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Corizon Health Medical Technician in Albuquerque, New Mexico

About Corizon Health

Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.

By choosing a career with Corizon Health, you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being, and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. As a Corizon Health professional, you have access to the resources and support to enhance your skills, build a solid foundation to reach your career potential, and contribute to the care and well-being of an underserved population. There is no greater calling. Join Corizon Health today and be part of our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise.

Responsibilities

Below is a list of your responsibilities as an Medical Technician with Corizon Health.

  • Complete tasks and perform treatments as ordered by physician.

  • Perform intake screens, take history of inmates.

  • Assist in performing screening of apparent emergencies throughout the facility.

  • Recognize alcohol and drug withdrawal.

  • Be proficient in CPR and recognizing need to implement it.

  • Assist in cleaning and sterilization of equipment.

  • Screen routine sick call requests as directed, maintain proper logs and medical records with referral to physician or dentist.

  • Notify supervisor and complete report for incidents or accidents.

Experience & Requirements

  • Two (2) years experience as an EMT

  • Must be certified to work in the state of employment and have CPR certification.

  • Required to exert up to 50 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects including the human body.

  • Required to kneel, stoop, crouch and/or crawl occasionally. Frequent walking throughout site; to include walking up and down flights of stairs.

  • Must have and maintain sufficient strength, agility, and endurance to perform during stressful (physical, mental and emotional) situations encountered on the job.

  • Occasional running when responding to emergencies; must be able to perform BLS.

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.

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ID 2021-10999

Job Locations US-NM-Albuquerque

Category Healthcare Support

Position Type PRN

Shift / Schedule Variable

Location ID 90876