SCOAP / Transition Team Integrated Care Specialist III - COMCARE

Date: Sep 13, 2023

Location: Wichita, KS, US

Company: Sedgwick County

Department:  COMCARE 

Pay:  $24.15 per hour | This position may also be eligible for a sign on bonus of $2,500 after 60 days of employment if selected applicant meets all policy conditions.  

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00a-4:30p  


Sedgwick County offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees that includes health coverages, paid leave, regular compensation reviews, retirement plans, and professional development opportunities.  For more detailed information, please visit our benefits page at SCBenefits.


Provide goal-directed, medically necessary services and support to adults who have mental illness and substance abuse problems contributing to repeat hospital admissions, criminal justice system and/or crisis contact.  Provide intensive case management to engage consumers, assist with accesses in community resources to address basic needs and to identify long term solutions in an effort to promote recovery.


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
  • Collaborates with community partners and other treatment providers
  • Provide Targeted Case Management (TCM) for assigned consumers to aid in achieving goals identified in the individualized treatment plan; interventions include: treatment planning, collateral contacts, phone support, access to supports and service coordination
  • Provide Community Psychiatric Supportive Treatment (CPST) for assigned consumers to achieve treatment goals
  • Provide Attendant Care (AC) for assigned consumers to achieve treatment goals.
  • Arrange for the discharge of inpatient referrals and coordination of transition to the community
  • Provide transportation to support client attendance in medical appointments and other therapeutic goal related activities to include development of community resources, employment or education access, social or consumer-run activities and related supports


Treatment Planning

  • Prepare quality treatment plans in collaboration with client and/or guardian, additional treatment team and community partners
  • Facilitate treatment plan review, addressing updates and progress on goals with client, treatment plan coordinator or other members of the treatment team
  • Complete DLA-20 at initial case management appointment and quarterly thereafter



  • Complete progress notes in accordance with COMCARE and CCBHC guidelines which meet requirements for medical necessity, goal-directed treatment and client response to treatment within set timelines
  • Complete Notes for Record, releases of information, safety documents and other documentation as required and/or recommended within established deadlines
  • Enters no show and cancellations for accuracy and completeness of medical record
  • Completes discharge summary when closing to case management services
  • Completes court reports or treatment summaries within required timelines as set by the entity requesting these documents


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. Two years of post-high school education and equivalent combination of training or experience required. 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/CCBHC 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. 


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: Criminal Justice, Security