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Are you in crisis?
Lives Redirected

Network180 employees make a difference in people’s lives every day, making our community a better place to live. As a local governmental entity, Community Mental Health Services Board, we are responsible for the delivery of mental health, substance abuse treatment coordination, and developmental disabilities services for Kent County.

Social Services - Medical Assistant - 20 hours per week

Job Title   Medical Assistant

Job Status   Part Time

Job Summary  

We are seeking a part-time, 20 hours per week, Medical Assistant responsible for direct service to clients in our Greenwood Clinic. Network180’s Greenwood Clinic serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who have mental illness and substance use disorder needs. Starting wage for this position is $15.13 per hour.

Minimum Qualifications  

*  High School diploma or equivalent

*  Completion of a Medical Assistant certificate program from an accredited Medical Assistant program

*  CMA certification through the American Association of Medical Assistants or the RMA certification through American Medical Technologists required

*  Education or training in the basics of medical terminology

*  Computer skills, including word processing, spreadsheets, database management and e-mail

*  Strong understanding of services for psychiatric and substance disordered consumers, and a strong recovery philosophy, preferred

*  One year of experience as a Medical Assistant in a clinical setting, preferred

*  Experience working with an Electronic Health Record, preferred

*  Lived experiences with mental illness/developmental disabilities/substance use disorders valued

*  Ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment and skills and capabilities of bridging language/cultural barriers to Network180 services within diverse communities

    We are committed to attracting a diverse and talented work force to meet the needs of our diverse community.

Required Documents   Cover Letter highlighting your qualifications and resume

Apply  

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Job Description   MEDICALASSISTANT.pdf

Network180 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

If you are unable to apply through our online process, please contact Human Resources by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) or by phone (616.855.5207). Emailed resumes will not be considered.