The Sierra Vista Hospital location, a 171-bed psychiatric care facility located in south Sacramento, is a full-service mental health facility and a center of support for patients and their families. Since 1986, we have offered our clinical expertise to those suffering from emotional, behavioral and addiction problems
Psychiatric Assessment Clinician handles inquiry calls, schedules assessments, and performs psychiatric assessments for individuals presenting for an assessment. Clinicians provide clinical summary and recommendation based on their findings, consult with the psychiatrist, and refer/ admit individuals to the appropriate lowest level of care based on the psychiatrists orders. Additionally, clinicians provide community referrals as indicated and desired by the individuals. Clinicians also are responsible for initial insurance pre-authorization of admitted patients with-in 24 hours. Are required to assist in maintaining an organized and clean department by auditing and data entry of referrals, re-stocking documents and forms and filing as time permits.