Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 149023-1A
Date Posted: Dec 11, 2018
Lahey Clinical Performance Network is part of a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Lahey MassHealth ACO (LMH-ACO) is responsible for improving coordination of patient care, reducing unnecessary hospitalizations and readmissions, emergency department visits and revisits, and reducing total cost of care over time. LMH-ACO will provide services in collaboration with contracted Managed Care Organizations as well as Community Partners for Behavioral Health and Long Term Services and Supports, as appropriate.
The Recovery Coach, LMH-ACO, provides non-clinical support to individuals with substance use disorder (SUD), including but not limited to connecting the individual with recovery support services, serving as a recovery guide and role model in the management of recovery, assisting the individual to identify and overcome barriers to recovery, providing support with problem solving and advocacy, and educating the individual and family members on the recovery process.
Education: High school diploma required; bachelor degree preferred
- Peer with lived addiction experience
- At least 2 years of current and sustained recovery without reoccurrence
- Proficient in computer skills
- Information technology and electronic medical record experience preferred
- Experience with MassHealth population preferred
20-40 hours per week
The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.
Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.