One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
AUSTIN LAKES HOSPITAL is seeking a dynamic and talented ADMISSIONS GENERALIST for the evening shift.
Located in the heart of vibrant Austin, Texas, 58-bed Austin Lakes Hospital offers a continuum of psychiatric services for adults 18 and up with acute mental health needs in a confidential, caring environment that promotes crisis resolution, positive self-awareness, personal growth and problem solving skills. The cornerstone of our treatment rests on exceptional mental health services and clinical excellence. Our continuum of care includes inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services to stabilize symptoms of depression, anxiety and other behavioral health disorders.
ADMISSIONS GENERALIST- FT, 3-11; Mon-Fri.
Key Responsibilities include:
Consistently follows all safety processes, rules, and protocols.
Responds to incoming calls to coordinate referrals/admissions.
Works closely with Admissions Financial Counselor verifying insurance benefits for admits.
Forwards all patient referral medical record information to Admissions staff.
Assures referral material is copied / distributed as required.
Responsible for making sure all inquiries, referrals, and admissions are documented accurately in the computer system and that notes regarding referrals and upcoming admissions are documented on proper forms.
Professionally communicates to callers or walk-ins in the Reception area with questions or requests.
Greets visitors; issue visitor passes.
Assist with distribution of mail / packages coming in after hours and weekends.
Data entry projects, daily census update and copy projects.