Company Description: Community Health Programs is a network of health centers and caring professionals that provide outstanding primary and preventive care for patients of all ages. What’s truly unique to CHP is our broad spectrum of support services that extend beyond medical and dental issues to strengthen families and improve children’s well-being. The region is a federally designated rural community and a Medically Underserved Population Area.
Community Health Programs embraces its role as a nonprofit health care provider and community partner. We are a leader in the communities we serve by providing high quality healthcare, dental services, wellness education and family support services. CHP outreach provides free health screenings, insurance enrollment assistance as well as information so people can learn how to take better care of themselves and their families.
Certified Medical Assistant for Mobile Health Unit w/benefits (32 hours)
Full / Part Time
A key member of the healthcare team the Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting patients on the Mobile van. Taking vital signs, assisting providers during exams, and other duties as directed to support providers on the van. The Medical Assistant supports the mission, values, and vision of CHP.
The ideal candidate will possess the qualities:
• Maintains confidentiality;
• Keeps emotions under control.
• Professional, welcoming, and pleasant personality.
• Contributes to building a positive team spirit.
Oral and Written Communication:
• Responds well to questions.
• Takes careful and accurate notes.
• Follows up on messages and ensures delivery of messages.
• Composes/types letters if requested by administration.
Education and/or Experience
•High School Diploma/ GED Equivalent;
•Prior medical office experience;
•CPR certification is required;
•Patient Centered Medical Home and pediatric experience or knowledge is a plus;
•Electronic Medical Record experience essential.
This position is full time. Interested candidates will need to be available to travel on the Mobile van throughout Berkshire County and be flexible to work nights and weekends. Candidates are required to have a clean driving record.