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Eliot Community Human Services Psychiatric Medical Assistant in Everett, Massachusetts


Eliot is a leader in the Behavioral Health realm and provides an integrated and comprehensive network of services to adults with psychiatric disabilities that are evidence based, provide rehabilitation and hope to those in services. Eliot is known for our innovative clinical approach, high quality clinical training and for having the most talented people in community behavioral health services.

Eliot is seeking an experienced Psychiatric Medical Assistant with experience working with adults in the mental health realm . The ideal candidate will have strong skills in data management and multitasking. They will also show unwavering compassion to clients and the ability to work well as part of a multidisciplinary team.


  • Interview clients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height and Review of Systems as indicated.

  • Ensure clients are shown to examination rooms and prepare them for the physician.

  • Complete brief medical and health assessments with clients.

  • Reconcile medications and vaccines with other medical personnel.

  • Develop and implement systems to schedule appointments for clients.

  • As directed or indicated, provide education and wellness activities both individually and in groups.

  • Work Client Registries via Electronic Health Record, Microsoft Access, Excel or other database.

  • Monitor the database to identify and reach out to those needing services.

  • Automate and perform processes by phone or send letters to clients either overdue for medical care or out of compliance with the goals of their care.

  • Act as liaison to medical providers for health issues, documentation and other related information.

  • Triage prescriber messages

  • Provide education about medications to clients

  • Collaborate with a range of multidisciplinary team members to meet the needs of clients

  • Schedule, review and enter lab results.

Bilingual candidates preferred

Schedule: 9am-5pm Monday- Friday

Hourly Rate:

Non Certified Psych Med Assistant: $15.87 p/hr

Certified Psych Med Assistant: $18.27 p/hr

LPN Psych Med Assistant: $26.44 p/hr

*Eliot mandates COVID-19 vaccinations for employees, please discuss the requirements with the hiring manager during the interview process.

Exemptions: Medical and religious exemptions may be requested by completing an exemption form. Ask the hiring manager or recruiter about accessing the form.




  • Med Administration: Advanced

  • Computer Software Skills: Advanced

  • Ability to deal with fast pace setting: Advanced


  • Bilingual: Advanced

  • Communication Skills: Intermediate

  • Administrative Tasks: Intermediate



  • Associates or better in Nursing

Licenses & Certifications


  • Cert Medical Assistant



  • LPN



  • 3 years: Experience with the population