Employment

Substance Use Disorder Treatment - Job Openings

Find more than a position of importance.
DISCOVER AN OPPORTUNITY TO INSPIRE EXCELLENCE.

What you do each day should be more than a job. It should inspire you to explore your talent and make a difference in the lives of others. If you agree, discover an opportunity with Mountain States Health Alliance, where we require the skills of others who demand the best of themselves. Maximize your skills and career satisfaction in this promising, newly created role, where you can inspire excellence in medicine through exceptional leadership and have a far-reaching impact upon countless lives:

 

Postion: Executive Director / Program Sponsor

 

Medication Assisted Treatment Center
Full-Time Day Shift

MSHA Corporate: Johnson City, Tennessee

 

Reporting to the president of Mountain States Health Alliance, the highly visible leader we select will direct a highly trained team in following all local, state, and federal guidelines. This consummate team-builder will ensure that the program's facilities offer clean, safe, well-maintained buildings and equipment; an accessible location with private offices for counseling; well-secured records; and adequate spaces for medical dispensing, physical exams, and group activities. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Assuming general supervisory responsibility for all facility employees, and direct responsibility for all division or unit leaders: medical director, nursing director, financial operations lead, building and safety manager, and all other unit leaders.
  • Providing a stable, therapeutic environment that includes physicians/psychiatrists, non-physician medical staff, nursing staff including RNs and/or LPNs, alcohol and drug counselors, non-clinical staff, and security personnel.
  • Supervising the services of a highly qualified, experienced, multidisciplinary team consisting of one or more of each of the following: licensed physician, licensed nurse, nurse practitioner or physician's assistant, and primary counselor.
  • Ensuring that the rights of patients served address provision of care in the least restrictive environment; adequate and humane care; evidence-based information regarding alternative treatments/medications/modalities; access to records with clinical staff supervision; protection from behavioral disruption by other patients; and equal access to treatment for all.
  • Recognizing and respecting that every patient has the right to be informed of appeal procedures; initiate appeals; gain access to grievance procedures posted openly; receive a decision in written form; and appeal to unbiased sources.
  • Participating in and assisting with coordination of approved research projects as well as performance-improvement initiatives.

Required Credentials:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field.
  • Two or more years of experience in the field of addiction recovery.


Preferred Credentials:

  • Master's degree in a related field.

Take our virtual job tour now and apply:
www.mshjobtour.com

Or call the MSHA job line after 5pm to learn more about opportunities:
423-302-3276.


Discover a greater opportunity.

EOE AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Position: Case Manager/Treatment Planner -

We are currently seeking a bachelor’s degree individual to work in our office part time with the potential for full time employment. Our clinic works with mental health and addiction clients.

The requirements - BS degree or be close to completion of degree in social work, sociology, human services, psychology or counseling. We will consider a licensed practical nurse or associate degreed individual in the previously mentioned areas if you have a LADAC. We prefer medical office experience, healthcare experience, computer experience, LAADAC certification and experience or knowledge of addiction.

You must be comfortable working with the public and specialty populations. The job will focus on Case Management and Treatment Planning. As a small clinic we expect employees to be able to cross cover for other positions in the office. The current position is 32 to 40 hours per two week pay period with the option to work more hours when needed. Contact us at the following email, thestartcenterllc@gmail.com . We look forward to hearing from you.

Find more than a position of importance.
DISCOVER AN OPPORTUNITY TO INSPIRE EXCELLENCE.

What you do each day should be more than a job. It should inspire you to explore your talent and make a difference in the lives of others. If you agree, discover an opportunity with Mountain States Health Alliance, where we require the skills of others who demand the best of themselves. Maximize your skills and career satisfaction in this promising, newly created role, where you can inspire excellence in medicine through exceptional leadership and have a far-reaching impact upon countless lives:

 

Postion: Medical Director

 

Medication Assisted Treatment Center
Full-Time Day Shift

MSHA Corporate: Johnson City, Tennessee

 

Reporting to the executive director, the highly visible physician leader we select for this newly created role will perform or supervise all medical services deemed prudent and necessary, and ensure that ETHH is in conformance with all local, state, and federal regulations regarding the treatment of opioid addiction, including medical consultation regarding medically related policies and procedures. Additional responsibilities include

  • Supervising all physicians and advanced-practice provider positions within the clinic.
  • Reviewing clinical records and making recommendations regarding treatment of clients.
  • Providing consultation and medical oversight related to client treatment.
  • Updating clinical staff on new research, treatment methodology, breakthroughs and national trends in addiction medicine.
  • Providing in-service training as requested.
  • Certifying the need for chemical-dependency treatment for clients.
  • Supervising the provision of chemical-dependency treatment and providing reports to the client and third-party payors.
  • Maintaining clinical records required by applicable rules and regulations.
  • Conducting an annual medical assessment of each client.
  • Participating in/assisting with coordination of approved research projects and performance-improvement initiatives.
  • Providing sufficient physician coverage to offer the medical treatments and oversight essential to serving client needs.
  • Performing medical histories/exams; determining diagnosis under current DSM criteria, as well as opioid dependence, dosages, and changes in dosages; reviewing treatment plans; ordering take-home privileges; and issuing emergency or verbal orders related to client care.
  • Ensuring that a program physician is available for consultation and emergency orders when the facility is open and a physician is not present.

