The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to meeting the health care needs of New Yorkers with compassionate, high-quality home health care. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, members, and clients from before birth to the end of life.
Each day, more than 13,000 VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 48,000 patients and members, helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.
Position will cover Staten Island and Manhattan regions.
Oversees and manages the clinical and the administrative functions for the VNSNY Wellness Care Management Program to ensure the program is in compliance with applicable governmental, regulatory and contractual requirements. Supports leadership in overseeing appropriate utilization and management of staff to promote quality patient care consistent with the goals and mission of the program. Promotes internal/external positive relationships, interprets, communicates, and implements VNSNY philosophy/policies to staff. Liaises with WeCARE Medical service program to deliver quality services to all clients. Works under general direction.
Licensure: License and current registration to practice as a Social Worker, Psychologist, Marriage and Family Therapist, Mental Health Counselor, Professional Registered Nurse or other related license in the State of New York preferred.
Education: Master’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy, Mental Health Counseling or other related field required.
Experience: Minimum of five years of experience in a managerial role, including the provision of clinical management of medical / mental health programs, required. Minimum of two years experience in a community mental health care setting in a clinical and administrative capacity preferred. Experience working with cash assistance recipients, homeless and/or formally incarcerated preferred. Strong interpersonal and leadership skills required. Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills required. Knowledge of Microsoft applications required.
Regional coverage: position will cover Staten Island and Manhattan.