Behavioral Health Network
417 Liberty Street
SPRINGFIELD, MA 01104
|Salary Range:||Location:||SPRINGFIELD, MA|
|Job Type:||Category:||Full Time||Human Services|
|Education Level:||Work Experience:|
|High School or Equivalent|
Preference: Nice to have
Up to One Year
Medical Assistant Certificate - Preference: Required|
|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 Springfield OTP at Behavioral Health Network! Medical Assistants at Behavioral Health Network coordinate with medical providers to provide assessments of individuals served prior to their medical appointments. Medical Assistants schedule appointments with providers, maintain supplies and equipment. Additionally Medical Assistants measure and record vital signs as needed and perform randomized drug screening.
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.
BHN/OTP is a Medication Assisted Treatment Program to assist individuals who are opiate addicted and are experiencing the dysfunctional effects of its use to gain and maintain the skills needed to achieve an opiate-free lifestyle and to improve functioning. BHN Springfield OTP uses medication protocols approved by the Medical Director to ensure patients are safely detoxified from these substances. These protocols are evidenced based, and are implemented through assessment and re-assessment practices throughout the process.
|Medical Assistants at Behavioral Health Network have the following qualities:|
Excellent organization and interpersonal skills.
Familiarity with Internet, word processing and email systems.
Medical Assistant Certificate or Degree.
Spanish speaking applicants encouraged to apply.
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!