Case Manager Discharge Planner (Intercept 2)

Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare   Roanoke, VA   Full-time     Social Service
Posted on March 29, 2024
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The Case Manager Discharge Planner (Intercept 2) provides assessments, discharge planning and coordination, comprised of working with the courts in providing the judge with an assessment of the individual's treatment plan in the community and advocating for bond reduction with public defenders in Roanoke City. Some other duties could be scheduling follow up appointments with BRBH for treatment services, case management, medication evaluations, and other related services for personas with Serious Mental Illness (SMI), including Co-occurring Disorders, being released from the Roanoke City Adult Detention Center who are either current BRBH clients or eligible for such services through BRBH. (MH Rural Jail Diversion funds/BHD Intercept 2 grant) The Discharge Planner is also responsible for

Entry Level Rate: $19.81/hour. Additional compensation commensurate with experience.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in an acceptable human services field is required.
  • Licensure/Certifications: Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP) preferred.
  • Safe Driving Record: Candidates must have a valid Virginia driver's license with a safe driving record (no more than two moving violations in the last three years and no criminal violations in the last 5 years.)
  • Background Check: Candidates that are offered a position are required to undergo a background check and drug screen.

Why work at BRBH?

  • Make a difference in the community: Many individuals served by our Supportive Housing program experience a reduction in psychiatric hospitalizations, a reduction in arrests, and maintain safe and stable housing. 
  • Team atmosphere: Our small team work hard to change lives. 
  • Work/Life Balance: We have a great Paid Time Off policy - 29 days annually, which starts accruing on your first day.
  • We offer great benefits, including VRS (Virginia Retirement System)! Click here for more information: http://www.brbh.org/benefits/
  • Want to know more? Check out our page on Glassdoor to see employee reviews and more information about BRBH: http://www.glassdoor.com/Overview/Working-at-Blue-Ridge-Behavioral-Healthcare-EI_IE464369.11,43.htm

Blue Ridge Behavioral Healthcare (BRBH) is one of forty Community Services Boards established under the Code of Virginia to provide comprehensive services for individuals who have mental health disorders, developmental disability, or substance use disorders.  BRBH provides multiple programs and services throughout the Roanoke Valley with over 400 employees working to provide quality care to our clients. We are proud to have served our community for over 50 years. BRBH maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. This position is located in Roanoke, VA.

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