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MARKETING/BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Marketing Director Full-Time

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
The Marketing Director will manage, develop and implement marketing programs for the assigned business segments and will analyze marketing results against the program expectations, making recommendations for future improvements.  This position will be located at the Betty Ford Center in Rancho Mirage, California and will manage all western region marketing for our sites in California and Oregon.  It will require frequent travel to both sites and corporate office in Minnesota.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS
Position requires a Bachelor's degree in marketing, advertising, communications or other related field. A Master's degree is preferred. Must have a minimum  7 years of experience in marketing/communications, Health care marketing experience preferred. Must have experience in web strategy and social marketing. Knowledge of chemical dependency required. Current driver's license required.

http://www.hazelden.org/web/go/jobs

To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

FAMILY/IOP

Lead Outpatient Counselor Full-Time

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
Provide clinical services for the intensive outpatient program including group therapy, lecture, education and individual sessions. Act as a member of the multi-disciplinary team.


JOB SPECIFICATIONS
Master degree in behavior science from a recognized regionally accredited college or university required. Licensed Advanced Alcohol Drug Counselor (LAADC) or Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor (CADC) preferred. Five years’ experience working as a CD Counselor with a chemical dependency service provider or equivalent. Knowledge of 12 Steps and abstinence based disease concept model of addiction recovery.

Licensure:

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

MEDICAL SERVICES

LVN Per Diem

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
Licensed Vocational Nurses at the Betty Ford Center provides direct patient care, administers medications, performs nursing procedures within their scope of practice, demonstrates knowledge of age-specific competencies. They collaborate with RNs regarding patients’ medications, physical status, psychological wellbeing and Plan of Care; implements and monitors patients’ detoxification protocols. They administer medications according to physician orders and safe medication administration practices, and provide patient education regarding medications and treatments.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS
Current California LVN license; current CPR certification / or completed within 90 days of hire. Experience: One-year chemical dependency or psychiatric experience preferred.  Personal experience with the disease of chemical dependency is preferred, either as a chemically dependent person in recovery or a family member in recovery.  Competencies:  Knowledge of the Nursing Process; Knowledge of safe medication administration practices;   Knowledge of TJC Standards. Knowledge of12 Steps and abstinence based disease concept model of addiction recovery.

To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

INPATIENT SERVICES

C.D. Counselor II, Assessment Stabilization: Full-Time

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
Provides group therapy and individual counseling to chemically dependent patients. Acts as a member of the multi-disciplinary team.


JOB SPECIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree in behavior science, and Licensed Advanced Alcohol Drug Counselor (LAADC) or Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor (CADC) required with a minimum ten years’ experience as a chemical dependency counselor at a Joint Commission accredited treatment center. or two years’ experience with Master's degree and LAADC. Knowledge of 12 Steps and abstinence based disease concept model of addiction recovery.

 

Licensure:

 

 

 

 

To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

INPATIENT/RDT SERVICES

C.D. Counselor Per Diem

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
Provides group therapy and individual counseling to chemically dependent patients. Acts as a member of the multi-disciplinary team.


JOB SPECIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s degree in behavior science, and Licensed Advanced Alcohol Drug Counselor (LAADC) or Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor (CADC) required with a minimum ten years’ experience as a chemical dependency counselor at a Joint Commission accredited treatment center. or two years’ experience with Master's degree and LAADC. Knowledge of 12 Steps and abstinence based disease concept model of addiction recovery.

Licensure:

 

To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

MEDICAL SERVICES

Registered Nurse Per Diem

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
A registered nurse at the Betty Ford Center, provides direct patient care for patients ages 18 and over utilizing the nursing process and demonstrating the knowledge of age specific treatment skills.  Performs nursing procedures within the Standards of Professional Nursing Practice and Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation policies and procedures

JOB SPECIFICATIONS
Minimum A.D.N. degree or diploma from an accredited school of nursing; current California RN license; current CPR certification / or completed within 90 days of hire. Certificate in chemical dependency preferred, one-year chemical dependency or psychiatric nursing preferred. Knowledge of12 Steps and abstinence based disease concept model of addiction recovery.

