Come join our team as an Intake Coordinator at River Place Behavioral Health! If you are passionate and dedicated to making a difference in the lives of those in need through compassionate therapeutic practices while working in a team environment that supports learning and growth, this position is right for you!
River Place Behavioral Health Hospital, a service of Ochsner Health System, is an 82 bed state of the art hospital located in Laplace, Louisiana.
As an Intake Coordinator at River Place you will participate in the development and implementation of patients' treatment plan by:
-Reviewing prospective admissions against approved admission criteria, policies and procedures.
-Initiating contact to gather required clinical and demographic data from patient and other sources.
-Responding promptly to inquiry calls.
-Conducting pre-admission assessments.
-Assisting prospective patients and significant others in seeking treatment.
-Referring inquiries to other agencies and community resources when not appropriate for facility assistance or admission.
-Coordinating with referral sources.
-Coordinating transportation arrangements for patients.
-Maintaining efficient, positive customer service attitude towards patients, their families and co-workers while being responsive to customer needs.
One of the most rewarding aspects of working as an Intake Coordinator is supporting the care, comfort, and security to patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times while having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career!