The Recovery Clinic is a program designed to provide bridging services between the community and appropriate levels of care for patients with Opiate Use Disorders (OUD). Patients with OUD will receive medical attention, behavioral support and assessment services for their addiction.
Meet with clients on a regular basis, or as needed after the initial meeting, to discuss routine recovery issues from a peer perspective.
Provide direct assistance in the form of transportation, filling out forms or making phone calls, and accompanying clients to appointments and court appearances.
Transporting and staying with clients at crisis appointments.
Assist in finding necessary community services to meet basic needs.
Performs outreach and follow-up with non-residential program participants and help acclimate recovery clients to their new surroundings and explore recovery resources in the area.
Provide education about and attend self-help groups, obtaining sponsorship, and assisting clients in finding recovery support meetings that accommodate their schedules and child care needs.
Role model behavior that is consistent with, and supportive of, people in recovery from chemical dependency, such behavior will include upholding ethical standards of the program and reliable attendance.
Provide basic personal assistance in the completion of daily living skills.
Serve as the contact person for in-house meetings, facilitate in-house Alumnae Meeting, and attend outside meetings with clients.
Transporting clients to and from Medication Assisted &/or Therapy appointments.
Assist in developing and implementing Alumna community events.
Assist in planning and supervising recreational activities for clients.
Maintain confidential client records.
Process client record requests.
Perform other routine support tasks, including filing, photocopying, answering telephones, and
compiling statistical reports.
Attend weekly clinical staff meetings.
Minnesota Certified Peer Recovery Specialist
Valid Minnesota drivers license
Peer Recovery Specialist must be free of chemical use problems for at least two years immediately preceding their hiring and must sign a statement attesting to that fact
Must be able to demonstrate an ability to be responsive in an effective manner, while maintaining a warm and supportive atmosphere
Some college courses in human services or related field preferred
Together with the University of Minnesota and University of Minnesota Physicians we have created M Health Fairview. M Health Fairview is the newly expanded collaboration among the University of Minnesota, University of Minnesota Physicians, and Fairview Health Services. The healthcare system combines the best of academic and community medicine — expanding access to world-class, breakthrough care through our 10 hospitals and 60 clinics.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 10 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area.
Its broad continuum also includes 60 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership ...with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.