Peachford Hospital is searching for an experienced Admissions Representative (Patient Registration) for our busy Intake Department.
What Role Will You Play?
The Admissions Representative (Patient Registration) will facilitate the orderly admission of patients to Peachford Hospital, balancing the patient's comfort and ease with the organizations operating needs and financial goals.. A smile and a friendly attitude will help make you successful in this role as you interact with co-workers, patients and others. Ensuring your duties are completed successfully and timely are also important in this role.
What Will You Get To Do?
Admissions Representatives are responsible for completing the following duties and tasks:
Admission process: Obtain patient and other required signatures on voluntary admission or commitment papers. Obtain signatures for all admission paperwork including release of information. Obtain copies of patient ID and insurance cards. Take patient picture and upload into the TIER system. Complete labels and wrist bands. Bring copies of the face sheet to the unit to be placed in the physical chart.
Quality Audits: Review and update documentation put into TIER by the Assessment counselors pertaining to patient insurance, demographics, or financial counseling notes. QA all admission information to ensure accuracy.
Phone Calls: Serve as back-up in responding to telephone and face-to-face inquiries seeking mental health care or information about mental health related services.
Patient Safety: Ensure the safe entrance into the Assessment Center by utilizing the portable metal detector to scan all patients and accompanying friends/family and securing all belongings. Monitor patients at intervals per policy. Safely escort admitted patients to the Nursing Unit and handoff to nursing staff.
What Does Peachford Require for this Role?
A high school diploma or GED is required for this role. Proficiency in operation of computer equipment is preferred.
Wait! There's More....
Peachford Hospital offers full time employees a comprehensive benefits package including:
Health, Dental and Vision Plans
401k Retirement Plan with company match
Short Term and Long Term Disability
23-days of Paid Time Off
What Happens Next?
After you apply online and submit your resume, a member of our recruiting team will review your qualifications and experience. If we are interested in scheduling an interview, someone will give a you call. You may log back on to this website to check the status of your application at any time.
Peachford Hospital: Bringing Life Into Balance.
Peachford Hospital is the Southeast's premiere behavioral health and addictive disease treatment facility and has been providing compassionate care to children, adolescents, adults and seniors since 1973. Located in the beautiful Dunwoody neighborhood of Atlanta, Peachford offers inpatient acute care, as well as partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs.
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