Medford- Care Coordination- Nassau & Suffolk Regions
Ozone Park- Care Cooridination- Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, Manhattan & Suffolk Regions
Provide care coordination and health promotion to individuals with severe mental illness and/or have 2 or more chronic health conditions. This will include linkage to behavioral, medical, residential, social, financial, and vocational resources; collateral contacts with both behavioral and medical treatment follow up with referral and treatment appointments, and education of health promotion and preventive care. The care manager will communicate with the treating clinicians to discuss enrollee’s care needs, conflicting treatments, change in condition, etc. which may necessitate treatment change (i.e., written orders and/or prescriptions).
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree or a CASAC with at least 2 to 5 years of experience serving people with mental illness, developmental disabilities or alcoholism or substance abuse. Clean, valid NYS Driver’s License preferred. Fingerprinting, criminal record check, and an approval from NYS Office of Mental Health