El Dorado – Tucson, AZ
Cornerstone Healthcare Group
Cornerstone Healthcare Group, based in Dallas, Texas, was founded in 1990 and provides excellent healthcare services to our patients, residents and their families.
Our employees make a difference, join us so you can too! We pride ourselves on our quality of care, responsive service, and commitment to excellence. We treat each employee, patient and resident like we would a member of our own family, and measure our success by the direct impact we have on improving the quality of life for our employees, patients and residents.
The Admissions Specialist is responsible for supporting the therapeutic milieu under the direction of the RN or LPN/LVN, by ensuring that the schedule /program is consistently delivered, patients are supervised, that safety is maintained, and patients and families are treated with dignity and respect. Responsibilities also include assisting patients with activities of daily living care and crisis intervention.
Ability to project a professional image
Knowledge of regulatory standards and compliance requirements and hospital policies and procedures
Working knowledge and ability to apply professional and ethical standards of practice in job situations
Strong organizational and analytical skills
Must demonstrate flexibility to meet the needs of all patients
Working knowledge of computer and software applications used in job functions (order entry, data entry)
Education and/or Experience:
High school diploma
Previous experience in a Psychiatric health care facility or working with geriatric patients preferred
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Certificate from an accredited Nurse Technician program or nursing assistant training preferred
CPR certification and de-escalation training required prior to any patient contact and must be maintained throughout employment