Telecommute Behavioral Health Care Manager

Location: District of Columbia

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Mon, Nov 23, 2020

This job expires in 22 days

Job Category: Healthcare

Remote Level: Partially Remote

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A healthcare company is searching for a person to fill their position for a Telecommute Behavioral Health Care Manager.

Individual must be able to fulfill the following responsibilities:

  • Monitoring inpatient and/or outpatient level of care services
  • Providing telephone triage, crisis intervention and emergency authorizations as assigned
  • Performing quality clinical reviews while educating and making appropriate interventions

Qualifications for this position include:

  • Candidates must hold an independent-level Social Work or Behavioral Health license in the state they live in
  • Licensure is required for this position
  • 2 years experience post degree in healthcare, behavioral health, psychiatric and/or substance abuse health care setting
  • Strong organization, time management and communication skills
  • Knowledge of utilization management procedures, mental health and substance abuse community resources and providers
  • Knowledge and experience in inpatient and/or outpatient setting