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Actt Adult Mental Health QP - Substance Abuse Specialist

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Pyramid Healthcare Asheville , NC 28801

Posted 2 months ago

Requires Bachelors Degree in Behavioral Health Field plus 2 years mental health experience with adult population OR Bachelors Degree (unrelated field ) and 4 years mental health experience with adult population.

Environment and Scope of the Position: (For example, number of direct reports, sales revenue, responsibility, etc.)


A. Collect pertinent data

B. Enter client into CCIS system and complete required paperwork

C. Follow CARF and October Road CQI process

D. Coordinate and receive initial and ongoing approval from LME, Valueoptions 3rd party authorities

2. (Person Centered) TREATMENT PLANS

A. Devise treatment plans that reflect current MH/SA treatment planning and pertain to the needs of the individual family and consumer

B. Complete treatment plans in a timely manner.

C. Follow CARF, DHHS, LME and October Road CQI standards


A. Formulate appropriate post-discharge placement plans that include services for consumer and family that maximize potential for success

B. Inform administrative staff of pending/planned discharges.

C. Complete discharge summary and other paperwork


A. Facilitate regularly scheduled treatment team meetings

B. Provide clinical expertise and interact with multi-disciplinary treatment team


A. Review treatment plans on a scheduled basis with treatment team

B. Provide written treatment plan reviews for placement in clinical records as assigned

C. Obtain consumer signatures on all necessary forms


A. Maintain regular contact with referral sources as indicated

B. Update on consumers progress

C. Develop appropriate discharge plans collaborating with referral sources

D. Prepare and conduct concurrent reviews to referral sources


A. Responsible for timely completion of medical record documentation

B. Documentation of all outside contacts as well as therapy sessions will be maintained


A. Attend and participate in one or more CQI teams annually

B. Participate in peer record review process

C. NCTOPPS Data entry


A. Productive, effective and professional relationships with all disciplines

B. Keeps supervisor informed

C. Open to feedback and supervision


A. Consumer rights


C. Confidentiality

D. Ethics


F. First Aid


A. Provide transportation for clients to access community resources

B. Emergency services duty on rotation that may include commitment procedures, after hour assessments, crisis planning, and hospital diversion

Profile: (Knowledge/Professional/Technical Competencies)

Requires Bachelor Degree in Social Work, Counseling, or Psychology from an accredited college or university and CSAC certification. Prefer Graduate degree within a professional Human Services discipline and LCAS or LCAS-A.


Prefer 1-3 years of experience working with individuals with severe and persistent mental illness. Requires QP status according to 10A NCAC 27G.0104;

Preferred Job-related Behavioral Characteristics:



1. High moral and ethical values

2. Willingness to be open to learning and growing

3. Interpersonal skills to work as an integral part of a treatment team

4. Appropriate interpersonal/personal boundaries

5. Must possess a valid drivers license, appropriate references, and transcript from accredited college.

6. Follow NADAAC policies for ethical practice.

7. Maturity of judgment and behavior.

8. Cultural competency training.



Requires Bachelors Degree in Behavioral Health Field plus 2 years mental health experience with adult population OR Bachelors Degree (unrelated field ) and 4 years mental health experience with adult population.


Health Insurance

Dental Insurance

Vision Insurance

Life Insurance

401K with company match

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Actt Adult Mental Health QP - Substance Abuse Specialist

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Pyramid Healthcare