Schedules patients with providers using provider scheduling templates and directs incoming calls to the clinic appropriately.
Education: High School Diploma or GED.
Experience: One-year of experience as a Medical Receptionist or clerical work preferred.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Bilingual English/Spanish (except Spokane), Portland Bilingual English/appropriate foreign language based on demographics of the area. Demonstrates ability to communicate at level 9 on the ALTA language proficiency scale; knowledge of medical terminology or willingness to learn; ability to work under stressful conditions; exercise independent judgment and discretion; have a pleasant, courteous telephone manner, ability to deal with difficult patients; ability to prioritize and handle a variety of tasks simultaneously; and the ability to work with frequent interruptions.
The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YVFWC) is the largest community health center in the Pacific Northwest. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the highest quality care and offering them affordable health care options. YVFWC provides comprehensive medical, dental and social services in 15 Pacific Northwest communities. Our medical and dental services are complemented by behavioral health services, nutrition services, drug and alcohol treatment, an HIV/AIDS clinic, community health services, the Northwest Community Action Center (which provides employment, training, mentoring and other case management and referral services), and a mobile medical and dental unit.
Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic - 19 months ago
The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YVFWC) is the largest community health center in the Pacific Northwest. We are dedicated to providing...