Care Coordinator, Health Link
Community & Nonprofit
Position Description / Responsibilities
Summary of Job: Coordinates the treatment of behavioral health conditions (mental health & substance use) and physical health conditions; by providing comprehensive care management; care coordination; transitional care; health promotion to improve overall wellness and manage chronic health conditions; and monitoring health indicators.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Ensures participant`s care is coordinated between client and all healthcare providers
Ensures participants` access to needed services during transitions from different levels of care
Provides education, reinforcement and frequent communication with participants about their physical and behavioral health status
Develops strategies with participants so they can reach their health care goals
Teaches individuals disease management strategies
Provides encouragement and support to participants to assist them in solving difficulties they have managing and improving their health
Develops strategies to remove barriers, allowing participants to achieve optimal health status.
Achieves targets related to participant contact
Completes documentation as required
Compliance with annual KPI evaluations
Regular and reliable attendance is required
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology, or health related field
Experience working in a physical health care environment and behavioral health care environment with individuals with mental illness is highly desirable
Experience in either a physical health care or behavioral health care treatment environment is required
Ability to work independently and be part of a team is required
Ability to think critically and use data to assist participants is required
Belief in the concept of mental health recovery
Centerstone is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Please note applications can only be accepted via the Centerstone website.