Medical Assistant - Practice Management - Rockland
- Rockland, ME
- Maine Behavioral Healthcare
- Full Time - Day Shift
- Professional - Clinical
- Req #: 134155
Are you looking for a job where YOU can make a DIFFERENCE in people’s lives? Where YOUR voice and ideas MATTER? If so, please consider joining the MaineHealth team at Maine Behavioral Healthcare!
The Medical Assistant (MA)’s primary function is to provide administrative support to providers in a team-based mental healthcare environment.
As a Medical Assistant, you will assist providers in the care and treatment of patients, including administrative support, while promoting a smooth flow of patients through the office and helping to create a calm, supportive atmosphere. The Medical Assistant must demonstrate competency in all skills related to the performance of patient care within their scope of practice and according to organizational policies, accrediting and licensing bodies.
MaineHealth offers a generous benefit package to all eligible team members, including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, medical/dental/vision insurance, employer 403b contributions, and shift differentials.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
- Education: High School diploma or equivalent preferred.
- License/Certifications: Possess and maintain CPR certification.
- Experience: N/A
- Demonstrate use of tact and patience in communication with patients, families and MBH staff.
- Respects and maintains patient confidentiality.
- Maintains a professional appearance and attitude.
- Possess cognitive skills necessary to understanding terminology, medical records and instructions
- Excellent computer skills are required: Microsoft Word, Excel and use of electronic consumer record software
We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program, generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet specific, but ever changing, needs.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you’ll be working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people around them – both within the walls of the organization and the neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and continuous improvement. Our care – and the science behind that care – is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and enhanced as you take your career to another level.