Job Description

Location: Morton Hospital
Posted Date: 4/15/2022

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:






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 Per Diem


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


  • 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.


  • 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.


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.


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

Additional Information

Steward Health Care is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Steward Health Care does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression or any other non-job-related characteristic.

Important COVID message

Please note, Morton Hospital is taking additional, necessary preparations to ensure patients can receive compassionate care in a safe, carefully managed environment - with confidence and without fear. Our Safe and Ready program consists of a rigorous [five-point] standard ensuring patient safety, confidence and convenience: Expanded hours will allow previously cancelled procedures to be scheduled as quickly as possible. Any COVID-19 related care takes place in designated areas away from other patients and their families. Emergency Departments are reorganized to be a safe place to treat all emergency patients. A stringent cleaning policy has been implemented throughout the hospital. A strictly controlled visitor and masking policy is required for patient safety. You can rest assured that we have made the necessary preparations to provide care in a safe, controlled and professional way.

This position is subject to the COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for Steward Health Care Workforce. Employees in this position will be required to provide adequate proof of vaccination for COVID-19 by an FDA-approved vaccine prior to starting work. Steward will consider requests for exemptions from this vaccine requirement on the basis of medical condition or sincerely held religious belief in accordance with applicable Federal laws.

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