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Licensed Drug & Alcohol Counselor (LDAC)

North Country Health Consortium

The North Country Health Consortium (NCHC) is a dynamic and innovative non-profit organization created in 1997 as a vehicle for addressing common issues through collaboration among health and human service providers serving Northern New Hampshire. NCHC is engaged in activities for:

  • solving common problems and facilitating regional solutions
  • creating and facilitating services and programs to improve population health status
  • health professional training, continuing education and management services to encourage sustainability of the health care infrastructure
  • increasing capacity for local public health essential services
  • increasing access to health care for underserved and uninsured residents of Northern New Hampshire

The following full-time position is available in the North Country Wellness and Recovery Model Program. This program will implement a “warm handoff” model in Emergency Departments for patients presenting with an opioid use disorder, enhance care coordination practices by integrating community health workers/recovery coaches into treatment and referral protocols, and improve knowledge and understanding by law enforcement regarding the best practices for identifying, screening, and linking clients to treatment.

Requirements:
  • Master’s level LADC (MLADC) preferred, state licensure as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor (NH LADC) or equivalent reciprocal out-of-state license • Significant experience with: evidence-based SUD treatment modalities, Recovery-oriented Systems of Care, medication-assisted treatment, community recovery support programs, and the 12-core functions of counseling • Ability to set up and maintain efficient and effective systems and processes to manage details • Strong organizational, interpersonal, writing and communication skills •Willingness to travel within northern NH
Responsibilities:
  • Provide treatment care planning, education, counseling, and on-going communication for patients with OUD•support patients in successfully entering treatment• providing care referrals as appropriate • work in a team-based environment with NCHC staff and treatment programs to deliver status reports regarding interactions and outcomes with participants
How to Apply:

Please send your cover letter and resume to:

Karen Hoyt, NCHC Office Manager
North Country Health Consortium
262 Cottage Street, Suite 230 Littleton, NH 03561
HR@nchcnh.org
EOE

Job Location:

Bethlehem

Date Added: January 8, 2019

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