Medical Assistant

Job Number:21-990-10090

Medical Administrative Assistant Job Summary:  If you're passionate about helping others and working to end homelessness, then come and join us at Community First! Village, the revolutionary and nationally recognized affordable housing development in East Austin.  Our team works with adults who have experienced chronic homelessness as they transition to permanent housing.  The individuals we serve are racially and culturally diverse and often have complex needs, including behavioral health issues, substance use disorders, and chronic medical conditions. 

This position requires cross training of clerical front office and medical support services.  Clerical duties will involve facilitating client flow, scheduling appointments, clinical chart audits, running reports, billing, record keeping, and inventory control.  Clinical duties include assisting medical and nursing staff in support of client care, such as obtaining vital signs and responding to medical emergencies, as well as facilitating communication and service coordination with other on-site providers.  Occasional travel may be required between sites for performance of both clinical and clerical duties. 

This position requires the use of initiative and independent judgement, and is responsible to the Program Manager for clerical duties and to Medical staff for quality of clinical performance.   

Medical Administrative Assistant Education: 

Required: 

    • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required. 

Medical Administrative Assistant License: 

Required: 

    • Current and valid driver's license and a clean driving record. 

Preferred: 

    • Certified Medical Assistant 

Medical Administrative Assistant Experience: 

Preferred: 

    • Graduated from an accredited post-secondary Medical Assistant program. 
    • Three years successful experience in customer service. 
    • Two years of progressively responsible experience in general office administrative work. 
    • Education and experience may be substituted for one another; registration or certification preferred. 

Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM with flexibility to meet the needs of the clients.

Salary: $16.27 an hour.

Sign-on incentive: Integral Care looking to grow our teams with talented and caring people just like you. Currently, we are offering a $2,000 sign-on incentive for all newly hired employees! All newly hired employees will receive $1,000 on their first paycheck and $1,000 on the paycheck following their six-month anniversary. 

Why join us: Integral Care has proudly served Travis County residents for the past 50 years. As the largest provider of behavioral health services in Travis County, we are dedicated to improving the lives of adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder and intellectual and developmental disabilities. 

By joining our team, you will find rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we can help improve the quality of life for the people we serve. Imagine your career at Integral Care!

Employee Benefits: 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision insurance

  • Generous vacation/holiday/sick leave 

  • Life and Short-term/Long-term Disability Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • 403(b) retirement account

  • 401(a) employer contribution retirement account

  • Gold's gym membership discount

  • Mileage reimbursement

Integral Care strives to maintain a diverse workforce. We encourage all to apply, including those who have knowledge and/or experience working with underserved populations, including Asian and Pacific Islander, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, and LGBTQA communities.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sex or age.

For specific positions, additional compensation may be available to those who are bilingual in both English and one of the following languages:  Spanish, Chinese, Vietnamese, Korean, or Burmese. (PM16)