PROGRAM: Helping, Engaging, and Linking to Health interventions (HEALTHi)
Reports to: Team Lead
Job summary: Registered Nurse (RN) to work on a newly funded innovative care transition team that exclusively serves individuals identified by Staten Island PPS as high utilizers of emergency and behavioral health services. The Social Worker will be a member of an interdisciplinary team that will outreach, engage, and provide such services as case finding, health teaching, and counseling to participants with a goal of reducing utilization of emergency and inpatient services and increasing integration in community-based services and treatment options. The team will use a variety of evidenced based treatment models to build relationships and engage them with identified community providers and build healthy support networks. The role will require some on call coverage.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements: License and current registration to practice as a registered nurse in New York State; prefer at least one year post RN licensure clinical nursing experience working with individuals with mental health needs.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only job related duties to be performed by the employee. He or she will be required to follow any other job related instructions and perform any other job related duties requested by his or her supervisor.
This position requires frequent travel in Staten Island and also New York City.
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