Medical Assistant will obtain client’s vital signs, temperature, blood sugar, and blood pressure. Demonstrate ability to explain glucose monitoring procedure to client and educate client as needed. May provide medical treatment coordination of future appointments for routine or ongoing care, take verbal orders and coordinate with attending physicians and pharmacies. Tracks orders and completion of needed labs for metabolic monitoring.
Shift: 8 hours per day, generally week day business and/or evening hours.
Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Pension, Wellness, and a generous PTO schedule
Associate Degree from an accredited medical assistant training program. Certification recommended, but not required.
Internal Number: REG110
About Regional Mental Health Center
Regional Mental Health Center, is a progressive, not-for-profit, comprehensive community mental health center, with over a dozen locations, located within 45-minutes southeast of downtown Chicago in Northwest Indiana. Regional is part of the system of private non-profit mental health centers that have successfully served Indiana for over 40 years. Regional Mental Health Center offers a comprehensive range of professional services to meet the mental health and addiction treatment needs of adults, children, and families. Services can vary from parenting or stress management classes for the general public, to crisis intervention services or hospitalization for an acute psychiatric episode. As an organization that specializes in providing behavioral health programs, Regional Mental Health Center also provides such services as counseling for marriage, child-related, and aging concerns, as well as treatment for addiction problems and serious mental illness. We provide individual, couple, group and family therapy, and psychopharmacology services at multiple locations. The Strawhun Center in Merrillville, Indiana has an inpatient program, which provides acute hospital care for mild ...to serious psychiatric disorders. Additionally, addictions programs are provided for adults needing residential care or intensive day treatment at both the East Chicago and Merrillville, Indiana locations. Outpatient psychotherapy groups for substance abusers are also provided at multiple locations.