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Peer Case Manager

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Egg Harbor, NJ 08232
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AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Egg Harbor Twp, NJ



REQ_NUM: 10-28039

Department: Residential Intensive Support

Hours Per Week 0.01

Holidays Required? No

Job Category: Counselor/Therapist

Location: Egg Harbor Twp

Weekends Required? Yes

Reports To: Unit Director

Trainings: Annual, CPI, QPRT, BLS Health Care Provider

Career Development: Peer Advocate? Case Manager? Therapist

Position Summary: This position will provide supportive services including coaching in skills related to consumers needs to assist the consumer in maintaining community tenure. As part of the RIST, this position assists consumers with community integration, goal setting and wellness planning.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Engaging with program participants in a warm, empowering manner.

Exhibiting a person-first approach in all interactions and interventions.

Providing skills-building education.

Assisting individuals in developing Wellness and Recovery Action Plans and Psychiatric Advance Directives.

Participating, with other team members and consumers/family/others as appropriate, in the completion and updating of treatment plans for each consumer within established time frames or as indicated by consumer need.

Explaining to consumers their rights and procedures for removal/discharge from housing.

Providing individual and family therapy and supportive counseling.

Providing crisis mitigation interventions.

Completing a comprehensive assessment.

Initiating linkage with community services.

Providing interventions to stabilize the community living situation.

Performing outreach, engagement, and assessment to enroll consumers into the program

As part of the team, assisting consumers in selecting housing

Providing 24/7 on-call support for consumers.

Maintaining program compliance to DMHAS contract requirements.

Meeting or exceeding contracted commitments including budgeted volume of service.

Responding to consumer defined crises 24 hrs per day, 365 days per year, providing crisis intervention and consultation to consumers, their families and others

Maintaining valid NJ drivers license.

Licensure/Certification: Current and valid NJ drivers license

Minimal Qualifications:

Education: High school diploma or GED

Experience: Peer position that requires that the applicant self-declare past or current treatment for a mental illness. One year experience in a community based self-help service or behavioral health setting is required. Must have the appropriate Mental Health Association (MHA) training, or would complete such training within one year of employment.

Equipment Use: Computer, copier, facsimile

The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position


Posted: 2021-08-27 Expires: 2021-09-28

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