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Category: Professional (Non-Nursing)
Facility: Indianapolis EMS
Department: Fairbanks Project Point
Schedule: PRN
Shift: Varied
Hours: Varied
Job Details:

JOB SUMMARY:

 

This grant-funded position will provide peer recovery support services to patients with substance use disorders ("SUD") who are enrolled in project POINT to help them achieve and sustain recovery. This position facilitates patient access to recovery oriented SUD treatment, resources and community recovery groups. The Recovery Coach will bridge the segregated treatment system into a more holistic care model through providing support across multiple systems and frameworks of care. This position will maintain ongoing patient support regardless of relapse and will serve as a motivator, ally, role model, problem solver and advocate for patients with SUD. The Recovery Coach should possess a thorough understanding of community culture and be able to address the barriers of successful recovery, be able to better tailor health messages and provide links to community resources and treatment options.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 

·         Peer Recovery Certification (certification in process is acceptable)

·         Strong customer service skills required

·         High School Diploma or GED required



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