COMMUNITY BASED SOCIAL WORK CARE COORDINATOR, JUVENILE JUSTICE - JTDC
Cook County Health
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Internal Number: 316996
COMMUNITY BASED SOCIAL WORK CARE COORDINATOR, JUVENILE JUSTICE - JTDC
:Nov 15, 2022, 5:10:32 PM
:Nov 30, 2022, 5:59:00 AMFull-timeShift Start Time:9:00A.M.Shift End Time:5:00P.M.
Collective Bargaining Unit:SEIU Local 73Posting Salary:$34.186 HOURLY
:Health and Hospital Systems
LOCATION/DEPARTMENT: JUVENILE TEMPORARY DETENTION CENTER (JTDC) - 1100 S. Hamilton Ave., Chicago, IL/Juvenile Temporary Detention Center
SHIFT: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
JOB SUMMARYSEIU 73 MEMBERS
ARPA GRANT - FUNDED THROUGH 2025
The Community Based Social Work Care Coordinator, Juvenile Justice (CBSWCCJJ) supports the provision of behavioral health care coordination in a manner that recognizes justice involved youth, their families, and the medical home care teams as essential partners in the youth's care. These services are offered at the youth's home, physician office, and/or other health care facilities. Completes assessments of unmet behavioral health or medical care needs and/or the presence of social determinants that impact the provision of care. Specializes in the immediate screening and assessment of adolescents identified in court room visits. Collaborates with youth, Integrated Care Management, medical home care team and/or the Behavioral Health Consortium to develop and implement a care plan mitigates barriers and links patients to appropriate resources. The CBSWCCJJ works across sites of care and with multiple disciplines to achieve the desired outcomes for the justice involved youth. Supervises the activities of the assigned Community Health Worker, Juvenile Justice (CHWJJ).
* Uses all available information sources to support care coordination activities-this may include portals, electronic medical records, claims data, plan information, utilization management information, and Milliman Care Guidelines (MCG). * Completes screenings, assessments and care plan in accordance with contractual requirements and Care Coordination policy and procedure. * Integrates information from claims review, notes, screenings, assessments and Medical Home teams in care plan. * Screens behavioral health needs of youth/family to create an Individual Plan of Care (IPOC) which includes structured interviews, DSM-5 Level 1, CATS. Tracks youth's progress regarding goal achievement on the care plan. * Updates documents based on youth's progress, changes in priorities, changes in health status or new information. Maintains continuous contact with providers throughout all processes regarding screening, assessments, IPOC's and any additional care coordination. * Supports care coordination referrals from multiple sources including youth/family requests, probation/court referrals, other juvenile justice or law enforcement referrals, medical home referrals, data reports or changes in health status * Assists members and families with filling out applications, i.e., Medicaid, addressing other social determinant and determining eligibility for any other benefits and assist with enrollment. * Provides relevant education, counseling and support to assist youth with the achievement of goals. * Interfaces with Medical Home team, the Behavioral Health Consortium, probation/court representatives and justice involved youth at prescribed or agreed upon intervals.
* Participates in Interdisciplinary Care Teams, presents own youth, and provides guidance on others not directly managed. * Conducts face to face visits of youth with high or moderate risk stratifications on a quarterly basis. * Conducts monthly outreach for high-risk youth who are stable, more often for youth undergoing a transition or a change in treatment. Updates medical home team on status. * Completes all required trainings, workshops, etc. within the required timeframe. * Collaborates with medical home assignments to identify resources and process for effective communication. * Works with identified guardian to coordinate transitional housing plans for youth who have been identified as homeless or in need of stable housing * Conducts outreach to Case Management Department at hospital when youth are admitted. * Meets established case deadlines. * Travels to the home of the justice involved youth or their sites of care. * Performs other duties as assigned.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) or Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) in the State of Illinois is required(Must provide proof at time of interview)
A minimum of three (3) years of health care work experience (is required)
Prior care management work experience in a social service agency, physician group, hospital, Emergency Department, or juvenile justice setting (is required)
Valid Driver's license and mandatory vehicle insurance or other means of transportation is required, (Must provide license and proof of vehicle insurance at time of interview)
Bilingual English/Spanish is preferred.
Experience working with justice involved youth is preferred.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHER CHARACTERISTICS * Knowledge of Microsoft Office products * Effectively communicates care coordination benefits to youth/families, Medical Home Teams and hospital-based staff * Collaborates effectively with team members * Solution-oriented skills * Ability to work at a fast-paced * Ability to effectively prioritizes tasks * Ability to work independently * Ability to probe to get to underlying behaviors or youth/family assumptions that are driving care coordination results * Ability to communicate non-judgmental attitude
When applying for employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preference is given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forces of the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
To take advantage of this preference a Veteran must:
Meet the minimum qualifications for the position.
Identify self as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to the question by answering yes to the question, "Are you a Military Veteran?"
Attach a copy of their DD 214, DD 215 or NGB 22 (Notice of Separation at time of application filing. Please note: If you have multiple DD214s, 215s, or NGB 22S, Please submit the one with the latest date. Coast Guard must submit a certified copy of the military separation from either the Department of Transportation (Before 9/11) or the Department of Homeland Security (After 9/11). Discharge papers must list and Honorable Discharge Status. Discharge papers not listing an Honorable Discharge Status are not acceptable
A copy of a valid State ID Card or Driver's License which identifies the holder of the ID as a Veteran may also be attached to the application at time of filing.
If items are not attached, you will not be eligible for Veteran Preference
VETERANS MUST PROVIDE ORIGINAL APPLICABLE DISCHARGE PAPERS OR APPLICABLE STATE ID CARD OR DRIVER'S LICENSE AT TIME OF INTERVIEW.
MUST MEET ALL REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AT TIME OF APPLICATION FILING.
Medical, Dental, and Vision Coverage
Basic Term Life Insurance
Pension Plan and Deferred Compensation Program
Employee Assistance Program
Paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick Time
You may also qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PSLF)
Degrees awarded outside of the United States with the exception of those awarded in one of the United States' territories and Canada must be credentialed by an approved U.S. credential evaluation service belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) or the Association of International Credential Evaluators (AICE). Original credentialing documents must be presented at time of interview.
*Please note all offers of Employment are contingent upon the following conditions: satisfactory professional & employment references, healthcare and criminal background checks, appropriate licensure/certifications and the successful completion of a physical and pre-employment drug screen.
*CCHHS is strictly prohibited from conditioning, basing or knowingly prejudicing or affecting any term or aspect of County employment or hiring upon or because of any political reason or factor.
COOK COUNTY HEALTH & HOSPITALS SYSTEM IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
ABOUT COOK COUNTY HEALTH (CCH)
The Cook County Health’s mission is to deliver integrated health services with dignity and respect regardless of a patient’s ability to pay; foster partnerships with other health providers and communities to enhance the health of the public; and advocate for policies that promote the physical, mental and social wellbeing of the people of Cook County.
CCH is comprised of two hospitals, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and Provident Hospital, a robust network of more than a dozen community health centers, the Ruth M. Rothstein CORE Center, the Community Triage Center, the Cook County Department of Public Health, Cermak Health Services, which provides health care to individuals at the Cook County Jail and the Juvenile Temporary Detention Center, and CountyCare, a Medicaid managed care health plan.
The system cares for more than 300,000 patients each year and its physicians are experts in their fields, committed to providing their patients with comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge care. Today, CCH is transforming the provision of health care in Cook County by promoting community-based primary and preventive care, growing an innovative, ...collaborative health plan and enhancing the patient experience.
COOK COUNTY HEALTH IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER