Community Based Substance Abuse Case Manager

    Merakey
    Pittsburgh, PA
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $8.20 - $19.41

    Job Description

    Merakey is seeking a Community Based Drug and Alcohol Case Manager to join our Behavioral Health Division

    POSITION OVERVIEW

    Responsibilities include but may not be limited to:

    Orient client to the knowledge of addiction as a disease and its treatment.

    Develop and implement a comprehensive service plan based on the results obtained in the assessment process.

    Update service plan as needed.

    Assesses and evaluates new target population adults by locating and linking to the appropriate resources.

    Serve as an advocate for clients

    Prepares and completes all regulatory mandated paperwork and reports, as required.

    Participates as a team member of the clinical team.

    Monitors service delivery by maintaining regular contact with the client, family, and service provider.

    Attends scheduled meetings on a regular basis.

    Maintains CQI requirements.

    Coordinate and provide access to available drug and alcohol and ancillary services such as benefits, housing, childcare, medical, mental health, transportation, legal, and employment services.

    Plan and organize work, prepare record, set priorities and maintain a caseload in an effective and timely manner with limited supervision.

    Maintain client charts with accurate and complete paperwork, file all client notes, and perform weekly chart maintenance.

    MERAKEY IS PROUD TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING BENEFITS

    Work/Life Balance

    Competitive Compensation Plans

    Opportunities for professional growth and advancement

    Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Plans

    Flexible Spending Accounts

    Short/Long Term Disability Coverage

    Life Insurance

    403B Retirement Plan (with company matching)

    Marketplace Savings Program

    Employee Assistance Program

    Wellness Programs

    24-Hour Nurse Hotline

    Tuition Reimbursement

    Generous Paid Time Off (for qualifying positions)

    Stability that coincides with working for a national leader in education and human services

    ABOUT MERAKEY'S BEHAVIORAL HEALTH DIVISION

    Merakey offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site-based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports for children and adults.

    Site/Clinic Based Services

    The Center for Hope

    Outpatient

    Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

    Parents and Children Together (PACT)

    Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)

    Psychiatric/Socialization Rehabilitation for Hope

    Residential Services for Children and Adults

    ABOUT MERAKEY

    Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country.

    We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations.

    We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.

    With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.

    Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!

    APPLY TODAY

    WWW.Merakey.org

    A Bachelor's degree in Chemical Dependency, Sociology, Social Welfare, Psychology, Nursing or related field; and 2 years direct service experience performing direct support, counseling or case management work in a drug and alcohol and or co-occurring setting.

    Posting ID: 556640913Posted: 2020-05-21