Clinical Aide in Buffalo, NY
Cazenovia Recovery Systems Posted: 2020-10-28
Buffalo, NY 14214
This position is responsible for clinical shift coverage and ensuring the safety of residents. This position also entails some clinical responsibilities, where permitted through certification or license scope of practice, and other essential services.
Conducts safety checks on the facility
Responds to crises and emergencies
Assists with referrals and coordination of services with fellow providers
Conducts breathalyzer and toxicology screenings
Responds to immediate social or housekeeping issues
Assists with and observes resident medication compliance
Makes referrals, coordinates services and maintains regular ongoing consultations with other providers, managed care providers, legal agencies, etc. to assist counseling staff.
Maintains all clinical documentation, reporting, record keeping, treatment planning, screening, assessment, and discharge planning (as supported by certification or license scope of practice).
Provides group and individual treatment interventions (as supported by certification or license scope of practice).
High school diploma or GED
At least six hours of standardized introductory training in addiction and ethics for addiction professionals
At least six months of experience in human services
Active participation in a college degree program in a Human Services related field with at least 3 months’ experience (may include internship experience)
Must be a current CASAC Trainee or a QHP to provide clinical services
Ability to ensure confidentiality
Must possess a valid New York State driver's license