1+ months


Universal Health Services
Atlanta, GA 30303
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Laurel Heights Hospital located in Atlanta Georgia has aFull-Time ADMISSIONS NURSE(RN) - WEEKDAYS 2:00PMto 10:30pmposition available. Laurel Heights Hospital is an intensive Residential Treatment/Acuteand Autism Spectrum Disorders Program for children and adolescents. We serve and treat severe and complex psychiatric and behavioraldifficulties and co-occurring psychiatric issues. We provide acaring, therapeutic setting with various therapeutic modalities andapplied behavior analysis services. EOE.

We are seeking an experienced RN Intake. Ensures that all intake calls are answered promptly and courteously. Provides Nursing Assessments. Communicates effectively to other staff to promote efficient continuity of care.

We are offering:

  • Full benefits and a
  • Sign-on bonus of $6000.

Job Requirements

Position Tasks include but are not limited to:

Conduct SBARS within 10 minutes of receiving

Contact MD on call to give patient report

Complete initial treatment plan

Review and obtain medication consent

Perform patient assessments upon arrival

Determine medical appropriateness in accordance with established guidelines

Send patients to the Emergency Department for medical clearance when needed

Conduct Audits

Admission and registration functions

Handling phone inquiries with referral sources

Performing medical screening of lab work and case history to determine if patient meets admission criteria

Coordinating with the insurance companies and utilization management to initiate inpatient pre-certification

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

RN licensure required, BSN is preferred with current state registration

Certified in Psychiatric Nursing preferred

2+ years of experience in the field of geriatric/behavioral health

Customer service experience preferred.

Strong computer skills


Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-04-01

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