Medical Assistant Leominster Counseling

Community Healthlink - Leominster, MA

Full-time | Part-time
Come join a friendly and diverse clinical team that provides quality care! Community Healthlink (CHL) is looking for a full-time (37.5 hrs/wk) medical assistant in Leominster.

The Leominster Adult Outpatient Center provides strength-based individual and group therapy to adults, and couples age 18 and over. We offer integrated, whole person care with primary care, a wellness program, and behavioral health. The Leominster Counseling Center also offers specialized substance use disorder treatment. Our office based opioid treatment offers buprenorphine and vivitrol treatment and we have a Second Offender Alcohol Education program.

This position offers a wonderful opportunity to join an expanding team that’s passionate and dedicated to providing quality integrated, therapeutic interventions within a supportive and energetic work environment.

Benefits:
Compensation based on education and related work experience, licensure and other qualifications
Health and Dental insurance (available upon starting)
Generous paid sick, personal, holiday, and vacation time
CEU benefits
Life and Disability insurance
401k with agency contribution
Wellness activity discounts
Work related travel reimbursement

Responsibilities

Triage adult behavioral health clients in Open Access clinic.

Work collaboratively as a member of the clinic's multi-disciplinary Open Access teams to coordinate the delivery of appropriate clinical and medical services.

Mange open access caseload and ensure that the records meets licensing standards.

Maintain data on Open Access activities.

Perform Open Access vitals (and others as requested), assist with prior authorizations.

Regularly attend supervision, multi-disciplinary team, all-staff and all other required program meetings.

Respects diverse views and approaches, demonstrates Standards of Respect, and contributes to creating and maintaining an environment of professionalism, tolerance, civility and acceptance toward all employees, patients and visitors
Perform other related job duties
Qualifications

Grade 5: Medical Assistant I – Certification in Medical Assisting required

Grade 6: Medical Assistant II – Associates degree in Medical Assisting required

Must have at least 1 year of experience as a medical assistant

Proficient in data management and reporting

Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office, including Access and Excel

Bilingual candidates are strongly urged to apply

Client focused and patient centered

Ability to multi-task

Strong interpersonal skills

Highly organized, self-motivated, and self-directed

Enjoys being part of a diverse team

Strong analytical skills, including the ability to recognize problems, think creatively, and devise innovative solutions

Must be able to pass a CORI background check

Community Healthlink is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, age, ancestry, disability, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual preference, political affiliation or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.
If applicable, Community Healthlink shall also abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability. These regulations require affirmative action by Community Healthlink to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.