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Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Summary
Driven and compassionate healthcare professional with 10+ years hands-on experience in fast-paced residential and hospital environments. Accountable and responsible with a strong focus on patient wellness.
Education and Training
The College of New Rochelle New Rochelle, NY Expected in 2003 Bachelor's Degree : Social Work - GPA : Social Work
Experience
Brandywine Counseling - Substance Abuse Counselor
Milford, DE, 02/2016 - 06/2016
  • Provide clinical services and counseling for 50 Adults within the Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program.
  • Facilitate group sessions assisting patients in dealing with substance abuse, mental or physical illness.
  • Work closely with the patient to develop a realistic treatment plan of clinical needs and goals.
  • Intervene during crisis situations to provide conflict resolution.
  • Generate and maintain all clinical documentation in a timely fashion.
  • Consistent follow-up with the clinical team involved in each patients care to provide coordination and consistency of care.
  • Maintain active communication with a variety of outside referral agencies.
  • Participate in interdisciplinary case conferences by providing profession assessment on a patient.
  • Conducted Assessments for eligibility for admission to program.
  • Completed admissions and orientation for all eligible patients.
  • Performs patient transfers and coordinated guest dosing.
Brandywine Counseling - Substance Abuse Counselor
Wilmington, DE, 02/2006 - 09/2015
  • Provide clinical services for 50+ Adults within the Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program/ OTP.
  • Implement behavior modification and behavior shaping tools.
  • Facilitate group sessions assisting patients in dealing with substance abuse, mental or physical illness.
  • Participated as a member of the policy and procedure committee to improve programming.
  • Work closely with the patient to develop a realistic treatment plan of clinical needs and goals.
  • Intervene during crisis situations to provide conflict resolution.
  • Submit monthly progress reports to HRA, probation/parole, or other officials supervising the client.
  • Generate and maintain all clinical documentation in a timely fashion.
  • Consistent follow-up with the clinical team involved in each patients care to provide continuity of care.
  • Maintain active communication with a variety of outside referral agencies.
  • Participate in interdisciplinary case conferences by providing profession assessment on a patient.
  • Conducted Assessments for eligibility for admission to program.
  • Completed admissions and orientation for all eligible patients.
  • Conducted MMS assessments and made appropriate referrals.
Augustana Care Corporation - Admissions Psycho-Social Counselor
Montevideo, MN, 07/2005 - 01/2006
  • Generated and followed up on referrals made to hospice program.
  • Explained Medicare hospice benefit and hospice program to patients and families.
  • Formulated plan of care that included the family, as well as the patients' psychological, emotional, and spiritual needs.
  • Served as a liaison between hospice staff and hospital staff as to plan of care for patient.
  • Initiated, conducted, and assisted with all aspects of discharge planning.
  • Communicated with referral center and homecare team daily on patients admitted and discharges from hospitals.
  • Counseled patients and families on terminal disease process, importance of final arrangements, and advanced directives.
  • Responsible for the assessment and the intervention of psychosocial needs of all patients and their families on the hospice program.
Augustana Care Corporation - Social Worker
Western, IA, 06/2004 - 07/2005
  • Initiated and coordinate discharge home with all needed services for optimum functioning in community.
  • Monitored receipt and results of post-discharge Satisfaction Survey.
  • Assisted residents/families with financial affairs, including community resources and Medicaid eligibility.
  • Assessed discharge potential upon admission/readmission and at each team meeting.
  • Initiated and coordinate discharge plans.
  • Facilitated the completion of disability forms.
  • Provided weekend social work coverage.
  • Completed Request for Homecare documentation (M11Q).
  • Worked in conjunction with VNS Hospice and homecare to provide all the care needed for hospice and homecare patients.
Isabella Geriatric Center - Social Worker
City, STATE, 08/2003 - 06/2004
  • Welcomed new admissions, obtained social history in preparation for psychosocial assessment.
  • Provided in-depth counseling to residents and families.
  • Documented progress, interim, crisis, and discharge notes.
  • Assisted families with funeral arrangements.
  • Assisted residents in floor/unit meetings with staff to identify any concerns and resolve any problems.
  • Completed the MDS+ as per the Administrative manual.
  • Maintained statistical records for the Social Service Department on a monthly basis.
  • Performed and documented direct patient care deliver as specified on the Comprehensive Care Plan along with other members of the team and invited families/residents to Comprehensive Care Plan meetings.
  • Educated residents/families on Residents Rights, Advanced Directives, Grievance Procedure, and Patient Abuse Reporting Law.
Skills
Interpersonal skills, Communication Skills, Honesty, Strong Work Ethic, Flexibility, Determination and Persistence, Ability to Work in Harmony with Co-Workers, Eager and Willing to Add to Their Knowledge Base and Skills, Problem Solving, Handling Pressure, Leadership. Computer Skills: Internet, Microsoft Word and Excel, Methasoft, Avatar, Outlook, and GroupWise

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School Attended

  • The College of New Rochelle

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  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Substance Abuse Counselor
  • Admissions Psycho-Social Counselor
  • Social Worker
  • Social Worker

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  • Bachelor's Degree

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