Peak Vista Community Health Centers

Colorado Springs, CO

Medical Assistant - Pain and Wellness Center

Posted 13 days ago

Job Description

Title: Medical Assistant - Pain and Wellness Center
ID: 5417, 4024
Department Location: Pain & Wellness Center 340 Printers Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80910
Category: Nursing / Allied Health / Clinical Support

Peak Vista Community Health Centers is a nonprofit health care organization whose mission is to provide exceptional health care to people facing access barriers through clinical programs and education. We provide integrated health care services to include medical, dental and behavioral health throughout 27 outpatient health centers within El Paso, Teller, Lincoln, Adams, Elbert and Kit Carson counties. We deliver care with our strong Hospitality culture. Our organization has over 950 employees and serves more than 94,000 patients annually in the Pikes Peak and East Central regions of Colorado. Peak Vista is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC).



Job Location: Pain and Wellness Center, 340 Printers Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80910

Compensation (Pay): $16.43 to $18.90 based on experience.

Qualifications:

Education: Registered/Certified Medical Assistant or Colorado EMT required.

Work Experience: Relevant healthcare experience preferred.

Certificates & Licenses: MA/EMT certificate and current CPR (BCLS) certification required

Job Summary:
Provides patient care under the direction of a licensed healthcare provider. Schedules appointments and performs the necessary intake functions for arriving patients, assists in questions, directs telephone calls, and other patient service duties. Performs routine clinical and administrative duties in support of provider, patient, and assigned area. The Medical Assistant contributes to the success of the clinic by ensuring the quality of care provided to the patient.

*Successful candidates will complete pre-employment screening; which includes, but is not limited to a Criminal Background check. Peak Vista Community Health Centers is a drug and alcohol free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

**PVCHC participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. E-Verify is an Internet-based system that compares information from an employees I-9 to data from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Social Security Administration Records. To learn more, visit: everify.com