Behavioral Navigator – Wellness Recovery Team

The WRT BH works as part of a Wellness Team consisting of Physical Health Professional Navigator and Administrative Navigator. The BH N brings to the team clinical expertise in the assessment, treatment and management of behavior health, substance use disorders and co-occurring MH and SUD issues. Within this team, the BH Navigator also has specific knowledge, skills and abilities in the arena of primary care behavioral health integration.

Reports to:

The Wellness Recovery Behavioral Health reports to the WRT Administrative Navigator and communicates with all members of WRT Team and the Executive Director.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provides outreach and engagement to build report and explain the benefits of integrated care and how the team can assist in improving a member’s overall health.
  • Complete member assessment and SmartScreener
  • Identify and address any urgent needs of clients
  • Reviews MH evaluations and collaborate with MH providers
  • Develop strategies with clients on self-management, diet/nutrition, exercise, use of preventative care, etc.
  • Provide psycho-education to clients on managing medical conditions
  • Attends and advocate at client appointments as needed.
  • Participate in WRT Case Reviews
  • Communicates with collaborative partners and client’s support system
  • Maintains clinical caseload and charts according to QA and program polices.
  • Maintains at least 90 minimum billable units per week.
  • Maintains clinical supervision with direct supervisor.
  • Completes clinical notes within 48 hour time-frame.
  • Follows all HIPPA and agency policies regarding client confidentiality and privacy.

Job Requirements:

  • This position requires a master’s degree in behavioral health
  • Knowledge of community resources and integrated health
  • Current valid Pennsylvania driver’s license
  • Current Pa Child Abuse Clearance
  • Criminal background clearance
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