P/T HEALTHCARE COORDINATOR in Columbia, SC at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 3/1/2018

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Job Description

Equal Opportunity Employer.


The position is responsible to perform clerical duties within the medical department to assist staff.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

• Conducts “sick call”, monitors medical concerns and conferences with management to determine             course of action for each complaint.
• Conferences with all staff members regarding the student’s health concerns.
• Acts as a liaison with collateral agencies.
• Schedules medical and dental appointments.
• Arranges for procurement of medications with medication refills.
• Completes documentation needed for each medication.
• Provides on-going, updated information for each client’s Medication Log.
• Reviews medication records weekly to ensure accuracy.
• Transports students to medical and dental appointments as needed.
• Prepares a daily “Medication Update” for change of shift.
• Completes a medical assessment for each student upon admission.
• Supports the Abraxas philosophy and mission and promotes the Seven Key Principles of care.
• Demonstrates appropriate use of crisis intervention techniques and skills.


Job Requirements

The following education requirements are acceptable for this classification including:

  • High school diploma or GED and minimum one year office related  experience.
  • Knowledge of medical insurance processes and billing preferred.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

Other Qualifications:

  • At least twenty-one (21) years of age.
  • Criminal Background checks (Federal, State, Sex Offender, and Child Abuse registry).  
  • Pre-employment physical exam and drug screen.
  • Valid driver's license from employee’s State of residence.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.


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