Certified Medical Assistant in Riverside, CA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 8/13/2019

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Job Description

Overview

Our Passion:

We are improving the lives we touch. We need passionate, talented people working together who share our desire to provide the best quality care to our patients and lead the fight against the opioid epidemic. We are prepared to treat the entire disease, not just a piece of it.

Our Team:

Riverside Treatment Center located in Riverside, CA, is one of 127 outpatient addiction recovery centers nationwide. Acadia Comprehensive Treatment Centers is the leading provider of medication assisted treatment in the nation, servicing over 62,000 patients per day. Our team provides compassionate, high quality safe and efficient medication dispensing to patients that are seeking recovery from Opioid Use Disorder. Our team is the front line of our fight against the opiate epidemic.

Our Benefits: 

Members of our team will enjoy full benefit eligibility, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k matching, company paid group term life insurance, paid vacation and sick time and an opportunity for growth that is second to none in the industry.  Acadia Healthcare is committed to offering an enviable internal culture and environment that encourages and supports both professional and personal growth that you are proud of.

Your Job as a Certified Medical Assistant:

The Certified Medical Assistant is responsible to complete clinical care and administrative tasks within the clinic, as defined by their certification within the state where the clinic is operating.

We have 8 hour, daily shifts that allow our employees to have stable schedules and enjoy quality time away from the facility. Operating hours are M-F  5am to 1:30 pm. & Sat/Sun 6:45am to 10am

Your Responsibilities as a Certified Medical Assistant:

  • Responsible for taking vital signs, venipuncture, the collection of body fluid specimens for analysis and any other procedure in which they have been trained when ordered by the proper professionals;
  • Demonstrates organizational skills and the ability to work with the public and a general working knowledge of operating an office in a medical or clinic setting;
  • Works under the supervision of the Medical Director, the Clinic Director and Office Manager (if applicable);
  • Assists the clinical staff in managing a specific caseload when their training and / or experience of working in an outpatient treatment program qualifies them to do so;
  • May also be responsible for receptionist duties that include telephone answering, recording messages, scheduling appointments and ordering supplies, as assigned, with responsibility for the accountability system for receipts and cash control;
  • May process incoming and outgoing correspondence; and,
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

Your Skills and Qualifications as a Certified Medical Assistant:

  • Medical Assistant training from an accredited program
  • Prefer experience in a clinic or outpatient setting.
  • Previous experience with behavioral health or addiction recovery field preferred.

Licenses/Certifications: 

  • Medical Assistant certification in the state o California.

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