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Lehigh Valley Health Network Clinical Case Manager Womens Health: OB/GYN in Pottsville, Pennsylvania

LVPG-Schuylkill * LVPG Ob/Gyn171 Red Horse Rd. Pottsville, PA 17901Clinical Support - Physician PracticeFull Time 40 hours, Day Shift, 8-4:30Posted 11/02/2020Req # 20627Union: N/AImagine a career at one of the nation's most advanced health networks.Be part of an exceptional health care experience. Join the inspired, passionate team at Lehigh Valley Health Network, a nationally recognized, forward-thinking organization offering plenty of opportunity to do great work.LVHN has been ranked among the andquot;Best Hospitalsandquot; by U.S. News and World Report for 22 consecutive years. We're a Magnet(tm) Hospital, having been honored four times with the American Nurses Credentialing Center's prestigious distinction for nursing excellence and quality patient outcomes. Finally, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest, Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg and Lehigh Valley Hospital - Pocono each received an 'A' grade on the Hospital Safety Grade from The Leapfrog Group for spring 2018, the highest grade in patient safety. These recognitions highlight LVHN's commitment to teamwork, compassion, and technology with an unrelenting focus on delivering the best health care possible every day.Whether you're considering your next career move or your first, you should consider Lehigh Valley Health Network.Job Summary: The Clinical Case Manager in the women's health andquot;andquot;Connections Clinicandquot;andquot; provides oversight, psychosocial assessment and case coordination for pregnant and postpartum women and babies being treated for substance abuse disorder, chiefly opioid addiction. This Master's prepared behavioral health professional will implement, monitor and document therapeutic interventions, develop overall treatment/action plans, coordinate physician/care team-developed medical treatment plans, and utilize data metrics related to treatment/outcomes. The Clinical Case Manager will facilitate referrals within LVHN and throughout the community in order to address patients' health as well as social needs.Minimum Requirements: Masters degree in a related field AND/OR Masters/Graduate degree in a clinical discipline including but not limited to psychology, counseling or nursing. (Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC).Minimum one (1) to three (3) years work experience as a behavioral health provider/therapist or social worker in a mental health related field. Experience as a behavioral health provider/therapist in a mental health related field. Experience working in an ambulatory medical practice setting or outpatient facility. Counseling, knowledge of medical and community resources, referral sites, and individual and group activities involving patients with substance abuse history and treatment modalities.Must demonstrate leadership skills in working with other health care providers and clinical and non-clinical staff members to attain goals of an integrated program focused primarily on pregnant and postpartum women. Must demonstrate excellent customer service/listening skills especially empathy and involvement in working with an at-risk population. Will support data tracking and perform case coordination with physicians, nurses, other members of the care team and community resources. Must be flexible with assignments and scheduling to accommodate the needs of patients.Preferred Qualifications: Masters of Social Work (MSW) degree from a program accredited by the council on social work education is helpfulFour (4) years direct experience preferred. Experience in addiction treatment preferred.Licensure and Certifications: LSCW or LPC in the commonwealth of Pennsylvania is requiredLPC or LCSW#LI-ML1HTFRNInfluenza vaccination is required at most LVHN facilities for all colleagues with patient contact unless medically contraindicated or due to a bona fide religious belief or practice, and is strongly encouraged for all colleagues. Applicants possessing a medical marijuana card will not be considered for safety sensitive positions.Lehigh V