Support Positions

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Residential Assistant

We are looking for Residential Assistants to work in our residential treatment facilities.  Applicants should be comfortable working with a wide variety of clients, from varying backgrounds.  Residential Assistants at Family Health Center are self-motivated and compassionate.

Requirements/Skills:

  • High School, GED or equivalent;
  • Valid unrestricted Driver License;
  • Maintain all certifications necessary to fulfill the responsibilities of this position including HIV/AIDS certification, Annual TB Test and results, current CPR and First Aid, and as well as attending other required training (some can be obtained after hire);
  • Proof of immunizations and vaccines, or be willing to be immunized.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication;
  • Conflict resolution skills;
  • Experience and competency with electronic health records;
  • Customer focused attitude; 
  • Self motivated;
  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish a plus.

Residential Assistants at Family Health Center are key members of the patient’s support team.  They make regular rounds to ensure that resident areas are safe and secure, oversee medication calls; support clinical and operational initiatives such as Patient Centered Medical Home; answer phones/greet vendors/provide information about services; and are able to work varied shifts. 

Medical Assistant

We are recruiting for a Medical Assistant to work in our medical clinics.  Applicants should be comfortable working with a diverse population of patients, from differing socio-economic backgrounds.  Medical Assistants at Family Health Center enjoy working with people, have a passion for healthcare, provide excellent customer service and work under stressful situations, yet remain calm.

We need someone who enjoys working with people, has a passion for healthcare, can provide great customer service, can follow directions, complete jobs tasks, work under stressful situations yet remain calm, and is self motivated. You would work directly with a medical provider documenting patient charts accurately and efficiently while performing the following and other tasks; rooming patients, medication refills per protocol, lab draws, family planning visits, receiving and entering telephone messages, relaying messages to patients per provider direction, reviewing and preparing for the next day visits and immunization administration. Medical Assistants interact with patients and colleagues in person and by phone on a daily basis. The MA must be able to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment. Other duties to be assigned.

Ideal candidates will have successful completion of a minimum of one academic year of post-secondary education in a medical assisting program from an accredited educational institution. FHC prefers an AA degree in medical assisting. Along with education, the right Medical Assistant will perform childhood immunizations, be proficient in medical terminology and medical office procedures. Must be up to date and provide proof of all immunizations and vaccinations.  Bilingual English/Spanish a plus.

Candidates must be “ACTIVE” Certified through the State of Washington with at least 6 mos. – 1 year of experience in Medical Assisting. The right assistant will be outgoing, friendly, professional, possess a positive attitude and have the ability to effectively communicate and interact with a diverse population of patients.  Valid CPR / First Aid card needed.

Receptionist

Do you possess exceptional customer service skills? Do you have a passion for assisting the underserved and uninsured population we have as patients? can you work along side a diverse group of individuals? As the first point of contact with FHC, we are looking for someone who possess exceptional customer service skills, has a great positive attitude, is friendly, has a professional demeanor and has a passion to serve our patients. An average day would include answering calls to the medical clinic routing them to them proper department or person, and answering calls from vendors with courtesy and enthusiasm. The right person will become a member of the Reception Team.

Our ideal candidate will have:

A high school diploma or GED

Knowledge of basic medical terminology

1-3 years previous experience in customer service

Be able to diffuse stressful situations

Worked as administrative office support.

Proficiency in computer skills, office equipment, and Microsoft Office.

Prior Medical office experience a plus.

Very strongly prefer bilingual oral and written communication.