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Admissions Coordinator

Riverside Healthcare

Hampton, VA 23666
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Riverside Behavioral Health Center in Hampton, Virginia is currently seeking a full-time Admissions Coordinator.


This position must demonstrate by education and/or training a background in the assessment of adolescents and adults seeking psychiatric and/or chemical dependency treatment. The Admission Coordinator conducts assessments on children adolescents and adults at RBHC and coordinates with Riverside Regional Medical Center regarding referrals for assessment and/or admission at RBHC. This position conducts precertification with third party payors is able to demonstrate empathy while assessing the client/family needs in a timely manner and compliance with legal issues and patient rights. This position must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patient served initiating age appropriate treatment and aftercare plans utilizing knowledge of community resources. The individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to identify each patients requirements relative to age-specific needs. The Admissions Coordinator works under the supervision of the Director of Admissions & Care Management.Riverside Behavioral Health Center offers the most comprehensive range of behavioral health programs on the Virginia Peninsula. An established mental health care provider in Hampton Roads since 1983, Riverside Behavioral Health Center provides psychiatric and chemical dependency services to children, adolescents and adults on an outpatient and inpatient basis. We offer a variety of services such as Inpatient Adult Services, Inpatient Child and Adolescent Services, Adolescent Residential Services and Outpatient Services, to individuals who experience emotional, psychological and behavioral problems. Individual, family and group therapy, recreation therapy, art therapy, life skills groups, and medication management are key components of the programs we provide.


If not licensed as a Registered Nurse, the position requires a Master's degree (MSW, MS, MA, M.Ed) in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or related field.Three (3) years of experience in the behavioral health field required.BLS certification required within thirty (30) days of hire.


Also must meet one of the following four (4) requirements:

  • (1) Licensure in good standing as a Registered Nurse in the state of Virginia or compact state, as well as Virginia Board of Counseling registration as both a Qualified Mental Health Professional - Adults (QMHP-A) and Qualified Mental Health Professional - Children (QMHP-C), or
  • (2) Licensure in good standing as a mental health professional in the state of Virginia as an LPC, LMFT, or LCSW, or
  • (3) LMHP-resident (LMHP-R) or LMHP-supervisee (LMHP-S). Applicants must provide proof of ongoing supervision approval from Virginia Board of Counseling or Virginia Board of Social Work. Riverside Behavioral Health Center must be added as work site of residency/supervision within ninety (90) days of hire. Proof of ongoing Quarterly Supervision Evaluations must be submitted to Admissions Department Director. A Business Associate Agreement between Riverside Health System and the individual's clinical supervisor must be completed within thirty (30) days of hire or
  • (4) If hired into role prior to January 1, 2019, will also allow individuals registered with the Virginia Board of Counseling as both a Qualified Mental Health Professional - Adults (QMHP-A) and Qualified Mental Health Professional - Children (QMHP-C) to qualify for this requirement.


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