The Intake Coordinator is responsible for the admission and registration of incoming patients. The intake coordinator ensures that all required patient information is received and processed and that appointments are made with the proper clinical personnel. The Intake Coordinator is responsible for patient insurance verification and utilization, registration, interviewing patients or their representation to obtain needed clinical, financial and demographic information. The Intake Coordinator must have knowledge of behavioral health illness and managed care. Prepares paperwork for the medical charts and billing folders. The Intake Coordinator ensures admission is carried out properly and that all paperwork is signed. The Intake Specialist will report to the Operations Director and receive clinical supervision from the Clinical Director. The position requires a minimum of an AA degree in a human service field and at a minimum a Drug and Alcohol Trainee status and or hold graduate licensure to include LGPC, LGADC or LMSW.