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Assessment Nurse - Psychiatric Services - RN

HCA Healthcare
Chattanooga, TN 37402


SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Part-time


Parkridge Valley Hospital- Chattanooga, TN

Admissions and Assessment Intake Coordinator Nurse-Children and Adolescent

Part-time Nights

Member of the TriStarDivision of HCA


Our Mission- Above all else,we’re committed to the care and improvement of human life.

For us, it's all about people. Here at HCA, you willfind that caring extends to our patients, employees, and the communities weserve. It is demonstrated by industry leading patient satisfaction scores, definedpathways for your personal and professional growth, and the impact of the over30,000 volunteer hours we provide annually. Our dedication has led to awards ofrecognition including being named a World’s Most Admired Company byFortune Magazine. 

Are you looking for an employerwith many different career options and a people-focused culture? You’ve come tothe right place. HCA at aglance

A few of the benefits we provideyou:

  • Industry Leading Clinical Training and Professional Academy- Emerging Leaders
  • Tuition Reimbursement and Student Loan Forgiveness Programs
  • 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • New Extended Family Leave
  • Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Hundreds of consumer discounts
  • Financial Fitness Program with a Certified Financial Planner
About this opportunity:

Parkridge Valley offers the most comprehensive mental health and chemical dependency services in the region. With programs available for children, adolescents and adults, services are provided with a variety of treatment options to best accommodate the individual patient- from inpatient care, to partial hospitalization to intensive outpatient care.  We serve two campuses housing Child and Adolescents with 108 beds and Adults and Geriatrics with 124 beds. 

Learn more about Parkridge Valley Psychiatric Hospital today!!


Job Duties:
  • The IntakeCoordinator will respond to calls for psychiatry services respondingappropriately to the identified needs of the caller and patient. 
  • Prioritizespatient calls based on the level of need of the patient.
  • Coordinatesactivities with Respond Department and Respond Director to assure accuraterecord keeping and efficient patient flow. 
  • Ensures EMTALAcompliance at all times and reports any concerns to the Respond Directorimmediately.
  • Coordinatescommunication related to all assessment and admission activities, ensures rapidthroughput for the emergency department, requests additional resources whenneeded based on volume, and works with multidisciplinary team to move patientsto disposition quickly.
  • Responds to callsin a timely and thorough manner, and verifies RN/SSR in Respond completes atimely assessment
  • Workscollaboratively with Senior Leadership team to provide data and to assure accurateresponse data management
  • Provides ongoingeducation, resources and support to patients and families as needed.
  • Coordinates andparticipates with appropriate interested parties and physicians through thepatient response inquiry, and admission process
  • Models and trainsother behavioral health team members on managing and tracking inquiry calls.
  • Tracks andreports on all key indicators related to calls, assessment, and admissions.
  • Ensures patientrights and confidentiality are maintained. 
  • Ability to remaincalm during crisis situations

You are encouraged toapply today!


  • Active and clear RN License (required)
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support  (BLS) Health Care Provider (required within 90 days of hire)
  • Psychiatric or Behavioral Health Services experience STRONGLY preferred
  • Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) (required within 30 days of employment) 

Apply today to avoid any delays!!  

We are Parkridge Valley!



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Posted: 2019-12-03 Expires: 2020-01-02

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