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Travel Case Manager Nurse Job New York, NY
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Posted by Tandym Health
Employer Tandym Group
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Job Description

A healthcare organization in Manhattan is actively seeking a patient-oriented and dedicated professional to join their staff as a Case Manager. In this role, the Case Manager will provide direct services to a caseload of clients, including conducting necessary assessments, benefits assistance, and other services necessary to support the client in achieving housing and recovery goals
 
Responsibilities


The Case Manager will:
  • Conduct psychosocial evaluations 
  • Connect clients to psychiatric services 
  • Connect clients to medical treatment and substance use treatment facilities when applicable 
  • Obtain identification, public benefits, and other applicable income sources for clients 
  • Meet weekly with clients to assess needs, encourage harm reduction, and develop service plans 
  • Prepare all documentation for housing applications
  • Assist and counsel clients in the process of obtaining permanent housing 
  • Intervene in crisis situations 
  • Escort clients to appointments when needed 
  • Perform other related duties as assigned 
Qualifications
  • Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel and the ability to learn new programs
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multitask
Desired skills
  • Bilingual, Spanish/English 
  • 2+ years of experience working with homeless adults and substance abuse issues 
  • Experience with harm reduction and motivational interviewing techniques