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Registered Nurse (RN) Intake - PRN

We Are Hiring

Position: RN – Intake, Behavioral Health

Department: Nursing Administration

Shift: PRN, Rotating

Location: St Vincent's East - Trussville, AL

 

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

As a Behavioral Health Intake RN with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to coordinate patient intake activities and resources.

You will:

  • Evaluate severity of illness for all elective, direct and urgent admissions to determine appropriate level of patient care.
  • Review physician orders for clinical appropriateness / completeness and proper admission status.
  • Coordinate education and development of internal staff and external departments to ensure understanding of intake review and approval process.
  • Conduct complex clinical review for inpatient, outpatient, and ancillary services requests for medical necessity.

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

 

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         

 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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Job ID: 350747
Category: Nursing
Facility: ALBIR St Vincents East
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Birmingham, AL

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