Intake Specialist 5/5/2020
Resources For Human Development
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY INTAKE SPECIALIST
The Intake Specialist is the first face to face contact that a person in recovery (PIR) meets in order to determine appropriateness for involvement in the program as well as the appropriate level of care.
Essential Duties and Functions
* Act as first point of contact for people seeking treatment services at CORE.
* Track calls for service and initial screening of people seeking services at CORE
* Complete level of care assessments to determine appropriateness for services provided by CORE
* Instruct educational seminars as assigned
* Attend Team Support Meetings, Recovery Plan Update meetings, and clinical supervision as scheduled
* Provide crisis intervention
* Facilitate Specialty groups as assigned
* Initiate and manage referrals for services either at CORE, or other community service agencies that could better meet the person s needs.
* Work cooperatively with the Resource Coordinator to manage referrals and follow-ups with person s in recovery (PIR).
* Work cooperatively with Fiscal Administrator to ensure that billing is timely and correct.
* Prepare case presentation for assigned clients at Team Support Meetings and Recovery Plan Update meetings
* Determine resources needed to meet the individualized needs identified in the assessment process and assist with the coordination of community support activities
* Ensure that all RHD, county, MCO, contractual and state regulations and expectations are met and that the program is prepared for review with limited notice
* Enter all required data into WITS and ensure accuracy and completeness.
* Complete all required paperwork within agency, State, County and MCO timeframes.
* Document groups, education seminars, individual sessions, and any other significant contact with person in recovery daily
* Document Team Support Meetings (Case Consultations) as required
* Document all outreach efforts
* Complete all other agency and licensing required documentation
* Attend staff meetings
* Provide escort support for PIRs on appointments as deemed therapeutically appropriate
* Responsible for on-call duties as assigned
* Attend training as required by RHD and licensing bodies
* As assigned by the Director(s) to insure continuity of care and foster a supportive nurturing environment for growth.
Experience in a drug and alcohol setting preferred
Bachelors degree minimum educational experience preferred.
* Master s degree from an accredited college or university in a human service field preferred
* Bachelor s degree from an accredited college or university in a human service field with at least one year in a drug and alcohol setting
* One year prior work experience in a drug and alcohol setting preferred
* Strong organizational, clinical, and interpersonal skills
* Ability to work both independently and as a member of an interdisciplinary team
* Valid driver s license
* ACT 33/34 clearances
* FBI clearance, as needed
* All trainings required by licensure
Resources for Human Development's CORE Beaver County program is a non hospital residential drug and alcohol treatment program providing detoxification, short and long terms treatment in Beaver County Penna.
Resources for Human Development, is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran or disability status.