Job Opportunities

Care Coordination Specialist

Company

Thriving Mind South Florida

Location

Miami, FL

Full-time

Job Description

Thriving Mind South Florida (contracting as South Florida Behavioral Health Network, Inc.) is seeking a Care Coordination Specialist.

Description

The Care Coordination Specialist reports directly to the Children’s System of Care Manager. The Care Coordination Specialist is responsible for assuring that the system of care is accessible, effective, efficient and appropriate for individuals and families seeking services.

 Requirements

  • Master’s degree or Bachelor’s degree in social work, public or business administration, public health or related field social service field
  • Three years of direct experience working with children with severe and emotional disturbances and/or emotional disturbances or human services program management experience that includes oversight of admissions, census and discharges
  • Understanding of recovery-oriented system of care principles and values
  • In-depth knowledge of the local behavioral health system of care
  • Knowledge and skills in utilizing data analysis for decision making
  • Understanding of different funding sources for behavioral health care (Medicaid, commercial insurance) as well as state and federal funding
  • Knowledge of federal and state regulations related to the provision of mental health and substance services
  • Knowledge of the principles and practices of collaborative quality improvement processes
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to communicate effectively verbally and in writing, understands and can work as part of a team
  • Ability to travel to various meetings for the agency.
  • Ability to travel to various meetings for the agency.

Please submit your resume to Julie Ortiz, Human Resources Coordinator, jortiz@thrivingmind.org or via fax 305-860-4869.