Requisition ID: 67877
Ministry: Presence Holy Family Med Cntr
Location: Presence Holy Family Med Ctr
100 North River Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016 United States (US)
Department: 20110105 Substance Abuse Intake-HFMC
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time
Employment Type: Regular
Thank you for your interest in pursuing Behavioral Health opportunities with Amita Health.
Are you looking for a career that will give your life purpose? Are you looking for a career choice that will affect peoples' lives in a positive way?
If so, we have the right opportunity for you. Here with Amita's Behavioral Health departments we give you an opportunity to have a rewarding career not just a job. Our goal is to help our associates grow their careers with our focus on development, a team orientated atmosphere and our goal to create a great place to work. Here, you can make a difference by doing the work that you love while making a significant impact on people's lives and the communities we serve.
The Behavioral Health Case Manager Provides various supportive behavioral health services to a diverse client population.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Provides and coordinates a continuum of treatment services onsite and/or in the community designed to maintain and enhance the well-being of persons with a diagnosis of mental illness, with dual diagnoses, or persons experiencing an acute life crisis.
Provides assessment and linkage of clients to services including but not limited to assistance in obtaining food, housing, medication assistance, entitlements, and referrals for co-morbid conditions
Provides education about and advocacy within systems involved in the clients' life, including but not limited to the criminal justice or child protection systems, mental health systems, or medical systems
Assists clients with accessing entitlements such as victim compensation, U-Visa, disability compensations, or other entitlement that would support the client's care and rehabilitation as needed.
Communicates consistently and effectively with collateral agencies/contacts regarding client service needs and disposition
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree in social work, counseling, health education, human services or a related field required.
Minimum one year of experience in the provision of direct patient services in a social service, mental health,
rehabilitation facility or related allied health care setting required
One to three years of experience of this type preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office software
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Required: Valid driver's license, proof of automobile insurance and access to transportation may be required.
Required: Crisis Prevention Institute Certification required within 90 days of hire.
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (preferred)
Business Unit: Presence Holy Family Med Cntr
Job Function: Behavioral Health
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability