Recovery Unplugged is hiring for a Full-Time Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) at our substance abuse treatment center facility located in South Austin! Recovery Unplugged has a cutting-edge approach to addiction treatment using creativity and music to break down defenses, engage clients in their treatment and inspire ongoing recovery. The work environment is energetic, and our organization is focused on client care and improving outcomes. We offer a competitive salary and healthcare benefits. Come join us today! START ASAP!
The Certified Medical Assistant ensures that clients are administered the correct dosages of non-narcotic medications at the correct times each day, following doctor’s orders. The CMA documents medication administration in our EMR (KIPU) and observes and reports any reactions from the medications. The CMA also takes and records vitals, draws blood, and prepares samples to be sent to the lab.
PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Orders and draws blood for laboratory tests. Phlebotomy experience preferred, but not required.
Obtains vital signs at designated intervals and documents in clients’ charts in EMR (KIPU).
Ensures the proper administration of non-narcotic medication to clients, following doctor’s orders, and documents all medication in clients’ charts.
Observes, documents, reports, and communicates to the nurse any reactions or side effects to medication administered.
Orders stock and clients’ medications from pharmacy.
Performs daily QA with clients’ medication box.
Assists nurse with intakes.
Updates nursing shift report.
Provides lab results to providers and uploads results to charts.
Scans medical records and documents to clients’ charts.
Inventories supplies for nursing station and orders, as needed.
Communicates effectively with nurse on duty.
Adheres to Recovery Unplugged, LLC's Policies & Procedures.
Performs other duties assigned by management or leadership.
Ensures compliance with all HHSC/DSHS and Joint Commission standards.
Maintain strict client confidentiality in accordance with Title 42CFR, Part 2 and 45CFR, Parts 160 and 194.
Maintains appropriate boundaries and ethical behavior at all times with clients, families, coworkers and other professionals.
Hold a current, valid Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) certification...
Are highly attentive to detail and able to follow instructions from nursing/medical team...
Have strong interpersonal communication skills...
Understand the unique demands of working in an environment with clients who are detoxing from drugs and alcohol...
Have a desire to work in substance abuse treatment and behavioral health...
Please send your resume and cover letter to be considered!
Serving our clients is our number one goal, and if you're passionate about helping others and want to contribute to an environment that cultivates change, submit your resume today!
Recovery Unplugged is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained staff. Minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Recovery Unplugged Austin
Why Work Here?Recovery Unplugged is a drug and alcohol treatment center with locations in Lake Worth, FL, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Austin, TX, Annandale, VA, and Nashville, TN. We use music as well as the 12 steps as a catalyst for recovery and a way to help build rapport with our clients and allow them to open up more easily. Our (new) methods have been proven time and time again to be ground breaking and extremely successful. By joining this team you are joining a movement that thrives on giving our clients the best care possible and making our employees feel like they part of something great. Serving our clients is our number one goal, and if you're passionate about helping others and want to contribute to an environment that cultivates change, submit your resume today! Recovery Unplugged is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained staff.
Recovery Unplugged provides quality client-centered care and utilizes modern, outcomes-based approaches in treating addiction.