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Medical Assistant (23-101)

Agency Name: network180

Agency Contact: Rossemary Salinas

  • Position Type: Full Time
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • County: Kent
  • Salary Range: 17.24 per Hour
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  • Please include your resume when applying.

Position: Medical Assistant

Req.#: 23-101

FTE: FT, Non-Exempt

Unit: UAW

Department/Location: Access Center Department

Wage: $17.24 hourly, which equals to $35,862.76 annual salary. Comprehensive benefits package.

Medical Assistant

Network180 employees make a difference in people’s lives every day, making our community a better place to live. We are the community behavioral health organization responsible for the delivery of mental health, substance abuse treatment coordination, and developmental disabilities services for Kent County. We need individuals who are passionate about making a difference by helping others.

We are seeking a Medical Assistant to be responsible for direct service to clients in the clinical outpatient setting of a Psychiatric Services Clinic, the Greenwood Clinic, or Integrated Case Management. Network180’s Psychiatric Services is an urgent/emergent clinic that serves both adults and children with mental illness and substance use disorder needs.

The Psychiatric Stabilization Clinic is an outpatient clinic serving patients who come through the Access Center on a more urgent basis. The Greenwood Clinic is an outpatient clinic that serves adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who have mental illness and substance use disorder needs. Integrated Case Management is a Patient-Centered Behavioral Health Home that is based on the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) guidelines for the Patient-Centered Medical Home. This multidisciplinary team-based model includes: a psychiatrist, registered nurse, medical assistant, case managers, outpatient therapists and peer support. The team serves consumers with mental illness and substance use disorder needs with an emphasis on evidence-based therapeutic treatments.

This is a full-time regularly scheduled position, Monday to Friday, from 8 am to 5 pm.

Network180 has made the safety of our employees a priority. We provide Personal Protection Equipment to our employees and thorough safety and cleaning protocols are in place. Job interviews are being conducted via the internet or in person.


High School diploma or equivalent
Completion of a Medical Assistant certificate program from an accredited Medical Assistant program
Current valid CPR certification, or obtain within 6 months of hire
Education or training in the basics of medical terminology
Computer skills, including word processing, spreadsheets, database management and e-mail
Ability to work effectively in a multicultural environment and skills and capabilities of bridging language/cultural barriers to Network180 services within diverse communities


CMA certification through the American Association of Medical Assistants or the RMA certification through American Medical Technologists preferred
Strong understanding of services for psychiatric and substance disordered consumers, and a strong recovery philosophy, preferred
One year of experience as a Medical Assistant in a clinical setting, preferred
Experience working with an Electronic Health Record, preferred
Lived experiences with mental illness/developmental disabilities/substance use disorders valued

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed on the job description are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

For a detailed job description and responsibilities please see pdf document attached to this posting. Applications are accepted until position is filled. Network180 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Network180 participates on E-Verify.

Network180 is a drug and alcohol-free workplace, which includes the prohibition of medical and recreational marijuana use. Successful completion of a drug screen is part of our background check process.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Assistance with the application process may be requested through the Human Resources Department at 616 336-3909 or

We are committed to attracting a diverse and talented work force to meet the needs of our diverse community. Network180 offers an attractive benefit package including health, dental, vision, retirement plan, life insurance, and short- and long-term disability.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.”

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