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Elder Services of Berkshire County
73 South Church Street
PITTSFIELD, MA 01201
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Company Description:
The mission of Elder Services of Berkshire County, Inc. is to provide Berkshire elders, caregivers, and individuals with disabilities the opportunity to live with dignity, independence, and self-determination, and to achieve the highest possible quality of life.

Excellent Benefits include Health Insurance, Free Dental Insurance for Full-time positions, Vision Plan, Pension Plan, Life Insurance, Twelve Paid Holidays, three weeks paid Vacation in the first year, Sick and Personal Days, Employee Assistance Program. Public Services Loan Forgiveness Program may apply.
Hospital Liaison
To Commensurate With Experience
Pittsfield
Full Time
Human Services
Nonprofit
Some College Coursework Completed
Required
2+
Bilingual Spanish - Preference: Nice to have

The Hospital Liaison (will participate in the hospital discharge planning process, working collaboratively with the Case Management Department at the following Berkshire Health System (BHS) facilities; Berkshire Medical Center (BMC), Fairview Hospital (Fairview), and North Adams Regional Hospital (NARH) to promote skilled nursing facility diversions. The Hospital Liaison will assist case management staff in connecting individuals to home and community-based services and will spend time each week at each facility. Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or a related field and two years relevant experience or completed an approved practical nurse diploma or certificate program and have a current and valid Massachusetts LPN license. Bilingual Spanish candidates with experience in acute care settings are preferred. Ability to build positive, productive relationships with care teams, service providers, and coordinators of other formal supports, such as DDS and DMH case managers. Excellent computer and assessment skills are required.  

**This is a grant funded position through 3-31-2025**

Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or a related field and two years relevant experience or completed an approved practical nurse diploma or certificate program and have a current and valid Massachusetts LPN license.