MEDICALLY SUPERVISED OUTPATIENT WITHDRAWL SERVICES
JOB DESCRIPTION: MEDICAL AIDE
OVERVIEW: The Medically Supervised Outpatient Withdrawal Services (MSOWS) of Project Renewal is a 30-bed medically supervised detoxification facility. Clients spend between 7-21 days in the program where they receive part time medical supervision from an RN an LPN and MD, as well as ongoing counseling and referral services. Medical Aides will be supervised by the Medical Aide Supervisor.
High School Diploma/GED required. Proficiency in Word, Excel and general knowledge of computer databases preferred. Experience working with homeless or substance abuse clients a plus. Must be able to read and write legibly, as well as file alphabetically. Spanish speaking preferred. Must be able to function as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
Process new intakes in the computer system
File documents and organize client charts
Help maintain quiet and safety for clients and staff
Provide structure for clients and organize client activities
Assist nursing with care of clients
Clean and sterilize discharged beds
Do laundry and serve meals
Assist with general upkeep of facility
Escort clients to hospitals and/or clinics as needed.
Any other duties as assigned.
To apply: e-mail resume and cover letter indicating position and salary requirements to: firstname.lastname@example.org