Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Medical Assistant in Mesa, Arizona

Are you a Medical Assistant looking to join a national industry leader? ? Looking to do meaningful work to make an impact? ? If so, you could become part of a team creating meaningful, independent and productive lives for those individuals that we serve

Being a

Medical Assistant

for our Health and Wellness Clinic has its Advantages!

As a Medical Assistant at Devereux, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:

  • The opportunity to work in a highly collaborative culture, with an incredibly supportive team

  • A fun and fast-paced environment

  • Competitive salary and amazing benefits

  • Gain valuable experience in the behavioral health field

At Devereux Adolescent Health and Wellness, we understand that the physical, hormonal and emotional changes that define puberty and the transition from childhood to adulthood are more effectively treated by an integrated care team specializing in the whole person health care that responds to unique health care needs of adolescents and young adults.

Devereux Adolescent Health and Wellnessis seeking a qualified individual to play a vital role on our team! The Medical Assistant will assist with the provision of medical services in the Health and Wellness clinic located in central Mesa! Our Medical Assistant will Obtain vitals, medical histories, and medical records on all clients. Facilitate communication between Doctor and client and following up with client inquiries. Assist with entering information in the electronic medical record (EHR).

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off policies and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.

Click on the following link to see why we are a great place to work: http://benefits.devereux.org .

Keywords: Medical Assistant, Certified Medical Assistant, MA, CMA, Outpatient, part-time, Medical Assistant Certificate, Front Office, Back Office

Requirements

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Medical Assistant Certificate AND High school diploma or (GED) required

  • Successful completion of Medical Assistant Externship

  • Strong customer service skills; Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Bilingual preferred

  • Must be 21 years of age or older (per licensing standards)

  • Valid Arizona Driver's License & pass DMV 39-month history check

  • Current AZ Fingerprint Clearance Card with no restrictions (or eligibility to obtain with no restrictions)

  • Pre-employment Physical and Job Demand Assessment (if applicable)

  • Drug test within 24hrs of offer w/ negative results  

About the Organization: The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.

EOE Statement: We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE