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PRN RN - Crisis Assessment Specialist - (96090)

Universal Health Services
Huntington, WV 25701
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  • Job Code
    96090
  • Jobs Rated
    118th

River Park Hospital, a 165-bed facility and a leader in behavioral health care, located in Huntington, WV has an opening fora PRN RN Crisis Assessment Specialist. The schedule for this position isSunday = Day Shift and Monday - Thursday = Evening Shifts. There is a sign-on/retention bonus associated with this position. After 90 days of successful employment, there is a $2,000 bonus. After 9 months of successful employment, there is a $2,000 bonus and another $2,000 bonus after 15 months of successful employment. After 2 years, there is$3,000 bonus.

Huntington is the second largest city in WV and sits on the scenic Ohio River. It is home to Marshall University and was just recently named Americas Best Community. Snow skiing, white water rafting, zip lining, water skiing, boating, fishing, ATV riding, and hiking are some of the activities enjoyed by those who live there.

Huntington is referred to as part of the Tri-State area (WV, KY, OH) and is close to many major cities that are just a few hours away and make a great weekend get-a-way including Lexington & Louisville, KY, Nashville, TN, Charlotte, NC, Pittsburgh, PA, and Cincinnati & Columbus, OH. For the nature lovers, there are 34 state parks in West Virginia, many with lodges and cabins available.

Inexpensive direct flights are provided by Allegiant Air to Myrtle Beach, SC, Tampa/Clearwater, FL, Orlando, FL, Sarasota, FL, and Ft. Lauderdale, FL.

Essential Core Functions:

  • Answers/processes referral calls.
  • Completes triage/admission assessments.
  • Admission of patients, including precertification.
  • Provides information about community services for patients who do not meet admission criteria.
  • Provides back-up for receptionist and other staff as needed.

Job Requirements

Job Specifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
  • Valid West Virginia RN licenseprefertwo yearsexperience in a mental health setting

Knowledge, skills, and abilities required:

  • Good oral communication skills.
  • Clinical/assessment skills.
  • Ability to effectively handle referral calls.
  • Knowledge of community resources.
  • Ability to define problems, collect information, draw valid conclusions.
  • Computer skills.
  • Customer service skills.
  • Ability to work with staff and physicians.

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-02-19

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