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Universal Health Services
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Deltek Talent Management - INTAKE COUNSELOR (DEGREED) - (5537)

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Facility Name
The Meadows Psychiatric Center
CENTRE HALL, PA 16828 US (Primary)
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Job Description

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.  Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.


The Meadows is the leading behavioral health treatment facility in Central PA.  The Meadows is located on a beautiful 52-acre campus, minutes outside State College in Central Pennsylvania.  As an integrated behavioral health care delivery system, The Meadows provides comprehensive services to children, adolescents, adults and older adults.  Treatment is based on age appropriate care. The Meadows is licensed by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Human Services and is also accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC). 


The Meadows is seeking a dynamic and talented Intake Assessment Counselor to join our Assessment & Referral Center team. 


Job Responsibilities:

Under the administrative supervision of The Director of Assessment & Referral, the Intake Assessment Counselor is responsible for the triage and follow up of telephone inquiries and face to face assessments.  Counselors demonstrate level of care coordination, evaluate patient vital signs, and contact and obtain authorizations with insurance companies.  This is a full-time position working primarily overnight shift with rotating weekends  and holidays required.

This opportunity provides the following:

The Meadows is a dynamic and rewarding work environment

Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries

Generous Paid Time Off

Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan

401k plan with company match 



Job Requirements

The position of Intake Assessment Counselor requires:

Bachelor's Degree in a Human Services Field

A minimum of one year of Mental Health Care experience

Knowledge of Mental Health Procedures Act, Child Abuse Reporting, Community Resources and other related programs or services

Ability to work overnight shifts with rotating weekends

Excellent communication skills, including telephone/interview skills


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