Certified Medical Assistant - Behavioral Health at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/5/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Killeen, TX
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  • Job Family
    Physician Services
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


Certified Medical Assistant – Behavioral Health - AdventHealth Central Texas

Practice Address: 2301 S Clear Creek Rd, Killeen, TX 76549

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.
  • Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.
  • Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.
  • Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average
  • Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from
  • Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.
  • Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time – Day Shift

You Will Be Responsible For:

Perform clinical and clerical duties for physician clinic.

Answer telephones in a professional and courteous manner, take messages in the EHR system and task to proper Care Team Member.

Schedule new and follow-up appointments

Communicate appropriately and clearly to patients, co-workers, office manager, physicians and administration.

Ability to understand the process of insurance verification, referrals, authorizations and when they are needed.

Perform all parts of patient care as a Medical Assistant.

Confirm all necessary documents have been obtained to treat patient, including any necessary referral documentation.

Check patient out after the provider is done with exam by ensuring the patient has appropriate documents before leaving – this includes their Patient Plan and any orders they need to complete.

Other duties as assigned or requested.


What You Will Need:

High School education

Completion of Medical Assisting Training/courses

Medical Assistant Certification or completion of certification within 1 year of hire

BLS certification required within 90 days of hire

Bilingual (English/Spanish) is preferred.

Prior behavioral health experience is preferred.

Job Summary:

Certified Medical Assistant to work in a Medical Clinic with one or more physicians. Skilled Medical Assistant able to keep patient records confidential and up to date. Works closely with physicians to treat patients and ensure patients are provided quality patient care. Flexible to work in other areas of the physician group as needed and can work with multiple host systems.  Works under supervision of Director or designee and assists Physician with clinic needs.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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