About the PositionWe are currently working virtually in this Navos position until the pandemic is brought under controlThe people we serve are older adults who struggle with severe and persistent mental illness. Typically they have a number of chronic health conditions, live in near poverty, and are too often isolated from their community and family. Thus, we have a great opportunity to make a significant difference in their lives by providing case management and therapy in a recovery environment. This is an opportunity for new clinicians and seasoned clinicians alike to learn more, grow, help clients prosper, and to work in a supportive environment. Position Functions & ResponsibilitiesTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Provide case management services to older adult clients living in the community; Current Case Managers will be working remotely using telehealth until otherwise notedDevelop individualized treatment plans; Coordinate needed resources; Educate clients about mental illness; Coordinate with family members and other professionals; Conduct diagnostic interviews; Provide transportation as necessary; Monitor for decompensation; Provide crisis services; The above services are primarily provided in the community, in the client's home, or in assisted living facilities. Position RequirementsKnowledge, Skills & Abilities, Education and/or Experience:Bachelor's in one of the Behavioral Sciences required. Significant experience may be substituted depending on type and nature. At least two years related experience in Social Services working with the mentally ill older adults. (Residential experience preferred.) DSHS Long-Term Care Worker training or ability to obtain upon hire required. Washington State agency affiliated counselor registration required prior to beginning direct care responsibilities. Current CPR, First Aid, and food handlers permit to be acquired within first 30 days of employment. Current Washington State Driver's License with proof of automobile insurance; ability to use own car in provision of services. #LI-JG1
Position Type: Full-Time Regular Full Time Employee: YesPrimary Shift: Day Work Schedule: Monday-Friday
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
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