Per-Diem Outpatient Recovery Advocate (Austin,
Round Rock, and San Antonio)
Reporting to the Program Manager, the Recovery Advocate is responsible for
providing supervision to patients and facilitates deliverable services while
ensuring execution of program policies and procedures as well as staff and
patient safety measures.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
patient supervision in a safe, therapeutic setting.
and promotes the appropriate treatment model with all patients. Conducting appropriate interventions and
and documenting relevant patient information and behaviors. Ensuring communication lines between all
departments (clinical, medical, culinary, administrative…etc.)
that patients adhere to the day-to-day program schedule while providing
scheduled group services to patients.
accurate documentation in electronic healthcare record, staff log, charts,
medication log, facility forms, and/or other reports in a timely manner.
patients in the self-administration of medication and documents appropriately -
complete medication inventories under the supervision of the nursing
safe, timely, and supervised the transportation of patients to off-site
appointments or activities
and documents patient checks and counts.
routine facility checks to ensure facility safety and security. Including patient and property searches
and documents urine testing
to and promotes the Phoenix House mission and values. Acts as a role model for others.
lead duties for shift(s) as assigned
all required staff training sessions in accordance with Phoenix House and state
licensing requirements, completes all training on time
and participates in program and all staff meetings
to and promotes the Phoenix House Mission, Vision, and Values while acting as a
role model for others
School diploma or equivalent required
maintain a valid Texas Drivers' License, have proof of automobile insurance and
maintain a safe driving record based on Phoenix House policy
commitment and adherence to Phoenix House Mission, Vision, and Values: I CARE
For- Integrity, Collaboration Appreciation, Respect, Excellence, and
in MS Office systems
to utilize an electronic healthcare record
and maintain effective working relationships with others
effectively with others both orally and in writing
to work effectively in a fast-paced changing environment
to establish and consistently enforce appropriate boundaries with patients
to model positive behavior and demeanor
of addiction, co-occurring models, and treatment modalities
of patient development and family systems
time management and organizational skills
to be flexible; problem solver, self-directed; customer service-oriented, and
and ability to engage and develop a rapport with patients and families of
in Spanish preferred
Job Location: Austin, TX
Job ID: 31