Telecommute Field Behavioral Health Care Advocate in Central Virginia

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Virginia

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Job Category: Case Management, Healthcare, Human Services

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Some College

Job Summary

A healthcare company has a current position open for a Telecommute Field Behavioral Health Care Advocate in Central Virginia.

Core Responsibilities of this position include:

  • Conducting initial and follow-up assessments within designated timeframes
  • Identifying gaps or barriers that would impact compliance with the prescribed treatment plan
  • Helping coordinate services and treatment

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • May travel throughout assigned region up to 50% of the time
  • Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or Marriage or Family Counseling, or an RN with 2+ more years of experience in psychiatric nursing
  • Independent, active and unrestricted Mental Health License to include PsyD, LP, LPCC, LISW, IMFT or RN in the state of VA
  • 2+ years of experience in a related mental health environment
  • 1+year experience working with Medicaid population and 1+year Community Mental Health experience
  • Dedicated space for home office set up, access to high speed internet services, and proficient computer skills and good working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel