Health Care Assistant
Company: Sea Mar Community Health Centers
Posted on: January 8, 2022
Sea Mar Community Health Centers, a Federally Qualified Health
Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization
committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human,
housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities,
specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar
proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity,
immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless
of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services
includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health
clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational
services. We are recruiting for the following position:
Sea Mar is a mandatory COVID-19 and flu vaccine organization
Health Care Assistant - Posting #22900
Temporary Full-time Health Care Assistant position available for
our medical clinic in Kent. The Health Care Assistant is a key
member of the patient care team, supporting the care team to ensure
patient receives current and ongoing primary care services in a
timely, courteous and professional manner at all times. The Health
Care Assistant will work collaboratively, efficiently and
effectively with other members of the care team, such as the
provider, Medical Assistants, on-site Integration Specialists, Care
Coordinators, Health Educators, Dietitians, and Behavioral Health
The care team works collaboratively to ensure improved health
outcomes, smooth patient flow throughout the care process, and
ultimately an exceptional experience for the patient. The Health
Care Assistant duties are include but are not limited to the
following: assist with provider referrals, scheduling appointments,
receive, document and return patient messages, coordinate needed
services both internally and externally, ensuring communication and
documentation for comprehensive patient care. The Health Care
Assistant will also be responsible for managing quality gap
reports, contacting patients and creating appointments and follow
up as needed. The Health Care Assistant may have other duties as
assigned such as but not limited to performing QI audits;
participation in organizational committees, performing retina
scanning and providing shadowing opportunities for new staff.
- The person in this position must demonstrate professionalism
and integrity at all times and must have the physical and emotional
stability and personality suited to meet the physical, mental,
emotional and social needs of the population served.
- Must possess high school graduation/GED or higher.
- Previous experience in Family Medicine is preferred.
- Must adhere to the Sea Mar Employee Health Screening
- Maybe asked to travel to other Sea Mar sites due to staffing
and patient needs.
- Bilingual in English and Spanish is required.
How to Apply:
To apply for this position, complete the online application and
click submit. If you have any questions regarding the position,
email Marlen Mendez, HCA at MarlenMendez@seamarchc.org
Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posted on 12/21/2021
External candidates will be considered after 12/24/2021
Please visit our website to learn more about us at www.seamar.org.
You may also apply thru our Career page at
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