Urgent Care Addiction Clinician

Community Healthlink - Worcester, MA3.0

Full-timeEstimated: $56,000 - $69,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits
Come join a friendly and diverse clinical team that provides quality care! Community Healthlink (CHL) is looking for a Full-Time (37.5 hrs/wk) Urgent Care Addiction Clinician in Worcester.

Behavioral Health Addiction Urgent Care (BHAUC) is a center for individuals suffering from substance use disorder and mental illness. The program is a gateway to getting clients in needed treatment for addiction and/or mental crisis by providing an evaluation, bed search and support from our team. Behavioral Health Addiction Urgent Care is an exciting, dynamic environment in which all members of the multidisciplinary team work together to ensure the best outcomes for our clients. Apply today, and be on the front lines of the fight against the opioid epidemic that has stolen far too many lives!

Benefits:
Compensation based on education and related work experience, licensure and other qualifications

Health and Dental insurance (available upon starting)

Generous paid sick, personal, holiday, and vacation time

CEU benefits

Life and Disability insurance

401k with agency contribution

Flexible Spending Accounts available

Wellness activity discounts

Responsibilities
Attend all trainings required consistent with the Bureau of Substance Addiction Services, Department of Public Health, Mission model and Community Healthlink regulations.
Work closely with MMAT clinical team (Recovery Coach, Nurse and Psychiatrist) to coordinate services.
Conduct screenings and comprehensive intake assessments, Mental Status Exams, Risks Assessments and Substance.
Use screening to determine eligibility.
Provide short term clinical crisis intervention service.
Obtain proper authorization for certain levels of care.
Clinical assessment and disposition to appropriate care.
Qualifications
Grade 7: Clinician III; Masters degree in human services, psychology, or social work. Must be licensed or license eligible- LCSW or LMHC.

Grade 8: Clinician IV: Masters degree and LICSW

Minimum of 2 years related experience required
Must be able to pass a CORI background check
Community Healthlink is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, age, ancestry, disability, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual preference, political affiliation or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.

If applicable, Community Healthlink shall also abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability. These regulations require affirmative action by Community Healthlink to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.