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Addictions Services – Clinical Coordinator
NSMHA is looking for a Clinical Coordinator to join our team! The residential Clinical Coordinator is responsible for the overall coordination of clinical matters including supervision, investigating client grievances, recommending programmatic changes, interfacing with other providers, utilization review of medical records, and providing direct services to clients for our Meridian House residential program. Located in East Boston, the Meridian House is a 30 bed, coed therapeutic community serving an adult population 18 and over. Meridian House is considered to be a High Intensity Residential Service. The program provides behavior modification treatment for individuals diagnosed with substance use disorder and co-occurring disorders. We provide medication assisted treatment for those individuals who meet the criteria and residents are treated for mental health disorders. This is a 24 hour a day program with 24 hour per day staffing.
What you’ll do:
- Coordinate with Intake Coordinator to approve appropriate clinical placement ensuring ASAM criteria is met upon admission
- Complete Adult Comprehensive Assessment and Individualized Action Plan upon admission
- Coordinate with prescribers, Manager of Rapid Access, Central Triage Team and Outpatient Clinical Team to ensure comprehensive and coordinated clinical services
- Provide appropriate supervision and support to case managers and counselors
- Coordinate and monitor care received by all residents to assure appropriate direct care, case management, continuity of care, and transitional services are provided.
- Maintain quality of care according to standards and procedures outlined in DPH regulations and other contractual obligations.
- Attend committees as required or assigned by the Director.
- Assist in the development of a training schedule for the staff and train staff regarding clinical procedures.
- Provides clinical consultation to staff and community.
- Provides rotational after hours on-call coverage.
- Participates in planning, redesign, and development of program as required to meet the needs of the community, NSMHA Board, or funding source requirements.
- Represents NSMHA to outside agencies.
- Provides direct clinical services to the residents of Meridian House as needed.
What you’ll need:
- Education: Master’s Degree in one of the following disciplines or closely related field: Clinical Psychology, Education – Counseling, Medicine, Psychology, Psychiatric Nursing, Rehabilitative Counseling, or Social Work.
- Experience: A minimum of three years providing clinical work in a substance abuse treatment setting.
- Skills/Certifications: LICSW or LMHC preferred.
• Employer Paid Life Insurance
• 403 (b) Retirement Plan with employer matching
• Voluntary Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
• Medical & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
• Access to Credit Union Banking
• Access to State Tuition Remission Program (Worksite Specific)
• All Team Members have access to the following benefits:
• Employee Referral Bonus Program
• Discounted Movie Tickets
• Comprehensive Training Program
• Internal Advancement Opportunities