Remote Outpatient Clinical Assessor

Recovery Centers of America
Washington, DC
Sep 26, 2022
Sep 28, 2022
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Recovery Centers of America (RCA) is a ground-breaking addiction and mental health treatment provider, setting the standard when it comes to accessible, affordable, and effective care. RCA understands the heartache, damage, and pain substance use disorder causes a person as well as their family and friends. Not only do we believe that addiction treatment should be affordable, accessible, and evidence-based, but our driven, compassionate, and dedicated employees make those beliefs a reality! This is where you come in. The Remote Clinical Assessor at RCA will conduct assessments via in-person and telehealth to determine proper level of care for our substance abuse and mental health programs.Responsibilities:Support collaboration and communication with RCA inpatient staff and RCA outpatient staff for scheduling step-down assessments.Attend weekly IP case management meetings to ensure proper step-down, and scheduling of assessments.Schedule clients and ensure financial responsibilities are reviewed.Understands and educates clients and staff on RCA's continuum of care.Complete individualized treatment plan goals and objectives within designated timeframes.Update assessment trackers daily and communicate any noticeable trends to the supervisorActively participate in the development and assessment of individual treatment and service plans.Completes intake Biopsychosocial Assessments, including all electronic forms required by RCA and/or third-party payors and evaluates clients' mental and physical health, addiction severity, and/or problem behavior. Assess their readiness for treatment and articulate clinical rationale for recommended level of care.Utilizes recognized evidence-based therapeutic modalities, such as CBT, DBT, 12-Step, psychoanalytic, motivational interviewing, and stages of change.Is familiar with Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) and can objectively discuss options with clients.Education & Experience:Master's degree in Social Work, Education, Psychology, Mental Health Counseling, or another related human services field required.Clinical licensure in the state of Indiana required.Prior experience in a behavioral healthcare or substance abuse setting serving culturally diverse populations required.Experience with Electronic Health Record (EHR) preferred.SDL2017

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