Responsible for assisting the Director of Admissions in the daily operation of the department. Receive Inquiry calls and assesses client urgency or need for assessment. Completes clinical assessment and admission consents.
HIPAA: Must be knowledgeable of and abide by HIPAA regulations with regard to protected health information as defined by HIPAA and PSI. Uses and / or discloses on a daily basis verbal, written and / or electronic PHI in order to perform job duties, as pertains to (CLIENTS’ FINANCIAL, DEMOGRAPHIC, AND / OR CLINICAL DATA) and / or (EMPLOYEES’ FINANCAL, DEMOGRAPHIC, AND / OR CLINICAL DATA).
Job Specifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified, to perform the primary functions.
Education: Master’s degree in related field or current RN license to work in the state of KY.
Experience: Previous experience in assessments and admissions related procedures.
Knowledge: General knowledge of psychiatric nursing, therapeutic relationships and processes, growth and development, limit setting, and behavior management.
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