Northwell Health Care Manager Behaviorial Telehealth in Syosset, New York

Req Number 001RUJ

Job Category Mental Health

Job Description

Coordinates and supports Behavioral Telehealth Care (OVERNIGHTS 8:15pm - 8:45am).

Responsibilities Include:

Obtains patient information from referring healthcare team, family members, and available medical records.

Reports information to attending Psychiatrist for incorporation into psychiatric evaluation.

Coordinates necessary resources to move patient along continuum in a timely manner and performs administrative aspects of care management.

Contributes to healthcare team’s, patient’s and family’s understanding of social and emotional elements of patient’s life related to diagnose and treatment.

Identifies and effectively utilizes community resources to help meet patient needs.

Monitors patient’s progress and intervenes, as necessary, to ensure care provided is patient focused, high quality, efficient, and cost effective.

Completes documentation in accordance with policies and procedures of the organization, State and Federal regulations Performs related duties, as required.

ADA Essential Functions.

Qualifications

  • One of the following is required: Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW) OR Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) OR Doctorate in Clinical Psychology (PhD / PsyD).

  • Master’s Degree in Nurse Practitioner Program, preferred.

  • Prior experience in one of the following areas: screening, or case management, required.

  • Working knowledge of computer applications (i.e. Microsoft, Electronic Medical Record, etc.), required.

  • Ability to communicate well and effectively interact with team members and patients. Sensitive to cultural diversity and low literacy issues in care provision.