Required Credentials:

  • Current licensure as a physician by the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners or the Tennessee Board of Osteopathic Examination and designation by the governing body of the OTP to be responsible for the administration of all medical services performed by the OTP, including compliance with all federal, state, and local laws and rules regarding medical treatment of narcotic addiction.
  • Maintenance of licenses in good standing.
  • Three or more years of documented experience in the provision of services to people addicted to alcohol or other drugs, including at least one year in the treatment of opioid addiction.
  • Board eligibility in psychiatry and two or more years of documented experience in treatment of people who are addicted to alcohol or other drugs.
  • Certification as an addition medicine specialist by the American Society of Addition Medicine (ASAM) or board certification as an addiction medicine specialist.
  • Prior written approval of the State Opioid Treatment Authority.

In addition to a different kind of career experience, Mountain States Health Alliance offers competitive salaries and benefits.

Take our virtual job tour now and apply:
www.mshjobtour.com

Or call the MSHA job line after 5pm to learn more about opportunities:
423-302-3276.


Discover a greater opportunity.

EOE AA Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

 

 

Position: Peer Recovery/General

Good Afternoon – if you are looking for a career and want to be a part of one of the nation’s largest agencies owned and operated by people with lived experience of mental health conditions and addictions now is the time to act. The Tennessee Mental Health Consumers' Association has several job openings throughout the state of Tennessee including several for Peer Recovery Specialists.

Here is the link to apply for TMHCA Jobs http://tmhca-tn.org/jobs/

If you are not the right person for these positions maybe you know someone that is so feel free to pass it on.

Tennessee Mental Health Consumers' Association

3931 Gallatin Pike Nashville, Tennessee 37216

www.tmhca-tn.org

 

Position: Primary Residential  Counselor

Mon-Fri, 40 Hours per week Must be able to work the 3-11p shift

Duties:

Duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Deliver counseling and group services to women with alcohol, drugs, or co-occurring disorders in a structured treatment program (ASAM Level III.5 & III.3).
  • Provide case management to special needs and homeless population.
  • Be responsible for overseeing the needs of the facility as far as housekeeping, food service, maintenance needs.
  • Monitor clients and assist in day to day operations of the house.
  • Reports and Recordkeeping

Requirements:

  • College degree in a social science field. 
  • LADAC in the state of Tennessee, or other licensing.
  • Experience working with co-occurring population.
  • Prefer experience in a residential setting.
  • A working knowledge of the 12 Steps.  Prefer a minimum of 5 years of personal experience with a minimum of 5 years continuous sobriety. Experience may substitute for some education.
  • Prefer experience conducting trauma and process group theory sessions  
  • Must have excellent organizational, verbal, written and computer skills.  Proficient in MS Word, Excel, and Internet use.
  • Motivated to carry out directives with minimum supervision.
  • Knowledge of community resources and case management experience.
  • Understand and practice various therapeutic approaches to counseling and case management.
  • A positive, professional demeanor and maturity; the ability to deal with clients, the public and co-workers; exercise good judgment in evaluating situations and making decisions.
  • Submit a criminal background check, and must not currently be under supervision of the courts.

Please email a current resume, cover letter with salary requirements, and list of 3 professional references to: 

Veronica Brown at veronicabrown@gracehouseofmemphis.org or fax to:  901-722-9023

 There are two positions available:

Quality Assurance/Utilization Specialist and Intensive Outpatient Clerk

Postion #1: Quality Assurance/Utilization Specialist

Samaritan Recovery Community is a not-for-profit substance abuse treatment facility that has provided treatment for people with substance use and co-occurring disorders in Nashville for over 50 years. Samaritan Recovery Community provides quality treatment programs for men and women in need of treatment regardless of their ability to pay.

We are currently looking for a self-motivated, well-organized individual to fill the Quality Assurance/Utilization Specialist position.

The preferred candidate will:

  • Be a LADAC (or eligible), or master’s level / licensed mental health clinician or a Registered Nurse. All candidates will have experience working with substance use and co-occurring disorders, and Managed Care Organizations.
  • Conduct pre-certifications and concurrent reviews for IOP and Residential clients
  • Have a knowledge of ASAM guidelines
  • Have strong organizational skills and place high value on attention to detail
  • Be computer literate
  • Conduct audits of client records
  • Produce monthly utilization reports
  • Be flexible with daily planning
  • Monitor client satisfaction

This is a full-time position, hours are Mon-Fri, 8am – 4:30pm.

Send cover letter with salary expectations and resume to dcrossley@samctr.org

Samaritan offers excellent employee benefits, is a past recipient of the Nashville Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work” award and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Position #2: Intensive Outpatient Clerk

Samaritan has an opening for part-time Intensive Outpatient Clerk.

The preferred candidate will have high school diploma or equivalent, clerical skills, be self-motivated and energetic. They will have knowledge of recovery concepts and/or experience working in the addiction field highly desirable. They will have excellent communication, customer service, organizational, and computer skills (MS Office).

Duties Include: Assisting with IOP admissions, entering data into electronic health records, submission of insurance documentation, scheduling appointments, maintaining accurate statistical information and compiling utilization reports.

Send cover letter and resume to dcrossley@samctr.org

This is a part-time position. No weekend work. EOE.

Required education: High school or equivalent