Substance Abuse Counselor
Allina Health System - Cambridge, MN

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Introduction

Allina Health is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services with more than 23,500 employees, 5,000 physicians and 2,500 volunteers dedicated to meeting the lifelong health care needs of patients and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Allina is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Cambridge Medical Center, located in Cambridge, Minn., just north of the Twin Cities metro area, is a large multi-specialty clinic and a 57-bed hospital on one campus. Cambridge Medical Center has 900 employees and 50 physicians. Dedicated to providing patient-centered care in an atmosphere that promotes healing and comfort, Cambridge Medical Center provides services to more than 136,000 inpatients and outpatients each year.

Responsibilities
  • Twelve Core functions-case management of substance abuse patients
  • Must be able to do assessments, meetings with referents, insurance calls, and case management

Qualifications

Education/Experience:
  • (LADC) Licensed alcohol and drug counselor with the State of Minnesota. In the process of LADC with permit is negotiable
  • Experience with substance abuse assessments
Skills:
  • Skilled in all twelve core functions-demonstrates this by being LADC
  • Basic knowledge of DHS Rule 31
  • Must have excellent communication skills
  • Freedom from chemical use problems for at least two years
License Required:
  • First Aid/CPR
  • LADC

Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
  • Casual position
  • Work Schedule: Evenings 1:00 - 9:30, Days 8:00am-4:30pm
  • Day/evening shift
  • No weekends
  • Non-contract

Location/Community Information

The increased population and business growth in and around Cambridge have elevated the community to the status of a 'regional hub' in East Central Minnesota for shopping, services, entertainment, employment and education. Cambridge residents enjoy a community that maintains its 'small town' feel, yet is only 45 minutes from the metropolitan Minneapolis-Saint Paul entertainment and sports venues. The community is surrounded by lakes, rivers, and woods and offers its residents a quiet lifestyle with unlimited recreational opportunities. Education is a priority among the residents who take pride in Cambridge's excellent schools and community college.

Cambridge:
  • Located 45 miles North of Minneapolis/St. Paul
  • Population = 7,500
  • Service Area = 30,000
Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine St. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living Magazine Star Tribune

Closing Statement

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EEO / AA

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Overview: Allina Health is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services with more than 23,500 employees,...