Veteran | Family Care Manager-UCLA Health Operation Mend
UCLA Health
Los Angeles, California 90001

Job Description

Responsibilities

 

Play a key role within a world class, award winning health system. Give back to those military members, veterans and their families who have served our nation.

We're seeking an exceptional Veteran /Family Care manager to join Operation Mend in helping to support advanced surgical and psychological treatment for injured, post 9/11-era warriors. We provide an innovative, intensive treatment program for service members suffering from mild traumatic brain injury and post-traumatic stress disorder. We also offer comprehensive psychological health care and social support for both wounded warriors and their family members.

As a Veteran/Family care manager, you will be collaborative with a strong, multidisciplinary team to engage, educate, communicate and coordinate care for program participants. You will maintain contact with relevant providers to monitor and coordinate treatment efforts as well as serve as a liaison between participants, staff and care providers. You will be called on to ensure a continuity of care and access to behavioral health services; before, during and after program participation.

 

*May become career


Qualifications

 

We're looking for a deeply compassionate, highly motivated individual with:

*         Masters in psychology or related field
*         LCSW,LMFT or similar licensure
*         Previous experience working with veterans, family, or trauma is a plus
*         Experience working with families from diverse backgrounds
*         Ability to keep accurate and timely records
*         Outstanding communication, interpersonal, organization, time management and problem solving skills
*         Ability to work well independently as well as within a team atmosphere
*         Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office products
*         Bilingual skills is a plus

UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles as well as the David Geffen School of Medicine. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles' trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you're looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Education Required:

Masters Degree - MA

Employment/Position Type:

Full Time
Date Posted : 03/06/2020