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INTAKE COUNSELOR, Night Shift - (25666)

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INTAKE COUNSELOR, Night Shift - (25666)

Facility Name
Three Rivers Behavioral Health
WEST COLUMBIA, SC 29169 US (Primary)
Career Area
Behavioral Health - Counselor
Job Description

At Three Rivers Behavioral Health, a 122 bed facility located in West Columbia, SC, we never forget that patients are people -- people with potential, who can have better relationships and live more productive lives.  For those who seek a secure environment, healing, hope, treatment, and recovery, Three Rivers is the first place for a second chance.  Three Rivers provides psychiatric, detoxification/ rehabilitation, and dual diagnosis treatment through inpatient services for adolescents, adults and senior adults.  Our outpatient services include a Partial Hospitalization Program offering psychiatric day treatment for adults and seniors and an Adult Chemical Dependency Intensive Outpatient Treatment Program offering day and evening sessions.

The Intake Counselor serves as the first point of contact for referral sources and potential patients to schedule assessments and/or admissions. 

•Thoroughly assesses and completes the assessment tool for all clients as required by Three Rivers Behavioral Health.

•Assist clients in being admitted or referred out to the service or resource to best address their needs.

•Documenting findings, recommendations and outcome.

•Triage, insurance precertification, computer entry and data analysis & clinical documentation.

•Flexible hours/schedule available.

Benefit Highlights:

•Challenging and rewarding work environment

•Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries

•Competitive Compensation

•Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan

•401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan

•Generous Paid Time Off


Job Requirements

Job Requirements

•Associate or Bachelors in Nursing and current SC RN License OR a Masters degree in Psychology, Counseling or Social Work.

•Prior intake, assessment, admission and crisis intervention experience with a psychiatric mental health population, preferably in an inpatient setting.

•Prefer knowledge of hospital admission functions, psychological assessment and risk assessment, psychiatric diagnoses symptomology, basic chemical dependency, age specific growth and development and crisis and behavior management.

•Excellent communication skills.

•Understanding of EMTALA guidelines, HIPAA regulations, and third-party payer knowledge preferred.

Posted: 2018-10-16 Expires: 2018-11-14

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