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Program Manager- Violence Interrupter

Company: Ascension Health
Location: Baltimore
Posted on: June 13, 2021

Job Description:

We Are Hiring Mostly day from afternoon to evening. May be rotating. Safe Streets Hospital Response Program, overseeing Violence Interrupter Program Violence Interrupter experience What You Will Do Responsibilities: Planning, coordination and directing activities of the Safe Streets Hospital Responder Program, including supporting the work of the Hospital CaseManagers and the Hospital Responders. Implementing trauma-informed and culturally relevant policies, programming, and training in coordination with Safe Streets Baltimore, the Baltimore City Health Department, and Cure Violence. Providing a leadership role in maintaining communication with hospital staff and the program staff to coordinate effective implementation of program activities. Coordinating rapid response of hospital responders to hospitals following notification of the admission of a victim of violent injury and the development and follow-up on the long-term treatment plan for each participant in the program. Participating in hiring, strategic planning, trainings, and evaluation activities to support the sustainability of the program and integration into the central hospital response to violent injury. Working closely with other City and State agencies and local hospital systems to implement program policies and procedures that readmission rates of victims of violent injury. Meets with interested patients and loved ones following a violent injury for follow-up assistance during their recovery from their injuries Assesses patients and visitors for follow-up needs and facilitates linkage to appropriate supportive services Acts as participant advocate, coordinates and makes referrals for services. Monitors and tracks services provided and must document all participant encounters and contracts made on behalf of participants. Coordinates and monitors services, including comprehensive tracking of participant activities in relation to action plan. Collaborates with other staff to formulate action plans and strategies to help resolve conflicts and prevent re-injury. Maintains records and participant related files, writes reports, composes letters and completes forms, as appropriate. Participates in regular staff meetings conducted by Safe Streets Baltimore and the hospital. What You Will Need Education: High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required. Work Experience: 3 years of experience required. 5 years of experience preferred. 1 year of leadership or management experience preferred. Additional Preferences At least one year of experience with managing staff and/or have strong experience providing case management to at-risk populations. Must be able to work with victims of violence and guide victims to needed resources and services. Must have experience using data systems and basic computer skills. Experience working with returning citizens or other populations disconnected from mainstream society. Preferred: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in the field of social work, psychology, human services, sociology, etc. Required: 3-5 years minimum experience in Human Sevices Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) Proven management experience Proven community organizing abilities Proven ability to document programmatic activities and assist others in doing so Experience and/or training in crisis intervention and staff supervision Why Join Our Team Serving the greater Baltimore area, Ascension Saint Agnes is recognized as an employer that provides an open, highly collaborative work environment where our workforce reflects the diversity of those we serve. We offer a place of respect and inclusion for all associates as well as a rich learning environment and countless opportunities for career growth and professional development. As an associate, you will find rewarding career opportunities within our 254-bed, full-service teaching hospital, the Saint Agnes Medical Group, Seton Imaging Center and Saint Agnes Foundation. Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care - including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities - in 19 states and the District of Columbia. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer Ascension Saint Agnes is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status. Pay Non-Discrimination Notice: For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster: EEO is the Law Poster Supplement Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. This employer participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information. 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