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Pay...
• $18.89-$22.03 per hour
• Overtime payment at 1.5x your hourly rate

Schedule
• Monday to Friday 8:00am-4:00pm

Benefits & Rewards:
• 24 vacation days (increases with years of service)
• 8 sick days
• Quality low cost benefits (you can view our plans by visiting https://benefits.devereux.org)
• 403(b) plan with employer match/contribution
• Employee Assistance Program
• Interested in advancing your career? Devereux is proud to offer ASCEND - the first career accelerator program exclusively designed to give behavioral healthcare workers - the career guidance, one-on-one coaching, skills and financial assistance you need to reach your full potential. This program includes 100% of tuition covered (up to $15k reimbursed annually for undergraduate and $25k reimbursed annually for graduate) and student loan repayment! Learn more here

Are you interested in making a life-saving difference for children and adolescents? Would you enjoy being part of a team working to change the world for the better?

If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

In response to the humanitarian crisis at America's ports of entry, Devereux provides short-term shelter care services for unaccompanied children who have come to the United States without their legal guardian. Devereux will provide extremely high-quality, trauma-informed residential and educational services for unaccompanied children, with intense supports for their social and emotional health. We will also ensure they receive excellent and immediate physical healthcare including pediatric, dental and nutritional supports for every child.

Devereux's ultimate goal is to ensure every refugee child who receives our services is successfully and quickly discharged into the loving care of their family sponsor and, during the short time they are with us, have received best-in-class medical, therapeutic, recreational and educational services designed specifically to address the traumas they have sustained during, and often before, their migration journey. This is a very high benchmark to set, but we have already begun partnering with leading legal defense nonprofits to ensure children in our care have access to the finest immigration advocates and supports our country offers.

Being a Part-Time Medical Coordinator has many advantagesAs a Medical Coordinator at Devereux, you will be a critical part of a multi-disciplinary team of dedicated, experts who share your passion for helping children in need.

The Medical Coordinator is a part-time position position and schedules regular medical, dental and other health-related appointments for the children in our care, including off-site appointments for specialty, dental and radiology treatment, which require completion of the short-term shelter care services Treatment Authorization Request (TAR). The Medical Coordinator ensures that all medications are appropriately dispensed and all medical appointments are recorded and checked against a Medical Appointment Log that describes each appointment, its outcome, and next steps. You will also be responsible for assisting the Medical Contractor and Nurses with filing and other administrative duties. As a Medical Coordinator, you will report to the Registered Nurses for supervision and support. Additionally, you will be responsible for ensuring that the US Medical Clearance Compliance Tracking document is current.

We offer A strong support system, forward-thinking in their clinical practice and research. An environment where you can to be an active decision maker on multi-disciplinary teams with the ability to have influence in our children's treatment plans. A unique medical setting with flexible schedules conducive to a comfortable, work-life balance. A culture that upholds a Servant Leadership perspective and provides paid training.

Keywords: BSN, CPR certified, nursing, health care, behavioral health, mental health, children, adolescents, caseworker, residential treatment, child welfare, human services, patient services, scheduling, health promotion, patient care coordinator, direct care, case management, health care coordinator, medical records clerk, health care administrator, bilingual, Spanish

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Qualifications

The IDEAL candidate will...
• Bilingual (Spanish and English).
• Must have a minimum of a High School diploma/GED, Associate's preferred.
• Minimum of 1 year employment experience in the child welfare field working with children and/or adolescents in a social service setting.
• Be empathetic and have a team approach to care for our individuals
• Be able to lift up to 50+ pounds and perform Safe and Positive Approaches

Additionally:
• Fully immunized/vaccinated (or have a medical/religious exemption) for Varicella, MMR, TdAp, Influenza prior to starting.
• Must be 21 years of age or older (per licensing standards)
• Valid driver's license

Devereux conducts a very thorough background check process to ensure the safety of the children in our care.

Devereux has a zero-tolerance policy for abuse and maintains policies and procedures to systematically reduce the risk of abuse to occur in our organization. Devereux fosters a culture of reporting abuse, and will cooperate with the authorities to the fullest extent possible.
Employment Type: OTHER
Rutland MA United States

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