Community Support Case Manager

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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 10/16/2016

First Home Care - VA, MD, DC WASHINGTON, DC

Company
First Home Care - VA, MD, DC
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
205315
AJE Ref #
576169005
Location
WASHINGTON, DC
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Description:
First Home Care is one of the largest Mental Health
providers in the Washington DC Metro area. We provide
services that enable youth, families and adults to
receive the care they need in their homes, communities
and schools, reducing the need for hospitalization and
out-of-community placement. Our programs offer
free-standing, independent levels of care. As such, they
provide ancillary treatment to support programs of
Social Service agencies, special education programs and
office based therapies.
We are currently seeking Community Support Workers for
our DC location to work as a member of a unique mental
health team providing services to Children and Families
in communities, homes and schools.
Job Responsibilities:
* Contact s families within 48 hours of case
assignment.
*
Engages at least one time per month with all
families, collaterals and mental health team members
* Completes Calocus/Locus assessment as required.
*
Facilitates and coordinates with TTC treatment plan
meetings every 180 days for each consumer on their
case load.
*
Maintains appropriate communication with direct
supervisor including returning phone
calls/emails/texts within a timely manner and
notifying supervisor of leave prior to the absence
*
Fully trained (or in training) as a Facilitator and
facilitates FTMs as required by supervisor
* Attends all clinical team meetings for his/her
clients
*
Displays knowledge of interventions and implements
them in accordance with the treatment plan and with
fidelity to the practice principles.
*
Assists family to locate and appropriately use
community resources, agencies, organizations and
team members to coordinate services and monitor
progress toward treatment goals
*
Completes and submits all documentation in
accordance with specific deadlines, including but
not limited to progress notes, monthly notes,
discharges and service referrals
*
Records accurate and complete information in the
client clinical record in accordance with DBH, FHC,
and Medicaid guidelines
*
Ensure completion of required annual assessment
which includes transportation as needed
We are in partnership with Universal Health Services
(UHS), one of the nation's largest and most respected
health care management companies, operating through its
subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health
facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in
1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000
employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or
purchase health care properties in rapidly growing
markets and create a strong franchise based on
exceptional service and effective cost control. Our
success comes from a responsive management style and a
service philosophy based on integrity, competence and
compassion.
Benefits!!
First Home Care offers employees working full-time a
robust compensation and benefit package to include:
Health and Prescription Coverage, Dental, Vision,
Long-Term Disability, Short-Term Disability, Life, AD&D,
Flexible Spending Accounts, 401k with matching
contributions, Stock Purchase plan, Employee Assistance
Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Legal
Plan, Long-Term Care Insurance, Critical Illness,
Accident Coverage, Auto and Home Insurance and even Pet
Insurance!!!
Requirements:
Education/Skills:
*
Bachelor s degree with related training; or
Bachelor s degree in a clinical related field.
Master degree preferred
*
Two years working experience in a clinical field
with at-risk youth preferred
*
Must possess knowledge of community resources and
how to access such resources; family dynamics;
crisis intervention/management; and strong
organizational and communication skills.
*
Must have valid license, insurance and reliable
transportation
*
Makes a positive first impression with clients, team
members and outside agencies and presents a
professional image as reflected in the employees
work attire and demeanor.
*
Treats others as guests. Maintains positive team
relations with all staff, customers and clients.
Regularly offers assistance to others.
*
Is an effective communicator and maintains a
professional and courteous manner in all customer
interactions. Effectively communicates with the
clients, family members, and co-workers and outside
agencies.
*
Turns negative service into positive attitude.
Handles stressful situations in a calm and
professional manner.
*
Takes direction well and maintains a courteous and
professional manner in all customer interactions.
Cooperates with supervisor and positively accepts
assignments given. Regularly offers assistance to
others team members.
*
Projects a positive attitude. Demonstrates an
attitude of wanting to find a positive workable
solution/approach to a problem. Shows a positive
attitude towards work schedule, assignments and
co-workers.
We are in partnership with Universal Health Services
(UHS), one of the nation's largest and most respected
health care management companies, operating through its
subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health
facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in
1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000
employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or
purchase health care properties in rapidly growing
markets and create a strong franchise based on
exceptional service and effective cost control. Our
success comes from a responsive management style and a
service philosophy based on integrity, competence and
compassion.
Benefits
First Home Care offers employees working full-time a
robust compensation and benefit package to include:
Health and Prescription Coverage, Dental, Vision,
Long-Term Disability, Short-Term Disability, Life, AD&D,
Flexible Spending Accounts, 401k with matching
contributions, Stock Purchase plan, Employee Assistance
Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Legal
Plan, Long-Term Care Insurance, Critical Illness,
Accident Coverage, Auto and Home Insurance and even Pet
Insurance!
Please join us for our Open House Career Fair!!
When: Friday, October 14, 2016
Where: 1012 14th St. NW, 8th Floor Conference Room
Washington, DC 20005
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bring your Resumes and come Dressed to Impress! We will
be doing on the spot interviews!