Ascension Health Housing Case Manager - Full Time, Chicago in Chicago, Illinois

Job ID: 201996

Housing Case Manager - Full Time, Chicago

Chicago, Illinois

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Housing Case Manager

City, State: Chicago,IL

Location: Bonaventure House

Department: BH Mental Hlth Svcs OP 005

Additional Job Details: Full-Time / Days, 40 hours / Weekly

Schedule: Monday - Friday

Marketing Statement

AMITA Health ( www.AMITAhealth.org ) is a joint operating company formed by Adventist Midwest Health, part of the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL., and Alexian Brothers Health System, a subsidiary of St. Louis-based Ascension. Headquartered in Arlington Heights, IL, AMITA Health is the third largest health system in the state with more than 12,000 associates committed to delivering the most efficient, highest quality, faith-based care at nine acute and specialty care hospitals and at more than 80 ambulatory/clinic locations. AMITA Health has an extensive provider network of more than 3,000 hospital-affiliated physicians and the AMITA Health Medical Group consists of over 500 multi-specialty employed physicians and associate practitioners, ranking it among the largest regional medical groups. AMITA Health’s mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus by respecting the faith traditions of the many individuals and families we have been called to serve across suburban Chicago.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides substance abuse counseling services.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides assigned patient counseling services and case management.

  • Systematically and continually assesses the patient's coping mechanisms and progress.

  • Utilizes appropriate teaching methods and/or referral sources.

  • Coordinates patient's discharge planning needs and readiness for discharge with other healthcare members.

  • Willingness to travel in neighborhoods on the north, west and south side of Chicago to engage in home visits with clients as part of mandatory position requirements. This position is based in Chicago.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Licensed Social Worker (LSW) or Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.

  • Driver's license required

Education:

  • Bachelor's Level Degree

  • Bachelor's degree required

Work Experience:

  • Knowledge and experience with case management, substance abuse, mental health, HIV/AIDS, homeless issues preferred.

How To Apply

If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact Candidate Care at 855-778-6037 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST, M-F.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.