Care Coordinator – Health Homes Serving Children
LOCATION: JOB IS REMOTE HOWEVER STAFF HAVE TO TRAVEL IN THE FIELD TO VISIT CLIENTS IN NASSAU & NYC
REPORTS TO: Program Supervisor
DEPARTMENT: Care Coordination/Health HomesServing Children
HOURS: 35 Hours per week
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree with at least 2 years relevant experience serving children; OR Registered Nurse with 2 years relevant experience serving children; OR Masters Degree with 1 year relevant experience serving children.Clean, valid NYS Driver’s License. Fingerprinting, criminal record check, and all necessary clearances from the Justice Center.
Provide care coordination and health promotion that is family-and-youth driven, supports a system of care that builds upon the strengths of the child and family. Serve individuals aged 21 and under with Serious Emotional Disturbance, Complex Trauma, and/or2 or more chronic health conditions. Integrate the delivery of physical and behavioral health services, identify and address needs early to prevent escalation and longer term need for higher end services. Maintain child in community and at home with support services. Collaborate with families, providers, and schools as well as oversees and coordinates access to all services (behavioral, medical health and social service supports) to assist individuals to stay healthy. Completes all required documentation according to standards, and no later than 24 hours of service delivery.