Rutgers University Correctional Health Care (UCHC) is seeking a Health Records Clerk for the East Jersey State Prison Facility located in Rahway, New Jersey. Reporting to the Regional Nurse Manager, the Health Records Clerk will be responsible for the maintenance of health records at the site.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Organizes and maintains a system of files and records concerning diagnosis, treatments, admissions, and discharges.
Compiles, verifies, types, and files medical records of resident within the New Jersey Department of Corrections.
Ensures the confidentiality of all medical records information.
Performs all clerical duties related to the assembling and maintaining of medical records, including initiating records for new inmates.
Maintains accountability for the location of any medical record on file, logs in and out all record jackets received or sent out.
Maintains all files in established systems with all materials properly arranged and affixed within filing material as received.