HEALTH CARE REHABILITATION SPECIALIST
(40-hours/week) position under the general direction of the Program Supervisor Responsible
for planning, developing, implementing and evaluating Mental Health services;
working with children, young adults and families to implement treatment
techniques to resolve issues identified in the treatment plan.Opportunity in our Primary Health Care Program based in West Covina, CA providing services in and around Riverside County, CA.
responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
therapeutic skill building services to children, young adults, and families as
measured by supervision, direct observation and/or functional behavior
assessments using a team and community-based approach.
assesses the needs and symptoms of clients and families (meets medical
necessity), gathering history, and determining the most appropriate method(s)
of intervention (individual, family, group, supportive, outreach etc).
timely documentation as related to the caseload for the program, maximizing
billing according to caseload notes.
assesses client progress and modifies treatment/services via completion and
submission of outcome measures.
documents all work with client and/or family and/or relevant persons as
measured by QA standards and peer review audit results.
in clinical/case supervision by coming prepared to discuss current caseload,
documentation and productivity; accepts constructive feedback and direction;
and puts feedback into clinical and or therapeutic practice with clients.
and maintains rapport and effective working relationships with clients,
families, and community; works effectively within the PHC position and
community at large.
and/or ensuring accompaniment for clients (court, medical, mediation,
medication, and with employers on PHC visits) with the goal to ensure
satisfactory placement of children and young adults in a safe, permanent, and
stable home setting.
knowledge of program standards and policies as developed by Five Acres, COA,
Community Care Licensing and other governing bodies; develops personal and
professional knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing
professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking
state-of-the art practices; participating in in-service programs.
confidentiality over all information regarding clients, families, and
operations of the Agency (including media).
requirements include, but are not limited to:
degree plus four (4) years' full-time paid experience, or Associates degree
plus six (6) years full-time paid experience, working in a mental or behavior
experience with a medical provider or performing Wraparound model of care is
have a valid California Driver License, proof of automobile insurance and meet
the Agency's safe driver guidelines.
of a personal car with appropriate insurance which employee is willing to use for
all Agency business, if needed; adhering to federal motor vehicle safety
standards when transporting children.
knowledge of the family patterns, child-rearing practices, special needs,
traditions and values of the ethnic and cultural groups served by the program.
knowledge of the methods involved in organizing recreation activities.
to pass and utilize the Pro Act physical restraint system
communication skills both oral and written.
to be flexible and work in a changing environment.
skills sufficient to meet production demands of the job including Microsoft
Office and TIER/WELLIGENT software for program notes.
to work varied hours including evenings, nights and weekends.
Location: West Covina, CA