Careers & Benefits

Medical Assistant

Company: Benchmark Human Services
Location: Santa Fe, NM
Category: Supported Living
Wage: $15.00
Sign-On Bonus: n/a


Join Benchmark Human Services and positively impact the lives of other people who are just like you! Benchmark is a national leader in providing programs to individuals with disabilities and mental illness. The Santa Fe office is seeking a qualified and caring person to work as a Medical Assistant. Successful applicants will attend paid training to obtain required certifications.

Schedule: Wednesday 3pm-7pm, and Thursday through Saturday 7am-7pm

Responsibilities Include:

  • Monitor compliance with the medication and health services policies and procedures
  • Monitor safety of individuals served with special emphasis to the tracking and prevention of medication errors
  • Support people being served to identify any questions or concerns they may have regarding their medical care, appointments, medications, etc.
  • ‘Person-directed’ is the approach to use in any interactions with guardians and consumer’s and team members
  • Interact with individuals in an emotionally supportive and therapeutic manner, and practice effective techniques for reinforcing appropriate individual behavior
  • Maintain medical files and assist the nurses with distribution of any updated information for the ‘home’ medical file
  • Maintain the inventory of medical and nursing forms, and order supplies as necessary
  • Assist with data entry as needed
  • Assist with medical appointment scheduling
  • Initiate the required medical forms to document appointments
  • Medication Administration as needed. Site-rounds to houses to verify medication compliance of the AWM staff


  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Voluntary benefits
  • Discount program
  • Paid Time Off and Sick Time Pay
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA)
  • Various shifts and locations
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Flexible hours (part-time, full-time, weekends, 12-hour shifts)


  • Valid Driver’s License and Auto Insurance required
  • College education preferred with a minimum of 2 years’ experience preferably in the field of medical or services to developmental disabilities
  • Medical Assistant License preferred

 Benchmark Human Services is an EOE/AAP Employer. Veterans, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates can apply online at

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