Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people – our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to “Always Do The Right Thing!”
The Admission Clinician Hampstead actively responds to all admission inquiries from both individual and professional sources. This position educates prospective patients, their families and community-based practitioners to hospital treatment programs and services, and admission criteria for inpatient level of care. The Admission Clinician performs Level of Care Evaluations and ensures insurance authorization or alternative payment for services is in a place prior to patient admission. This position works collaboratively with medical, clinical, and unit-based staff to review and schedule new patient admissions when feasible and works closely with community-based referral sources to ensure all necessary referral information and documentation is provided.
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