Inpatient Substance Abuse Counselor

Job Description

Counselor completes chemical dependency assessments as needed to those in the hospital setting including on the inpatient behavioral health, ICU, medical-surgical, emergency department/crisis behavioral health hall, family birthing, and psychiatric urgent care units. Assessments include patients who are court-ordered as well as those who are hospitalized voluntarily. Assessment findings are reported back to the appropriate teams and the counselor makes recommendations for treatment and aftercare. Counselor facilitates referrals for residential treatment, makes any necessary outpatient appointments, and coordinates with members of the treatment team.

Department

New Connections

Status

Full Time

Shift/Hours

Generally Days

Qualifications

CADC (Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor) certification.

Broadlawns Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Deadline

January 7, 2022