Medical Assistant

Behavior Health Network Springfield, MA
Job Description

Strengthen your skills as a Medical Assistant with BHN!

Become a part of our team of competent and compassionate professionals as a Medical Assistant at the Liberty Street at Behavioral Health Network! Medical Assistants at Behavioral Health Network coordinate with psychiatrists and APRNs to provide assessments of individuals served prior to their medical appointments. . Additionally, Medical Assistants provide support to providers by taking patient vitals, medication refill management, scheduling appointments and obtaining prior authorizations.

Our employees are the most important asset in improving the lives of the individuals we serve. Our staff not only enjoy outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for community involvement, diversity, the opportunity to gain highly marketable skills, and to take on challenges. BHN is committed to growing our own employees and promoting from within.

The Liberty Street Clinic at Behavioral Health Network offers mental health and substance abuse outpatient treatment to adults using individual, group, and family/couple modalities. At the Liberty Street Clinic, we aim to help people achieve and maintain optimal real world functioning and assistance in pursuing life goals and improving interpersonal relationships.

Job Requirements

Medical Assistants at Behavioral Health Network have the following qualities:

* Excellent organization and interpersonal skills.

* Willingness and ability to work with challenging and diverse individual populations

* Familiarity with Internet, word processing and email systems.

* Experience working with a psychiatric population (preferred).

* Medical Assistant Certificate or Degree.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our website at www.bhninc.org and click on "Work Here and Make a Difference" to apply!