Behavioral Health Care Specialist

Job Location US-NC-Winston-Salem
Job Opening ID
Forsyth Medical Center
BHIP Clinical Support
Work Schedule
PRN Details
Monday - Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm
Behavioral Health Resources
Job Status


The care specialist assists with patient assessments, is responsible for assessing and facilitating complex discharge plans and is a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team. The care specialist works to ensure safety, best practice and high quality standards of care maintained throughout the discharge planning process and establishes care connections with providers when patients leave the hospital. They collaborate with providers and all members of the interdisciplinary treatment team to assess, plan, implement and evaluate proactive complex and safe discharge plans with patient involvement. The care specialist collaborates with team members for guidance with medically and/or psychosocially complex cases. The care specialist serves as a resource for discharge planning and care coordination. They must demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide services appropriate to the age and cultural diversity of the patients served. The care specialist will uphold and demonstrate the Novant Mission, Vision and Values, Compassion, Diversity, Personal Excellence and Team Work.

Come join a remarkable team where quality care meets quality service, in every dimension, every time.


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At Novant Health, one of our core values is diversity and inclusion. By engaging the strengths and talents of each team member, we ensure a strong organization capable of providing remarkable healthcare to our patients, families and communities. Therefore, we invite applicants from all group dynamics to apply to our exciting career opportunities.




  • Education: Bachelors degree in social work, human services or similar health related field required.
  • Experience: Minimum of one year experience preferred.
  • Licensure/Certification: NVCI within three months of hire required.
  • Additional Skills (required): Good working knowledge of computers. Ability to care for Behavioral Health Age Specific populations.


It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.

  • Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
  • The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
  • All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No Harm".


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