Case Manager, Scattered Site

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $46,350
Maximum: $46,350

Published

10/30/2018

Address

New York
New York
United States

Description

ACMH, a well-respected not-for-profit which promotes the wellness and recovery of persons with mental illness living in New York and is a leader in the provision of outreach and engagement, care management, rehabilitation, and supportive housing is seeking a Case Manager, Scattered Site- Manhattan, Bronx, & Queens.

Function: Provides case coordination and delivers community rehabilitation services

Tasks:

  • Conducts home visits on a regular basis for assigned case load.
  • Obtains psychosocial histories and conducts functional skills assessments.
  • Establishes and maintains liaison with primary provider of psychiatric care.
  • Assures access to psychiatric, substance abuse and medical services, and entitlement benefits.
  • Monitors client medication, including adherence and side-effects.
  • Develops an individualized rehabilitation plan (Service/Support Plan) in accordance with client needs, strengths, and goals and in consultation with the treatment team and others of the client’s choice.
  • Delivers community rehabilitation services according to individual need, including: Assertiveness/Self Advocacy Training, Community Integration Services/Resource Development, Daily Living Skills Training, Health Services, Medication Management Training, Parenting Training, Rehabilitation Counseling, Skill Development Services, Socialization, Substance Abuse Services, and Symptom Management.
  • Documents client response to service, progress and regressions, and regularly updates the Service/Support Plan.
  • Trains clients in safety procedures and conducts fire drills and self-preservation tests.
  • Prepares residents for transition to independent living and makes necessary referrals.
  • Facilitates crisis intervention in the event of an emergency.
  • Staffs Emergency Cell Phone on a rotating basis.
  • Maintains client charts and submits necessary notes and reports, including incident reports, in compliance with agency procedures
  • Oversees maintenance of apartments, inventories furniture, and alerts program director of maintenance problems.
  • Attends in-service training as requested by supervisory personnel.
  • Provides coverage as needed for other staff on the program team.
  • Serves as “Qualified Mental Health Specialist”.
  • Duties as assigned by supervisor.


Qualifications: Possess a Master’s degree in psychology or a related field or a Bachelor’s degree in psychology or a related field with significant experience in the field.


Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

jobs@acmhnyc.org
http://www.acmhnyc.org

Email a resume, cover letter and contact information for 3 professional references to:


Sharon Royer

Director, Human Resources and Information Management

Email: Jobs@acmhnyc.org


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