Rutgers University Correctional Health Care is seeking a UCHC Technician I for the Southwoods State Prison, located in Bridgeton, New Jersey.
The UCHC Technician I participates as a member of the clinical and administrative medical team at the prison. Provides direct and indirect patient care to inmates under the direction of a Physician, Advanced Practice Nurse, Physician Assistant, or a Registered Nurse.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Takes vital signs, height and weight and documents in the EMR.
Assists the physician/associate practitioner with procedures as needed, including preparing the inmate for the examination.
Assists with the cleaning, sterilization and securing of equipment within the Health Service Unit.
Maintains or assists in maintaining the supply stock in the Health Service Unit by ordering in a timely and appropriate manner.
Maintains the supply stock in the examination rooms. Assists with inventory audits as requested.
Aggregates the orders of all medications and forward to the pharmacy provider / local pharmacy.