Behavioral Health Medical Assistant/Float

February 3, 2017

Siskiyou Community Health Center has a full-time opening for an experienced Behavioral Health Medical Assistant/Float to be a part of our Cave Junction Location. The Successful Candidate will provide a variety of clinical and administrative support assistance to patients with behavioral health and/or substance abuse issues and ensure the consistent delivery of high-quality care. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, assisting with patient exams and procedures; preparing and maintaining clean, stocked exam rooms; and the scheduling and reporting of lab work and phone triage.

Required Qualifications:

• High school diploma or equivalent education
• Minimum of three (3) years recent experience as a medical assistant in a clinical setting
• Behavioral Health experience preferred
• Motivational Interviewing skills preferred
• Ability to handle confidential information in a professional manner
• Excellent communication skills are required
• Ability to prioritize and multi-task
• Current AHA-BLS (Basic Life Support) or be able to retain certification within 90 days of hire
• Experience with electronic medical records (EMR) and/or computerized billing systems
• Basic computer skills using Microsoft Windows and MS Office applications

Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program and bilingual/Spanish speaking preferred.

To apply, please submit a cover letter along with your resume to ahayter@siskiyouhealthcenter.com.