Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital is accepting applications for Per Diem Intake Coordinators for all shifts.
To provide administrative services to patients, their families, employees, and fellow clinicians
- Intake calls must be documented and processed in accordance with Intake policies
- On call doctor is notified and assists with patient interview when patient is going to be admitted
- Administrative approval obtained for all admissions
- Admission paperwork is completed in accordance with hospital policy
- Follow up calls are made to those failing to show up for appointments
- Pre-certification is obtained in accordance with insurance requirements
- Administration is notified of problems or significant events
- Safety problems are identified and corrective actions taken
*Other duties may be assigned
Requirements: Familiarity with continuum of care. Equivalent level reading, writing and mathematical skills. Legible handwriting. Outstanding oral communication skills. Ability to concentrate on task in high traffic areas. Familiar with clinical terminology. Ability to deal with crisis and potentially combative patients while maintaining personal and emotional equilibrium. Ability to empathetically relate to people. Ability to maintain information as highly confidential. Be able to meet deadlines. Basic data entry skills required, and preference for basic computer skills. Time management and sound organizational skills. Skills in dealing courteously with the public and individuals within the organization. Knowledgeable of patient rights and laws pertaining to mental health.
Minimum Education: HS Diploma, Associate Degree in Healthcare, Bachelor's degree preferred.
Minimum Work Experience: Previous healthcare experience preferred.
Job Type: Part-time
Required education: High school or equivalent
Required experience: Healthcare: 1 year
- URL: https://www.indeed.com/cmp/Houston-Behavioral-Healthcare-Hospital/jobs/Intake-Coordinator-4bd90fa12b4a1660?sjdu=QwrRXKrqZ3CNX5W-O9jEvaWwQCKvp3nCwpOr5Drjc5gldgl6FENF3f5LtaPemdvyyVdNkcTt4hRkAnX8Tbckwg
- Starts On: July 17, 2017, 11:34 a.m.