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Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Mental Health Clerk with Corizon Health at Western Missouri Correctional Center located in Cameron, Missouri:
Logs requests for offsite and diagnostic studies. Maintains mental health clinic logs and ensures that appointments are scheduled according to DOC protocols.
Assists nursing and other staff in issuing and tracking minor medical equipment (e.g. heating pads).
Collects data from ER logs, segregation logs, etc. for monthly QI reporting.
Coordinates scheduling of on-site specialty appointments (e.g. X-ray, physical therapy, medical-surgical subspecialties).
Answers telephone, takes messages and makes telephone calls as needed. Types correspondence, reports or memorandums, as needed. Orders, receives and maintains office supplies.
Maintains roster or appointment book based on scheduled appointments, both offsite and onsite, as needed.
Updates medical diet lists, as needed.
- Other duties as requested by Supervisor or Administrator.
- High school graduate or equivalent
- At least one year experience in a healthcare environment
A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.
Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.
Location/Region: Kidder, MO