Summary: Support people to maintain their independence in the community through the development, maintenance, or accommodation of functional daily living skills.
CMHC * Directly deliver services in accordance with applicable Rule 132 program requirements. * Schedule and document all billing activities to meet departmental deadlines, time frames, and productivity standards. * Maintain proficiency using the most current information and technology systems available to function efficiently within the department. * Independently transport consumers in compliance with agency policy and procedure.
Community Services * Independently provide services with consumers in a natural environment. * Spend 60% of their time providing services off site. * Respond to crisis calls in the evenings, weekends, or holidays as assigned.
Education – Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Therapy.
Experience * Minimum of one year experience working with individuals with mental illness and working knowledge of the recovery model preferred. * One year case management, linkage, outreach, and/or community support experience preferred. * Experience with Medicaid Rule 132 documentation and billing requirements preferred.
License/Certification – Current license in Occupational Therapy.
Language – English as a first or second language.
Additional Qualifications * Valid Illinois driver’s license and documentation of current auto insurance, with a good driving record and car available. * Eligible for and completion of certification process to drive PACE vehicles. * Must be willing to work evenings/weekend hours as necessary and be on call to respond to emergencies.