Admission / Intake Counselor

Westborough Behavioral Healthcare Hospital Westborough , MA 01581

Posted 1 week ago





We are expanding our units and we need caring Health Care Professionals immediately!



Westborough Behavioral Healthcare Hospital (WBHH) provides psychiatric stabilization and dual diagnosis treatments for Children, Adolescents and Adult populations in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Our goal is to ensure patients and their loved ones feel comfortable and are well informed regarding treatment options.

Our state-of-the-art facility is conveniently located in Westborough near the intersection of Route 495 and Route 9. The hospital operates 24/7 with multiple shifts available.

This is a full-time position, Second shift, Sunday - Thursday


  • Handles all referrals for services, schedules assessments, and/or refers patients to appropriate community resources.
  • Completes level of care assessments for clients seeking inpatient and outpatient mental health and detox services.
  • Admits new patients to the hospital
  • Completes pre-certification with insurance companies to authorize patients' hospitalization
  • Works with nursing, medical, and other disciplines to coordinate care for patients


  • Masters degree in social work, counseling or closely related field required.
  • Strong working knowledge of DSM-V criteria, community resources, assessment and crisis intervention.
  • Experience in a behavioral healthcare hospital setting is a plus.
  • Must be 21 years old.
  • Able to pass background; employment pre-screening drug test, background test and reference check.


Eligible employees receive a generous benefits package including holiday premium pay, shift differentials, health, dental and vision coverage, 401(K) plan, health & dependent Flexible Spending accounts, generous paid time off, company paid life, short-term and long-term disability coverage, and an employee referral bonus plan.

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