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Providence Health & Services Family Care Coordinator - Alaska CARES in Anchorage, Alaska


Providence is calling a Family Care Coordinator (Alaska CARES Clinic, Day Shift, 0.5 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

The Family Care Coordinator will be responsible for the coordination of care and mental health referral services of Alaska CARES program, providing assessment and referral for children and families.

In this position you will:

  • Assist multidisciplinary team to recognize and respond to mental health needs of vulnerable, abused children.

  • Provide referral and connection to needed services for children and families.

  • Provide the forensic interview to children and teens when necessary.

  • Document the history provided by the parents and child in a legal report.

  • Provide follow up telephone consultation for families and monitor their linkage to services.

  • Coordinate and provide the agenda for the community multidisciplinary child protection team.

  • Be responsible for entering into the database, NCAtrak all information, re: children they have worked with.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, or related health care field

  • 2 years’ experience working with children and families, preferably in child protection system, mental health clinic or agency

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s degree

  • Experience with OCS, law enforcement, and/or multi-problem families

About the Alaska CARES Clinic:

Alaska CARES is an outpatient clinic located near Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage. The clinic provides sexual and physical abuse evaluations for children, newborn to age 18 years, and 24-hour on-call services for cases that are considered emergent. These cases usually come to the attention of law enforcement or the emergency departments of local hospitals.

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 254718