Hospital Admissions Coordinator - PRN
at KVC Health Systems

Date Posted: 6/15/2019

Job Description

The Hospital Admissions Coordinator assists with the coordination of intakes and assessments for short term hospitalization of clients. The job is fast paced and requires accuracy and attention to detail. The Coordinator will be part of the KVC Admissions Department, part of the treatment team, and may be a primary contact with the health plan.  The Coordinator will have contact with physicians, nurses and UR to ensure timely, accurate and complete assessments are performed on children and youth, and making appropriate referrals for placement and services based on the assessment. Will be responsible for completing intake and assessment documentation with new patients and their families. Must possess outstanding customer service skills. All employees must be at least 21 years of age.

These are PRN positions. One can expect to work one or two weekends per month, or overnight. Pay rate starts at $14 per hour depending on experience.

Education:

Associates degree and one year experience in a human services field required. Bachelors Degree in a human service field (i.e. Social Work, Education, Sociology, Psychology, Counseling, Human Relations) preferred.

Licensure/Certification:

Valid driver’s license and auto insurance

Experience:

Experience working with economically disadvantaged, vulnerable or at risk youth and/or young adults. Prefer a minimum of two years of experience that is directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Each year, we touch the lives of more than 60,000 children and families.

Since our origin in 1970, KVC Health Systems Inc., (KVC) has grown to become a national presence in the field of human services. As a nonprofit corporation and parent company to six subsidiaries, we provide medical and behavioral health care, social services and education to children and families. Currently, we are looking for dedicated and dynamic professionals interested in making a difference to join our team.

At KVC, we are committed to using family-centered, culturally-informed and evidence-based practices to heal children and their families. While we currently provide care to children and families in five states, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska and West Virginia; each has its own unique set of service offerings. Our vision is to provide leadership in behavioral healthcare, social services and professional education through the provision of service delivery models with proven quality and fiscal accountability. We're proud to offer one of the most extensive networks of child and family services, including foster family care, adoption services, in-home family therapy, outpatient behavioral healthcare, children's psychiatric hospitals, and training and education.

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