Overview

Correct Care Solutions Medical Trip Clerk Full Time in Nova Scotia

Correct Care Solutions

Branch NS CA

Position:
Medical Trip Clerk
Location:
Nova Scotia

Knowledge of commonly used medical terminology, medical symbols, and medical abbreviations. Knowledge and experience of common medical appointment procedures….

Our Medical Trip Clerk shall monitor scheduled and unscheduled appointments or hospitalizations at community based clinics or hospitals.

Qualifications Education:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

Experience:

  • Experience monitoring scheduled and unscheduled appointments or hospitalizations at community based clinics or hospitals.
  • Knowledge and experience of common medical appointment procedures.
  • Knowledge of confidentiality guidelines and Freedom of Information Act.
  • Knowledge of commonly used medical terminology, medical symbols, and medical abbreviations.
  • Ability to type medical reports.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Medical credentials/certification helpful but not required to perform duties.

Responsibilities

  • Facilitate the weekly Utilization Review Committee to process all medical consultations.
  • Notify inmates of the decision of the Utilization Review Committee.
  • Schedule all medical trips for inmates to outside healthcare facilities/specialist.
  • Process and assemble escorted trip authorizations packets for emergency and special outside medical trips on a weekly basis.
  • Ensure that each escorted trip authorization packet is reviewed by the appropriate Bureau of Prison staff.
  • The above responsibilities are a highlight of responsibilities and not a full list. Other responsibilities may be performed as assigned
  • CCS is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

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    Employment Type: Full Time
    Location: , NS, CA
    Posted on: 2016-12-05
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