RN Wellness Program Manager, Greenfield

CSO is looking for a Registered Nurse to be a Wellness Program Manager at our clinic in Greenfield.

Join our Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) team as a Wellness Program Manager. The program manager will provide supervision and leadership to the CCBHC wellness coaches and assist with the development of a wellness curriculum and associated wellness groups. They will also provide clinical screening, evaluation, monitoring and education to children, adolescents and adults in a clinical and community setting. They will coordinate medical care with CSO prescribers and external PCPs, and collaborate with CCBHC team members to ensure optimal planning and support for clients.

Responsibilities

  • Provide programmatic and administrative supervision of CCBHC wellness coaches.
  • Assist with the development of a wellness curriculum and the creation of wellness-related groups.
  • Collaborate with CCBHC team members in the development of treatment plans for clients.
  • Provide clinical screening, evaluation, monitoring and education to clients.
  • Conduct group workshops and trainings to clients to provide education on medical topics.
  • Assist prescribers as needed when administering suboxone.
  • Provide in-service training for CCBHC staff on common medical issues and appropriate treatment, intervention and support strategies.
  • Provide case consultation pertaining to medical issues for CCBHC staff as requested.
  • Communicate with CSO Prescribers and non-CCBHC staff (e.g., hospital staff, PCPs, nursing home staff) as needed to support and advance appropriate care for clients.
  • Conduct medication reviews and monitoring as needed.

Qualifications

Must be licensed in Massachusetts as a Registered Nurse; experience treating individuals with serious mental illness and substance use disorders preferred. Primary care experience also preferred.  Must be familiar with community resources and possess good communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to adapt to a variety of environments and make decisions when faced with unplanned circumstances.  Ability to establish trusting relationships through compassion, empathy and insight.  Capacity to be an effective member of a Team.  Demonstrated sensitivity to the needs and perspectives of individuals from diverse cultural or linguistic backgrounds. Computer proficiency required including ability to work with email, electronic health record and word processing software. MA driver's license and reliable transportation required.

Bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply, (English/Spanish speaking.)

Benefits

We provide our employees with competitive salaries and a generous benefits package, including full coverage health and dental insurance and ample paid time off (vacation, personal, sick, and holidays). Additionally, we offer a retirement savings plan and an employee referral bonus program. CSO provides their staff with regular in-house training and professional development opportunities with free CEUs. Our voluntary supplemental insurances include short and long-term disability, cancer, accident and life. We also offer a premier employee assistance program (EAP) and personal cell phone plan discounts.

Our Agency

Clinical & Support Options, Inc. is a behavioral health organization serving individuals and families across Western Massachusetts. From its early days as a child guidance clinic, Clinical & Support Options has expanded into a full service behavioral health agency, committed internally to excellence while we collaborate externally with community partners to participate in a comprehensive system of assistance and resources for the residents of our communities. We employ over 650 multi-disciplinary staff, helping thousands of families during the past 50 years. We have community based office locations throughout Western Massachusetts, including Springfield, Northampton, Greenfield, Orange, Athol, Gardner and Pittsfield.

Our core competencies lend themselves to the development of a "one-stop" model of comprehensive, holistic services to individuals and families with multiple and complex issues.

Our expertise, in a nutshell, is to support people in their progress towards self-sufficiency, no matter what challenges they face on that journey.