Corizon Health Medical Records Clerk in Paterson, New Jersey
About Corizon Health
Corizon Health is the pioneer provider of correctional healthcare in the United States.
We are a company built on more than 40 years of innovation and expertise in the industry.
Our people, our practices, and our commitment to success are the traits that make us the ideal employer as you begin or continue to advance your correctional healthcare career.
We have an exceptional opportunity for a full time Medical Records Clerk (day shift) to join our healthcare team at Passaic County Jail located in Paterson, NJ.
Responsibilities of the Corizon Health Medical Records Clerk
Accountable for the maintenance of health records.
Organizes and maintains a system of files and records concerning diagnoses, treatments, admissions and discharges.
Retrieve medical charts for all healthcare staff or clinics as requested. File daily all currently used medical records.
Secures all active and inactive medical records.
Assure that charts are counter-signed by Physician and checks charts for completeness.
Releases information at the direction of the Medical Records Supervisor, Medical Director or Health Services Administrator.
Answer telephone, take messages and makes telephone calls. Also types letters, reports and memorandums.
Maintains a roster or appointment book based on scheduled appointments for both on and off-site appointments.
Orders, receives and maintains office supplies.
Experience & Requirements
Qualifications of the Corizon Health Medical Records Clerk
High School graduate or equivalent
One (1) year medical records experience.
Familiarity with the SOAP system essential.
Must receive a satisfactory background report.
Paid Time Off
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
401(k) with company match
Free online Continuing Education program
Mentor and Preceptor Programs
This position may require a background check, security clearance, and/or drug screening.
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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
Job Locations US-NJ-Paterson
Category Administrative & Clerical
Position Type Regular Full-time
Shift / Schedule Weekday Day
Location ID 92027