|Title:||Care Manager - Outpatient Services - VR 0311 [PRN]|
Provides advocacy, coordination and continuity of evidence-based care for individuals and families in need through a collaborative process of triage, assessment, planning, and communication. Participates as member of a multidisciplinary treatment team. Reports to the unit/department supervisor. Bachelor's degree in a Human Services related discipline and at least one year experience in the mental health field. Ability to analyze, interpret clinical records, procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports and document clinical activities and effectively communicate verbally with, provide information to, and respond to questions from managers, patients, service providers, managed care entities, family members, and other stakeholders. Must be capable of lifting 50 pounds of dead weight alone. May be required to complete standing presentations. High-paced, collaborative team performance with the emphasis on critical thinking and decision-making with guidance from program supervisor/manager.