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life care Admissions Director (Non Nurse) in Federal Way, Washington

This is a full-time position that will assist in the resident referral and admission process. The schedule is Monday-Friday from 8am-5:30pm.: Position Summary: The Admissions Director (Non Nurse) facilitates and oversees the admissions process in accordance with all applicable laws, regulations, and Life Care standards. Education, Experience, and Licensure Requirements: * Must have a high school diploma or equivalent * Health care experience preferred * Must be familiar with the professional medical community Specific Job Requirements: * Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action * Must be knowledgeable of practices and procedures as well as the laws, regulations, and guidelines governing functions in the post acute care facility * Must have the ability to implement and interpret the programs, goals, objectives, policies, and procedures of the department * Must perform proficiently in all competency areas including but not limited to: patient rights, and safety and sanitation * Maintains professional working relationships with all associates, vendors, etc. * Maintains confidentiality of all proprietary and/or confidential information * Must understand and follow company policies including harassment and compliance procedures * Displays integrity and professionalism by adhering to Life Care’s Code of Conduct and completes mandatory Code of Conduct and other appropriate compliance training Essential Functions: * Must be able to gather and enter all necessary admissions paperwork * Must be able to ensure that patient applications for admission are approved/not approved within a two (2) hour period * Must be able to plan follow up visits and interviews with patients * Must be able to conduct facility tours to potential patients, families, and visitors and educate them on key benefits of the facility * Must be able to recruit, select, train, counsel, and supervise admissions staff (if applicable) * Must be able to effectively manage and operate within budget * Must exhibit excellent customer service and a positive attitude towards patients * Must be able to assist in the evacuation of patients * Must demonstrate dependable, regular attendance * Must be able to concentrate and use reasoning skills and good judgment * Must be able to communicate and function productively on an interdisciplinary team * Must be able to sit, stand, bend, lift, push, pull, stoop, walk, reach, and move intermittently during working hours * Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language An Equal Opportunity Employer

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