• Alliance Healthcare Services
  • $51,990.00 -74,650.00/year*
  • Memphis , TN
  • Healthcare - Allied Health
  • Full-Time
  • 4037 Millington Rd

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Mental Health Specialist I Bachelor Level Jericho Recovery Support Specialist Job Summary: The purpose of the position of Recovery Support Specialist is to ensure that consumers who meet the qualifications for mental health treatment and case management services as outlined by the Shelby County funded jail diversion program are linked to and receive those services as needed SPECIFIC PERFORMANCE STANDARDS SPS 1 To facilitate the assessment of mental health treatment needs to include the determination of options for securing and maintaining resources to support those treatment needs and acceptance approval of consumers referred to the JerichoLink division of Clinical Services Assessment services will occur prior to and post jail release to include on site at the correctional center Will accompany consumers to all court appearances 2 Completion of intake assessment and comprehensive treatment and case management plan when linked to Alliance Healthcare Services and coordinated with the Jericho Clinical Services Team Outpatient Team Providers and payer resources of consumer 3 Assist Program and Clinical Director in the oversight utilization of funds designated for critical unmet needs such as safe housing continuity of medications during resource acquisition process and other personal needs determined essential to successful community linkage 4 Assist Program and Clinical Director in the oversight of grant obligations with emphasis on process and outcome tracking 5 Provide backup to program operations when appropriate 6 Participation in Program Roundtable meetings at Shelby County and facilitation of ongoing communication and feedback between program partners to include Community Linkage Plan development and presentation 7 Provision of 24 7 office and community based case management support services for a minimum of 120 days post release to aide linkage into treatment and prevention of re incarceration 8 To facilitate referrals to appropriate mental health resources and community assistance programs as needed Assist consumer to achieve maximum benefits of said services 9 To provide transportation of consumer when clinically appropriate and with documented proof of current F endorsement 10 To ensure that case management counseling therapy and other therapeutic services are provided in accord with regulations as defined by the Center funding and regulatory sources including Shelby County SAMHSA the State of Tennessee and TennCare 11 To comply with policies and procedures as outlined in the Center policies and procedures manual 12 Other duties as may be assigned by supervisor s to meet the needs of the consumer and the Center AHS has 6 NHSC site locations Licensed staff LCSW LPC may be eligible for student loan forgiveness Email resume to: [Email Removed] or send to: Alliance Healthcare Services CSC 2220 Union Avenue Memphis TN 38104 Or fax to: 901 ### #### EOE M V F H Your Partner in Healthcare

Bachelor degree in human services with several years of related experience in working with seriously and persistently mentally ill adults dually diagnosed adults and adults who have interacted with the justice system Candidate must meet TennCare credentialing standards
Associated topics: clinical, clinician, field, forensic, hcpc, mental, outreach, social service, women, youth

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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