
1) One year of experience in a health or human services field;
2) Or the educational or experiential equivalent in the field of aging or disabilities.
3) Or, be a registered nurse who has at least two (2) years of experience as a professional nurse in the field of aging or disabilities.
4) Or, have a Master’s degree in a health or human services field.
Responsibilities include working with consumers and/or their representatives to assure compliance with program regulations, and visiting each consumer monthly. Skills needed include excellent verbal and written communication, self-direction, excellent organizational skills, efficiency, ability to relate to other professionals, and well developed computer skills. A working knowledge of the Medicaid Waiver and/or Case/Care Management experience is a plus. The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer.
Send cover letter and resume to:
Att: Human Resources
Purchase Area Development District
PO Box 588
Mayfield, KY 42066
The PADD is an EOE/AA/ADA employer. Position will remain open until filled.
Title VI Notice of Protections Against Discrimination
The Purchase Area Development District operates its programs without regard to race, color, and national origin. To request or receive additional information on its discrimination obligations, including its complaint procedures, please contact the person listed below:
Jennifer Beck Walker, Executive Director
1002 Medical Drive
PO Box 588
Mayfield, KY 42066
To file a discrimination complaint, the written complaint must be filed to the address above within 10 days of the alleged discrimination. To accommodate limited English proficient individuals, oral complaints to be documented and/or translated may also be give at the above address. Written complaints may also be filed with the US Department of Transportation/Federal Transit Administration (FTA), no later than 180 days after the date of the alleged discrimination, unless the time for filing is extended by FTA.