Company Description: Berkshire Health Systems offers individuals the opportunity to work in an environment where they will be challenged, supported, and respected. As the region’s leading provider of comprehensive healthcare services, our employees are affiliated with an award winning teaching hospital, dedicated colleagues, and world class technology. The BHS family is proud to deliver the kind of advanced healthcare most commonly found in large metropolitan centers.
Medical Assistant II/Clinical Support Rep
$17.14 Per Hour
High School or Equivalent
Up to One Year
Medical Assistant - Preference: Required
THERE ARE TWO POSITIONS OPEN ONE IN PITTSFIELD AND ONE IN GREAT BARRINGTON MASS
-Two years of college or equivalent work experience preferred.
-High School diploma or equivalent required.
-Typing (40 WPM) required.
-CPR certification required within 3 months of employment required.
-Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program required
-Medical Assistant Certification preferred.
-One to Two years of administrative experience in a busy office, preferably a physician practice, is required.
-Experience working with clients with behavioral health, substance use and/complex social needs required.
-Excellent clerical/organizational skills required.
-Working knowledge of Window based PC applications required.
-Knowledge of Department specific services preferred.
-Insurance knowledge and billing experience strongly preferred.
-One to two years working in a busy physician office as a Medical Assistant strongly preferred.
-EKG experience required
-Experience in a team based environment strongly preferred
-Excellent interpersonal skills with proven ability and experience dealing with agitated/dissatisfied patients, family and physicians
-Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
-Ability to work effectively under pressure and in a fast paced environment
-Ability to handle multiple tasks at once
-Demonstrated competency in handling confidential and sensitive information required
-Excellent telephone skills required
-Sensitivity to diverse culture and cultural differences and demonstrated ability to read and follow written/verbal direction
-Knowledge of community services needed
-Self motivated and ability to be independent and flexible within a team framework
-Excellent oral and written communication skills
-Must be able to speak and write the English language in an understandable manner
-Injection experience required
-Desire to work with target population in a patient centered, team based environment
-Proven strong interpersonal, communication and team based skills
-Data entry skills preferred with working knowledge of Windows based PC applications required.
-Must meet the physical requirements of the position, as outlined in the job description available through the Human Resources department.
Please apply to our website at www.berkshirehealthsystems.org