RN, Intake Assessor
Department: Behavioral Medicine Unit
Schedule: Full Time
The RN, Intake Assessor is responsible for the assessment/screening/referral and utilization review functions requiring Behavioral Medicine Service for the Ashtabula County Medical Center Behavioral Medicine Service line. Performs initial screenings and interventions for patients/potential patients requiring Behavioral Medicine services. Provides limited case management services to insure movement between service elements. Verifies, pre-certifies and secures authorization for all services prior to service provision. Establishes ongoing relationships with insures while providing initial and concurrent reviews for admission/continued stay. Relates acquired information from insurers to physicians and treatment team members. Initiates appropriate appeals process when denials occur with insurers.
BSN prepared, Registered Nurse, (licensed in the state of OH) in health care profession. 2 years Mental Health experience preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with various treatment modalities for children, adolescents, adults, gero-psychiatric and chemically dependent populations
Behavioral medicine experience. Two years' experience in an inpatient setting preferred.
BSN Licensed in the State of OH. BLS certified. Crisis Intervention, CPI within six month of hiring.Company Description
Ashtabula County Medical Center (ACMC) is a private, not-for-profit, community-oriented medical center that provides the best possible medical care through all phases of life to those seeking help. The Ashtabula County Medical Center health care team is committed to preserving the human rights and dignity of those who receive our care and those who provide it.
ACMC has been recognized as one of Ohio's Top Places to Work for six consecutive years!