Central Access Specialist / Full-Time / Days / M-F
Company: Chestnut Health Systems
Posted on: November 16, 2021
Chestnut Health Systems is seeking a full-time Central Access
Specialist to work Monday through Friday for our Bloomington, IL
Chestnut Health Systems is a leading provider of behavioral and
primary health care services. Over four decades, Chestnut has grown
to over 700 committed, compassionate employees providing substance
use, mental health and primary care treatment to patients in
Central and Southern Illinois. We provide fully integrated care for
all of our patients by combining behavioral health care services
with our community-based primary care health centers. Chestnut also
conducts research and training throughout the U.S.A.
**Please note to be considered for a position you must attach a
resume, complete the application, and answer all screening
Answer incoming calls promptly, professionally and in a recovery
oriented manner, using trauma informed care principles to make the
person feel at ease and supported.
Screen consumers or potential consumers in person and by telephone
to obtain demographic information.
Complete a clinical screening to generate billable services when
Complete appropriate scheduling, linkages and referrals based on
the initial screening.
Must have a minimum of a high school diploma with five (5) years'
experience working in the area of admissions, scheduling or
screening potential intakes for services.
Or a bachelor's degree in a helping profession or related
Excellent telephone skills required with the ability to handle a
high volume of calls.
Position requires the ability to communicate effectively with
employees, consumers and potential consumers, support systems, and
other community contacts.
Must demonstrate effective problem solving skills with the ability
to use sound judgment.
Must demonstrate the ability to respond and communicate effectively
and calmly with conflict-related or emotional situations.
Good keyboarding skills required including preferred data entry
experience into a variety of databases including an electronic
health record (EHR) or electronic billing system.
General knowledge of standard office procedures and use of office
equipment (i.e., filing, including electronic, basic word
processing, and the ability to operate copier, fax, and scanning
Satisfactory completion of Chestnut's background checking
This full-time position includes an excellent compensation and
benefits package including health, dental, life, and disability
insurance, a retirement savings plan with company match, generous
paid time off benefits, and more.
***For additional information and inquiries text "Chestnut" to
Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with
EOE - Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled
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