Job Description

Legal Support Assistant
Req #: 23271
Department: Legal Support Psych
Facility Name: Behavioral Health Annex
City: Phoenix
Schedule: Regular - Full Time 40 Hours Per Week
Shift: Varied
Salary: (19) $16.10 - $25.76
Hours:
Job Details:
  • Under the direction of the Legal Services Manager, prepares time sensitive Superior Court filings as well as supplemental documents that are required in petitioning a patient for court ordered evaluation and treatment in Counties and Tribal Courts throughout Arizona. This includes performing all necessary filings as to maximize efficiency of patient care needs.

    Qualifications:

    Requires a High School Diploma or GED. An Associates or Bachelors degree in Business, Legal or other field is strongly preferred. Must have a minimum of two (2) years of executive secretarial or legal related experience that demonstrates an understanding of the required knowledge, skills and abilities. Notary Public certification or eligible to obtain certification. Must possess extensive computer skills and be proficient with MS Office suite such as Excel, Word, Power Point, Outlook, Visio and Access. Must possess good interpersonal and communication skills both verbally and in writing including knowledge of exceptional grammar, spelling & punctuation. Requires excellent organizational skills and the ability to maintain confidentiality standards. Must demonstrate knowledge and sound judgment when working with physicians, attorneys, superior court personnel and staff as well as demonstrating ability to set priorities, detailed oriented and works as a team member. Requires the ability to read, write and speak effectively in English.



Living our values
At Maricopa Integrated Health System, our values inspire us to dream big and reach high. And we’re delivering some of the most sophisticated care in the country, while making a genuine difference in the lives of our patients and each other. That's the power of an environment driven by values like respect, leadership, compassion and education.

We are:
  • Maricopa Medical Center, a critical care hospital - the largest teaching hospital in AZ
  • The Arizona Burn Center, a nationally renowned regional burn center- 2nd largest in the nation
  • A level 1 Trauma Center and emergency department
  • The Arizona Children’s Center at MIHS, a 24/7 Level 1 Pediatric Trauma Unit
  • The Comprehensive Healthcare Center
  • The Desert Vista Behavioral Health Center
  • 12 Family Health Centers located throughout Maricopa County
Come live these values and enjoy:
  • Competitive wages
  • Medical, dental and vision coverage
  • Arizona State Retirement System Plan with a lifelong pension upon retirement
  • Generous PTO + 10 holidays per year
MIHS is an equal opportunity employer.

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