Description

International Community Health Services (ICHS)
Job Description: This position is eligible for a $1,000 sign & stay bonus!

Summary
This position performs a variety of patient care and administrative duties to ensure the efficient operations of the clinic.

Duties and Responsibilities
1. Assists Provider to ensure patient treatment runs smoothly and efficiently for both the Provider and patient.
2. Performs a variety of clinical tasks such as taking vital signs, collecting specimens, handling and processing lab specimens, assisting with procedures as requested and directed by Provider, nurses and other health care professionals, performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures and other procedures as ordered and supervised by Providers, giving immunization shots and other Medical Assistant functions.
3. Assists Providers and nurses with small, non-invasive tasks such as taking vital signs, bandaging wounds, and operating medical machinery.
4. Monitors clinic flow and performs duties as necessary to ensure efficiency of patient care.
5. Administers infant/adolescent/adult immunizations, maintain and update external immunization records. Accurately document patient and clinical information into electronic health record (EHR).
6. Provides interpretation services for patients and Providers. Contact patients as requested by clinical staff.
7. Uses Standard Precautions, proper body mechanics and WISHA/OSHA guideline. Disinfect and/or sterilize instruments and equipment used in treatment or procedures.
8. Performs a variety of tasks such as keeping exam and procedure rooms fully-stocked; keep medical and clinical areas neat and clean; order medical supplies and maintain inventory.
9. Actively participates in team meetings; prepare patient and clinical reports as assigned.
10. Comply with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations, standards and ICHS policies and procedures.
11. Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements
1. Education –
a. High school diploma or equivalent.
b. Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant Program.
i. Medical Assistant Certification or Medical Assistant Interim Certification required. Medical Assistant Interim Certification must be updated to a Medical Assistant Certification prior to expiration of Medical Assistant Interim Certification.
c. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification preferred.
i. If BLS certification is not current, classes will be offered at ICHS and certification will be required within 3 months of hire.
2. Experience – One year in a healthcare setting preferred. Experience with using electronic health record (EHR) preferred; bilingual English and Asian or Spanish language preferred.
Location: Bellevue, WA 98005
Status: Open

Information

How to Apply: Please send your CV to:
International Community Health Services
Human Resources – Attn: Lisa Hansen
P O Box 3007
Seattle, WA 98114-3007
Or Email:
Closing Date: Until Filled
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