Oversees the clinical and administrative operations of Health Home team, including the appropriate utilization and management of staff and the quality of patient care with an emphasis upon a team approach to the delivery of care. Works under general direction. Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a Social Worker, Psychologist, Marriage and Family Therapist, Mental Health Counselor or other related license in the State of New York preferred. Valid drivers license may be required, as determined by operational/regional needs. Education: Masters degree in Social Work or related field required. Experience: Minimum of four years experience providing direct services to seriously mentally ill and/or substance abusing patients/clients required. Minimum of 2 years experience supervising staff required. Effective oral/written/interpersonal communication skills required. Bilingual skills preferred, and may be required as determined by operational needs. Computer proficiency required.
The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is one of the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organizations, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For over 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to improving the health and well-being of people through high-quality, cost-effective health care in the home and community. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, health plan members, and clients from before birth to the end of life. On any given day, VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, home health aides and other professionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to approximately 40,000 individuals in our care helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.