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Certified Medical Assistant

Prelude Behavioral Services is a CARF accredited organization that provides residential substance abuse treatment to adults in the Iowa City area. We are seeking a full time Medical Assistant to provide support to our health care providers and patients.
The Medical Assistant:
  • Records patient information such as vital signs, COWS, reason for seeking care, and changes in medical history prior to each appointment
  • Assists the medical provider with patient education pertaining to their ongoing health care; results of labs, diet/exercise, laboratory preparation, treatment expectations
  • Supports patient care delivery by assisting medical provider during patient examination and treatment, including processing medical billing, collection of specimens including urine and blood, and administration of medications and injections
  • Answers telephone calls from patients, pharmacies, laboratories, and insurance carriers
  • Follows prescription refill procedures
  • Cleans and prepares office for patient appointment
  • Maintains accurate and current medical records
  • Ensures timely authorizations are submitted for patient medications and/or appointments with applicable third-party payors
  • Maintains adequate supply levels by inventorying stock, placing orders and verifying receipt
  • Provides CPR and First Aid training to Prelude employees

Candidates must be a Certified Medical Assistant or LPN. Two years of related experience in the area of behavioral health is preferred. The schedule for this position is Monday-Thursday 9a-6p and Friday 8a-5p with 1-hour lunch per day.

Salary and Benefits
Prelude offers a competitive compensation, PTO and benefits package; including a 401(k) with a company match. 
If you are interested in the opportunity to have an impact on the adults we serve and to play an integral role in ensuring a positive recovery experience for our patients, we invite you to apply. 
Prelude Behavioral Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabilities