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POSITION: Bilingual Outpatient Substance Abuse Therapist (Posted May 12, 2014)

Description:  This position is responsible for carrying out clinical duties in an ethical, culturally and empirically informed manner. This includes conducting screening and triage assessments, performing psychosocial and diagnostic assessments, developing effective treatment plans, providing brief case management as well as ongoing brief and/or long-term psychotherapy. The Bilingual Outpatient Substance Abuse Therapist will report to the Clinical Director. In summary, the Bilingual Outpatient Therapist works to accomplish El Futuro’s mission to provide excellent mental health and substance abuse services to Latinos in North Carolina.  We are seeking someone who is very committed to working with the Latino community in North Carolina, who is reliable and punctual, with excellent clinical skills. Experience in evaluation and psychotherapy with dually diagnosed individuals is highly valued. A strong ability to problem solve independently is essential to this position. Strong organizational skills and ability to turn in timely documentation are required.

Requirements:  To perform this job successfully an individual must have licensure in the addiction field (LCAS or be eligible for LCAS in North Carolina) and preferably a master’s degree in social work, counseling, psychology or related field. The candidate must be fully or provisionally licensed in the state of North Carolina, and must have a minimum of 2 years experience working with diverse populations. Familiarity with the Latin American immigrant community and spoken Spanish are required.

Salary range: $41,000-$50,000; Commensurate with experience and licensure.

How to Apply:  In order to be considered, send your resume and a cover letter that explains why you want this position to: Clinical Director, El Futuro, Inc, 136 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701, fax to 919-688-7102, or email to human_resources@elfuturo-nc.org. No phone calls.

Please do not apply if you do not meet the qualifications. Employment agency inquiries are not welcome.

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POSITION: Bilingual Financial Counselor  (posted July 30, 2014)

Description: Monitors intakes and requests authorizations from each 3rd party payer for all three clinics. Communicates with clinicians and admin staff regarding accuracy of information. Checks eligibility status and benefits for all insured clients. Enters appropriate authorizations in our electronic medical records system (IMS). Requests reauthorizations when necessary. Monitors benefit packages and information from MCO’s and Medicaid/Health Choice. Creates charges from Superbills created by the clinicians. Assigns charges to appropriate authorization. Posts payments from 3rd party payers, both electronic and manual. Completes financial paperwork with clients to ensure accuracy and completeness of paperwork. Follows up with clients if information is missing from initial paperwork and/or to verify information in system. Informs clients of financial responsibility for treatment at our clinics. Help with front desk coverage when needed.

Requirements:  We are seeking someone who is very committed to working with the Latino community in North Carolina and open to the challenges of working in a not-for-profit organization.  Ideal candidate is motivated, reliable, positive and punctual, with excellent people skills.  Strong organizational skills and ability to work in a team-setting environment are required.  Spoken Spanish Fluency is required.   A strong candidate will also have: experience using electronic health records system, experience in healthcare setting and authorization/billing knowledge.

How to Apply:  In order to be considered, send your resume and a cover letter that explains why you want this position and your salary requirement to: Sarelli Rossi – Associate Director, El Futuro, Inc, 136 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701, fax to 919-688-7102, or email to grossi@elfuturo-nc.org. No phone calls. You can gather more information about El Futuro at our website: www.elfuturo-nc.org.

Please do not apply if you do not meet the qualifications. Employment agency inquiries are not welcome.

 

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El Futuro, Inc.
136 E Chapel Hill Street Durham, NC 919-688-7101
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