Employer: Yakima Valley Farmworkers Clinic
This person will provide initial patient/clinic contact. He or she must be able to perform the varied functions of this position and at the same time be helpful and cordial to all patients.
Education: High School Diploma or GED.
Experience: 6 Months of relevant experience required. One year of experience as a Medical Receptionist strongly preferred and billing, cashier, and data entry experience preferred.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Bilingual English/Spanish, demonstrating the ability to communicate at level 9 on the ALTA language proficiency scale; have the ability to work under stressful conditions; exercise independent judgment and discretion; have a pleasant, courteous telephone manner; ability to handle irritated patients; ability to prioritize and handle a variety of tasks simultaneously; ability to work with frequent interruptions; knowledge of 10-key, Microsoft Windows/programs; and knowledge of medical billing insurance helpful.
We serve more than 166,000 patients across 24 medical clinics, 13 dental clinics, 8 pharmacies, and 57 program sites in two states. We are Level 3 Certified as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). With integrated services including medical, dental, pharmacy, orthodontia, primary care nutritional counseling, autism screening, and primary care behavioral health, YVFWC’s patient-centered model of care offers patients the full spectrum of care and shelter assistance, energy assistance, weatherization, HIV and AIDS counseling and testing, home visits, and four mobile medical/dental clinics.
Location: Walla Walla, WA
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