Integrated Health Specialist - ERE in Lebanon, MO at Compass Health

Date Posted: 7/31/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $16.44 Hourly

DEPARTMENT: Crisis Services

REPORTS TO: ERE Supervisor (Emergency Room Enhancement)

POSITION PURPOSE

Responsible for engaging consumers into services, assisting them in accessing needed services and resources to achieve and maintain health and recovery.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – JOB SPECIFIC

• Provide individual assistance to consumers in accessing needed mental health and medical services
• Provide individuals assistance to consumers in accessing a variety of public services including financial and housing, including assistance on an emergency basis and directly helping to meet needs for food, shelter and clothing
• Assist consumers to access and utilize a variety of community agencies to acquire ongoing social, educational, vocational and health and housing resources
• Training, coaching and supporting in daily living skills, including housekeeping, cooking, personal grooming, accessing transportation, keeping a budget, paying bills and maintaining an independent residence
• Follow up with consumers regarding appointments, completion of forms, returning forms or receipts and other similar activities
• Other duties as assigned

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – COMPANY WIDE

• Regularly attends work except for approved absences
• Attends all training as required
• Maintain professional, “champion” behavior
• Provides quality customer service
• Provides services with a commitment to service excellence
• Works in a way that exhibits a commitment to personal excellence
• Team Oriented and Values Diversity

 

WORKING CONDITIONS & EXPOSURE RISK

Operating vehicles or machinery

 

Job Requirements

EDUCATION

Bachelor’s degree in a mental health related field required

WORK EXPERIENCE

At least two (2) years experience in mental health preferred