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Behavioral Health Admission and Referral Specialist - OSF012367

Hours per week: 32.0
Status (Benefits): Full-Time
Work Schedule: M-F, every other weekend; 10a-6:30p
Location: 530 NE Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, IL, United States

530 NE Glen Oak Ave, Peoria, IL, United States

Job Description

Description

The Behavioral Health Admission and Referral Specialist will coordinate program referrals to insure efficient throughput of patients and quality care. They will provide consistent communication and collaboration with referral sources to insure appropriate utilization of behavioral health services. This individual will provide thorough discharge planning to enhance and maintain continuity of care. They will gather needed departmental data. They will be responsible for the collaboration and communication with internal and external referral sources to insure appropriate utilization and continuity of care.

Qualifications

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

Must obtain one of the following:

 Bachelor’s degree in psychology or related field with a 1 year behavioral health experience

 High school diploma with 6 years’ experience in behavioral health

 

 

1 year of experience with computer-based programs (spreadsheets, databases, etc.)

 

 

Interpersonal skills necessary to communicate effectively with others. Required to demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development as well as physical, emotional, and psycho-social needs of the patient population served.

 

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

1 year working in an inpatient, partial hospitalization program, or outpatient program.

 

 

 

EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled

Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.

 

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Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.

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