Mental Healthcare Coordinator
Location: San Diego
Posted on: September 15, 2021
The Leidos Military & Veterans Health Solutions Group is
seeking a Mental Healthcare Coordinator (Outreach
Coordinator) to work 40 hours per week on the
Navy's Organizational Incident Operational Nexus (ORION)
program. The ORION Trauma Tracker is a program for
Service members exposed to unit-level, non-combat trauma. ORION is
designed to provide comprehensive tracking of psychological trauma
exposure and targeted outreach "Caring Contacts" to Service members
at elevated risk for psychological injury. This position is
eligible to tele-work 1 day a week.
In this new role, Leidos will provide an "ORION Outreach
Coordinator" to support a contract with the Naval Center for Combat
& Operational Stress Control (NCCOSC) (Psychological Science &
Analytics Dept.) in San Diego, CA. Under the M333 Mental
Health/Primary Care Directorate of the Navy Bureau of Medicine and
Surgery (BUMED), NCCOSC optimizes force psychological readiness
through development, aggregation, analysis, and dissemination of
best practices and innovations in primary, secondary, and tertiary
prevention of psychological illness and injury.
The Mental Healthcare Coordinator will work as an ORION Outreach
Coordinator team member to track Service members in ORION who are
exposed to unit level, non-combat trauma and conduct Caring
Contacts to those Service members. A license for clinical practice
is not required as this position does not involve the provision of
care. Caring Contacts involve reaching out to Service members over
email, checking in with Service members over the phone, and
connecting them to mental health resources if desired. ORION
Outreach Coordinators need to be comfortable speaking with Service
members about their psychological health, be able to quickly build
rapport with Service members, communicate with other mental health
professionals and follow-up with Service members to confirm
connections to care. ORION Outreach Coordinators will offer mental
health care options to those Service members who request assistance
with connecting to mental healthcare during Caring Contacts. The
Outreach Coordinators will act as a liaison for Service members and
collaborate with mental health staff at relevant clinics/facilities
to coordinate mental healthcare. This position may require
Caring Contacts to be conducted during non-business hours in order
to complete phone calls to Service members outside of the
continental U.S. Caring contacts will be logged in the ORION
Carepoint registry, however, the incumbent will not be required to
document in a medical record. The ORION Outreach Coordinator will
be expected to manage daily operations and administrative
activities of the ORION Trauma Tracker program. Additionally, this
position may be required to liaise with military Commands and the
surrounding military fleet.
Bachelors degree in Psychology, Social Work, Public Health
or related field from an accredited college or
Minimum 2 years of related experience or clinical
experience in one or more of the following: psychology, social
work, behavioral sciences, nursing, healthcare or public
Excellent verbal and communication skills.
Good organization and detail-oriented.
Demonstrate ability to work well independently and with a
Due to federal contract regulations, US Citizenship is
Candidates MUST be able to pass a government background
investigation for a Secret clearance.
The position is designated as a drug testing designated
Military experience or work in the military health care
field and familiarity with Department of Defense and Military
Health System organizations.
Experience working with active duty or reserve Service
members, particularly in the field of combat stress and/or
Ability to build rapport and comfortable speaking with
Service members who were exposed to trauma.
Experience managing data elements including but not
limited to, data collection and management.
Proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel
External Referral Bonus:
External Referral Bonus $:
Potential for Telework:
Clearance Level Required:
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
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