 

 

Education:

 

To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

ATTENDANT SERVICES

Attendant - Per Diem

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
Works with staff to ensure delivery of direct patient care to patients from age 18 to 65 plus and varying cultural backgrounds.  The role of an Attendant is vital to the health care of patients by providing the day to day functioning and management of our patient’s current medical concerns.  The assignment is one on one care, oversight, assistance and monitoring of a patient.  This may include providing assistance with ambulation and other physical, personal needs. Accompanies patient to all BFC scheduled program activities; this may include taking patient to outside appointments.  Attendants will work closely with Nursing and Tech staff to report observations of patient’s condition.  When needed will take patient’s vitals and Chain of Custody UDS’s.   

 

JOB SPECIFICATIONS
This position requires an individual with knowledge of12 Steps and abstinence based disease concept model of addiction recovery. Good customer service and communication skills, valid California driver’s license and must be at least 21 years of age.  Must also have the ability to read/write/speak in the English language, basic computer skills and the knowledge to document professionally. C.N.A. license preferred CPR certification or completed within 90 days of hire.

Licensure:

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To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

MEDICAL SERVICES

Administrative Secretary Full-Time

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
The responsibilities of this position encompass administrative secretarial support for the entire Medical Services department.   Position requires an understanding of department/corporate policies and procedures as well as Medical Staff Rules and Regulations. 


JOB SPECIFICATIONS
Education: High school diploma or equivalent, some college level course work, preferred. Medical terminology preferred. Experience: Minimum of 3 years secretarial experience.  Competencies:  Advanced typing skills; proficient in Microsoft Office products; Ability to multi-task; ability to take, transcribe and distribute meeting minutes. Excellent customer service skills.

Licensure:

 

To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

PATIENT CARE SERVICES

CD Tech Per Diem

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
Act as a representative of treatment staff and observe patient activity and unit funcitons, maintain a visible presence on the unit.  Works with staff to ensure delivery of direct patient care to patients from age 18 to 65 plus and varying cultural backgrounds.  Unit technicians assist in the daily operations to provide Customer Service and quality patient care.

 

JOB SPECIFICATIONS
Enrolled in CADAAC or AA/AS program, prior experience preferred.  Knowledge of Twelve Steps required with training in chemical dependency/mental health preferred; computer skills required; C.P.R. certification or completed within 90 days of hire; valid California driver’s license in good standing for a minimum of three years; must be at least 21 years of age.

To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

ADMISSIONS

Admissions Counselor Per Diem

Competencies:

JOB SUMMARY
Responsible for assessing prospective patients over age 18 with varying cultural backgrounds to the Betty Ford Center.  Responsible for admitting patients to the Betty Ford Center.  Provides information to callers about the Betty Ford Center programs.  Performs other duties as assigned.

JOB SPECIFICATIONS
 Education: Bachelor’s Degree or Chemical Dependency Certificate/State Licensure.  Applicants that are enrolled in a Bachelor’s or Chemical Dependency Certification Program may be considered.  Successful candidates will be requested to submit/sign agreement to stay continuously enrolled and complete the program in a pre-established, reasonable time frame.   Licensure: Valid driver license.  CPR certification required within first 90 days of hire.  Experience: Minimum of two years’ experience in a related position is preferred. . Knowledge of Twelve Steps required with training in chemical dependency/mental health preferred; computer skills required.

To submit an employment application online, click here.
In addition, you may forward a cover letter and resume or inquiries to: or fax to 760-837-8353 or mail to:
Betty Ford Center
Attn: Kathy Peffers
P.O. Box 1560
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
No phone calls, please.

Betty Ford Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please be advised that the positions listed may be filled at any time. Upon receiving an offer for employment, all candidates selected for any position must successfully complete a pre-placement physical examination (at no charge) including a test designed to detect the presence of illegal substances.

The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the job.

All offers of employment are contingent upon acceptable reference.

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