Atlantic Health System is seeking a full-time Community Liaison for the Behavioral Health Department at Newton Medical Center. The shift for this position will be days, but the hours will vary, as needed by the department.
Identify and recruit pediatricians/pediatric groups and K-12 Schools to participate in the statewide Pediatric Psychiatry Collaborative program.
Build and retain relationships with providers, educating them about targeted programs and services provided through the PPC program.
Establish and maintain ongoing lines of communication among community pediatricians, K-12 Schools, community agencies, and Statewide Pediatric Psychiatry Collaborative program.
Assist in development of monthly schedules of outreach activities based on strategic and programmatic priorities of the department.
Accumulate feedback and comments through outreach visits to identify needs, problems and requested information.
Provide ongoing support for relationships established with registered pediatricians and serve as the point person when communicating any new information and areas of concern.
Identify and network with community-based resources that could be used to facilitate care coordination
Identify and implement ways for the PPC program to improve referral processes and consultation services by reporting and tracking pediatrician feedback.
Compile information to disseminate to community pediatricians (i.e. CME programs, update on new faculty/services, newsletters, etc.)
Meet regularly with site leadership to obtain a strong understanding of site objectives and how to help meet these goals.
Coordinate and collaborate with program managers to schedule orientation sessions with identified pediatricians requesting to join the PPC.
Collect and maintain a database of all pediatricians and K-12 schools who are enrolled in the NJPPC program and other data as needed.
Other duties and/or projects as assigned by PPC leadership.
Adheres to AHS Organizational competencies and standards of behavior.
Bachelor's degree required in a behavioral health related field
2-3 years in the healthcare and/or service industry which includes some clinical, marketing, and sales experience preferred
Travel throughout northern New Jersey required
Bi-lingual a plus
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune's 'Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For' list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.
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