Adult Case Manager
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Wichita, KS 67208
Overview: Full time position available
Provides targeted case management and community psychiatric support treatment for consumers. Responsible for the assessment and collaborative development of consumer goals as outlined by Evidence Based Practices. In addition, the Adult Case Manager is responsible for the coordination of services and assistance needed to meet identified goals, with the overall objective of rehabilitating the consumer in the community at their highest level of functioning.
•Provides services in order to maintain required productivity/billing standard of 1175 hours per year
•Meets deadlines and ensures accuracy of various reports/paperwork, mileage sheets, and electronic timesheets
•Maintains accurate and timely documentation of service provision. Completes progress notes in a manner that individualizes each note, reflecting appropriate interventions and progress towards goals.
•Submits required progress notes/billing information in a timely manner as per agency, Medicaid, and COMCARE guidelines and contracts.
•Assists consumers in setting recovery goals in utilizing the strengths assessment process and update quarterly.
•Completes treatment plan using goals identified from strength assessment and update quarterly.
•Employs recovery strategies in working with consumer using the recovery goal worksheet and other evidence based practice tools.
•Assists consumers to set and achieve educational/employment goals and independent living.
•Ensures consumers are able to meet ADL’s.
•Ensures 30% of caseload is referred to Supported Employment.
•Meets with consumers to assist and provide interventions necessary to meet identified goals and work toward recovery and reintegration.
•Monitors status of consumers and provides level of personal and other supports consistent with consumer status.
•Coordinates other services required to meet identified goals based on the needs of the consumers and congruent with the consumers’s level of functioning.
•Monitors progress of other services on an ongoing basis to evaluate effectiveness of service and providing revision as necessary with documentation on progress notes.
•Assists consumers to access/maintain all available entitlements including SSI, SSDI, food stamps, medical cards and others.
•Expected to have a Bachelor’s degree in a human service field. Computer literacy required.
•Preferred areas include knowledge of community resources, housing alternatives and vocational services; experience working in the community with individuals who have serious and persistent mental illness
•Ability to write and communicate verbally in a clear and concise fashion
•Ability to develop and maintain rapport with consumers, constituents and staff.
•A valid Kansas driver’s license and access to personal vehicle required.
EEO Race, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Veteran, Disabled.