Clinical Manager
Pathways CA
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Post Date: Jul 15, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 8/1
Salary: DOE
Location: US - California - Los Alamitos
Job Reference: 1366608
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Description
Peer Mentoring Services

The Peer Mentoring Program is a peer run program that assists consumers with mental health conditions to pursue recovery goals.

Track 1 – Assists Adults and Older Adults with serious and persistent mental illnesses linked with county and county-contracted Mental Health Clinics with recovery goals.

Track 2 – Assists Adults and Older Adults with serious and persistent mental illnesses pending discharge from Psychiatric holds from County Crisis Stabilization Units and regional hospital emergency departments with linkage to mental health services to pursue their recovery goals.

Track 3 – Assists Adults and Older Adults with serious and persistent mental illnesses who are pending discharge from emergency departments and are homeless or at risk of homelessness.


ABOUT YOUR ROLE

Oversees all aspects of the clinical services of a clinic
Consults with superior on a regular basis to keep her/him up-to-date on program performance and needs
Facilitates regular meetings to ensure staff is kept well informed and provides treatment team leadership
Provides direct client care as assigned, which may include individual, family, group therapies, discharge planning, and phone contacts to parents and referral sources
Coordinates with outside clinicians, medical director, and/or nurse regarding client treatment issues, professional consultations, or medication evaluations
Completes and submits to superiors all required reporting to include Quality Assurance reports
Completes utilization reviews on program clients and documents appropriate
Collaborates with Program Director for the establishment of clinical program content and delivery of service
Audits client charts regarding clinical documentation
May provide consultation/education to community service clubs, organizations, human service agencies, hospitals, and various county departments
Participates in program development and interacts with other staff regarding difficult cases and psychiatric emergencies
Maintain and ensures HIPAA, ethical standards and professional boundaries with all staff and clients
Responsible for adhering to department budget and may participate in development of such
Performs administrative functions consistent with the needs of the program
Participates in program staff and planning meetings as required

Skills
Minimum of five years of experience with inpatient, outpatient, and/or mental health care and two years post-licensure experience required.      
Must have direct clinical and case management experience, group leadership experience and knowledge regarding rehabilitation philosophy.


Notes
Short Doyle knowledge preferred and First Aid Certification may be required.
Strong clinical and interpersonal skills, ability to lead and direct work of others and excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Intermediate level PC skills required.
Excellent organizational skills, interpersonal skills, computer skills and communication skills are a must.
Ability to effectively prioritize and manage time



Contact Details
Name: Oscar Plata
Address: 4281 Katella Avenue, ## 201
City: Los Alamitos
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 90720
Country: United States
Ph: 3233847824