Qualified Mental Health Specialist - Community Case Managers
Location: Work with clients in the community COVID-19: Must be fully vaccinated
Community Behavioral Health Center (CBHC), a leading community mental health provider in northeast Ohio, is seeking several Qualified Mental Health Specialists (QMHS) to join our team - especially multi-lingual candidates proficient in Spanish, Somali or Swahili. As a Specialist, we will train you to work with clients in an outpatient setting as part of a multi-disciplinary treatment team.
We have several positions available! Special consideration given to those with foreign language skills including Spanish, Pashto and Dari!
DESCRIPTION The successful candidate will support clients with serious mental illness to successfully integrate within their community. The QMHS will provide intensive case management services including facilitating linkages between CBHC, healthcare providers and other community services. The QMHS is an integral member of client-centered treatment teams and monitors services provided by other staff in following clients’ progress towards their goal of well-being and independence. This is a wonderful opportunity to have a positive impact on these client populations.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Works with clients to assess strengths, abilities, needs, and preferences.
Promotes recovery-based care by helping clients with practical information and life skills.
Coordinates, makes referrals, or arranges for appropriate community resources as needed.
Maintains communication with clients, family members and ancillary service providers to assure responsiveness to client needs.
Advocates for clients to ensure equal access to services and equity of treatment.
Maintains appropriate medical records and completes billing documentation in a timely manner.
Strictly adheres to client’s rights, confidentiality and HIPAA compliance.
Able to drive personal automobile with a valid Ohio driver’s license, insured vehicle and safe driving record
Sensitivity to diverse populations
Knowledge of benefits and entitlements such as SSI/SSD helpful
TO APPLY Send brief cover note and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org HR – Case Manager in the Subject line