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Case Manager
Job#: 184386
Positions: 1
Posted: 04/22/2013
Job Type: Full Time
Location: Valhalla, NY (White Plains)
Department: Westchester
Category: Clinical
Salary: Salary
Benefits: Full Benefits
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Job Description

Liberty Healthcare Corporation is seeking a Case Manager for The Westchester Behavioral Health Center.  This professional clinical position is responsible for providing case management and discharge planning services for adult patients in the inpatient unit.  The Case Manager will be a key member of the treatment team and its process.

Liberty Healthcare Corporation is a leading provider of advanced treatment delivery systems for the public and private sectors in community and facility settings.  Certified by The Joint Commission for our healthcare staffing program, our organization has achieved its leadership position by an unwavering commitment to our mission of providing healthcare management solutions of the highest quality that are customer-focused, cost-effective, gainful, and outcomes oriented.  We’re looking for people who embrace our mission and core values, take pride in their profession, have a passion for excellence, and a drive for results.  If you’re looking for a challenging opportunity, where you can make a real difference, we’re looking for you! 
   
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
•Provide clinical support and backup to other clinical staff as needed.
•Actively participate in multidisciplinary team processes, including individualized treatment planning, case reviews, behavioral reviews and discharge planning.
•Work with relatives and others concerned in making psychiatric treatment plans effective and interacts with community agencies involved in patient’s care and discharge procedures.
•Contribute in staff meetings, case conferences, case presentations, and training activities.
•Provide training and consultation to direct care staff on therapeutic and milieu methods and procedures.
•Prepares patient records and required treatment records and maintains required documentation of work activities.
•Perform administrative duties as a member of the treatment team including discipline specific reports, attending staff meetings, and providing technical assistance.



Minimum, Knowledge, Skills, and Ability Requirements:


•The incumbent must have knowledge of crisis intervention principles, practices and case management.
•Knowledge of medical and pharmacology terminology.
•Skills to detect unusual patient behaviors through observing people who are at risk because of health problems, drug abuse or other health related problems.
•Good writing skills to document patient’s condition, treatment and care plan in records.
•Establish and maintain effective interpersonal relationships with patients, co-workers, supervisors, physicians and the general public and work in a treatment team environment.
•Knowledge of Joint Commission standards preferred.
•Commitment to enhancing cultural competency.

  

Compensation/Benefits: Hiring the preeminent candidates, investing in their continued success, and rewarding their ongoing contribution are at the core of our belief system. 



Liberty is proud to offer:


•$35,000 annual compensation.
•Full comprehensive benefits package.
•240 hour paid time off including personal, sick, vacation and holiday time.
•401 K



Click here for an overview of benefits offered to full-time Liberty Healthcare employees at Westchester Behavioral Health Center. or copy and paste this URL into your web browser - http://www.libertyhealthcare.com/upload/307.pdf                                                                       



 Liberty Healthcare Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

For consideration apply through this link: 

https://www.hirebridge.com/v3/application/applink.aspx?cid=6506&jid=184386

 

Skills/Requirements

Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a human service related field.
  • One (1) year experience providing behavioral health services preferred.
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