Job Description

Location: Morton Hospital
Posted Date: 3/22/2022

At Steward Health Care System, we are committed to improving the health of our communities by delivering exceptional, personalized behavioral health care with dignity, compassion and respect. Our continued focus on the patient experience informs our caregivers in how to provide care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient and family preferences, needs and values.

We dedicate ourselves in the communities we serve to delivering affordable health care to all and being responsible partners. No matter what your role, as a member of the Steward family, you are a specialist in the making every patient and family feel right at home, every co-worker a key to our success, and every referring practice, a team of prized colleagues.

In support of this, we commit ourselves to the following values:

Compassion

Accountability

Respect

Excellence

Stewardship

If you are seeking a fast-paced, challenging position in an organization committed to achieving and maintaining a standard of excellence in all we do, our organization may be a good fit for you.

***Outpatient Clinician 15hrs/5p-10p

POSITION SUMMARY:

Conducts Groups for the Day/ Evening Treatment Program and/or provides individual Case Management counseling.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Evaluates psychological, social and physiological symptoms of drug/alcohol abuse.
  • Provides continuing assessment and appropriateness for treatment.
  • Identifies co-existing conditions and implications for treatment.
  • Demonstrates thorough knowledge of mandatory reporting and legal procedures to protect client and others.
  • Conduct psychoeducational check-in and wrap up groups.
  • Provides Case Management services including treatment planning, insurance reviews and aftercare arrangements.
  • Conducts individual, couple, or family meetings to plan for recovery.
  • Complies with policies/guidelines of Steward Good Samaritan Medical Center.
  • Demonstrates flexibility.
  • Maintains confidentiality of patient information.
  • Recognizes own limitations and seeks help from appropriate resources as needed.

Demonstrates courtesy, tact and professional behavior in relationships with patients, families and other staff members.

CUSTOMER SERVICE SKILLS:

  • Is cooperative in interactions, treating customers with courtesy, respect and compassion.
  • Is patient when responding to questions and answers questions appropriately.
  • Responds to requests in a timely manner.
  • Handles interruptions in a skillful way.
  • Maintains a professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Strives to prevent/resolve customer concerns to the customer’s satisfaction.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

Has knowledge of and can map out a self help meeting regimen to fit the patients needs. Capable of making referrals when appropriate to services including nutritional, spiritual, medical, psychiatric and/or other treatment specialties.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/LICENSURE/TECHNICAL/OTHER:

Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree with certification in Substance Abuse or 2 years of experience. Master's Degree preferred.

Experience: Experience in addictions treatment preferred.

Certification and/or Licensure required. Independent Licensed preferred.

Software/Hardware: telephone skills, minimal computer skills

Application Instructions

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