Wexford of Indiana LLC is a member of the Wexford family of
companies: a group of the nation's leading innovative correctional
health care companies. Wexford provides clients with experienced
management; technologically advanced services; and programs that
control costs while ensuring quality of care. For more than two
decades, the Wexford companies have consistently delivered proven
staffing expertise and a full range of medical, behavioral health,
pharmacy, utilization management, provider contracting, claims
processing, and quality management services.
At Wexford of Indiana LLC, our philosophy is that health care
should not be considered a luxury for anyone. We simply care for
those in need and the corrections environment is our venue. This
posting is for a Director of Addiction Recovery Services at
the Rockville Correctional Facility in Rockville ,
P OSITION SUMMARY
The Director of Addiction Recovery performs administrative and
managerial work planning, directing, analyzing, and coordinating
mental health programs and/or services.
Responsible to provide direct addiction recovery services,
consultation services, supervisory services and addiction recovery
program administrative services in accordance with the policies and
procedures of Wexford, policies and regulations of the Department
of Correction, state statutes concerning the delivery and practice
of addiction recovery services, and in accordance with the ethics
and standards of the staff member's discipline.
Provision of service supervision of the addiction recovery
services delivered by the addiction recovery department and service
supervision of individual addiction recovery staff members as
Provision of routine addiction recovery services such as but not
limited to intake assessments, individual and group intervention,
treatment planning, and discharge planning.
Provides service supervision to addiction recovery staff as
Provision of consultation services when requested by facility
staff, medical staff or mental health staff.
Documents all patient encounters and significant addiction
recovery information in SAMS and the Electronic Medical Record in
accordance with the policies and procedures of Wexford and the
policies and regulations of the Department of Correction.
Institution of efficient utilization management within the
addiction recovery department.
Participation in staff meetings and in-service training programs
as offered by Wexford Health and the department of Correction.
Provision of training in addiction recovery topics to facility
and addiction recovery, medical and mental health staff in
accordance with institutional training programs as requested and as
service delivery allows.
Provides other services relating to the functioning of the
addiction recovery department as assigned.
Responsible to inform the Regional Director of Addiction
Recovery of personal need for additional supervision or overall
problems in delivery of services.
Responsible to maintain confidentiality of patient information
in accordance with Department of Correction policy.
Responsible to interrelate and work effectively with other
addiction recovery staff, Wexford administrative, medical and
mental health personnel, Department of Correction staff, patients
and outside support agencies.
Directs or assists in the overall planning, development, and
administration of the assigned program(s) or service(s); assists in
directing the development and implementation of departmental
Directs or assists in the general management of policy
development, program planning, coordination and evaluation of
policies, organizational changes, and new programs.
Reviews and/or revises programs to ensure compliance with laws,
regulations, policies, accreditation, and certification
Participates in the development, implementation, or
interpretation of new or revised program, departmental, or
Selects, trains, supervises, and evaluates staff.
Directs and/or coordinates the development and implementation of
substance abuse treatment and/or habilitation plans.
Works closely with clinicians and other managers in developing
delivery systems for substance abuse programs and services.
Conducts investigations and institutes special studies; prepares
and/or reviews reports and related information to evaluate existing
organizations, policies, procedures, and practices.
Represents and/or serves as liaison for the assigned area of
responsibility; cooperates with, and addresses federal, state,
local, and community organizations, and other groups pertaining to
the assigned programs.
The duties and responsibilities outlined herein are for payroll
purposes only; employees may be assigned other duties as
Regional office setting. May include standard medical setting in
a correctional facility, which can include interfacing with
inmates, correctional staff and health care personnel. Temperature
extremes may be encountered while moving throughout the facility
outdoors and indoors in buildings without air conditioning.
Frequently throughout Indiana and infrequently to Wexford
Current credential or license to deliver addiction recovery
Certification in alcohol and drug abuse counseling as issued by
the Indiana Counselors Association on Alcohol and Drug Abuse
(ICAADA), or a recognized affiliate of the National Association of
Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors may substitute for one year of
Five (5) years full-time professional experience in counseling
and guidance, education, public health, rehabilitation counseling,
social work, vocational rehabilitation; chemical dependency
treatment or related experience preferred.
Master’s degree in psychology, or related human services field
preferred. Bachelor’s degree required.
Accredited college training in any of the following areas may
substitute for up to four (4) years of the required experience,
except for the professional experience in counseling and guidance
in chemical dependency: Counseling and Guidance, Criminal Justice,
Education, Psychology, Public Health, Rehabilitation Counseling or
Therapy, Social Work, Sociology Vocational Counseling, or related
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