Abbeville, LA 70510
Salary: $14.00 to $30.00 /hour
I. Position Summary: The Intake Coordinator will effectively maintain outside inquiry systems seeking admission services. He/she must organize and supervise the overall admission system and act as a internal liaison between key hospital departments, the hospitalist on call, and the psychiatry provider on call. The Intake Coordinator is expected to document and analyze data from admission, inquiry, and assessment systems to determine effectiveness. He/she will collaborate with administration and psychiatric providers for effective external community outreach and professional relations activities.
II. Position Requirements:
A. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Registered Nursing licensure in State of Louisiana.
B. Education: Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing with a BSN degree preferred; or an ASN Degree with knowledge and skills normally associated with a BSN degree in nursing.
C. Experience: A minimum of three years clinical experience with demonstrated administrative and supervisory ability.
1. Utilize effective leadership qualities.
2. Demonstrates skills in decision-making process.
3. Demonstrates knowledge of legal aspect of nursing practice and procedures.
4. Demonstrates knowledge of nursing process.
D. Minimum Formal Training: ACLS and PALS certification required. 2 years Psychiatric/mental health experience.