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Mental Health Aide in Phoenix, AZ at Corizon Health

Date Posted: 11/26/2018

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Job Description

Correctional Care | Committed Careers | Corizon Health

We have an exceptional opportunity for a Mental Health Aide to join our healthcare team at Your Correctional Center located in Your Town, Your State.

Qualifications of the Corizon Health Mental Health Aide

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • One year experience in a mental health care environment.
  • Subject to initial and ongoing security clearance requirements.

Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Mental Health Aide

  • 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 related duties as requested by Supervisors or Health Services Administrator

Benefits offered to the Corizon Health Mental Health Clerk

  • Paid Time Off
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Tuition Assistance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Free online Continuing Education program
  • Comprehensive Onboarding

Corizon Health provides patients with high quality healthcare and reentry services that will reduce recidivism and better the communities where we live and work. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the growing number of incarcerated persons with physical and mental illness and the professionals who care for them. More healthcare professionals are finding the stability and advancement they desire at Corizon Health.

This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity 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.