American Addiction Centers Program Manager in Worcester, Massachusetts
The Program Manager administrates and supervises the daily management of the treatment program, its patients and staff. Responsible to ensure and provide effective patient care. Assures all administrative regulatory compliance.
Reports to: Vice President of Clinical Services
Assumes primary clinical responsibility for detox and rehab units
Provide clinical supervision for staff such as: de-escalation with patients, consultation regarding clinical issues
Demonstrates the ability to maintain positive interrelationships with multidisciplinary team members, family members and other resources
Conduct initial job interviews for Rehab and Detox Counselor positions. Complete performance evaluations in a timely manner
Work closely with nursing supervisor to stay apprised of issues on the units and assist to manage any behavioral issues
Provide behavioral health therapy/consults
Complete monthly monitors for QTC
Conduct random chart review to ensure compliance
Facilitate quality improvement initiatives
Maintains clinical presence on units and assists counseling staff to manage any clinical issues
Keep VP of Clinical Services apprised of situations within the hospital
Participates in clinician on call rotation
Provides clinical services including assessment, treatment planning, and group facilitation as needed for coverage
Schedule monthly CME’s with trainings reflecting needs of staff
Consistently arrive for work on time and adhere to attendance policies
Treat patients, visitors and colleagues with dignity and respect; honors each person’s right to privacy; maintains very strict patient and colleague confidentiality; respects all individuals differences; supports cultural diversity in our organization; and follows the core competencies of the Standard of Excellence.
Master’s degree in a Clinical Specialty
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in addiction treatment field; meets BSAS definition of Senior Clinician
Strong interpersonal, clinical, and oral and written communication skills; proficient de-escalation skills.
AAC is committed to principles of equal opportunities for all employees. The Company will provide reasonable accommodations that are necessary to comply with State and Federal disability discrimination laws.
Job ID: 2018-1884
External Company Name: American Addiction Centers
External Company URL: http://contactaac.com
Street: 107 Lincoln Street