Mental Health Program Coordinator


Colorado Springs, CO
United States

Category
Experience Required
Yes
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time

Job Description
Marketing Title
Mental Health Program Coordinator
PS Req No
00730466
Category
Facility Support Staff
Location
Cedarwood Health Care Center - Colorado Springs, CO 80905 US (Primary)
Travel
Incentives

Mental Health Program Coordinator

Wage range -

Benefits - Health, Dental, Vision, PTO, 401K, etc.

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Cedarwood Health Care Center in Colorado Springs, CO is a 83-bed center offering a variety of individualized, health care services for our patients and residents. We are seeking a qualified and committed team member to join our efforts in providing quality care in all aspects of the patient journey. Please consider the following team member opportunity and apply today!

Job Description

The MyConnection Coordinator is responsible for the overall design, administration, development, training, overseeing and implementation of established standards of the MyConnection Community program at their facility.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Drives all aspects of the MyConnection Community Program for their facility to achieve program standards using an interdisciplinary team approach

  • Educates facility leadership on program standards and focuses on perpetually advancing program initiatives

  • Assists with selecting and hiring MyConnection Community staff

  • Responsible for appropriate admissions to the MyConnection Community based on admission criteria

  • Provides specialized training to MyConnection Community staff

  • Implement use of non-pharmacological, person centered approaches as appropriate

  • Ensures MyConnection community meetings take place as scheduled

  • Drives team implementation of person-centered activities

  • Offer family member support and education

  • Ensures environment supports therapeutic healing

  • Attends meetings/conference calls as appropriate

  • Ensures all care documentation is completed in a timely manner

  • Participates in community marketing and program development initiatives

  • Demonstrates team leadership skills at all times

  • Other duties as assigned, pertaining to the MyConnection Community

  • Bachelor degree or higher'in health sciences, humanities, human services or related field preferred

  • If no degree, 2+ years' prior experience working in psychiatric care

  • Minimum 1 year in leadership/management role preferred

  • Demonstrates initiative and autonomy

  • Competent in use of computer systems/audio-visual equipment

  • Demonstration of excellent communication skills

  • Dedicated to excellence in resident care and quality of life

Equal Opportunity Employer
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.