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Behavioral Health Care Manager, Health Homes Program

  • Job Tracking ID: 512329-660931
  • Job Location: Temecula, CA
  • Job Level: Any
  • Level of Education: Any
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: January 09, 2019
  • Years of Experience: Any
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Program Director, this position is responsible for working effectively with, and as part of the CB-CME to provide high quality, effective care management to Health Homes Program (HHP) members. Care management is broadly defined, and can include outreach and engagement to members, engaging members in skilled therapeutic interactions to promote health behaviors, other behavioral health interventions within scope, coordination of care, resource linkages, working with other professionals and organizations in the community to ensure quality of care for members, seamless transitions of care, and facilitating the right care and the right time for the member. This position works collaboratively as part of the Community- Based Care Management Entity (CB-CME) team, members and families, and other professionals, in addition to working collaboratively with the designated PCP care team.

Experience and Skills:

Education/License: Masters in Social Work or a Marriage and Family Therapist Degree (MSW or MFT) and registered with the BBS obtaining hours for licensure required. A valid California driver’s license, a reliable car, and valid automobile insurance are also required. Neighborhood Healthcare will verify these requirements, as automobile travel within the Inland Empire required.

Experience: Minimum of (3) three years of experience performing or facilitating Behavioral Health services in a health clinic/psychiatric hospital medical facility, or health care clinic strongly preferred. Familiarity with Managed Care and discharge planning is preferred. Experience working successfully within a team, and experience in developing and maintaining effective relationships with both clients and coworkers is mandatory. Experience in clinical services, both mental health and substance use preferred; experience in motivational interviewing and/or other evidenced based communication strategies highly preferred.

Knowledge/Skills Required: Highly skilled interpersonally, with excellent relationship skills. Knowledgeable and skilled in evidenced based communication such as Motivational Interviewing, or similar empathy-based communication strategies. Highly skilled in interpersonal communication, including resolving conflict with co-workers. Able to sufficiently engage members and providers on the phone, including developing effective relationships that are phone-based. Understanding of and sensitivity to multi-cultural community. Deep understanding and knowledge of mental health and substance use conditions, including both acute and chronic management of. Skillful in informally and formally sharing expertise. Awareness of the impact of unmitigated bias and judgement on health; commitment to addressing both. Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred. Must be able to work as a member of a highly autonomous team, executing job duties and making skillful decisions as an independent team. 


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