Peachford Hospital is seeking a dynamic and talented Admissions Representative (Patient Registration).
Located in the beautiful Dunwoody neighborhood of Atlanta, Peachford features individual units for children, adolescents, adults and seniors, serving residents of Georgia and beyond. We offer inpatient acute care, as well as partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs. (www.peachford.com)
The Admissions Representative (Patient Registration) will facilitate the orderly admission of patients to Peachford Hospital, balancing the patientâ€™s comfort and ease with the organizations operating needs and financial goals.
Key Responsibilities of Admissions Representative (Patient Registration)Â include:
Conduct admissions in compliance with applicable standards, regulations and hospital protocol.
Supervise and assign areas of responsibility for RNs, LPNs and MHAs and unit secretaries during shift.
Collect and analyze data regarding the patientâ€™s physical, psychosocial, environmental, self-care, educational, and anticipated discharge planning needs.
Determine patientsâ€™ alcohol or drug toxicity and identify signs of withdrawal.
Develop a comprehensive outline of care and specific goals and interventions to be included in treatment planning.
Administer medications in a safe, accurate, and timely manner utilizing the â€œFive Rightsâ€� of medication administration.
Monitor patients following nursing unit policies and procedures.
Communicate changes in patientâ€™s status (legal, psychiatric, physical) with attending physician.
Inform incoming shift of any changes or problems with patients to promote continuity of care.
Serve as back-up/relief House Supervisor for the facility.
Participate in hospital emergency codes necessary to the unitâ€™s and the hospitalâ€™s safe operation
Review patientsâ€™ records for accuracy and ensure that treatment plan and progress notes clearly reflect progress of patient and family.
Comply with safety and security policies and procedures, including those regarding incidents and injuries.
This Admissions Representative (Patient Registration) opportunity provides the following:
Peachford Hospital is a Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and development opportunities within *UHS and its subsidiaries
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