HSH Forensic Coordinator

Oct 15 2018
Category: Healthcare
Job Description


State of Hawaii

Department of Health

Adult Mental Health Division

Hawaii State Hospital

Kaneohe to Kualoa, Oahu


Hawaii State Hospital (HSH) Forensic Coordinator

Salary commensurate w/ training and experience


This position provides for coordination of forensic referrals & tracking of forensic patients through their HSH treatment episode.  Serves as liaison to Adult Mental Health Division (AMHD) Forensic Director & works collaboratively w/ HSH-assigned attorney to facilitate timeliness & effectiveness of forensic discharges.  Develops, implements & refines programs specific to the needs of forensic patients.  Serves as consultant to HSH treatment teams. 



Minimum Qualifications


EDUCATION:  A doctoral degree in clinical psychology preferably from a university with an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited program.


EXPERIENCE:  Two (2) year’s experience interacting with Quality Management and Utilization Management or Behavioral Health Managed Care with knowledge of community case management interventions.


LICENSE:  This position must be licensed in accordance with Hawaii Revised Statutes, Chapter 465 – 7.6 (Session Laws of Hawaii, 1988).  Possession of a valid State of Hawaii Driver’s License, Type 3, preferred.


Who May Apply


LEGAL AUTHORIZATION TO WORK REQUIREMENT:  The State of Hawaii requires that all persons seeking employment with the government of the State shall be citizens, nationals, or permanent resident aliens of the United States, or eligible under federal law for unrestricted employment in the United States.


How to Apply


Submit completed State of Hawaii Application for Non-Civil Service Appointment, resume, and salary requirements to:

Department of Health

Hawaii State Hospital

45-710 Keaahala Road

Kaneohe, Hawaii  96744

Attn:  Personnel Office


For application packet go to:  http://health.hawaii.gov/employment/job​-opportunities/


Other Information                            


For additional information, you may contact Jodi Polendey at (808) 236-8228. 


Recruitment is continuous until needs are met.


An Equal Opportunity Employer