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Targeted Case Manager

Company: Comhar Inc.
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

COMHAR is a nonprofit community based organization. Our mission is to provide health, and human services that empower individuals, families and communities to live healthier self-determined lives. Currently we are seeking a Bi-lingual Targeted Case Manager.Our Targeted Case Managers are responsible for assisting consumers in making full use of natural community supports in addition to all available mental health services which will enable the consumer to live a stable, healthy and safe life in the community of their choice. This will be accomplished by assessing the consumer's needs, developing a service plan in conjunction with the consumer, linking the consumer to the agreed upon services and ongoing monitoring of these services and supports. These functions are directed at specific outcomes for the benefit of the persons served and should follow the priorities listed below in assisting persons in meeting their needs:Reports to: TCM SupervisorResponsibilities:Accomplishes clients' goals and objectives by assessing needs and elaborating service plan; monitoring the client's mental and physical health, and linkage to community resources in order for the client to gain the needed tools to navigate the system and promote independence.Maintains clients' records by reviewing and submitting case notes; and service plan reviews.Establishes treatment programs by setting schedules and routines; coordinating services being provided; arranging resources, including transportation.Monitors cases by verifying clients' attendance to providers; observing and evaluating treatments and responses; advocating for needed services in the community; obtaining additional resourcesAssess and evaluate new consumers referrals when assigned to the caseload and on an ongoing basis.Assess and identify gaps in service delivery and recommend alternative action plans.Ensure the delivery, flow, design and availability of appropriate services for consumers. Where the necessary services and when do not currently exist, the TCM may provide such services on a time limited basis.Communicate with relevant State and County agencies regarding resource development for the consumer.Maintain and update a comprehensive community resource file.Gain access to services utilizing aggressive, proactive and creative methods to help consumers gain resources and services that are needed. This includes a strong role as consumer advocateAttend treatment team meetings as required when a consumer is hospitalized, this is a critical duty which assures not only monitoring of the treatment but provides the key link in the continuity of care chain.Monitor all services, the consumer's living arrangement, and treatment. Whenever possible this should be done in person.Maintain a close liaison with the local community and area service provider/ agencies to facilitate program cooperation and provide for constructive input and/or alternative resources to current plans.

Requirements:Fluent in English and Spanish preferred.BA + 2 years CMI experience (preferred degree must be in Social Work, Psychology, or other Human Service field).Valid driver's license required.Team approach and TQM philosophy a plus.***Effective October 15, 2021, all employees/contractors/interns/volunteers are required to provide our office with proof of COVID vaccination.#CBWe are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace. COMHAR, Inc. is a not-for-profit community based health and human service organization founded in 1975. We do not discriminate in services or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, past or present receipt of disability-related services or supports, marital status, veteran status, or any other class of persons protected by federal, state or local law.PM20PI183229430

Keywords: Comhar Inc., Philadelphia , Targeted Case Manager, Executive , Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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