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Overnight Medical Assistant

Shadow Mountain Recovery Santa Fe, NM

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

**THIS IS A BRAND NEW CENTER FOR AN ESTABLISHED COMPANY AND REQUIRES MULTIPLE HIRES FOR MULTIPLE SHIFTS. 

1.  Monday->Thursday  OVERNIGHT   10pm-8am 
2.  Friday->Sunday        OVERNIGHT 7pm-7am

 

Summary of Position Responsibilities:

Medical Assistants or MA's work closely with medical and clinical staff in providing care to patients in detox hospital setting. Ability to work as part of a treatment team in a setting with changing demands. Preferred, Medical Assistants should have experience working with substance use disorders and psychiatric/mental health patients in complex medical settings.

Essential Duties:

● Interact with clients actively intoxicated, experiencing symptoms of withdrawal

● Provide safety, stability and direction to clients

● Identify emerging situation and respond appropriately

● Preform accurate, timely and ethical documentation at all times, including admissions, discharges, inventories of patients personal belongings, documentation of all significant interaction with individual patients

● Monitor/observe Urinalysis or Breathalyzer tests as needed and document appropriately

● Monitor and document client vital signs, physical condition, and behaviors as part of the program structure

● Supports medical staff as needed

● Administration of medications as per QMAP protocols, working closely with medical team including physicians, NP’s, PA’s and nurses regarding medications in general, proactively seek clarification when needed.

● Use Electronic Health Record software for documentation

● Monitors the facility to insure it is maintained and in order, report concerns to direct supervisor, review and apply security protocols of the facility

● Dispose of biohazard waste according to OSHA standards

● Practice OSHA safety standards and universal precautions

● Communicate to the medical team observed medical complications or signs of distress in patients

● Transport client to hospital or other approved serves as directed by medical and program personnel

● Attend and participate in staff meetings, trainings and supervision

 

Expectation of all SMR staff:

● Performs all job duties within the health and safety guidelines of the organization.

● Performs all job duties within the written guidelines of the behavioral, ethical, and conduct codes of the organization.

● Interacts with clients, fellow employees and visitors to the program in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of open, direct, and assertive communication.

● Ability to apply the concepts of customer service in the workplace. Ability to use good professional judgment. Detail oriented. Ability to work independently, with minimal direct supervision.

● Stay current with general knowledge pertaining the addiction treatment.

● Serves as an advocate for all patients in receiving services within the organization and outside the organization, by supporting the rights of patients and communicating information, to all involved parties, in a manner that reduces the stigma of addictions treatment and mental illness and increases awareness.

● Performs other duties and special projects as assigned by the Executive Leadership Team.

● Willingness to participate in requirements as outlined by Joint Commission.

**THIS IS A BRAND NEW CENTER FOR AN ESTABLISHED COMPANY AND REQUIRES MULTIPLE HIRES FOR MULTIPLE SHIFTS. 

1.  Monday->Thursday  OVERNIGHT   10pm-8am 
2.  Friday->Sunday        OVERNIGHT 7pm-7am

Qualifications:

● Education: High school diploma or equivalent, Associate degree or Bachelor’s degree preferred

● Certification/Licensure: Valid driver’s license, EMT, MA. QMAP and CPR certified or willingness to become certified

● Experience: 1+ years in clinical/medical setting working with substance use disorder and co-occurring diagnoses patients preferred

● Supervisory experience: NA

● Technology experience: Experience using ERM software, strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite

Company Description
Shadow Mountain Recovery (SMR) is dedicated to delivering solutions that improve the quality of life for our clients and their families. We are a behavioral healthcare and medical services company. We offer medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations. Our programs are individualized, medically and therapeutically appropriate, licensed, and nationally accredited. We provide safe, effective solutions for those struggling with, and questions about, prescription pill dependence and substance abuse; with and without co-occurring mental health needs.

Our offerings include medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations.

Shadow Mountain Recovery is committed to maintaining and developing the utmost professionalism and satisfaction in patient care. In doing so, we are able to provide a unique and successful treatment program for our clients. Our Clinical Therapists are offered $1,000 yearly in CEU (Continuing Education Units) as well as reimbursement for renewal of licensure. Shadow Mountain invests in it's Clinical Team so that they can further their professional growth, while providing the most comprehensive and up to date care for clients.

Shadow Mountain Recovery

Why Work Here?
Excellent company culture, flexible schedule, benefits, competitive salary.

Shadow Mountain Recovery (SMR) is dedicated to delivering solutions that improve the quality of life for our clients and their families. We are a behavioral healthcare and medical services company. We offer medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations. Our programs are individualized, medically and therapeutically appropriate, licensed, and nationally accredited. We provide safe, effective solutions for those struggling with, and questions about, prescription pill dependence and substance abuse; with and without co-occurring mental health needs. Our offerings include medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations. Shadow Mountain Recovery is committed to maintaining and developing the utmost professionalism and satisfaction in patient care. In doing so, we are able to provide a unique and successful treatment program for our clients. Our Clinical Therapists are offered $1,000 yearly in CEU (Continuing Education Units) as well as reimbursement for renewal of licensure. Shadow Mountain invests in it's Clinical Team so that they can further their professional growth, while providing the most comprehensive and up to date care for clients.

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Santa Fe, NM
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