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Resident Counselor - House of Mercy - FT (11p-7a)

Company: Mercy Medical Center
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: May 18, 2019

Job Description:

Resident Counselor - House of Mercy - FT (11p-7a) Position Type: RegularScheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80Primary Location: IA > DES MOINES > HOUSE OF MERCY GENERAL SUMMARY: Principally supports the adult programs by: filing client related information in the appropriate chart and section; auditing client charts to insure that critical documents have been completed, regulatory and program imposed timeframes met, necessary activities and benchmarks successfully accomplished; monitoring program performance with regards to regulatory and accreditation performance improvement expectations; and serving as a teacher, coach, mentor, and role model to adult resident's and their children. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Establishes rapport and develops a therapeutic relationship with clients. Consistently m aintains and employs a therapeutic perspective/approach when dealing with clients, their children, visitors and staff. Maintains appropriate professional boundaries avoiding dual relationships. Participates in House of Mercy's Performance Quality Improvement Process through the routine review and auditing of adult client charts insuring that all regulatory, accreditation, and program related expectations are met in a timely and qualitative manner. O bserves resident interactions, appropriately intervenes when behaviors are not consistent with expectations, and teaches/coaches/role models conflict resolution/problem-solving skills as a means for effectively managing differences. M entors and supports residents and their children on basic living tasks. P rovides supports in connection with identified clinical initiatives and interventions in the areas of: chemical dependency; daily living skills; parenting; self-sufficiency; behavioral/mental health; and, relationships. Assures appropriate and timely administration of medications for clients and children. Performs Breathalyzer Tests and collects urinalysis specimen for toxicology screens from residents adhering to House of Mercy Chain of Custody guidelines and procedures. Performs daily census review of resident living areas to document resident whereabouts, insure appropriate supervision of children, identify any safety concerns, and advance the organization's security expectations. Assists residents with the care and supervision of their children when necessary/appropriate. Documents and communicates all pertinent information/behavior/incidents in a qualitative and timely manner, adhering to all House of Mercy policies and procedures. Provides accurate information on a client's behavior and progress for use in treatment plan review and other case management meetings. Collaborates with other treatment team members in carrying out treatment plans. Initiates corrective action with residents who are not following treatment plan goals. MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITY REQUIRED: A Bachelor's degree in a human services related field from an accredited program, preferred. CADC Certification, preferred. Heartsaver AED (Infant, Child and Adult) or Basic Life Support (BLS) certified through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross within four (4) months of hire. First Aid certification (Infant, Child and Adult) through American Heart Association or American Red Cross within four (4) months of hire. Valid Driver's/Chauffeurs License required, must meet Mercy's Motor Vehicle Safety Standards, must be at least 18 years of age and be eligible to drive per Iowa state law. Medication Management Certification to be completed within three (3) months of hire. Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training specific to population served within thirty (30) days of employment. Additional Information Requisition ID: 2019-R Schedule: Full-time Market: Mercy Medical Center

Keywords: Mercy Medical Center, Des Moines , Resident Counselor - House of Mercy - FT (11p-7a), Other , Des Moines, Iowa

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