Company: Southwest Behavioral Health Services
Posted on: August 9, 2019
Southwest Behavioral & Health Services (SB&H) is a large and
fast growing, non-profit community-based provider of behavioral
health services. We are a leader in development and delivery of
services in the areas of housing, residential care, prevention
services, outpatient services to children, incarcerated persons and
dually diagnosed adults (SMI/SA). We are an innovative leader in
behavioral health, our services are client directed-outcome
informed, evidence-based and include treatment of co-occurring
disorders, the FAST model in prevention services, the Arizona
Treatment Initiative for children and families, and the Recovery
Model for persons with serious mental illness. We have locations
throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area, rural Maricopa County,
Gila, Pinal, Mohave, Coconino, and Yavapai Counties. We are a
well-established voice in the community with more than 115 sites,
over one thousand employees, and 40 years' experience.
Join Southwest Behavioral & Health for exceptional growth
opportunities driven by our promote-from-within philosophy. We
provide an EXCELLENT compensation and benefits package, including
immediate participation in our 403(b) program with 20% company
match after 1 year of service. Generous PTO includes 2 weeks of
vacation your 1st year (available after 6 months) and increased
vacation accruals after 2, 5 and 10 years of service! We offer low
cost medical, dental, STD, LTD, and Life coverage for employees.
Other great benefits include 10 paid holidays, sick time, vision,
tuition reimbursement, prescription drug discounts, chiropractic
services, and much more.
We are currently seeking a Medical Assistant to join our Prescott
Valley Outpatient Clinic. This is a full time postion with working
hours Monday - Friday between 8am-7pm.
In this position you will be responsible for providing effective
customer service to both internal and external SBH customers. Take
vital signs of consumer and communicates results to prescribers.
Process medication refill requests. Process med issues, prior
authorizations, and monitors lab results. Processes requests for
Prescriber transfers. Manages Prescriber schedules (blocking
documentation time, meetings, etc.). Establishes, updates and
maintains all program client databases and scheduling consumer
appointments. Makes requested client contact calls for customer
service follow-up and complaint resolution. Participates in the
assessment of consumer eligibility and entitlement. Coordinates
care and needs in accordance with established policies, procedures
and clinical protocols. Processes lab results, requests for
medication refills/issues and requests for prescriber transfers.
Maintains accurate, thorough and current documentation of contact
with consumers and services received/provided. Performs general
clerical duties for the clinic as requested/assigned by Doctors,
Program and/or Administrative Coordinator. Prepares clients/charts
for Psychiatrist both adult and children. Receives direction from
Program Coordinator/Director and works as a team with the CSR's and
other clinical/medical staff.
Requires a completed High School Diploma or G.E.D and Completion of
a medical assistant program. Must maintain good consumer
relationships, possess excellent verbal and written communication
skills and be able to identify priorities and stay organized. Must
possess good clerical aptitude and knowledge of business English.
Requires prior clerical experience with preferably in a behavioral
health setting. Consideration given for course work in lieu of part
of the experience requirements. Bilingual, English/Spanish speaking
preferred. MA Certification plus two years' experience, preferably
in a clinical setting is highly preferred but not required.
Keywords: Southwest Behavioral Health Services, Prescott , Medical Assistant, Healthcare , Prescott, Arizona
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