Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare Inc. strongly believes that treatment services are more effective when provided in the client’s natural setting, hence, the majority of services provided are located in the community. Trilogy Behavioral Healthcare Inc. also employs a holistic approach to each client’s treatment and integrates all facets of our clients’ lives including mental/emotional health, physical health/wellness, employment and education, social and family relationships, substance use/abuse issues, and housing needs.
Typical services provided include case management, counseling/therapy, individual skills training, medication training, crisis intervention, linkage to community resources, advocacy, assessment, and treatment planning.
The Colbert Nurse Care Coordinator will provide direct patient care through educating Colbert Class members on medical illness self management, providing medication monitoring and training and medication reconciliation services, educating the behavioral health team on Class Member’s medical issues and providing care coordination services by communicating directly with physicians, specialists, pharmacies, home health providers and inpatient/outpatient providers.
In this position you will make preliminary assessment of clients’ health problems while they are still residing in the nursing home and will develop medical treatment plan goals for the client to help them transition into an independent community setting. You will also collaborate with clinical and non-clinical staff on patient plans of care and ensure quality standards are met. You will spend a significant amount of time in the community visiting clients in their homes.
Candidates are required to have a Registered Nurse license in the state of Illinois.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of one year of nursing experience preferably in a community mental health setting.
Other requirements include:
• Valid IL driver’s license
• Daily access to a well maintained vehicle with 100,000/300,000 auto liability insurance