Health Care Access Associate, Half-Time benefit eligible

Health Care Access Associate

Summary:
Health Care Access Associates are responsible for ensuring the Admitting standards of customer service align with our Values of Excellence, Partnership, Integrity, and Compassion by acting as a liaison between the Hospital and the patients, the general public, and the medical community. They are primarily responsible for completing an efficient and organized registration, admission and insurance verification of all inpatients and outpatients. Excellent customer service skills are crucial in this role, as the Health Care Access Associates must ensure that accurate information is collected, that they are always sensitive to the confidentiality of this information, and that patients are aware of their rights as determined by HIPAA regulations and company policy.

Health Care Access Associates are responsible for identifying areas for process improvement and developing recommendations for solutions, resolving customer service issues, conducting analysis for the department as necessary and performing other specific job duties as required.

Education/Experience/Minimum Qualifications: 2 years of previous registration experience in a Health Care setting preferred. Ability to understand and solve complex problems dealing with governmental entitlement programs, commercial insurance requirements, contractual obligations, and reporting requirements. Knowledge and understanding of the current trends in insurance billing and other third party reimbursement issues. Embraces the Ocean Beach Hospital & Medical Clinic Values of Excellence, Partnership, Integrity, and Compassion. Experience in efficiently using a computer and accurately entering data. CPR certification required within 6 months of hire. Experience in a leadership role is preferred.

While not required, education or certifications in the following areas are helpful: Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) through the National Association of Healthcare Access Management (NAHAM), Completion of a medical terminology course, and Bilingual – Spanish preferred.

Reports to: Business Office Manager
Status: Half-time (between 20 – 39 hours per week)
Shift: Typically swing and night shifts, including weekends but must be flexible to work other shifts as needed.

Certified Medical Assistant/Licensed Practical Nurse, Full-Time Temporary Assignment

Certified Medical Assistant/Licensed Practical Nurse, full-time temporary assignment

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and subspecialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records.

This position is located in the Ocean Beach Medical Clinic. We offer general surgery, orthopedics, total joint replacements, and eye surgery. As a team player, the ability to manage self and work with all departments in a professional and courteous manor is necessary. This position requires you to be on your feet and moving at a fast pace for 8 hours/per day. A positive and friendly attitude as well as being a team player is a must. Must be knowledgeable in computer use.

This position requires the CMA/LPN to be able to operate an ECG machine and other equipment within the clinic. Must be flexible to adjust as needed to fill gaps in staffing needs. The ability to balance working independently but in a team environment is required. The ability to communicate with staff and patients in a friendly, caring and professional manner is required. Accurate vital signs are a must. Comfortable with referrals, childhood immunizations, and phlebotomy is preferred.

Requirement: Must be a Certified Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse. Must have a current Medical Assistant or Licensed Practical Nurse license through the Washington State Department of Health. CPR certification required. Preferred: Previous multi-specialty clinic experience as well as phlebotomy experience preferred.

Report to: Clinic Manager
Status: Full-Time, temporary assignment available from April 7th through June 11th
Schedule: Day Shift, Monday through Friday

Naselle Clinic Certified Medical Assistant, Full-Time

Certified Medical Assistant, full-time

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and subspecialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records.

This position is located in the Naselle Medical Clinic. We offer general surgery, orthopedics, total joint replacements, and eye surgery. As a team player, the ability to manage self and work with all departments in a professional and courteous manor is necessary. This position requires you to be on your feet and moving at a fast pace for 8 hours/per day. A positive and friendly attitude as well as being a team player is a must. Must be knowledgeable in computer use.

This position requires the CMA to be able to operate an ECG machine and other equipment within the clinic. Must be flexible to adjust as needed to fill gaps in staffing needs. The ability to balance working independently but in a team environment is required. The ability to communicate with staff and patients in a friendly, caring and professional manner is required. Accurate vital signs are a must.

Requirement: Must be a Certified Medical Assistant or become certified within 1 year of hire. Must be eligible for a Medical Assistant Phlebotomy license through the Washington State Department of Health and apply within 3 days of hire. CPR certification required within 6 months of hire. Preferred: Previous multi-specialty clinic experience as well as phlebotomy experience preferred.

Report to: Clinic Manager
Status: Full-Time
Schedule: 10 hour Day Shift, Monday through Thursday

Medical Receptionist, Full-Time

Clinic Medical Receptionist, Full-Time

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and subspecialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records.
This position is located in the Medical Clinic. As a team player, the ability to manage self and work with all departments in a professional and courteous manor is necessary. This position is responsible for but not limited to:
• Efficient and orderly admission of clinic patients.
• Ensures that accurate information is collected.
• Handles routine patient inquiries and problems.
• Ensures that all incoming telephone calls are promptly and courteously answered and routed to the correct extension within the clinic.
• Filing of documents and maintaining patient files,
• Retrieving patient’s files, and copying and making ready patient files for consulting appointments in a timely manner.
• Insurance verification
• Accurately filing in a numeric system.

The ability to multitask and balance working independently but in a team environment is required. A compassionate attitude toward patients is required. Your ability to communicate with staff and patients in a friendly, caring and professional manner is required.

This position requires you to be on your feet and moving at a fast pace for 8 hours/per day. A positive and friendly attitude as well as being a team player is a must. 12 months experience in a Medical Clinic preferred. Must be knowledgeable in computer use.

