Case Manager, Single Site
ACMH

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Post Date: Sep 24, 2019
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: $39,301.00
Location: US - New York - New York
Job Reference: - n/a -
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Description
Reports to: Program Director 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.
? Administers standardized health screening tools
? 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 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 Staff Person”
? Duties as assigned by supervisor.


Skills
B.A. in psychology or a human services related field. A.A. degree in psychology or a human services related field with a minimum of 3 years of experience working with adults with serious mental illness. Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Notes
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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