Parkwood Behavioral Health Systemhas provided behavioral health and chemical dependency services to the Mid-South region since 1987. We are located in DeSoto County, in the uppermost northwest corner of Mississippi and approximately 7 miles south of Memphis. As treatment options and patient care innovations have continued to become available we strive to provide the highest level of quality care to our patients. At Parkwood, our caring staff focuses on providing compassionate care to meet the needs of individuals, families and communities. We offer a full continuum of care that provides treatment options to meet the individual needs of adults, adolescents and children. Parkwood Behavioral Health System includes a 148-bed inpatient acute and residential care facility, as well as partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs.
Registered Nurse- Assessment and Referral
We are currently seeking a part-time Registered Nurse to work in the Assessment and Referral Department who is responsible for being able to perform all aspects of the intake and admissions process including efficient and effective handling of inquiry calls, knowledge of and communication with referral sources; providing Parkwood Behavioral Health System and program information to individuals, agencies, facilities, and professionals; making outside referrals, when appropriate; assessing triaging an individual's mental health status time; making patient safety and level of care recommendations to the Parkwood Behavioral Health System physician; identifying insurance benefits, pre-certification of patient care; completing all admission requirements; communicating patient safety concerns and pertinent patient information to unit nursing staff and documenting all necessary information in Med Series 4
This opportunity offers the following:
- Challenging and rewarding work environment - Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries - Competitive Compensation - Excellent health benefits to include Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription Drug Plan, Disability and Life Insurance - 401(k) Plan with company match - Generous Paid Time Off and Sick Leave - Perks Discount Program