Acupuncturist (PT)

The Acupuncturist provides direct patient care and is committed to upholding the mission of the Clinic as well as contributing to the wellness of the community.

Duties:

  • Provides diagnosis and discusses treatment plan with patients.

  • Performs therapeutic procedures as dictated by her/his licensure.

  • Ensures an appropriate environment for delivery of care by assisting, in general, with maintenance and housekeeping (e.g., maintaining equipment, locking and securing areas, and maintaining work areas in a clean, safe, and orderly fashion.

  • Works in collaboration with multi-disciplinary team to perform clinical assessments and develop treatment plans.

  • Participates in daily team huddle.

  • Documents all interactions in the patient’s medical record.

  • Completes all records and reports as assigned and supervised.

  • Participates in the community health center’s quality assurance activities and performs duties in accordance with applicable standards.

  • Develops and maintains skills by completing continuing education and seeking consultation from appropriate sources.

  • Makes follow-up appointments.

  • Attends all appropriate clinical updates, meetings, and trainings.

  • Maintains strictest confidentiality; adheres to HIPAA guidelines/regulations.

  • Participates as a team member.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Skills/Attributes:

  • Ability to proficiently and accurately read and write in English.

  • Excellent telephone and communication.

  • Proficient computer skills; ability to use multiple types of programs, i.e., word processing, electronic health record.

  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and perform efficiently and effectively in a stressful environment.

  • Ability to work in fast-paced setting.

  • Empathy and understanding of patients with special needs.

  • Ability to work effectively with people from diverse social, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.

Qualifications:

  • Valid/current Oregon Acupuncture license.

  • Two years’ experience as an Acupuncturist.

  • Experience with an electronic medical records system.

  • Ability to make accurate technical and visual observations of patients.

  • Ability to relate well to patients and staff.

  • Current CPR certification.

  • Ability to pass criminal background check and drug test.


Medical Assistant

The Medical Assistant will perform duties to assist the Clinic providers in the delivery of primary medical care as needed and within the parameters of their scope and/or certification.

Duties:

  • Prepares patients for provider, including greeting patients, patient check-in and check-out, questioning patients as to problems, recording chief complaint, obtaining vital signs and other lab work as indicated and prepares patients for individual treatment and appropriate examinations.

  • Assists providers in healthcare activities, performance of diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedures.

  • Helps keep providers on schedule; monitors and adjusts patient flow and limits interruptions.

  • Ensures an appropriate environment for delivery of healthcare by assisting, in general, with maintenance and housekeeping (e.g., maintaining equipment, locking and securing areas, and maintaining work areas in a clean, safe, and orderly fashion.

  • Ensures that exam rooms are appropriately stocked.

  • Participates in daily team huddle with assigned provider.

  • Collects viable specimens from the clinic’s patients, performs all in-house testing, prepares specimens/records for outside lab procedures and records lab results.

  • Records results of all appropriate labs in the patient’s medical record.

  • Gives injections only under the medical supervision of the provider.

  • Completes all records and reports as assigned and supervised.

  • Participates in the community health center’s quality assurance activities and performs duties in accordance with applicable standards.

  • Develops and maintains skills by seeking consultation from appropriate sources.

  • Receives telephone calls from patients, organizing provider’s priorities.

  • Makes follow-up telephone calls to patients on lab/radiology reports and makes appointments.

  • Attends all clinical updates, meetings and trainings.

  • Assists in tracking patient care in the OCHIN system.

  • Maintains strictest confidentiality; adheres to HIPAA guidelines/regulations.

  • Participates as a team member.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Skills/Attributes:

  • Ability to proficiently and accurately read and write in English.

  • Excellent telephone, communication and interviewing skills.

  • Proficient computer skills; ability to use multiple types of programs, i.e., word processing, electronic health record.

  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and perform efficiently and effectively in a stressful environment.

  • Ability to work in fast-paced setting.

  • Empathy and understanding of patients with special needs.

  • Ability to work effectively with people from diverse social, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.

Qualifications:

  • High School graduate with 1-3 years of experience in a primary medical care setting and/or completion of a medical assistant’s educational program at an accredited school.

  • Certification as a medical assistant preferred.

  • Experience with an electronic medical record.

  • Ability to learn to perform laboratory tests and willingness to assist other staff as necessary.

  • Ability to make accurate technical and visual observations of patients.

  • Ability to relate well to patients and staff.

  • Current CPR certification.

  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug test & background check.


Medical Assistant - Bilingual (Spanish)

Job Summary:

The Medical Assistant will perform duties to assist the Clinic providers in the delivery of primary medical care as needed and within the parameters of their scope and/or certification.

Duties:

  • Prepares patients for provider, including greeting patients, patient check-in and check-out, questioning patients as to problems, recording chief complaint, obtaining vital signs and other lab work as indicated and prepares patients for individual treatment and appropriate examinations.

  • Assists providers in healthcare activities, performance of diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedures.

  • Helps keep providers on schedule; monitors and adjusts patient flow and limits interruptions.

  • Ensures an appropriate environment for delivery of healthcare by assisting, in general, with maintenance and housekeeping (e.g., maintaining equipment, locking and securing areas, and maintaining work areas in a clean, safe, and orderly fashion.

  • Ensures that exam rooms are appropriately stocked.

  • Participates in daily team huddle with assigned provider.

  • Collects viable specimens from the clinic’s patients, performs all in-house testing, prepares specimens/records for outside lab procedures and records lab results.

  • Records results of all appropriate labs in the patient’s medical record.

  • Gives injections only under the medical supervision of the provider.

  • Completes all records and reports as assigned and supervised.

  • Participates in the community health center’s quality assurance activities and performs duties in accordance with applicable standards.

  • Develops and maintains skills by seeking consultation from appropriate sources.

  • Receives telephone calls from patients, organizing provider’s priorities.

  • Makes follow-up telephone calls to patients on lab/radiology reports and makes appointments.

  • Attends all clinical updates, meetings and trainings.

  • Assists in tracking patient care in the OCHIN system.

  • Maintains strictest confidentiality; adheres to HIPAA guidelines/regulations.

  • Participates as a team member.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Skills/Attributes:

  • Ability to proficiently and accurately read and write in English.

  • Fluent in Spanish.

  • Excellent telephone, communication and interviewing skills.

  • Proficient computer skills; ability to use multiple types of programs, i.e., word processing, electronic health record.

  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and perform efficiently and effectively in a stressful environment.

  • Ability to work in fast-paced setting.

  • Empathy and understanding of patients with special needs.

  • Ability to work effectively with people from diverse social, cultural and ethnic backgrounds.

Qualifications:

  • High School graduate with 1-3 years of experience in a primary medical care setting and/or completion of a medical assistant’s educational program at an accredited school.

  • Certification as a medical assistant preferred.

  • Experience with an electronic medical record.

  • Ability to learn to perform laboratory tests and willingness to assist other staff as necessary.

  • Ability to make accurate technical and visual observations of patients.

  • Ability to relate well to patients and staff.

  • Current CPR certification.

  • Ability to pass pre-employment drug test & background check.