Management Business Solutions - Valuing Relationships - Delivering Results

RN Admissions Nurse - Behavior Health

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Location
Portland, OR
Job Type
Direct Hire
Date
Jul 31, 2017
Job ID
2505263
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SUMMARY:
Management Business Solutions is actively seeking a Registered Nurse for a Psychiatric Hospital in Portland, OR. This position is full-time with benefits, for a hospital that specializes in mental health and substance use care that helps the patients take their first step toward recovery. The Psychiatric Hospital provides evidence-based treatments proven to have positive outcomes for patients. The ideal candidate is someone who has experience working in a psychiatric hospital as well as a BSN certification.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Provide support for the inpatient and outpatient services that offer support and compassion through specialty programs that meet the patient’s needs.
  • Oversee the assessment, referral and admission activities during the assigned shift.
  • Help provide telephonic and in person risk assessment as well as crisis intervention.
  • Initial contact with referral sources and potential patients.
  • Coordinate the referral and intake process.
  • Determine the appropriate level of care and maintain all associated communication.
  • Ability to complete pre-certifications.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast pace environment arranging for admission of patients.
  • Initiate calls to physicians and other related tasks as directed by the Case Manager.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor’s Degree with a BSN required.
  • One year of related experience within psychiatric patient care required.
  • At least 2 years of experience with intake assessment activities within mental health preferred.
  • Knowledge of the DSM-IV, DSM V and then Mental Status Exam along with ASAM preferred.
  • Must be able to handle multiple assignments at the same time.
 
 
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