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MEDICAL TECHNICIAN in Morgantown, PA at The GEO Group, Inc.

Date Posted: 4/25/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    4/25/2022
  • Job ID:
    32548/33583/189291

Job Description

Facility: ABRAXAS ACADEMY

Salary: $20.00//Hour

Bonus (if applicable): $3,000 sign on bonus

Shift:

Benefits: Full-time employees will enjoy a competitive benefits package for an energized workforce with options for you and your family including:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision benefits 
  • 403(b) 
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Competitive Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Training 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

MEDICAL TECHNICIAN!

Abraxas Academy in Morgantown is looking for a Medical Technician offering New Pay Rate plus a $3,000.00 sign on bonus!

Abraxas Youth and Family Services is a non-profit organization and a national leader in the operation of residential treatment facilities and community-based programs for troubled youth and their families.   Help change lives at Abraxas Youth and Family Services.



Summary

This position promotes good health, treats minor medical conditions, provides first aid, administers medications and ensures the medical needs of the clients are addressed under the supervision of the Nurse Manger or designated licensed medical staff in the absence of the Nurse Manager.



Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Administers prescription and over-the-counter medications, first aid, and triage to clients as needed on the shift.
  • Perform visual inspection of medication logs to assure that client medications are administered at scheduled times
  • Addresses sick calls and provides treatment under the Physician’s Standing Orders.
  • Completes the medical intake process including measuring vital signs and initial health assessments.
  • Maintains all medical documentation, medical history, and file on each client and abides by HIPAA compliance rules and regulations.
  • Designates appropriate client referrals to the contracted physician.
  • Orders and maintains stock of prescription medications, vaccines and medical supplies.
  • Performs daily assessment of program medical issues and consults or coordinates with appropriate medical staff member as required to ensure medical department operations are completed.
  • Responds to interventions and monitors resident physical status during the intervention.
  • Supports the Abraxas philosophy and mission and promotes the Seven Key Principles of care.
  • Demonstrates appropriate use of Safe Crisis Management techniques and skills.

Job Requirements



Minimum Requirements

The following educational requirements are acceptable for this classification including:

  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Certified as a medical assistant or medical technician.

Other Qualifications:

  • At least twenty-one (21) years of age.
  • Criminal clearances (Act 33 and 34, specific State & child clearances and, if necessary, FBI).
  • Non-communicable diseases physical exam.
  • Valid driver's license from employee’s state of residence.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.