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CASAC - Far Rockaway in Queens, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 10/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Queens, NY
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/13/2018

Job Description

Job Description

Job Title: CASAC Specialist
Department: Preventive Program

Essential Functions

  • Conducting continuous bio-psychosocial assessments
  • Coordinating the development and implementation of the multidisciplinary treatment plan, with treatment team.
  • Coordinating treatment plan review and performing these activities within established time frames.
  • Conduct some Home Visits in which family’s progress with the treatment plan is assessed in the home environment.
  • Documenting patient progress and clinical intervention in the case record.
  • Coordinating treatment services with collateral agencies, performing utilization review, documenting progress reports in a timely fashion, developing and discussing aftercare plans with referring persons / agencies, EAPs, managed care / insurance entities.
  • Engaging the patient in the treatment plan process, utilizing patient input into the treatment plan and finalizing the plan with the patient
  • Performing crisis intervention and problem resolution for patients in need. Coordinating efforts with treatment staff and documenting same in the case record.

Qualifications:

  • CASAC, BA or MSW or Masters in a related field required
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred
  • Experience in a child welfare setting
  • Group facilitation skills
  • Knowledge of community resources and of the child welfare system and family dynamics
  • Computer literate