Job details

Case Manager

at Miners Medical
Location Ashley, PA
Category Professional / Administrative
Job Type Full Time

Description

Pinnacle Treatment Centers is a leading comprehensive provider of substance abuse treatment services to individuals that are addicted to drugs and / or alcohol. Founded in 2006, the Company has grown into an organization that operates over 30 substance abuse treatment facilities in seven states (Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Indiana and Minnesota) with additional sites under development in Ohio.

Pinnacle treats over 10,000 people daily and provides a full continuum of care, including detoxification, residential, outpatient, and transitional living programs. Treatment includes treating the individual’s physical, spiritual, emotional, and psychological selves. Pinnacle is CARF accredited and all locations include physicians, nurses, clinicians, administrative, and support staff.

We are currently seeking experienced Case Managers to join our team at our Miners Medical location in Ashley, PA.

Miners Medical has an exciting opportunity to be a part of our Center of Excellence. We are looking for an experienced Case Manager  who will provide coordination and linkage to other community services and agencies and provide ongoing case management and follow up for patients.

This is a Grant Funded position.

Responsibilities:

  • Assess new referrals for appropriate level of care referral.
  • Admit new patients to MMT as appropriate.
  • Determines need for therapeutic medical, psycho-social, and psychiatric evaluations.
  • Coordinates services with counselors and medical case managers.
  • Monitors cases by verifying patient attendance, observing and evaluating response to treatment, advocating for needed services, obtaining additional resources, intervening in crises, and providing general support.
  • Communicating patient progress through weekly interdisciplinary meetings.
  • Assist with discharge plans and aftercare referrals.
  • Provide resources to other team members.
  • Participate in required annual training.
  • Participation in the Learning Network.
  • Travel as necessary to assist with referrals, educating the community on services provided, and attendance at Learning Network functions.
  • Follow a team work philosophy when needed to assist in covering duties of absent staff.
  • Act in accordance with Pinnacle Treatment Center policies and federal confidentiality laws (42-CFR, Pt 2)

Knowledge and Skill

Individuals selected for this position will have the required credentials, and will be expected to be skilled in case management as demonstrated through education, and experience.

Work Environment

The work environment for this position is typical of that found in most office settings, and provides limited exposure to hazardous equipment or situations.  Case Managers are expected to know and practice universal precautions to avoid contracting or spreading communicable diseases.  There is some driving associated with the position for the attendance of meetings, trainings, and care coordination; therefore, Case Managers are required to maintain a current driver’s license and insurance

Minimum requirements: 

Bachelor’s Degree in Human Service

Experience in care coordination preferred

*Valid/Current Driver’s License

*Local travel may be required

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We offer a competitive salary along with a full benefits package, paid time off, and the opportunity for professional development and advancement.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.