Ability to work effectively with children and adolescents. Understand, monitor and ensure compliance with State and Federal regulations and all entities of accreditation.
Timely, thorough and accurate interpretation of patient related information as related to functional performance.
Effective oral, written, and interpersonal skills are required to communicate and interact with patients, families, physicians, hospital staff, and the public.
Thorough understanding of and willingness to work within established practice standards and licensing limitations. Interpret mission, policies and critical events. Effectively communicate those interpretations to staffa and foster a climate that promotes continuous improvement and excellence in client care.
Clear, concise and timely documentation skills.
Must have interpersonal skill sets to work with patients, families, physicians, and staff. Must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with frequent interruptions.
Good knowledge of hospital operations, nursing operations, principles of risk identification, assessment, and utilization review.
Excellent organizational and time management skills are required to comply with complex schedules and fluctuations in census.
Ability to work in behavioral health environment and observe the standards of care needed for patients