BWH Intake Coordinator- Evenings, Awake Overnights and Weekends
Description: Complete triage, assessments and intakes, verify insurance benefits and obtain authorizations, communicate with all departments to facilitate admissions. The hours for these positions vary and are typically evening, awake overnights and weekends; incumbent must also be flexible to assist with other shifts including days during scheduled vacations.
Bournewood Health Systems is dedicated to providing quality, evidence-based and person-centered treatment for people with mental health and substance use conditions in a safe and respectful environment in partnership with the individuals and families we serve, focusing on support, hope and recovery.
Bournewood is committed to a philosophy and an environment of care in which we treat people with dignity, respect and mutuality; protect their rights; provide the best care possible; support them in returning to their natural communities; and include patients and families as partners in their treatment. Our philosophy stands for providing a safe and therapeutic environment for patients, families and staff in which restraint and seclusion are prevented through the use of a range of resources and tools. All Bournewood employees are educated in and support this philosophy. All candidates must be able and willing to promote the values of trauma-informed and patient-centered care.
Start Date: ASAP
Openings: full-time 32-40 hrs/wk; part-time 16-24 hrs/wk; or per diem
Qualifications: Candidates must have strong organizational and interpersonal skills, and the ability to multitask in a fast paced environment. You must have one year experience working in mental health setting, or in a hospital admissions department. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to triage and assess prospective clients, and proficient computer skills. A degree is Human Services is preferred.
Location: Brookline, MA