Certified Medical Assistant

Lafayette, IN
Full-time


Valley Oaks Health is a local community mental health center that is searching for applicants to join our ever growing team. Our mission is to provide quality behavioral health and addiction care based on the needs of the communities we serve. During our nearly eight decades of service, the organization has helped innumerable people and their families identify their greatest challenges, and then develop the skills and knowledge needed to overcome those challenges

Position

Assists in the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a physician. Interviews patients, measures vital signs (for example – pulse, temperature, blood pressure, weight and height), and records information in patients’ charts

What We Offer

Valley Oaks Health offers competitive pay, bachelor and master degree tuition reimbursement, supportive work environment, flexible work schedule, training in evidenced-based practices and opportunities for growth. A full benefits package: paid time off; medical, dental, vision, and life insurance; employer-sponsored 401(k); and mileage and cell phone reimbursement. This full-time position consists of a 40 hour work week with a bi-weekly pay schedule.

Who We Need

•High school diploma and medical assistant certificate with 1 to 2 years’ experience

•Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures

•Knowledge of spreadsheet software and word processing software such as Microsoft Word preferred. Able to enter information into an electronic medical record

•Good usage of the English language; reading, writing, and speaking required

•High level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations and documentation

•Attention to detail in composing, typing and proofing materials, establishing priorities and meeting deadlines

•Good to excellent spelling, grammar and written communication skills

•Excellent telephone and oral communication skills

•Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality

•Must have correctable vision and no hearing impairment that would make normal conversations difficult to understand

For additional information, please check our web site: www.startatvalley.org.

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