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CCBHC ACT Supported Employment and Education Specialist - COMCARE

Date: Jul 18, 2021

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Sedgwick County

Department:  COMCARE 

Pay:  $15.40 per hour 

Work Schedule: Flexible schedule, 40 hours per week, M-Sa between 7a - 7p 

The Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Supported Employment and Education Specialist will provide goal-directed, medically necessary mental health services and support to adults with severe and persistent mental illness or psychiatric rehabilitation eligibility to increase the number of individuals who are able to manage symptoms of mental illness in order to continue employment goals.

 

Service Provision Case Management Services

  • Case management using identified and accepted methods to remediate symptoms of mental illness and/or improve emotional and functional well-being
  • Conduct risk assessments as needed to address safety of clients

Treatment Planning

  • Prepare Treatment Plan including client and family participation on cases where needed
  • Collaborate in review, updates and progress on goals with Treatment Plan coordinator or other members of the treatment team
  • Meet with client to complete strengths assessment, discuss treatment goals and available services

Documentation

  • Complete progress notes in accordance with COMCARE guidelines which meet requirements for medical necessity, goal-directed treatment and client response to treatment within prescribed timeliness
  • Complete Notes for Record, Precautions statements and authorizations for release of records as required and/or recommended
  • Enters no show and cancellations for accuracy and completeness of medical record
  • Enter AIMS data as needed
  • Enters SE-EBP data for all clients, including closures, in a timely manner
  • Reviews completed Vocational/Educational Profile
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Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or be equivalently qualified by work experience or a combination of work experience in the human services field and education, with one year of experience substituting for one year of education. If no degree is present applicant may substitute each one year of experience for one year of education. Must have a valid Kansas Driver’s license and current proof of automobile insurance. Must be able to safely operate a motor vehicle and meet driver qualification standards as set forth in Sedgwick County’s Fleet Vehicle Operation and Usage policy. Meet the specifications as outlined in the CMHC licensing standards and pass KBI, DCF child abuse check, adult abuse registry, and motor vehicle screens. Must complete orientations provided by Sedgwick County and COMCARE.

 

Preferred Qualifications: One year working in a CMHC type setting.

 

It is the policy of Sedgwick County not to discriminate in its programs or services provided to the general public, including employment and all other activities, on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, disability, veteran status or any other similarly protected status. Sedgwick County is committed to making the application, interview, and pre-employment testing process accessible to persons with disabilities. If you wish to volunteer information regarding any special assistance you may need, please notify Human Resources by phone at (316) 660-7050, TDD (Kansas Relay at 711 or 800-766-3777). Do not use this phone number for employment questions. This number is provided only for those requiring ADA assistance. You will be contacted should the department feel that you are a qualified candidate.


Nearest Major Market: Wichita

Job Segment: Education