Laurel Heights Hospital located in Atlanta Georgia has a Full-time ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR (3:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.) opportunity. Laurel Heights Hospital is an intensive Residential Treatment/Acute and Autism Spectrum Disorders Program for children and adolescents. We serve and treat severe and complex psychiatric and behavioral difficulties and co-occurring psychiatric issues. We provide a caring, therapeutic setting with various therapeutic modalities and applied behavior analysis services. EOE.
Masters Degree in related field; excellent telephone usage skills and strong verbal skills; knowledge of health care services delivery systems and third party reimbursements; understanding of admission and discharge functions; familiarity with medical terminology, diagnostic terminology, diagnostic terms and treatment modalities; knowledge of medical record keeping; strong interpersonal, organizational, evaluative, and time management skills; familiarity with applicable standards and regulations; flexibility; attention to detail; able to comprehend psychiatric evaluations, consults, labs results, etc.; responsiveness to deadlines; assertiveness. persistence, and persuasiveness; able to work with minimal supervision. EOE.