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Case Manager Behavioral Health

Southcoast Behavioral Health Dartmouth, MA
  • Expired: 19 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

The Case Management position is responsible for providing quality care to adolescent, adult and geriatric patients, and their families and guardians throughout the patients’ episode of care. Quality care includes, but is not limited to the following: performing psychosocial assessments, participating in multi-disciplinary rounds and treatment planning meetings, providing care coordination, organizing individual/family/systems meetings, facilitating clinical process groups, managing the discharge and continued care planning process and documenting all patient encounters.

-Review of patient's clinical documentation from referring facilities

-Conduct check in’s with all clients minimally twice weekly

-Complete timely and thorough documentation:

  • Psychosocial Assessment completed with 48 hours of patient's admission
  • Outreach and care coordination with patient's providers within 48 hours
  • Initial Multidisciplinary Treatment Plan completed within 24 hours of patient's admission
  • Treatment Planning updates completed M-W-F
  • Progress notes completed using the BIRP format for each patient encounter
  • Discharge Plan created with patient participation
  • Discharge note including discharge and care coordination plan
  • Release of information completed prior to coordinating care and contacting collaterals

-Participate in monthly Case Management Departmental Meetings

-Participate in process/quality improvement measures

-Facilitate process groups

-Attend clinical trainings and conferences to complete required CEUs and to increase skills/knowledge base

-Complete required CPI, CPR and other orientation and annual hospital trainings

-Maintain appropriate state licensure

Two to Five Years of Professional experience in settings with acute psychiatric and substance abuse disorder patients (adolescent, adult and geriatric)

Independently Licensed or Masters Prepared Licensed eligible in Massachusetts

Experience with evidence-based practice preferred

Southcoast Behavioral Health

Why Work Here?

Brand New "State of the Art" Free Standing 144 Bed Psychiatric Hospital

Southcoast Behavioral Health is dedicated to providing superior and effective psychiatric treatment to all that we serve. Our compassionate staff is committed to treating each patient with respect, dignity, and hope. All patients and their families will receive our full attention, effort, and expertise. We are committed to providing all resources, information, and assistance that are necessary to best prepare our patients to meet their treatment objectives and achieve sustained recovery.


581 Faunce Corner Road, Dartmouth, MA 02747
Dartmouth, MA