Job Description

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for managing an assigned caseload of clients, both adults and children, having a diagnosed mental health disorder/substance use and for assessing client needs, developing, implementing and reviewing service plans, and working with other community resources in meeting/achieving client service needs. This position serves as the Behavioral Health Team’s Coordinator, serving as the face of the department. 

Essential Requirements: Degree in Mental Health Case Management or human services field with experience in case management. Working knowledge of the nature of serious mental illness and related treatment modalities, interventions, and techniques; of different types of assessments and their uses in the treatment planning of consumers’ rights; of local community resources and service delivery systems such as housing, social, welfare, special education regulations, etc.; of client record documentation requirements; and of client services plan development and implementation. Demonstrated ability to interview and assess clients, using appropriate assessment tools, and observe, record, and report on an individual’s functioning; to read and understand assessments, evaluations, observation, and use in developing treatment plans; to identify community resources and services for clients and coordinate provision of services; to establish effective working relationships with internal agency staff as well as with relevant community organizations; interact positively with consumers and their families, work as a team member.

About WMC:

The major strength of Weeks Medical Center is found in the ability of our physicians and staff to offer extensive services utilizing state-of-the-art technology while maintaining the personalized care of a community hospital. Weeks is a 25-bed critical access hospital offering medical, surgical, and intensive care services. In addition, a wide variety of outpatient services are available, including cardiac and physical rehabilitation; a fully-staffed oncology department; 24-hour emergency care; a fully equipped laboratory; and an extensive radiology department. Weeks is blessed with strong leadership and a dedicated community that allows us to meet the ever-changing requirements of today’s healthcare environment.

About North Country Healthcare (NHC):

North Country Healthcare is a non-profit affiliation of four medical facilities in the White Mountains Region of New Hampshire. NCH includes numerous physicians and medical providers at multiple locations. This leading comprehensive healthcare network which employs hundreds of highly-trained individuals delivers integrated patient care through three community hospitals, specialty clinics, and home health and hospice services. NCH remains committed to the health and well-being of the communities we serve.

Member organizations include Androscoggin Valley Hospital in Berlin, Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital in Colebrook, Weeks Medical Center in Lancaster, and North Country Home Health and Hospice Agency in Littleton. NCH is proud to be the largest employer in the North Country.

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