Medical Assistant - Physical Health
We are currently offering additional $3/hour Recovery Pay (included in salary range listed above!)
Looking to make an impact? You’ve found the opportunity! At Lifewell, you’ll join a team passionate about inspiring hope, supporting better health and providing opportunities for healing to the ones we serve. Our mission drives us, and you’ll see this in our desire to help others reach a balanced mental health lifestyle. Just as much as we care for those we serve, we care for our team members and our community. We provide career growth paths to encourage personal and professional development so you can focus on what’s most important. Come alongside others to encourage self-value and hope and help lives change!
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
There are many hands-on opportunities and areas where you can combine your compassion and skill in helping our members. As a Medical Assistant, you will provide services to our members including engagement, medication administration and education, while being responsible for preparing members for their examinations by measuring vital signs, blood draws, urine collection for drug screens and administering injections as ordered by a healthcare professional. Additional duties will include performing office procedures like EKGs, dipsticks, glucose screenings, medication injections and assisting with medical outpatient procedures and exams.
In this position, you will be required to travel between several clinics throughout the workweek to coordinate physical and behavioral health needs for our members.
If you have a strong passion for helping others, and work well administratively in a compassionate environment, this is the career for you! Join our team at Lifewell to apply your skills to assist our members! Apply now!
Skills / Requirements
- A High School Diploma/GED
- Current Medical Assistant Certification valid in the state of Arizona
- Minimum of one year relevant experience; in a behavioral health setting preferred.
- Current Arizona Driver License and a current satisfactory 39-month Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)
- Must be 21 years of age
- Background Check
- Minimum 1 year recovery from drugs and/or alcohol
- Minimum typing speed of 25 wpm
- Possession of, or the ability to obtain, the following:
- CPR and First Aid certifications