RN- Assessment and Referral in Phoenix, AZ at Haven Behavioral Healthcare

Date Posted: 8/13/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Phoenix, AZ
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/13/2018

Job Description

PRN/On Call- please specify Day or Night Shift availability


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

ADMISSION PROCESS
 Ensure that requests for evaluation are responded to in a timely manner
with a thorough evaluation and appropriate disposition.
 Facilitate direct admissions by coordinating with the Physician, referring
facility, HBSC staff and insurance authorizations.
 Review new and pending admissions daily in order to ensure that clinical,
financial, insurance and administrative information has been accurately
obtained and acted upon.
 Ensure that prior authorizations are obtained for admissions.
 Organize information of patient's current needs and provide a succinct
clinical presentation to admitting physician.
CUSTOMER INTERACTION
 Interact with patients, family members, external entities and internal staff
professionally and respectfully.
 Work collaboratively with all treatment team members to create a treatment
environment that supports the facility’s mission to provide exemplary
patient care and customer service.
 Act to preserve patient and family dignity and safety.
 Provides assessment of patient's current needs sufficient to formulate
recommendation to physician of patient's level of care needs.
 Demonstrates an understanding of the community's continuum of
behavioral health resources.
DOCUMENTATION
 Documentation for medical records and reports is timely, legible, thorough,
and in required format.
 Document as required including inquiry calls, assessments, managed care data, etc.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Must possess current AZ RN licensure. 

Experience with crisis management and the referral, intake and assessment process in an inpatient psychiatric hospital is preferred.  

CPR/CPI Certification or ability obtain. 

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