Program Manager - Behavioral Health Intergration

at MaineHealth in Portland, Maine, United States

Job Description


Position Summary

The behavioral health integration program is seeking a highly motivated, innovative, personable individual interested in providing supervisory and management support to a dynamic team in the Portland area.

The manager will work closely with the director of the program and other managers to support the delivery of safe and effective care within the integrated setting. The program manager will travel the healthcare system to meet with behavioral health providers for clinical supervision, support team building and staff engagement, work collaboratively with practice managers and stakeholders to improve quality outcomes, and assist with sustaining current programming and future development.

The behavioral health integration program has approximately 70 clinicians in the MaineHealth system, spans across 9 hospital systems including into New Hampshire. The program focuses on providing brief, targeted interventions to patients of the practices, with access to behavioral health being our primary goal.

We work collaboratively with the medical teams to address whole health care and wellness, aiming to improve outcomes and reduce unnecessary costs. We partner closely with other behavioral health programs to assist in seamless transitions of care. As a manager, you would develop and foster relationships with those programs.

In this role you would be expected to work at least one day a week in a practice to keep up with your clinical skills and also to immerse yourself in the culture. The work is fun, challenging, and rewarding all at the same time.

Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)

Education: Master's degree in Social Work, psychology or related field is required

License/ Certifications: Maine State licensure to practice at the independent level of an LCSW, LCPC, or PhD. in mental health. Additional licensure in substance use treatment is preferred

Experience: 3+ years of relevant experience in community settings preferred, 3+years of clinical supervisory and management experience preferred.
Additional Information

MaineHealth was ranked one of America's Best Large Employers in 2022 by Forbes!

MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system whose vision is, "Working together so our communities are the healthiest in America." MaineHealth consists of nine local health systems, a comprehensive behavioral health care network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and 1,700 employed clinicians working together through the MaineHealth Medical Group. With approximately 22,000 care team members, MaineHealth provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire. Learn more about our system at

At MaineHealth, we offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our packages include health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.

With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be working with health care professionals that truly value the people around them - both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the well-being of our communities and care team members. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Join us, and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to a new level.

MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.

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Job Posting: 908108

Posted On: Mar 24, 2023

Updated On: Mar 24, 2023

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