Employment Opportunities

Applicants must download and complete a SWODA application and submit a resume. You may email, mail or drop off in person.

Email: marsha@swoda.org

Mail: SWODA, attention Marsha Shelton, P.O. Box 569, Burns Flat, OK 73624

In Person: SWODA, 420 Sooner Drive, Burns Flat, OK

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POSTED: 5/17/202

FULL TIME POSITION – Patient Navigator

South Western Oklahoma Development Authority (SWODA) Western Oklahoma Opioid Response Program is accepting applications for a Behavioral Mental Health Patient Navigator to help assist patients in need of Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) using telehealth on a mobile medical unit. The position will provide care coordination to individuals seeking substance use disorder treatment, facilitate communication between patient, family members and healthcare providers to ensure quality of care. Responsibilities will also include coordinating appointments and receipt of additional services. Applicant must demonstrate effective and accurate verbal, written and electronic communication, and participate in mobile clinic initiatives and operations.

Contractual agreements of this program are subject to the Federal Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID vaccine regulations. Proof of vaccination will be required.

Education/Experience:

High School Diploma, Bachelor’s Degree in a healthcare-related field preferred, Board Certified Patient Advocate (BCPA) Certification, experience, and knowledge of all aspects of the healthcare system.

Complete job description is available on request. Application can be printed from www.swoda.org/employment-opportunities. Submit application and resume to SWODA, attention Stephanie Haworth, HR, PO Box 569, Burns Flat, Oklahoma 73624 or email to stephanie@swoda.org. Interviews will be conducted by appointment only.

SWODA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, or other non-merit factor.


POSTED: 5/17/2022


Medicaid Case Manager

The South Western Oklahoma Development Authority (SWODA) is seeking qualified individuals as a case manager providing services planning to the frail, elderly and disabled. Applicants who are certified case managers for the Medicaid Advantage program are preferred. SWODA's home office is located in Burns Flat. We are looking for exceptional employees to help us expand our Case Management services in western Oklahoma in multiple locations.

We are looking for a Case manager to enhance the quality of member management, maximize satisfaction and promote cost effectiveness. The successful candidate will be accountable for the full member care cycle. Case manager duties include assessing, planning, implementing, monitoring, and evaluating actions required to meet the client’s health and human services needed. A certified case manager is a plus.

Responsibilities

· Conduct a member assessment.

· Develop a member plan of care describing goals and implementation alternatives to reach desired goals and document completion and monitoring of these goals.

· Monitor service delivery and evaluation of member care plan and member satisfaction with service.

· Maintain, organize, and protect member records.

· Help clients make informed decisions by acting as their advocate

· Develop effective working relations and cooperate with care partners throughout the entire case management process

· Make the extra effort and interact with members to keep track of their progress and to ensure satisfaction

· Record case information timely and accurately complete all necessary forms, billing, and reports

· Adhere to professional standards as outlined by protocols, rules and regulations

Skills

· Proven working experience in case management, including as a nurse, medical, mental health care manager, or a related job

· Excellent knowledge of case management principles, healthcare management and reimbursement

· Effective communication skills

· Excellent organizational and time management skills

· Problem solving skills and ability to multi-task

· Compassionate with teamwork skills

· Current license, certification, or registration

· BS degree in related healthcare field


SWODA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, or other non-merit factor.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $17.41 per hour


POSTED: 5/17/2022


Full Time Position – Coalition Coordinator

South Western Oklahoma Development Authority seeks a qualified individual to fill the position of Coalition Coordinator for community-based prevention services for Canadian, Harmon, Jackson, and Kiowa counties.


Requirements:

This position is responsible for providing substance misuse information to the public through policy changes, working with diversity and multi- disciplinary teams, and public promotional events. The successful candidate will be responsible for understanding program needs and responding accordingly.


Qualifications:

Coordinator must be detail-oriented, experienced in program management and development procedures. Excellent time-management, organizational skills, ability to budget, track and report expenditures, tech savvy, proficient in MS Office, outstanding verbal and written communication skills are necessary. Education consists of a bachelor’s degree in business administration and/or experience in related field.

Application available at www.swoda.org. E-mail or mail completed application form and resume to attention of Stephanie Haworth, Human Resources Coordinator, stephanie@swoda.org, PO Box 569, Burns Flat, OK 73624. Best-qualified applicants, based on review of application documents received, will be interviewed by appointment only. SWODA is an equal opportunity employer.


POSTED: 05/02/2022

CASE MANAGER

The South Western Oklahoma Development Authority (SWODA) is seeking a qualified individual as case manager providing service planning to the frail, elderly and disabled. Applicants who are certified case managers for the Medicaid ADvantage program are preferred. SWODA service area covers the counties of Beckham, Custer, Greer, Harmon, Jackson, Kiowa, Roger Mills, and Washita. Home base office for this position will be in Burns Flat, Oklahoma.

Complete job description is available on request. Application can be printed from www.swoda.org/employment-opportunities. Submit application and resume to SWODA, attention Marsha Shelton, HR, PO Box 569, Burns Flat, Oklahoma 73624 or email to marsha@swoda.org. Interviews will be conducted by appointment only.

SWODA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, or other non-merit factor.


POSTED: 04/25/2022

PLANNER POSITION

SWODA Area Agency on Aging is accepting applications for Planner position to assist with responsibilities and functions of AAA under supervision of the Director. Emphasis will be on area plan development for sixteen county area, project monitoring, resource development using data collection and analysis while identifying needs of low income, minorities, and frail/disabled elderly. Responsibilities also include providing technical assistance to contracting agencies, conduct/and or arrange for training for project staff or community agencies. Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, communication and organizational skills are a must.

SWODA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, or other non-merit factor. Complete job description on request. Submit resumes and applications to SWODA, Marsha Shelton, HR, PO Box 569, Burns Flat, Oklahoma 73624 or email to marsha@swoda.org

Education/Experience:

Bachelor degree from accredited college in business, planning, social work, human relations, public health or gerontology preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience.