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.
The Medical Technician (Med Tech) is either a certified or registered substance use disorder professional who maintains registration/certification from an approved/accredited California agency. The Med Tech works in collaboration with other members of the multidisciplinary team to ensure best possible treatment outcome for the client and provide treatment in accordance with HealthRIGHT 360’s philosophy, goals, policies, mission and vision. The Med Tech provides supervision and oversite of the participants and children assigned the detox or behavioral health units. The Med Techs provide facility coverage by supervising the participants during: medication line, withdrawal management, and free time. The Med Tech is customer service focused and is quick to take the lead in providing crisis intervention and participant stabilization. The Med Tech has a high degree of self-awareness and the ability to stay calm under pressure.
Assisting clients in self-administering their medication. Teaching clients to self-manage their illnesses and physical health conditions. Coaching clients to make and keep appointments with primary care physicians, specialists as needed. Following established policies and procedures provided by the Medical Director to triage client medical complaints and link clients to the appropriate level of care. Screening clients for symptoms of common infectious diseases. Following the directives of the Lead Residential LVN, and coordinating care with the rest of the treatment team, including counselors, case managers, therapists, facility monitors.