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Company: Merakey
Location: Harrisburg
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

External Description:Merakey is currently seeking an Assertive Community Treatment Team Supervisor to join our Adult Behavioral Health Division in our Harrisburg, PA location. ABOUT MERAKEY Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and education non-profit provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations. The work of Merakey is anchored in the firm belief that it is every individual's right to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment in their lives. Surrounding professional staff with the best in technology and supports, Merakey is a leader in the industry and remains committed to helping people...one individual at a time. WHAT MERAKEY HAS TO OFFER The stability that comes with working for a national leader providing education and human services to individuals with special needs Highly competitive compensation plans Career advancement opportunities in a rapidly growing company Benefits for all employees including marketplace savings program (discounts on cell phone plans, shopping, travel and more); Wellness programs (including discounted gym memberships, mail order prescription plans); legal and financial services; 24-hour nurse hotline; life/disability coverage; and Employee Assistance Program Benefits for qualifying employees including medical, dental & vision coverage; flexible spending account; 403B retirement plan with company contribution Generous PTO plans including vacation, sick, and holiday pay for qualifying employees Tuition reimbursement Position includes on-call pay and a generous travel stipend Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program Qualifications Position Summary: The team leader establishes, administers, and directs the program of the Assertive Community Treatment Team, a self-contained clinical team which assumes responsibility for directly providing needed treatment, rehabilitation, and support services to identified clients with severe and persistent mental health illnesses: supervises and evaluates the multidisciplinary team in conjunction with appropriate psychiatric support to ensure service excellence and courteous, helpful, and respectful services to program clients; and functions as a practicing clinician on the team. General Responsibilities to include but not limited to: Direct the day-to-day clinical operations of the ACT Team including coordinating staff work schedules to ensure proper coverage is met. Will be second on call for crisis. Facilitates Daily Team Meeting Maintains hospital and incarceration log Maintains daily log of meetings Direct and coordinate the client admission process and treatment, rehabilitation, and support services in coordination with the psychiatrist. Scheduling admission interviews, developing and coordinating initial assessments and treatment plans. Direct and coordinate assessments of the following: Family Structure and relationships Substance use assessment Education and Employment Social development and functioning Daily living activities Nursing Assessment Psychiatric Assessment Provide clinical supervision of ACT team members as well as general oversight and supervision of the assessment and treatment plan for each client. This includes weekly individual supervision of team members and at least monthly, this should occur in the field. Initiating and maintaining relationships with staff, clients, community resources, and other outside human service agencies as needed. Ensure client medical records are in compliance with agency, Medicaid/Medicare, and any outside governing agencies policies and standards as well as ensuring that all third-party payment requirements have been met. Perform on call duties as required. Assist with staff recruitment, interviewing, hiring, performance evaluations, CQI team, Global Monitoring Process, enforcing company policies, staff training, and other employee relation issues as needed. Review of program financials as needed. Performs other essential job functions as required. Participate in cross training with other specialists as deemed necessary by supervisor. Rate of pay : $54,000 Annually APPLY TODAY Check us out online at In addition to completing your application, please feel free to email your resume directly to our recruiter at Antigone.Chafford@merakey.org. Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer! Requirements: Qualifications: Masters Degree in human services field is REQUIRED. Psychiatric Rehabilitation, or Psychology. This candidate also must have strong clinical skills and experience providing treatment to persons with severe and persistent mental illnesses. Supervisory and program management experience is preferred. This candidate must have a clear understanding of the characteristics and problems of adults with severe and persistent mental illnesses and be knowledgeable about the ACT model . T his candidate must also be license eligible.

Keywords: Merakey, Harrisburg , Supervisor, Other , Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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