Company: Northlake Behavioral Health System
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Northlake Behavioral Health System - Position Summary: The
Admissions Coordinator screens patient referral information
received from emergency rooms and other community partners for
appropriateness for admission. Accepts and denies referral packets
for final review/approval by admitting physician. This job
description reflects management's assignment of essential
functions: scheduling the staff, reports, training, monitoring and
evaliation of employees performance.
Education: Bachelor/Associate Degree in nursing, - at least 2 years
of experience of working with the population served preferred. Must
have basic knowledge of medical terminology and diagnostic related
H.S. Diploma or GED and a minimum of three (2) years working with
psychiatric or emotionally disturbed youth or adults may be
substituted for BS/Asociate degree.
Competency: Position and Age-Related
Licensure/Certification: - RN, LPN, CPR/CPI certification
Ability to stoop, lift, finger - for example pick, pinch, or type
and grasp, ability to clearly and concisely express and exchange
ideas via spoken word conveying detailed information to others
accurately and on occasion quickly. Ability to perceive the nature
of sounds with no less than a 40 db loss @ Hz, 1000 Hz and 2000 Hz
with or without correction; ability to receive detailed information
through oral communication, and to make fine discrimination in
sound. Exerting up to 10 to 1 pounds of force occasionally and/or a
negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry,
push, pull or otherwise move objects. Ability to inspect and
analyze figures, accounting items, written materials, newsprint,
computer terminal characters, transcription and other similar
objects at distances generally close to the eyes. This is a minimum
standard based on the criteria of accuracy and neatness of work.
The worker is subject to inside environmental conditions:
Protection from weather conditions -but not necessarily from
temperature changes. Although inside work is the rule, it is
required that the individual can travel.
Keywords: Northlake Behavioral Health System, New Orleans , Admissions Coordinator, Other , Mandeville, Louisiana
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