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ASSESSMENT AND REFERRAL REGISTERED NURSE (RN) - (121053)

Universal Health Services
Rosemead, CA 91770
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  • Job Code
    121053
  • Jobs Rated
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Assessment and ReferralDepartment Seeking a Registered Nurse (RN)

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) knows what it takes to lead, inspire and succeed. One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) owns and operates through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

BHC Alhambra Hospital is a 103 bed facility established in 1924. BHC Alhambra Hospital is a private, fully accredited, full-service acute psychiatric hospital serving children, adolescents and adults.BHC Alhambra Hospital is dedicated to providing quality behavioral health, substance abuse, and eating disorder treatment options for the communities of the San Gabriel Valley, Los Angeles County, and surrounding areas. BHC Alhambra Hospital does not provide emergency services.

The mission of BHC Alhambra Hospital is to develop, implement and manage, in the most ethical and efficient manner, a network of superior behavioral health services with optimal client outcome.

To learn more visit: http://www.bhcalhambra.com/

The Assessment/Referral Department is responsible for assisting individuals access care and triaging all inquiry calls for conversion to admission while delivering excellent customer services customer service and acting as a representative for BHC Alhambra Hospital. Those who work in the Assessment and Referral department function as an extension of the marketing, business development, and business office efforts ofBHC Alhambra Hospital and use their customerservice skills and professionalism to further our relationships with our referral sources on a daily basis.

Key Responsibilities include:

  1. Prompt triage screening of phone calls and faxed clinical and medical data for appropriateness and conversion to admissions.
  2. Brief Medical Screen, Vitals, and Point of Contact Assessment for walk-in individuals without a schedule appointment.
  3. Point of contact assessment for individuals with scheduled appointments.
  4. Clinical presentations to insurance companies for authorization of hospital stay.
  5. Sign-in packets for admissions.
  6. Data entry of calls, admissions, and non-admit assessments.
  7. Printing of labels and face sheets.
  8. Creation of writsbands.
  9. Nurse to nurse report from referral source for admission.
  10. Review of clinically complex cases with Director of Assessment and Referral.
  11. Review of medically complex cases with CEO

Job Requirements

Position Requirements:

Education: Graduate from an accredited program of professional nursing required. Bachelors Degree preferred.

Experience: A minimum of three (3) years experience as a registered nurse in a psychiatric health care facility is preferred.

License: Currently licensed to practice by the State Board of Nursing. Must have a valid drivers license in applicable state.

Additional Requirements: CPR (AED) certification must be obtained prior to the completion of orientation. Successful completion of NCI training including appropriate use of seclusion and restraint within 90 days of employment and must be deemed competent prior to assisting in a restraining process. Must pass a medication administration exam before administering medications.

This opportunity provides the following:

  • Challenging and Rewarding Work Environment
  • Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and Its Subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc.

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Posted: 2020-01-24 Expires: 2020-04-02

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