Resource Coordinator

Administrative Breaux Bridge, LA


Description

Position at BAART Programs

Regional OTP Resource Coordinator – BAART – Breaux Bridges, LA.

BAART Programs is a leader in providing substance abuse treatment programs and primary care to people in need throughout the State of California, Vermont, Louisiana, Nebraska, Arizona and North Carolina.

We are seeking a Resource Coordinator at our Breaux Bridges Clinic in Breaux Bridges, LA.

Description of Duties and Responsibilities:

·         Schedule independent assessments patients which will include bio-psychosocial, basic mental status exam level of risk/harm, determination of proper level(s) of care.

·         Develop clinical hypothesis that targets client’s exact services needs

·         Assist in development of individualized Plan of Care

·         Track all clients in the Opioid STR program

·         Log/report data per requirements of Opioid STR Program Manager

·         Participate in program recruitment and referrals

·         Participate in the Opioid STR monitoring and reporting process

·         Oversee the Opioid STR Care Coordination process among participating agencies

·         Ensure multiple needs of clients are addressed and appropriate referrals are made

·         Work toward identification, engagement, and retention of clients

·         Maintain working knowledge of array of services available in the surrounding areas

·         Coordinate resources through multiple points of entry and delivery systems for the benefit of the client’s wellbeing

 Qualifications for Position:

·         Bachelor’s degree

·         Minimum of two (2) years of professional experience. Project management, community/public relations, strongly preferred.

Supervisory Relationships: 

·         Reports to Executive Director of Opioid Treatment Provider

Skills and Knowledge Required:

·         Knowledge of evidence-based treatment options and treatment systems.

·         Knowledge of opioid epidemic, substance abuse treatment, cultural competency, and stakeholders, including: providers, child welfare, juvenile justice, and behavioral health.

·         Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Outlook.

Personal Qualities:

·         Excellent organizational, project management, written and oral communication skills, and leadership skills with diverse groups.

·         Ability to maintain favorable public relations, and provide community leadership.

 

Amount of Travel/Other Special Conditions or Requirements:

·         Ability to travel across the region (regularly), and beyond (as needed).

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