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24 Hours Case Manager

24 Hours Case Manager

Job ID 
2017-1831
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-NJ-Camden
Posted Date 
10/10/2017

More information about this job

Overview

PT 24 Hours Weekly/3 Days Case Manager

Residential Program @ Virtua in Camden

 

MUST have masters in human service or related field

Responsibilities

  • Assist families in completing behavior rating scales.
  • Assists the clinician in the gathering of information from children, parents, day-care providers, school personnel, counselors, etc. at admission/Intake.
  • Acts as a liaison between referral sources, the patient and family and the program. Follow-up with referral sources regarding intake cancellations/no shows and to give updates on waiting lists.
  • Assist clinicians in case management duties such as scheduling patient appointments, requesting documentation, etc.
  • Complete discharge follow-up phone calls.
  • Observe individual and family sessions with children and parents/guardians.
  • Participates in the development of the treatment plan.
  • Provide case management services including: education, coordination, referral administration, and monitoring.
  • Facilitates and supports psycho-educational groups.
  • Accurately records daily patient progress in the medical record as well as completing other required paperwork.
  • Assist in helping staff with daily occurrences such as de-escalating crises, helping dispense supplies, resources, lunch, organizing information for resource room, etc.
  • Assist in basic data gathering on performance improvement initiatives, quality assurance, and/or social problems.
  • Provide training to community groups, agencies and other professionals about health care issues and community problems.
  • Active participation in coordination of special program events (e.g. Open House, Art Show).
  • Maintain familiarity with professional and self-help systems in the community and will assist the client in using those services when necessary.
  • Participate in weekly supervision.
  • Rides along with the van driver to transport patients to and from program as needed.
  • Complete certification in the CPI and Handle with Care behavior management systems.
  • Able to maintain strict confidentiality and professional/ethical standards required by state and federal statues and by those standards accepted for counseling and social work place.

Qualifications

  • Masters in a human service-related field (social work, mental health counseling, human development, psychology, sociology, etc.).
  • Certification in CPR and first aid.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work with a diverse team.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:  

 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

 

EOE M/V/F/D