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Medical Assistant II - Certified

Posted on Apr 8, 2019 by Tarzana Treatment Centers, Inc

Tarzana, CA 91356
Health Care
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time
About the Organization Tarzana Treatment Centers, Inc.(TTC) is a full-service behavioral healthcare organization that provides high quality, cost-effective substance use and mental health treatment to adults and youth. TTC operates a psychiatric hospital engaged in detox and stabilization (this is not a locked facility), residential and outpatient alcohol and drug treatment centers, adolescent drug treatment centers, and family medical clinics. All patients served are voluntary. All facilities are licensed and certified by the State of California and the County of Los Angeles. We are accredited by The Joint Commission. Since 1972, we have provided a comprehensive continuum of healthcare services:

Patients receive a comprehensive assessment followed by a customized intensive treatment plan that centers on crisis stabilization, alcohol or drug detox, short-term therapeutic interventions, specific recovery goals and discharge planning for the next level of care. Family Medical Care is integrated into this spectrum of services.

Our mission is to provide high quality, integrated healthcare for substance use disorders, mental illness, and other chronic physical health disorders that improves the quality of life and health of patients. Competitive wages and benefits. Salary is negotiable and commensurate with position responsibilities, education and experience.

EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Description

Certified Medical Assistant needed for Medications for Addictions Treatment - Expansion (MAT - E) Project. The MAT-E project aims to expand access to quality, evidenced based MAT services and improve outcomes for individuals with Opioid Use Disorders in LA County, especially among vulnerable populations being released from LA County hospital emergency departments and/or jails. Candidate will provide medical, clinical, & administrative support, including taking patient vitals, assistance in medication self -administration, HIV/HEP screening, etc. Must be able to type, use Electronic Medical Record system, and be familiar with medical terminology and MAT medications. The ideal candidate will have excellent written and verbal skills, good customer service skills, be able to multi task, be organized, and work well with patients and peers.

Job Specific Requirements Position Requirements

At least two (2) years of medical assistant experience in a clinic or hospital. Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant certification program.

Experience in MAT program preferred.

Travel Requirements

Reference: 689969776