Providence Health & Services Case Manager in Kodiak, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Case Manager (Community Support Program, Day Shift, 1.0 FTE, Full-Time) to Providence Kodiak Island Mental Health Center at Kodiak, Alaska.

We are seeking a Case Manager to work under the direction of the CSP Team Leader and in cooperation with Mental Health Clinicians and/or the CSP Team to provide assessments, interventions, and support to Emotionally Disturbed or Chronically Mentally Ill adults and/or children. The Case Manager provides a safe and supportive environment for clients, completes functional assessments, plans for interventions, plans and organizes interdisciplinary team meetings, links clients with services, monitors client progress towards meeting identified individual goals, and functions as an advocate for client rights. The Case Manager provides clients with the training of critical skills identified as necessary for the individual to function in his/her living, working, learning, and social environments. The Case Manager shares on-call services with the CSP Case Management staff on a rotating basis.

In this position you will:

  • Develop a mutual and reciprocal relationship with clients and their families when appropriate based upon respect for the uniqueness of each individual. Provides a structured environment and maintains therapeutic rapport.

  • Conduct comprehensive, individualized psychosocial (functional) assessments with clients to determine case management interventions, symptom control, rehabilitation needs, and crisis intervention. Develop an individual written service plan which identifies treatment needs based on client identified problems. Works closely with the Mental Health Clinicians and/or CSP Team to implement specific interventions as outlined in the treatment service plans.

  • Coordinate all services identified in the psychosocial (functional) assessment and service plan, linking clients with other providers and community agencies as necessary.

  • Deliver mental health rehabilitative services, including case management, individual development, family skill development, group skill development and recipient support services. Services will be provided in the most appropriate location.

  • Provide a reliable communication link to other rehabilitation staff, outpatient therapy staff and staff psychiatrist regarding clients on their caseload. Function as a member of the Center interdisciplinary treatment team. Provides a reliable communication link to Business Office staff and the Center Manager regarding client financial and living arrangements.

  • Provide skills training, psycho-education groups, and support as needed and as outlined in the individualized service and rehabilitation plans.

  • Provide documentation of all client contact in accordance with state regulations and Center policy. Participate in the continuous quality improvement process when requested. Maintains a current status of all client files. Review service providers for updated documents and ensures that each client maintains a current status with all service providers and entitlement agencies.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor of the Arts (B.A.) or Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Degree in a behavioral health or education field

  • Experience working in a behavioral health

About the department you will serve.

Providence Strategic and Management Services provides a variety of functional and system support services for all eight regions of Providence Health & Services from Alaska to California. We are focused on supporting our Mission by delivering a robust foundation of services and sharing of specialized expertise.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Social Work / Care Management / Counseling

Location: Alaska-Kodiak

Req ID: 189968