Support Staff/Medical Support - H.H. - Polk Mental Health Clinic - Livingston, TX
This position aids in the efficient operation of the outpatient clinic and the expansion of services provided by Burke; interacting with staff, consumers and other agencies. This position will monitor client's services, coordinating the needs for each individual. Duties include oversight and implementation of the indigent Medication programs, coordinating lab work and tracking, gathering information for prescription refills, faxing prescriptions to numerous pharmacies, cataloging sample medications, maintaining inventory of medical supplies, problem solving, answering phones, filing and other nursing support duties. This position will also aid in some direct care (taking vital signs).
Required: Graduation from an accredited high school or its equivalent.
Required: Six (6) months of responsible clerical experience. Proficient in Microsoft Word, Ability to type 45 WPM, experience with multi-line telephone system.
Preferred: One (1) year of clerical or direct care experience in a mental healthcare environment and/or a medical setting. Experience with PAP, medication management, and medical terminology.
Required: Valid Texas driver's license
Required: Must have visual and auditory skills sufficient to interact with consumers and staff. Mobility required to bend, reach, lift (up to 25 pounds) for carrying charts, supplies and equipment. Fine motor skills required for legible writing.
Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.