- Trinity Health Of New England
45 Pidgeon Dr
Provides individual, family and group clinical services to patients in
the Methadone Program in order to treat substance abuse issues, assess
and refer for mental health and other appropriate services, and
improve life functioning. Works as part of an interdisciplinary team
to assess, develop and implement treatment plans for recovery.
PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Responsible for maintaining an active caseload of assigned patients
providing individual, family and group treatment along with case
management. Frequency of sessions based on clinical need and assigned
levels of care.
Completes psychosocial assessment, quarterly treatment plans, periodic
assessments, progress notes, discharge summaries and other related
documentation as required within established timeframes.
Provides crisis assessments and management in consultation with
Responsible for tracking patient compliance with program requirements
and issues warnings and contracts as clinically indicated. Attends
Completes all documentation within required time frames and submits
each day s encounter forms for billing daily.
Practices according to relevant DPH, Joint Commission, SPHS and MMTP
regulations and standards.
Maintains professional relationships and boundaries with patients,
co-workers and the community.
Fully competent bilingual employees will be responsible for providing
bilingual clinical services and assisting with interpreting when
Maintains commitment to continuing education and professional growth.
Serves as a preceptor to other clinicians for the purpose of training
Maintains licensure and credentials through the attainment of
necessary CEU s and complies with all internal credentialing
Attends all supervision, team meetings, department meetings and staff
Maintains required productivity levels.
May be assigned to various system locations as needed.
Other duties, as assigned.
REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Work requires the knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts
normally acquired through the completion of a Master s Degree in
Social Work or clinically focused Human Service field.
Work requires a solid clinical knowledge base of theoretical
approaches and interventions required to meet the needs of a diverse
Licensed or license-eligible preferred.
Requires two (2) years related experience in mental health and
substance abuse settings with a minimum of one (1) year of substance
abuse experience. Post Master's experience preferred.
Bilingual staff will require successful completion of a language
competency exam prior to beginning employment.
Requires good computer skills with the ability to document in the
electronic medical record.
Requires good organization, time management, communication, and
1.May involve on-call, weekend coverage or other flexibility in work
Busy working environment with competing demands.
Will require travel between various system locations.
Reports to Clinical Supervisor, MMTP.
Has no responsibility for the direct supervision of any other
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.
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