Clinician - Addiction Services, GF

Date: Nov 21, 2022

Location: Indianapolis, IN, US, 46202

Organization: HHC

Division:Eskenazi Health  

Sub-Division: SEMHC  

Req ID:  13460 


Schedule: Full Time 

Shift: Days 


Eskenazi Health serves as the public hospital division of the Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County. Physicians provide a comprehensive range of primary and specialty care services at the 327-bed hospital and outpatient facilities both on and off of the Eskenazi Health downtown campus as well as at 10 Eskenazi Health Center sites located throughout Indianapolis.




FLSA Status


Job Role Summary

The clinician performs a variety of individual, family and group therapeutic interventions utilizing evidence-based practices. This position manages a caseload of clients identifying therapeutic, rehabilitative and case management needs, engaging other team members in meeting these needs as indicated.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • This is a grant funded position
  • Embraces and operates under the Recovery Model, including AIDET (Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explanation, Thank You) and the spirit of motivational interviewing (MI), and follows the levels of accountability
  • Completes biopsychosocial evaluation (BPSE) and develops diagnostic summary; prepares and monitors clinical treatment plan in collaboration with patient/family and treatment team at intervals determined by guidelines
  • Performs a variety of individual, family and group therapeutic interventions utilizing evidence-based practices
  • Provides consultation for primary care patients to assess for mental health and substance use disorders and link to appropriate services and resources
  • Interprets and applies service and billing procedures according to client needs; completes billing according to guidelines for timeliness and accuracy 
  • Meets agency standards of timely completion of all documentation

Job Requirements

•    Master’s degree in Human Services field
•    Candidates with a Master’s of Social Work must have Licensed Social Work (LSW) and be working towards Licensed Clinical Social Work (LCSW)
•    Candidates must have submitted a plan to obtain licensure at the soonest date possible within a maximum allowed of three years
•    Valid Indiana driver’s license that meets Eskenazi Health’s driving policy requirements

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

•    Strong interpersonal skills with ability to be both clear and concise in written and verbal communications
•    Demonstrates solid knowledge of psychiatric/addiction diagnoses and understanding of their impact on behavior and all life domains
•    Willingness and ability to work cooperatively in a multidisciplinary team
•    Ability to interpret and apply complex directives, information, and regulations
•    Crisis intervention skills




Accredited by The Joint Commission and named one of the nation’s 150 best places to work by Becker’s Hospital Review for four consecutive years and Forbes list of best places to work for women, and Forbes list of America’s best midsize employers’ Eskenazi Health’s programs have received national recognition while also offering new health care opportunities to the local community. As the sponsoring hospital for Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services, the city’s primary EMS provider, Eskenazi Health is also home to the first adult Level I trauma center in Indiana, the only verified adult burn center in Indiana, the first community mental health center in Indiana and the Eskenazi Health Center Primary Care – Center of Excellence in Women’s Health, just to name a few.


Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis