1+ months

In-House/On Call Mobile Assessor - (125924)

Universal Health Services
Meridian, MS 39301
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Located in Meridian, Mississippi, Alliance Health Center is a 154-bed acute care psychiatric and chemical dependency hospital. The facility offers treatment programs for adults and adolescents and has a unique program track specifically for seniors. The Alliance campus is also home to The Crossings, a 60-bed residential treatment facility for adolescents. Alliance is dedicated to serving individuals with acute mental and behavioral health disorders and addiction issues. Specific programs are provided for patients according to their diagnosis and age. Behavioral health programs are offered to all ages from adolescents to seniors. Detoxification, dual diagnosis and New Leaf Recovery are offered to individuals ages 18 and up. We have a full spectrum of addiction services, from detoxification to our 30 day New Leaf Recovery program. We also offer dual diagnosis programming for those with mental illness and substance abuse.


Also need PRN assessors that will work a Friday shift 1030P to 7am.

The Admissions Department at Alliance Health Center provides crisis, assessment and admission services 24 hours a day, seven days a week and serves as the central hub of the hospital's inpatient psychiatric admissions. Reporting to theDirector of Admissions, thisposition is responsible for participating in the day-to-day activities of the department to enhance efficiency and customer service which includesface to face assessments, patient admissions. This position will also ensure the engagement of family members, referrals sources, services providers and the patients in pre-admissions discharge planning.

The ideal candidate should have previous experience incustomer service, excellent oral and written communication skills, and ability to multi task in a fast paced environment.

Job Requirements


Position Requirements:
Registered Nurse in Mississippi or Masters degree with major academic studies in psychology, social work or health/counseling field including appropriate on-the-job training and experience to meet the duties and responsibilities of this position. Marketing and sales abilities preferred. Must have the ability to complete clinical assessments.

Valid state driver's license with appropriate endorsement.
Preferred candidates will have the following skills / abilities:
experience working with managed care organizations
experience working with juvenile judicial systems
experience in development and representation of marketing for facility

One of the nations largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing since its inception to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenues of $10 billion and 83,000 employees. In 2018, UHS was recognized for the eighth consecutive year as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and in 2017, ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

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Posted: 2020-02-25 Expires: 2020-04-01

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In-House/On Call Mobile Assessor - (125924)

Universal Health Services
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