Mark Twain Behavioral Health - Recovery Technician - Medical Assistant - Nursing Assistant
Recovery Technician - Medical Assistant - Nursing Assistant

Recovery Technician - Medical Assistant - Nursing Assistant


Mark Twain Behavioral Health is seeking a full-time RECOVERY TECHNICIAN - MEDICAL ASSISTANT - NURSING ASSISTANT for our RECOVERY SERVICES HANNIBAL MISSOURI-COMMUNICATIONS DRIVE location.  This full-time salaried position offers competitive pay and full benefits.  Consider joining our MTBH Team!  We offer a supportive culture of appreciation and a strong emphasis on the health and wellbeing of our team.

 Role Responsibilities

  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Conduct intakes for persons entering the Detoxification Program or the Residential Treatment Programs
  • Make referrals to other agencies in accordance with agency Policies and Procedures
  • Orient Consumers to the program they are entering
  • Conduct assessments for Consumers admitted to the Detoxification Program (Detox)
  • Monitor and document Consumer behavior while on agency property or while engaged in an agency activity to ensure compliance with Program Rules
  • Transport Consumers as scheduled and assigned by the clinical team
  • Report to the Detox Director or Technician Coordinator when rules are broken
  • Monitor vital signs of Consumers receiving services in accordance with the Policies and Procedures of MTBH Recovery Services
  • Monitor Consumer’s self-administration of medications within compliance of Program, CARF and DMH regulations
  • Collect and monitor the collection of Consumer samples for UA testing
  • Document in Consumers’ records in accordance with tasks performed or observed and in accordance with agency Policies and Procedures
  • Maintain cleanliness and sanitary conditions of the agency as scheduled
  • Maintain adherence to documented schedule by arriving on time and ensuring coverage as needed
  • Ensure all documentation and paperwork are legible and accurate
  • Assist the nursing and clinical staff in the performance of their duties
  • Attend in-service and staff meetings
  • Display appropriate ethical boundaries with Consumers at all times
  • Monitor Consumer participation in structured activities as assigned
  • Conduct educational groups as assigned utilizing mandatory billing regulations such as real-time billing
  • Have an understanding and knowledge of mandatory reporting responsibilities
  • Other duties as assigned by the Detoxification Director, Technician Coordinator, Program Directors, Clinical Director or Vice President of Clinical Operations
  • Additional Duties in the Women and Children Daycare Progam

 Adherence to the MTBH Ethical Code of Conduct and all policies is required.


  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Experience in the human services field preferred but not required
  • Certification as Medical Assistant or Nursing Assistant preferred
  • Knowledge of the recovery process
  • Willingness to work flexible hours during the week, weekends, and holidays
  • Valid Class E Chauffeurs driver’s license
  • Knowledge, ability, and active certification to perform CPR and First Aid (may be provided)
  • Ability to pass a Comprehensive State of Missouri Background Check
  • Ability to pass initial and random drug screenings

Apply online:  Recovery Technician - Medical Assistant - Nursing Assistant


Submit cover letter and resume to:
Ryan PIckett
Clinical Director
Mark Twain Behavioral Health
146 Communications Drive
Hannibal, MO 63401