Telecommuting Behavioral Health Care Advocate in Johnson City Area

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Tennessee

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Job Category: Case Management, Healthcare, Nursing

Telecommute Level: Frequently

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Day Shift, Full Time

Employment Status: Permanent

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Bachelors

Job Summary

One of the most diversified healthcare companies is filling a position for a Telecommuting Behavioral Health Care Advocate in Johnson City Area.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Making patient assessments and determining appropriate levels of care
  • Overseeing initial inpatient admission for psychiatric and chemical dependency patients
  • Administering benefits, reviewing treatment plans, and coordinating transitions between various areas of care

Must meet the following requirements for consideration:

  • This position is both field-based (approximately 30%) and telephonic
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite programs (Word, Outlook, Internet)
  • Licensed Master's degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling or Marriage or Family Counseling with 2 years post-Masters experience in a Behavioral Health role; OR Licensed Ph.D.; OR Registered Nurse with 2 years of experience in behavioral health
  • Access to high speed internet from home
  • License must be current and unrestricted in the state of Tennessee
  • Designated work space from home