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INTAKE WORKER/COORD (PER DIEM) - (86171)

Universal Health Services
Las Vegas, NV 89101
  • Job Code
    86171

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Spring Mountain Treatment Center is currently seeking an Intake Coordinator.

The Intake Coordinator supports the purpose and procedure of the entire admission process. The Intake Coordinator assists in creating and maintaining department procedures in the following areas: daily census records, calls and referrals phone logs, and ensures that the level of treatment and clinical services is appropriate to all patient needs.

Responsibilities include:

Ensures accurate information of daily census and potential admission information

Monitors and evaluates intake/admission information and evaluates insurance verification information

Acts as an administrative resource to provide in-depth training on how to handle inquiry calls and other concerns around the admission process to milieu transition for each patient

Attends administrative meetings as requested by CEO to present critical information around census, benefit time lines and potential patients and program pertaining to the admission process

Coordinates the scheduling of clinical assessments and monitors for providing of appropriate disposition

Obtains and disseminates additional clinical assessments and monitors for providing of appropriate disposition

Obtains and disseminates additional clinical information related to potential patient to appropriate staff for discussion of concerns and admission approval

Completes admission assessment in a timely manner and makes appropriate referrals for patients that are not clinically appropriate for admission to Spring Mountain

Actively participates in the daily functions of the Assessment and Referral Department

Works with the Program Managers and other departments to ensure proper technical operations

Assumes the responsibility of coordinating transportation and transition to Spring Mountain

Performs other duties as assigned by the Director of Intake

About Spring Mountain Treatment Center

Spring Mountain Treatment Center provides inpatient and outpatient services for children, adolescents and adults in the Las Vegas area. We provide a caring and healthy environment that gives individuals a chance to make positive changes.

Placing a loved one in a treatment program is not an easy decision for a parent, guardian or family member to make. It is most often a very difficult and emotional decision, but is necessary in order to keep them safe and provide him or her with a new beginning.

A key to our services is the ability to work collaboratively with the patient, family or referring provider during treatment. Our team of psychiatrists, nurses and social workers work together to create an atmosphere where patients feel safe and a plan to return home.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

Masters Required; with major academic studies in psychology, social work, or health/counseling field

In lieu of Masters degree, will consider Registered Nurse

Must have three years experience working in a clinical setting, providing direct patient care and/or previous admissions experience

Must have marketing and sales abilities, as well as, the ability to complete clinical assessments

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-26

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Universal Health Services
Las Vegas, NV 89101

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