SCO Family of Services Outreach Specialist in Suffolk, New York

_PURPOSE OF THE POSITION_: Responsible for coordinating all intake interviews & assessments, and maintaining a utilization rate of 90%.

* * *I. **_SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES :_* • Complete pre-screenings and intake assessments for clients in need of Care Management services. • Receive, track and respond to all intakes/ referrals. • Facilitate the development of a close working relationship with the child’s case planner, parents, and legal guardians.. • Manages assigned cases, scheduling any necessary visits, assisting in completion of all necessary paperwork. • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. • Review referrals in a timely manner of submission. • Understands and explains Health Home program procedures to staff and clients. • Familiar with electronic health records. • Works as team with Health Home Case Managers • Completes accurate and up-to-date progress notes and log on a daily basis. • Familiar with Microsoft excel • Complete CANS-NY and Care Plans • Participate in transfer conference with Care Managers

_QUALIFICATIONS : _ _ _ • Bachelor degree in a related field is required. • MSW preferred. • Bilingual • New York City license

SCO Family of Services is an equal opportunity employer

Job: *CASEWORKER - 032

Organization: *SD012

Title: Outreach Specialist

Location: New York-Suffolk-Dix Hills

Requisition ID: 29040