Intensive Care Manager - Child in Rocky Hill, CT at Beacon Health Options

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

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ABOUT THE POSITION

We are currently seeking a dynamic Intensive Care Manager to join our team at our office in Rocky Hill CT.  The ICM clinician is responsible for applying specialized care management techniques in the clinical management of intensive, chronic, or complex cases and when an individual experiences barriers to recovery.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Services as a resource to members and providers telephonically for information or clinical process via the Call Center protocols. The majority of the ICM work is done telephonically.
  • Collaborates with the Department of Children and Families and the Department of Social Services as necessary to establish treatment opportunities for Members
  • Participates in multidisciplinary team reviews on a regular basis  to review existing care plans to ensure they adequately address the behavioral health needs including complex behavioral health issues
  • Participates in a Geo-Team approach to care management to enhance Member treatment by identifying resources, access to care,  identifying barriers to care and gaps in services
  • Responsible for the intensive care management of designated Members who meet ICM criteria in a designated local service area; will at times work out of a local area office when space is available
  • Responsible for managing a written ICM plan which reflects the Member’s needs. Existing care plans may be reviewed with providers.

Position Requirements:

Education: This position requires a Master’s Degree and independently licensed in one or more of the following: Social Work-LCSW, Licensed Professional Counselor-LPC, License Drug and Alcohol Counselor - LADC, Marriage and Family Therapist-LMFT, or Registered Nurse-RN.

LicensureConnecticut licensure    

Relevant Work Experience:   Five (5) years’ experience in the behavioral health field with two (2) years post master’s degree experience in the delivery of social work/counseling services in a behavioral health care or home health setting is required. Knowledge of local community resources is essential.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  •  Working knowledge of care management principles and practices, cost containment principles
  • Excellent PC skills, analytical and problem solving skills needed.

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