Community Connections, a not for profit community behavioral health care organization in Washington, DC, seeks a Clinical Care Coordinator, who is a member of the Health Home team, and in collaboration with Nurse Care Coordinators and a Primary Care Liaison, works to integrate mental and physical health care for adults with serious mental illness and significant health concerns. Care Coordinators each serve 50 consumers and collaborate with internal and external treatment team members, identify resources, and reduce barriers for consumers to improve mental and physical health functioning.
Primary responsibilities include:
assisting consumers in acquiring skills and resources necessary for successful community living that promotes identified physical and mental health outcomes.
provide support, consultation, and education to members of the consumers' network including family.
Participate in coordination of care activities to link consumer to appropriate community resources.
Provide transition of care support during hospitalization or emergency room visit in collaboration with Health Home team
Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology or relevant human services discipline. Candidates must have a reliable vehicle and clean driving record as some of the work is done in the community and involves transporting consumers.
To apply please email Rebecca Wolfson Berley, LICSW at firstname.lastname@example.org