Union Hospital Health Group CERTIFIED RECOVERY SPECIALIST-GRANTS in TERRE HAUTE, Indiana
Position Summary: This position engages with patients and encourages them to maintain sobriety, participate in recovery-oriented activities and develop a network of sober supports.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Operate as part of the perinatal navigation team
Receives referrals from Labor Room, NICU, DCS
Follows established guidelines to provide consistent, evidence-based patient education
Contacts health care providers and staff when necessary regarding care compliance
Participates in progress monitor and establish intervention when care compliance is not consistent
Communicates patient protected health information in accordance with HIPAA standards
Builds professional relationships with expectant moms and families
Works collaboratively with local and regional healthcare providers
Helps women and families remove barriers to prenatal care and substance use treatment
Provides education, guidance and resources for high-risk pregnancies
Meet with co-facilitators of group therapy to plan presentation of material
Attend group therapy sessions and model appropriate group participation
Assist with co-facilitating selected aspects of group therapy sessions
Provide support and encouragement to group therapy participants
Provide information and referrals regarding recovery resources in the community
Qualifications / Requirements
Identify as being in recovery from a substance use disorder and is willing to share details of his or her personal recovery experience.
Completion of an accredited program with certification and licensure as a Certified Recovery Specialist or similar
Minimum two (2) years of sustained sobriety.
Knowledge and understanding of available recovery resources throughout community
Ability to work flexible hours, travel as necessary
As an EOE/AA employer, Union Hospital, Inc. will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant's age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disability status..