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The Salvation Army - Metro Division Medical Healthcare Provider in Clinton Township, Michigan

Overview

Provide health care services to Harbor Light Detox and program clients, according to professional standards and The Salvation Army Harbor Light policies and procedures.

Responsibilities

• Manage all inquiries with regards to information, referral, and/or possible admission.• Conduct pre-admission screenings of potential clients for detoxification services, schedule detoxification admissions according to Harbor Light admission criteria• Conduct client admissions/discharges to detoxification and residential programs, including completion of all required medical documents• Provide general health care of clients which includes but is not necessarily limited to: a) administering and recording medications as prescribed by attending physicians, b) perform vital sign checks and document results, c) perform drug screens, alcohol screens and document results• Take appropriate action as directed by attending physician to ensure clients medical stability and in cases of emergency facilitate assistance per Harbor Light protocol.• Assist Medical Director or designate in the provision of medical services• Work with the treatment team to maintain order, discipline, and a substance free environment• Attend all required staff meetings; training sessions, seminars and/or workshops for staff development• Maintain records, charts, logs and all other pertinent data for the medical unit on a daily basis• Request Authorization for referrals upon admission to program when needed

Qualifications

• Must possess one of the following Michigan Licenses: a Registered Nurse, a Practical Nurse, an Emergency Medical Technician, or a Paramedic• Experience in the substance abuse field preferred• Possess working knowledge of Occupation, Safety, and Health Administration standards and Universal Precautions• Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications, Internet and Email• Experience using Electronic Medical Records systems preferred• Possess good written and verbal communication skills• T.B Test and police clearance required

Job LocationsUS-MI-Clinton Township

Job ID 2021-17466

of Openings 1

Category Harbor Light

Type Regular Full-Time

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