Facilitates and monitors physical and emotional health status of patients and provides appropriate referral when assessed to need medical, psychiatric, dental evaluation/care
Facilitate didactic and therapeutic groups and document for each patient in attendance
Clinically assess and re-assess patients for appropriate level of care placement and document assessment in patient chart
Provide clinical treatment planning, treatment referral, and continued care/aftercare planning to assigned patients and document same in patient charts
Maintain assigned patient charts in manner which meets Haymarket Center’s Quality Assurance standards and is clear in its documentation of patient’s progress in treatment
Monitor patient medication self-administration and document medications dispensed
Monitor family visits/family sessions and document same in patient chart
Provide crisis intervention as required and follow-up clinical assessment with patient(s) involved to determine need for appropriate clinical course of action
Attend patient staffing/interventions and document outcomes in patient chart
Meet weekly with supervisor or designee for clinical supervision
Seeks further supervision when appropriate and necessary
Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is frequently required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and reach with hands and arms. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
High school diploma or equivalent
CADC and/or clinical licensure, DUI Certification desirable
Knowledge of and ability to perform all “Core Functions”
Ability to handle multiple assignments at once
Good computer skills
Prior experience working with clinical trauma & a solid understanding of addiction, HIV/STDs, sexual abuse/assault preferred
Comprehensive Treatment for Substance Use Disorders.
Chicago's largest provider of treatment for substance use disorders with over 30 clinical programs delivered through a six-story, three building complex located in the West Loop area of Chicago