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Residential Coordinator - MAR NOW - Springfield - 3rd Shift

  • Job Tracking ID: 512588-837287
  • Job Location: Springfield , IL
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: High School/GED
  • Job Type: Part-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: November 16, 2022
  • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
  • Starting Date: ASAP



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Job Description:

Family Guidance Centers, Inc. (FGC), a not-for-profit behavioral healthcare organization, treats and prevents substance abuse, as well as an array of other related problems. Since 1969, FGC's comprehensive programming has educated and guided individuals toward their full potential as productive members within their own families and our society.

 

 

Essential Duties:

  • Promotes positive customer service culture which encourages quality patient outcomes and promotes staff retention
  • Provides motivational support to assist counselors in meeting therapeutic goals.
  • Supports treatment plans by reporting client observations (at a minimum twice per shift and subject to change depending on need) - on appropriate form (SAMMS/Incident Report/BOP documentation, etc.) - and supporting decisions concerning therapy, discipline, and privileges.
  • Assists case manager/counselor with client activities by implementing scheduled and/or requested activities.
  • Conducts incoming and outgoing inventory checks of supplies, clothing and contrabands according to FGC policy and procedures.
  • Obtains pertinent information from staff of previous shift to utilize during current shift and relay to next shift if appropriate.
  • Works cooperatively with members of the nursing and medical staff to monitor clients’ vital signs, observe urine drops, monitor clients, and chart all pertinent data.
  • Monitors client vital signs per physician’s orders.
  • Monitor self-administration of medications by clients and document in SAMMS, MAR/PRN log according to regulations.
  • Recognizes deviations from normal and is able to correct the deviation.
  • Performs room and facility checks, at varying intervals, to ensure client’s comfort, safety, and well-being.
  • Supervise and manage the behavior of clients and provide appropriate behavioral interventions and consequences.
  • Performs all drug screen services to clients, including but not limited to urine analysis and oral swabs.
  • Oversee the neatness of the unit and proper use of equipment and supplies and inform the proper person when supplies or repairs are needed.

 

 

Schedule: Able to work 20-25 hrs./wk. (3rd Shift) with flexibility to accommodate agency needs

Start Date: ASAP

Work Location: 120 N. 11th St., Springfield, IL 

 

 

 

Family Guidance Centers, Inc is a Drug Free Environment, an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Experience and Skills:

Education and/or Experience: High School Diploma or GED requiredAssociate degree in Psychology, Social Work or a closely related curriculum, from an accredited institution preferred.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: CPR and First Aid Certification.

Job Benefits: