Integrated Care Specialist; Full-Time; Days
Company: Chestnut Health Systems
Posted on: October 8, 2019
Chestnut Health Systems is a leading provider of behavioral and
primary health care services. Over four decades, Chestnut has grown
to over 700 committed, compassionate employees providing substance
use, mental health and primary care treatment to patients in
Central and Southern Illinois. We provide fully integrated care for
all of our patients by combining behavioral health care services
with our community-based primary care health centers. Chestnut also
conducts research and training throughout the U.S.A.
Chestnut Health Systems is seeking a full-time Integrated Care
Specialist for our Integrated Wellness program at our Belleville,
IL facility, servicing the Metro East and St. Louis, MO areas.
Integrated Wellness provides group services focused on skill
building, wellness education, and therapy.
The Integrated Care Specialist is a community based position that
focuses on building rapport with clients to help them gain
different skills to live independently. An ideal candidate will use
supportive, strengths-based engagement strategies, including
motivational interviewing and harm reduction principles.
**Please note to be considered for a position you must attach a
resume, complete the application, and answer all screening
Assist individuals with accessing appropriate mental and physical
health services, housing, substance use treatment, employment and
any other services that assist an individual to improve his/her
quality of life.
The Integrated Care Specialist is the primary point of contact with
program participants and provides screening, triage, crisis
intervention, and referral to supportive services, with the goal of
assisting individuals with moving towards their recovery goals.
Candidate must be organized and complete all necessary paperwork to
track client progress, and meet with established clients on a
weekly basis to review, evaluate, and support recovery goals.
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent and five (5) years'
supervised mental health experience.
Or a bachelor's degree in counseling, social work, education,
psychology or related human service field.
Or a bachelor's degree in any other field with two (2) years'
supervised clinical experience in a mental health setting.
Or a certificate of psychiatric rehabilitation from a DHS-approved
program plus a high school diploma or equivalent and two (2) years'
experience in providing mental health services.
Or a Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS) in good standing
with the State of Illinois.
Must have a valid driver's license, private automobile insurance
and be insurable.
Requires basic computer skills and experience to include MS Word,
MS Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat and an electronic medical record
Satisfactory completion of Chestnut's background checking
This full-time position includes an excellent compensation and
benefits package including health, dental, vision, life, and
disability insurance, a retirement savings plan with company match,
generous paid time off benefits, and more.
***For additional information and inquiries text "Chestnut" to
Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with
EOE - Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled
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