Chestnut Health Systems

Medical Assistant Coordinator

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# Positions
Regular Full-Time
Medical Assistant


Chestnut Health Systems is a leading provider of behavioral and primary health care services. Over four decades, Chestnut has grown to over 700 committed, compassionate employees providing substance use, mental health and primary care treatment to patients in Central and Southern Illinois. We provide fully integrated care for all of our patients by combining behavioral health care services with our community-based primary care health centers. Chestnut also conducts research and training throughout the U.S.A, as well as provides employee assistance programs internationally.


Chestnut Health Systems is seeking a full-time Medical Assistant Coordinator to work within our Chestnut Family Health Center at our Bloomington, IL facility.


  • Provide medical assistant duties on assigned shifts.
  • Supervise assigned medical assistant staff under the supervision of the Nurse Manager.


  • Must have a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent with a minimum of three (3) years’ prior experience (five (5) years’ preferred), as a Certified Medical Assistant or Certified Nursing Assistant in an ambulatory setting.
  • Three (3) years’ supervisory experience in an ambulatory setting required.
  • Medical Assistant certification or Certified Nursing Assistant certification required.
  • Must have ability to effectively direct and supervise assigned staff.
  • Good oral and written communication skills are required.
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills required.
  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing and to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public.
  • Requires basic computer skills and experience to include MS Word, MS Excel, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat and an electronic medical record (EMR) and the ability to assist in a variety of common office procedures.
  • Satisfactory completion of Chestnut’s background checking process.

This full-time position includes an excellent compensation and benefits package including health, dental, life, and disability insurance, a retirement savings plan with company match, generous paid time off benefits, and more.


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Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with recovery experience.


EOE – Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled


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