SOCIAL WORKER II, HEALTH SERVICES CI (Court-Involved)
Forensic Coordinator **REPOST**
|Department||MDH Springfield Hospital Center|
|Date Opened||8/18/2021 08:15:00 AM|
|Filing Deadline||12/30/2021 11:59:00 PM|
|Salary||$53,741.00 - $69,900.00 with potential growth to $86,244.00/year|
|HR Analyst||Kara Winnard|
LOCATION OF POSITION
Main Purpose of Job
- Coordinates ambulatory evaluations with the admission office staff.
- Provides liaison and consultative services to clinical teams regarding the aftercare needs of forensic patients in the context of the patients' legal situations and clinical needs.
- Assists the Director of Forensic Services and the Forensic Secretary in tracking forensic patients, coordinating and assigning cases, scheduling outpatient evaluations, and responding to data requests from Hospital Administration and the MDH Office of Court-Ordered Evaluations and Placements. (OCEP)
- Presents the Hospital's position on patients' level of care needs at the Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) Hearings by interviewing and cross examining witnesses, reviewing records, overseeing the development of release conditions, presenting opening and closing statements, etc.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
Applicants who meet the minimum (and selective) qualifications will be included in further evaluation. The evaluation may be a rating of your application based on your education, training and experience as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. Please report all related education, experience, dates and hours of work. Clearly indicate your college degree and major on your application, if applicable. For education obtained outside the U.S., any job offer will be contingent on the candidate providing an evaluation for equivalency by a foreign credential evaluation service prior to starting employment (and may be requested prior to interview).
Complete applications must be submitted by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be added.
Incorrect application forms will not be accepted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.
Candidates may remain on the certified eligible list for a period of at least one year. The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies.
Online applications are highly recommended. However, if you are unable to apply online, the paper application (and supplemental questionnaire) may be submitted to MDH, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201. Paper application materials must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment. No postmarks will be accepted.
If additional information is required, the preferred method is to upload. If you are unable to upload, please fax the requested information to 410-333-5689. Only additional materials that are required will be accepted for this recruitment. All additional information must be received by the closing date and time.
For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact the MDH Recruitment and Selection Division at 410-767-1251.
If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division at 410-767-4850 or Application.Help@maryland.gov.
Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling: 410-767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258.
We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.
People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruitment, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity.