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Corizon Health Mental Health Clerk in Farmington, Missouri

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 a Mental Health Clerk with Corizon Health at Farmington Correctional Center located in Farmington, MO:

  • Log requests for offsite and diagnostic studies. Maintain mental health clinic logs and ensure that appointments are scheduled according to DOC protocols.

  • Assist nurses and other staff in issuing and tracking minor medical equipment (e.g. heating pads).

  • Collect data from ER logs, segregation logs, etc. for monthly QI reporting.

  • Coordinate the scheduling of on-site specialty appointments (e.g. X-ray, physical therapy, medical-surgical subspecialties).

  • Answer telephone calls, take messages and make telephone calls as needed. Type correspondence, reports or memorandums, as needed. Order, receive and maintain office supplies.

  • Maintain roster or appointment book based on scheduled appointments, both offsite and onsite, as needed.

  • Update medical diet lists, as needed.

  • Other related duties as requested by Supervisors or Health Services Administrator

Corizon Benefits (only applicable for full-time positions)

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Life and Disability Insurance

  • Generous PTO plan

  • 401k with matching funds

  • Employee Discount and Rewards Program

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Continuing Education Reimbursement

Experience & Requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent

  • At least one year of experience in a mental health care 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.

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ID 2021-9787

Job Locations US-MO-Farmington

Category Behavioral/Mental Health

Position Type Regular Full-time

Shift / Schedule Day

Location ID 00900