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|Court Services Care Manager|
|Facility:||RIVERSIDE BEHAVIORAL CENTERS|
Riverside Health System is currently seeking a part-time Court Services Care Manager. This position must demonstrate by education and/or training a background in the assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, and adults seeking psychiatric and/or chemical dependency treatment. The Court Services Care Manager supervises the juvenile and adult civil commitment process and the Judicial Authorization process at Riverside Behavioral Health Center. This role serves as the point of contact for CSBs, Hampton General District Court, law enforcement, and other mental health professionals. The position performs Utilization Review activities to include review of admissions and continued stay reviews for medical necessity, using approved criteria, completes all medical record documentation and other written assignments outlined in the department/hospital policy. This position must be able to provide therapeutic support to patients and their families through the assessment and commitment process. Continuity of care is ensured by providing copies of the aftercare plan to providers. In addition, the Care Manager identifies opportunities to improve quality and decrease cost in all areas of responsibility through an interdisciplinary approach and maintains positive interpersonal relations through professional interactions and communications. The Care Manager works under the supervision of the Coordinator of Care Management and may be required to work in other areas according to patient and departmental needs.
Educational Requirements: RN or Masters Degree (MSW, MS, MA, Med) in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or related field.
Licensure: Current CPR & if RN must have Virginia Nursing License.
Experience: Two years clinical experience or Clinical Internship in a hospital setting preferred.
Riverside Health System offers a competitive salary, compensation package and benefits to include: tuition reimbursement, Health, Dental, Retirement, Life Insurance and much more!!