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RN, Admission Consultant - PRN Fri;Sat;Sun;Mon evenings

Universal Health Services

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RN, Admission Consultant - PRN Fri;Sat;Sun;Mon evenings

Job Code:  228305
Facility: Wekiva Springs Treatment Center
Location: JACKSONVILLE, FL US Southeast
Region: Southeast
Travel Involved: None
Job Type: Per Diem
Job Level:  Experienced (Non-Manager)
Minimum Education Required: Associate Degree 
Skills: Health Care -> Behavioral Health, RN
Category: Allied Health,Healthcare - Rehabilitation,Nursing
FTE: .01
Position Summary:

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion

Wekiva Springs Center is a 120-bed acute behavioral health hospital providing quality care in a gender-specific program for men and women for behavioral health, substance abuse and working with the older adult popular. We provide treatment in a warm and caring atmosphere and we are located near I-95 and J Turner Butler in Southside area. Job duties included the following:

Conducts a medical assessment on all designated incoming admissions

Acts as liaison with referring facilities and obtains necessary medical information

Triage potential admissions for medical exclusionary issues

Coordinate medical clearance with the physician on-call or make arrangements to the nearest emergency room

Completes all medically required admissions forms

Compiles and establishes a new medical record for newly admitted patients

Contacts the designated physician and obtains admitting orders

Communicates admission information to the designated charge nurse on the designated unit

Coordinates admissions with Admissions Department

Conducts assessments on new patients when needed

Communicates admissions to the appropriate parties. 

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Qualified candidates should have the following:

*  Must have a valid Florida Nursing License as a Registered Nurse

* Must have at least 2 years Nursing experience with some experience regarding Admissions or Intake processes

* Prefer at least 1-year Psychiatric Nursing experience

* Must be able to manuever throughout the hospital

* Must be able to communicate well with other hospitals, physicians, family members, patients and co-workers

* Must be able to document in a patient admitting records

* Must have good critical thinking and organizational skills

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