Under the direct supervision of the Director of Integration the care coordinator will provide comprehensive care coordination services for adults and children
(3-4 days Muscatine, 1-2 Scott County)
TECHNICAL/ADMINISTRATIVE/CLINICAL: (Total Weight of 100) Demonstrates competence in the skills, (processes, procedures, and equipment) necessary to carry out assigned duties as identified below. Demonstrated competence in recognizing and responding to patients physical, mental, emotional and developmental needs should be evaluated in relation to the patient populations served as appropriate for each responsibility.
Principle Duties and Responsibilities of Care Coordinator
Duties of Care Coordinator for Eastern Iowa- See duties under 1. above.
EDUCATION, TRAINING & EXPERIENCE: Requires a BA, BS, BSW in behavioral healthcare services related field, or a practical nurse (LPN) licensed under the Nursing and Advanced Practice Nursing Act (225 ILCS 65) with 2 years supervised experience in mental health or human services, or a certificate of psychiatric rehabilitation from a DHS approved program plus a HS diploma and 2 years experience in providing mental health or human services, a recovery support specialist certified and in good standing with the Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Association, plus one year experience providing mental health services, or minimum of five (5) years supervised experience in mental health or human services and a HS diploma.
KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES & SKILLS: Demonstrates an ability to apply critical thinking and problem-solving abilities to a range of client situations; has the ability to accurately collect and assess information; can develop treatment plans and interventions with clients; possesses interpersonal skills, professional attitude and understands the ethical standards of behavioral healthcare. Is able to recognize signs of suicidal behavior and assess for lethality.
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS: Valid Driver's license.