Program Assistant for Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT)

Job Description: 

Meridian is seeking an ACTT Program Assistant for Haywood County. This Program Assistant is the primary contact for the team and is responsible for coordinating calls and directing communication between team and clients, as well as communicating with other local organizations. The Program Assistant is supervised by the ACT team lead. This position will require the ability to utilize crisis prevention/intervention skills.

  • The Program Assistant completes office management duties and is responsible for assisting with the scheduling process for the team, maintaining sufficient office production, maintaining medical charts and records, and responsible for managing confidential information.
  • The Program Assistant prepares monthly reports including: Billing, Service Authorizations, and Program Statistics.
  • The position assists ACTT MD with nursing administrative duties including: medication and lab coordination, scheduling appointments, and hospitalization coordination.
  • The position assists ACTT Team Lead with clinical administrative duties including: referral coordination and support with coordination of treatment plans.
  • This position plays a key role in the day-to-day functioning of the ACT Team. Must have advanced computer and typing skills and have a good oral presentation for front desk duties and phone etiquette. Must be able to follow written and verbal directions, to record basic data, and report observations to supervisor.
  • High School Diploma or GED required.
  • The ideal candidate for this position will possess strong organizational skills, ability to learn quickly, ability to work as part of a team and will exhibit interest and dedication to this role.
Type: 
Adult Services
Location: 
Haywood County

Benefits

Meridian Behavioral Health Services proudly offers employees a wide array of benefits including:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 403 (b) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Supplemental Insurances
  • Health Care Flexible Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Cell Phone Stipend
  • Travel Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employer Paid Licensure Supervision

Interested in an Internship?

Meridian Behavioral Health Services partners with regional colleges and universities to offer clinical internships in both social work and counseling. To be considered for an internship, please submit an Internship Questionnaire  to greta.metcalf@meridianbhs.org 

To learn more about internship opportunities, please contact Greta Metcalf at 828-339-1577.

How To Apply

Below is a complete, downloadable listing of all open positions at Meridian Behavioral Health Services. If you would like to apply for a position, please fill out the Application for Employment and submit along with your resume to the Human Resources Department by emailing the completed form to hr.department@meridianbhs.org. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed Application for Employment.

Available Positions: (Click on the name of the job title or 'more info' for a description of the position. The job list may be sorted by clicking on ‘title’, ‘type’ or ‘location’.)

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Clinician/Team Leader - Intensive In-Home Services Child Services Jackson County More Info
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Peer Support Specialist- Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT) Adult Services Jackson County More Info
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Clinician - Recovery Education Center (REC) Adult Services Jackson County More Info
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Psychiatric Nurse for Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT) Adult Services Jackson County More Info
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Clinician for DJJ population Child Services Jackson County More Info
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Clinician- Outpatient Services Child Services Jackson County More Info
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Peer Support Specialist- REC (Recovery Education Center) Adult Services Jackson County More Info
Apply Now Peer Support Specialist- REC (Recovery Education Center)
Certified Medical Assistant Adult Services Jackson County More Info
Apply Now Certified Medical Assistant
Peer Support Specialist - Peers Assisting in Community Engagement (PACE) Adult Services Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Peer Support Specialist - Peers Assisting in Community Engagement (PACE)
Program Assistant for Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT) Adult Services Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Program Assistant for Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT)
Psychiatric Nurse - Assertive Community Treatment Team - (ACTT) Adult Services Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Psychiatric Nurse - Assertive Community Treatment Team - (ACTT)
Employment Support Professional Adult Services Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Employment Support Professional
Staff Accountant Administration Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Staff Accountant
Clinician - Recovery Education Center (REC) Adult Services Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Clinician - Recovery Education Center (REC)
Clinician- Outpatient Services Child Services Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Clinician- Outpatient Services
Employment Peer Mentor Adult Services Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Employment Peer Mentor
Front Office Engagement Specialist Adult and Child Services Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Front Office Engagement Specialist
Data Entry Tech Administration Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Data Entry Tech
Intensive In-Home Specialist Child Services Haywood County More Info
Apply Now Intensive In-Home Specialist
Day Treatment Program Manager Child Services Macon County More Info
Apply Now Day Treatment Program Manager
Clinician- Integrated Care Adult Services Macon County More Info
Apply Now Clinician- Integrated Care
Employment Support Professional Adult Services Macon County More Info
Apply Now Employment Support Professional
Clinician- Outpatient Services Child Services Macon County More Info
Apply Now Clinician- Outpatient Services
Peer Support Specialist- Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT) Adult Services Cherokee County More Info
Apply Now Peer Support Specialist- Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT)
Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Adult and Child Services Multiple Counties More Info
Apply Now Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner
Community Partner Clinician Adult Services Multiple Counties More Info
Apply Now Community Partner Clinician
Peer Support Specialist- Early Recovery Team Adult Services Haywood & Jackson Counties More Info
Apply Now Peer Support Specialist- Early Recovery Team

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