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Assistant Director of Admissions

Agency Name: Harbor Oaks Hospital

Agency Contact: Brandy Stewart

  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • County: Macomb
  • Salary Range: $70,000 - $85,000 per Year
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Assist the Director of the facility in admissions activities by driving the admissions process, developing, implementing and maintaining revenue-generating strategies.


Provide leadership to the Admissions Department and cultivate the function of the department as an integrated team.

Assist in Implementing the strategic plan of the business development and marketing department as it pertains to admission to the facility and direct potential clients to treatment.

Provide leadership in addressing quality management issues related to crisis triage, evaluation, intake and admission to the facility.

Assign/distribute scheduled evaluations, intake or admissions as dictated by request and hospital census.

Conduct quality assurance and quality improvement programs for all crisis triage, evaluation, intake and admission services.

Perform follow-up communication functions and generate recommendations for organization leadership.

Develop and implement program policies and procedures that guide the provision of services. Assist in the hiring decisions for Admissions Department personnel, provide orientation, in- service and continuing education programs for department staff and other internal positions responsible for crisis triage and/or evaluation services.

Serve as clinical liaison with referral sources.

Work to improve efficiency and quality in delivering services within the department, responsible for developing and meeting departmental goals and objectives.

Ensure and assist that department is up to date on and compliant with new laws and regulations. Recruit, train and supervise staff.

Work with the Director in managing the finances of the department, prepare and monitor budgets and spending to ensure department operates within allocated funds.

Determine and implement admissions best-practices, promote the hospital and maintain a satisfied patient base.


Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.


Bachelor’s Degree, counselor certification, or nursing license required; Six plus years’ experience healthcare related admissions with Bachelors.

Master’s Degree in Human Services Field preferred with three plus years’ experience healthcare related admissions, CAC or CADC with a minimum of three years in the substance abuse treatment field.

Two- three years of work experience in Management/Supervisor of Admissions in a substance abuse treatment facility preferred.


LCSW, LMHC by the state for this position or CAC/CADC

CPR and de-escalation/restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility).

First aid may be required based on state or facility.

Job Type: Full-time


Dental insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Referral program
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance

8-hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

New Baltimore, MI 48047: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Microsoft Office: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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