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UR COORDINATOR/ADMISSIONS - (124037)

Universal Health Services
Atlanta, GA 30303
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    124037

Laurel Heights Hospital is an intensive psychiatric residential treatment facility for children and adolescents. We are seeking Utilization Review (UR) Coordinator/Admissions with INTAKE EXPERIENCEiin a hospital/psychiatric setting, prefer experience with children and adolescents Autism or other neurodevelopmental disabilities, including those who are moderately to severely affected by Autism. Candidate should have a basic knowledge of child growth and development, mental health and developmental disorders. EOE.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATION AT ENTRY:

College graduate in related field preferably college level reading, writing, and math skills; excellent telephone usage skills and strong verbal skills; knowledge of health care service delivery systems and third party reimbursement; understanding of admission and discharge function; familiarity with medical terminology, diagnostic terms and treatment modalities; knowledge of medical record keeping; strong interpersonal, organizational, evaluative, and time management skills; policy interpretation skills; familiarity with applicable standards and regulations; flexibility; attention to detail; able to comprehend psychiatric evaluations, consults, lab results, etc.; responsiveness to deadlines; assertiveness, persistence, and persuasiveness; able to work with minimal direction or supervision.

LEVEL OF READING AND WRITING REQUIRED FOR JOB:

Reading and writing consistent with College level. Must have advanced knowledge of medical terminology.

MACHINES, TOOLS, AND EQUIPMENT USED ON THE JOB:

Computer Telephone Audio-visual equipment Copy Machine Television, VCR Radio/Nextel Calculator Various kinds of office supplies (pens, pencils, markers, tape dispensers, staplers, etc.)

PHYSICAL AND MENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

Ability to exercise self-control in potentially volatile situations such as being verbally or physically confronted in a threatening or aggressive manner; must be able to work and concentrate amidst distractions such as noise, conversation and foot traffic; ability to handle interruptions often and be able to move from one task to another; must be flexible and not easily frustrated in dealing with differences of opinions.

Ability to stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, reach, stand, walk, push, pull, lift, grasp, and be able to perceive the attributes of objects such as size, shape, temperature, and/or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of the fingertips. Ability to express and exchange ideas via spoken word during activities in which they must convey detail or important spoken instructions to others accurately, sometimes quickly and loudly. Hearing to perceive the nature of sound with no less than 40 LB loss @ Hz, 1000 Hz, and 2000 Hz with or without correction; ability to perceive detailed information through oral communication and to make fine discriminations in sound. Perform repetitive motions with wrists, hands and fingers.

Individual must be able to exert up to 100 pounds of force occasionally and to be able to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Work requires a minimum standard of visual acuity with or without correction that will enable people in the role to complete administrative and clerical tasks and visually observe patients on the unit and in therapeutic activities. While worker may possibly be subjected to temperature changes, the worker is generally not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions as the work is predominantly inside.

VISUAL ACUITY (MACHINE OPERATORS, INSPECTIONM CLOSE ASSEMBLY, CLERICAL, ADMINISTRATIVE):

This is a minimum standard for use with those whose work deals largely with preparing and analyzing data and figures, accounting, transcription, computer terminal, excessive reading, visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, operation of machines (including inspect), using measurement devices, assembly or fabrication of parts at distances close to the eyes.

PHYSICAL SURROUNDINGS AND HAZARDS:

The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as is typical office or administrative work).

Posted: 2020-02-13 Expires: 2020-04-02

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Universal Health Services
Atlanta, GA 30303

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