Company: The GEO Group, Inc.
Location: El Centro
Posted on: August 1, 2022
Facility: EL CENTRO SERVICE PROCESSING CENTER
Bonus (if applicable):
Benefits: Employees working a normal work week (30 hours or more)
will enjoy a competitive benefits package for an energized
workforce with options for you and your family including:
--- Paid time off --- Paid holidays --- 401(k)
--- 401(k) matching --- Health Insurance --- Dental Insurance
--- Vision Insurance --- Life Insurance --- Flexible spending
--- Health savings account --- Tuition Reimbursement --- Reduced
--- Employee discount --- Employee assistance program --- Pet
--- Disability Insurance --- Paid training --- Other benefits
Equal Opportunity Employer.
Are you looking for a career you can feel good about? We hire only
those that strive to do their best. By joining our family, you'll
receive the honor and recognition that comes with working for the
industry's global leader in evidenced based rehabilitation.
Who We Are:
GEO provides complementary, turnkey solutions for numerous
government partners worldwide across a spectrum of diversified
correctional and community reentry services. From the development
of state-of-the-art facilities and the provision of management
services and evidence-based rehabilitation to the post-release
reintegration and supervision of individuals in the community, GEO
offers fully diversified, cost-effective services that deliver
enhanced quality and improved outcomes.
Why Work for GEO:
At GEO, we believe that diversity in our workforce and the
inclusion of a variety of views, perspectives, and backgrounds are
integral parts of our company's success.
We believe that work is more than a place you go every day. It is
about being inspired and motivated to achieve extraordinary
Employee benefits play an important role in making The GEO Group a
great place to work. At GEO, we believe in the three pillars of
employee wellbeing: physical, emotional, and financial. With
comprehensive benefits and competitive wages, we trust that you
will find all the resources you need here to be successful.
This position provides healthcare services for typically performed
by a physician, under the supervision of a physician. It conducts
complete physicals, provides treatment, and counsels patients. It
may also prescribe medication.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Conducts examinations of patients to obtain information about their
Provides treatment to patients by making tentative diagnoses and
decisions following patients' examinations.
Provides physician with assistance as necessary.
Prescribes therapy or medication with physician's approval.
Performs therapeutic procedures, such as injections, immunizations,
suturing, wound care, and infection management.
Obtains, compiles, and records patients' medical data, including
health history, progress notes, and results of physical
Administers or orders diagnostic tests, such as x-rays,
electrocardiograms, and laboratory tests.
Documents all provided services in the patient's medical
Interprets diagnostic test results for deviations from normal.
Counsels and instructs patients about prescribed therapeutic
regimens, normal growth and development, family planning, emotional
problems of daily living, and health maintenance.
Consults with supervising physicians, specialists, and other health
professionals as appropriate.
Visits and observes patients, updates charts, orders therapy, and
reports back to physician.
Orders medical and laboratory supplies and equipment.
May prescribe medication.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Graduation from an accredited educational program for physician
Must be licensed as a Physician Assistant in the state in which
this work is performed.
Two (2) years of direct work experience preferred.
Knowledge of principles, practices and techniques associate with
the work of a Physician's Assistant.
Knowledge of human anatomy and physiology.
Skill in performing uncomplicated surgical procedures.
Ability to administer prescribed medications.
Ability to perform complete physical appraisals of patients.
Ability to identify and evaluate illnesses.
Ability to initiate diagnostic laboratory tests and evaluate the
Ability to manage the care of patients.
Ability to work with patients having a variety of physical
Ability to compile and evaluate medical histories and other
clinical and laboratory data.
Ability to plan, organize and coordinate work assignments.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically
used by the department
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