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Community Health Home Specialist

Community Health Home Specialist

Category 
Clinical
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Department 
Behavioral Health Home
Work Schedule 
day time

More information about this job

Overview

The Behavior Health Home team is an integrated team of providers using a health home model. The team will include a multidisciplinary set of providers including a Clinical Team Leader, a Primary Care Physician/APRN, a Psychiatrist, a Nurse Care Manager, Team Nurse, Licensed Social workers, Community Health Home Specialists, and Engagement Specialists. This team will increase consumer access to integrated mental health & primary care by using a health home model to support the recovery of this high risk population. This team will also be using innovative technology-based resources to manage health outcomes.

 

The Community Health Home Specialist position will work to coordinate integrated primary and behavioral healthcare services to promote continuity of care and improved health outcomes.  To develop skills including self-care, daily life management, problem-solving, wellness and disease management using structured interventions for attaining goals identified in the recovery plan and the monitoring of progress in achieving those skills.

 

 

Responsibilities

  • Assisting clients with their recovery plan goals and monitoring progress
  • Ability to manage caseload and meet service delivery requirements
  • Accurate, timely progress notes and reports/documentation

Qualifications

  • Completed Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology, or related behavioral health field
  • Must be eligible for the Indiana Community Health Worker (CHW) Certification. For details of the certification requirements go to www.chwcrs.org to ensure you meet the eligibility. Being CHW certified is a plus, but CHW training will be provided to those hired.
  • Must hold a valid driver's license with acceptable driving record and provide own, insured, transportation

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