The Center for Urban Community Services (CUCS) seeks an Evening Medication Case Manager to support the extensive medication monitoring system at its Prospect Place shelter for homeless, mentally ill women. Hours are 4pm to 12am Monday-Friday.
Prospect Place is a 90 bed recovery oriented housing placement program located at 174 Prospect Place in Brooklyn, NY. Program services include: housing placement, comprehensive health, mental health, and case management services. Prospect Place operates 7 days per week with 24 hour clinical and security staff. The program is readily accessible by public transportation.
The Medication Case Manager is responsible for working along side the site’s medication team, which includes a LPN and 2 other medication Case Managers, to monitor all aspects of the medication process for the shelter residents. Assistance with Self Administration of Medication is a fundamental part of our program model. The Evening Medication Case Manager will monitor clients self administering their medication, seek out clients and provide counseling to encourage medication compliance, assist with ordering and receiving of medications. Additional tasks include escorting, coordination with onsite providers, and opportunities for on-site groups. The Evening Medication Case Manager will work along side all staff to help our clients live full and satisfying lives in the community; helping their team and program to function well and meet their contractual obligations; and striving, as appropriate to their role, to fulfill the CUCS programs’ core purpose, core values and vision statements.