Ascension Health Intake Coordinator / TN - River Park Hospital / FT Days in McMinnville, Tennessee

Job ID: 202719

Intake Coordinator / TN - River Park Hospital / FT Days

McMinnville, Tennessee


Additional Job Information

Title: Intake Coordinator

City, State: McMinnville,TN

Location: TN - River Park Hospital

Department: Geriatric Psych Nrsng Unit 001

Additional Job Details: FT Days, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Monday - Friday

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Intake Coordinator conducts Interviews and assessments for potential admissions.


  • Provides admissions and intake services to patients and potential patients.

  • Responds to telephone inquiries from persons seeking mental health care or information about mental health-related services.

  • Admits patients to the hospital and registers outpatients with appropriate physician orders.

  • Documents calls and related admission information.

  • Maintains referral/admission log and completes all paperwork for the intake under direct supervision of an RN, if applicable.

  • Conducts community education and training and serves as liaison for referral sources.

  • Works closely with private pay insurance companies to ensure all requirements for admission and reimbursement are met.

  • Effectively implements a Plan of Care for the patient with physician and psychiatrist under the direct supervision of an RN, if applicable.

  • Contribute to Mission effectiveness by promoting the spirit embodied within the Mission Statement:Service to the Poor - support the cause of those who lack resources for a reasonable quality of life;Reverence - respect and compassion for the dignity and diversity of life;Integrity - inspiring trust through personal leadership;Wisdom - integrating excellence and stewardship;Creativity - courageous innovation;Dedication - affirming hope and joy in our ministry.



  • Diploma

  • Graduate of an accredited LPN program required; BSN or MSW preferred

Work Experience:

  • One year of experience in the geriatric psychiatric field, preferably in a hospital setting, required.

How To Apply

If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension candidate care at 1-855-778-6037 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. CST Monday through Friday.

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