Triage Specialist Assistant

Recruitment #191010-UNCX-415



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This position is located at Griffin Memorial Hospital in Norman, Oklahoma.

Triage Specialist Assistant

Company Overview:
The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) is responsible for providing services to Oklahomans who are affected by mental illness and substance abuse. ODMHSAS strives to provide persistent, incremental improvements in the quality and effectiveness of treatment which results in better recovery for more Oklahomans.  Our state-operated facilities are commissioned to provide services that promote consumer empowerment, wellness, recovery, and integration in the community.

Griffin Memorial Hospital (GMH) is located in Norman, Oklahoma, and serves all 77 counties in Oklahoma as the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) treatment center for adults.  GMH provides community crisis stabilization and residential treatment for substance abuse and co-occurring mental health and trauma related conditions. 

Griffin Memorial Hospital is committed to creating a nonviolent and trauma-informed culture through the seven (7) Sanctuary Commitments.  Those Commitments are - Non-Violence, Emotional Intelligence, Social Learning, Shared Governance, Open Communication, Social Responsibility, and Commitment to Growth and Change.

Job Type/Salary:

Full time - Triage Specialist Assistant- $29,500+
                  Schedule days Saturday-Tuesday shift 7:30am-5:00pm                 
       (The first four (4) weeks will be from 10:00 am – 6:30 pm)

This position works in the Griffin Memorial Hospital Admissions department directly with individuals that are suffering from mental health and/or substance abuse issues.  Under immediate to general supervision assists in the provision of telephone and face-to-face contact arranging evaluation, referral, and admissions processes through the admissions department.

Completion of the curriculum requirements for a baccalaureate degree in a behavioral health field.

Benefit Highlights:
• Generous benefit allowance to off-set insurance costs
• Flexible Spending Account
• 11 Paid Holidays
• 15 days of vacation and 15 days of sick leave the first year
• Retirement Savings Plan with a generous company match
• Employee Assistance Program
• Longevity Bonus for years of service

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities may be provided upon request. EOE.


Veteran's Preference Points Apply only for initial appointment in the Classified Service.