Med Tech

Job Overview

Prototypes Women's center is a 180 bed residential facility for women and women with children. We provide comprehensive substance use disorder, mental health, and psychiatric care by an interdisciplinary team of professionals. Treatment episode ranges in time from 60 days to 6 months. Prototypes is a fast-based environment.

Key Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Maintains a high degree of self-awareness and the ability to stay calm under pressure.
  2. Assists with assessment and intake of clients entering the detox unit. 
  3. Demonstrates strong crisis intervention and client stabilization skills.
  4. Complete detox rounds and behavioral support rounds at 30 minute intervals and documents each round accurately. 
  5. Monitors client progress in detox and maintains strong communication with the medical team. 
  6. Provides medical crisis intervention and triage clients as needed within scope of practice.
  7. Monitors the medication line and observes client medication self- administration. 
  8. Documents client medication self-administration with accuracy. 
  9. Works collaboratively with other members of the treatment team and communicates any behavioral concerns to the client’s Case Manager, Clinical Therapist, Counselor, Medical, and Psychiatrist.
  10. Seeks consultation when encountering new and/or high risk medical or clinical circumstances.

Education and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Education Requirements:

  •  Registration or Certification as Medical Assistant from an approved/accredited California agency, or Registration as Substance Abuse Counselor from an approved/accredited California agency. 

Experience:

  •  Preferably a minimum of two years’ experience in the human service field and demonstrated expertise in substance abuse treatment, relapse prevention, and recovery. 
  •  Experience working with clients experiencing acute withdrawal from substances
  •  Knowledge of and experience with providing trauma informed services
Compensation: TBD
Type: Hourly/ Non-exempt
Benefits: Comprehensive Benefit Package
City: Pomona

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