Organization: Cascade Behavioral Health
Location: Tukwila, WA
Date Job Posted: January 21, 2020
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At Cascade Behavioral Hospital we believe that "Every crisis is an opportunity" Come work for us and see for yourself! We have immediate openings for Admissions Specialists. The Admissions Specialist assists prospective patients and referral sources with assessing and admitting patients into the appropriate inpatient program. The specialist will respond to prospective patients and referral sources by providing psychological assessments and/or appropriate treatment options. The Admissions Specialist may also be required to provide managed care entities with clinical information regarding patient psychiatric hospitalization. Responsibilities include coordinating with internal and external customers and referral sources.
Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science, Social Work, Vocational Rehabilitation, Sociology, Public Administration, or a related field; in some states, may also be a registered nurse, in which case, an Associate's degree in nursing may be the minimum educational requirement. For states in which a therapist may act in this role, a master's degree in a therapeutic field required. Minimum one year experience working with individuals in a clinical or observational capacity, preferably within the area of specialty for the hiring facility.
Licensure, as required for the area of clinical specialty, i.e., RN license, CAC or other clinical counseling or therapy license, as designated by the state in which the facility operates.
First Aid, CPR, de-escalation and restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility).
Apply online at www.cascadebh.com