SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Parkridge Valley Hospital- Chattanooga, TN
Admissions and Assessment Intake Coordinator Nurse
Member of the TriStar
Division of HCA
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A few of the benefits we provide
- Industry Leading Clinical Training and
Professional Academy- Emerging
- Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan
- 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
- New Extended Family Leave
- Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible
- Hundreds of consumer discounts
- Financial Fitness Program with a Certified
About this opportunity:
Parkridge Valley offers the most comprehensive mental health and chemical dependency services in the region. With programs available for children, adolescents and adults, services are provided with a variety of treatment options to best accommodate the individual patient- from inpatient care, to partial hospitalization to intensive outpatient care. We serve two campuses housing Child and Adolescents with 108 beds and Adults and Geriatrics with 124 beds.
Learn more about Parkridge Valley Psychiatric Hospital today!!
- The Intake
Coordinator will respond to calls for psychiatry services responding
appropriately to the identified needs of the caller and patient.
patient calls based on the level of need of the patient.
activities with Respond Department and Respond Director to assure accurate
record keeping and efficient patient flow.
- Ensures EMTALA
compliance at all times and reports any concerns to the Respond Director
communication related to all assessment and admission activities, ensures rapid
throughput for the emergency department, requests additional resources when
needed based on volume, and works with multidisciplinary team to move patients
to disposition quickly.
- Responds to calls
in a timely and thorough manner, and verifies RN/SSR in Respond completes a
collaboratively with Senior Leadership team to provide data and to assure accurate
response data management
- Provides ongoing
education, resources and support to patients and families as needed.
- Coordinates and
participates with appropriate interested parties and physicians through the
patient response inquiry, and admission process
- Models and trains
other behavioral health team members on managing and tracking inquiry calls.
- Tracks and
reports on all key indicators related to calls, assessment, and admissions.
- Ensures patient
rights and confidentiality are maintained.
- Ability to remain
calm during crisis situations
You are encouraged to
- Active and clear RN License (required)
- American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required within 90 days of hire)
- Psychiatric or Behavioral Health Services experience STRONGLY preferred
- Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) (required within 30 days of employment)
Apply today to avoid any delays!!
We are Parkridge Valley!