FULL-TIME RANGE: $11.50 - 12.50/ hr (Annual: $23,920 - 26,000) PER YEAR PLUS EXCELLENT BENEFITS!
Provides initial contact for consumers seeking medication services at North Rock. Obtains information to prepare for medications services. Works as part of a treatment team to insure needed services are provided. Creates a welcoming and engaging environment.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (includes but not limited too):
Takes vitals to include blood pressure, pulse, weight, height and BMI on all consumers presenting for a medication clinic appointment.
Obtains the chief complaint or presenting problem for seeking medication services.
Updates information that includes but is not limited too any hospitalizations, new medications, changes in health status since last clinic visit.
Reviews medications to determine if medications are being taken as prescribed and if any medications are not beings taken.
Provides accurate and timely documentation in the consumer’s chart.
Provides services that are welcoming, engaging and accessible. These services are recovery focused, strengths based, culturally competent, consumer centered, and co-occurring capable. Works as part of treatment team to meet the needs of the consumer in a timely and thorough manner. Interacts with consumers in a respectful, genuine and professional manner.
Participates in trainings/workshops related to triage, assessment, crisis intervention, case management and in expanding knowledge base in recovery focused mental health services and substance abuse services. Completes all required courses with NetSmart University.
Maintains professional competency in the area under his/her responsibility through appropriate readings, attendance at workshops and conferences, and through consultation with other professionals. Employee will comply with all requirements to maintain professional certification.
Performs other duties as required and/or assigned by Supervisor.