Reports to: Clinic Manager
Shift: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm or 9:00 – 5:30 pm Monday through Friday
Status: Full-Time, benefit eligible

Medical Technologist, Half-Time

Laboratory Technologist

The Ocean Beach Hospital is a 15 bed not-for-profit Critical Access Hospital located on the rural Long Beach Peninsula. The Long Beach Peninsula is home to a new national park, two historic lighthouses, renowned restaurants, cranberry bogs, and oyster farms and is saturated with natural beauty and history, art shops, horseback riding, and fishing charters; it makes for an area with something for everyone.

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and subspecialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records. We offer general surgery, orthopedics, total joint replacements, and eye surgery. As a team player, the ability to manage self and work with all departments in a professional and courteous manor is necessary.

Generalist Medical Technologist is responsible for all aspects of the laboratory (BC LH 750, AcT Diff, Vitros 5.1, Vitros-ECQi, ACL Elite, BB Gel, Microscan, Bactec 9050, Opti CCA-ST blood gas and phlebotomy) performing moderate and high complex level testing. This includes working in the Microbiology section and responsibility for Quality Control, Preventive Maintenance and all aspects of Testing.

Qualifications include BS in Medical Technology or AS in Medical Laboratory Technology and successful completion of ASCP or equivalent certification. Must obtain State of Washington Medical Assistance License within 3 months of hire.

Immediate Supervisor: Ancillary Services Manager
Type: Half-Time ( 20 – 39 hours per week)
Shift: TBD

Speech Therapist, on-call

Speech Therapist

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and subspecialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records.

Job Summary: Assesses and evaluates patients and establishes appropriate plan of care in accordance with the physician based on realistic functional treatment goals. Provides direct patient treatments within the Speech Language Pathologist scope of practice with the goal of restoring function and maximizing patient performance in areas including but not limited to: Dysphagia (including Modified Barium Swallow studies), language/cognitive disorders, speech/voice disorders. Patients population includes: adults and geriatrics in acute inpatient, swing bed and outpatient settings. Observes, records and reports the patient’s response to treatment and any adverse changes in the patient’s condition to the physician and appropriate medical staff. Instructs and advises patients, families, caregivers and other health team members as appropriate to assist in reaching the goals of the plan of care and maintaining patient confidentiality. Completes documentation as required and submits per hospital policy. Attends hospital orientation, meetings, case conferences and in service as requested/required. Obtains authorization for treatment as required and coordinates the plan of care with the physician, patient and other disciplines through verbal or written communication. SLP is responsible for remaining current in speech language pathology trends and knowledge. Ability to organize groups of people toward completion of designated projects, ability to self start projects and ability to communicate ideas well is preferred.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Certification/Licensing/Registration: current Washington state license in good standing.
• Master’s degree with a major in Speech Pathology from an approved/accredited program.
• Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Pathology granted by the American Speech-Language Hearing Association.
• Medical setting experience required with two years experience preferred.
• Must be self-directed and able to work with little supervision and have appropriate clinical judgment and communication skills.
• Able to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to the adult and geriatric populations served. Evaluation/treatment to include but not limited to Dyspahgia (including Modified Barium Swallow studies), language/cognitive disorders, speech/voice disorders.
• Requires the ability to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative (service-oriented) working relationship with patients, families, customers and co-workers.

Reports to: Chief Nursing Officer
Status: On-Call
Shift: Varies
Location: Ocean Beach Hospital

Family Practice Provider

Family Practice Provider

Do you have a passion for getting to know and caring for generations of families and want to put down roots somewhere?
Do you enjoy participating in community outreach programs?
Do you want to be part of a team that strives for excellence and innovation to meet the health care needs of the community we serve?

If so, we’d like to hear from you. We offer an excellent compensation and benefits package including malpractice insurance, retirement plan, and relocation assistance.

The Ocean Beach Hospital is a 15 bed not-for-profit Critical Access Hospital located on the scenic Long Beach Peninsula. The Long Beach Peninsula is home to a new national park, two historic lighthouses, renowned restaurants, cranberry bogs, and oyster farms. The Long Beach peninsula is saturated with natural beauty and history, art shops, horseback riding, clamming and numerous river and ocean fishing opportunities; it makes for an area with something for everyone.

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to a Telestroke program, advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and sub-specialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records.

We offer general surgery and eye surgery.

The Ocean Beach Medical Clinic is looking for a Family Practitioner to take over an existing outpatient/inpatient practice, including controlled pain management, and be busy right away. The primary population for the service area is geriatric but we are looking to offer services focused on family care as well.

Most of the current primary care providers and specialists have been practicing here for years due to the excellent team of providers and caregivers and because of their commitment to the community and to their colleagues. A predictable schedule offers time to enjoy the many amenities offered in and around the South Western Washington Coast.

Minimum Qualifications/Requirements:
• M.D. or D.O. required
• Current or eligible for a license through the State of Washington
• Family Practice Adult Core Privileges required
• Family Practice Pediatric/Newborn Core Privileges preferred
• Family Practice Obstetrics/Gynecology Core Privileges preferred
• Successful completion of an approved three-year family practice residency training program with fulfillment or establishment of active candidacy for board certification within the requirements of the applicant’s American Specialty Board is preferred.
• Provision of inpatient service (adult) to a minimum of 100 inpatients during the last three (3) years, with some activity documented in each of the three (3) years and without significant quality variations identified.
• CPR certification is required within 6 months of hire

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer
Type: Exempt
Schedule: Monday through Friday day shift, call rotation is for 1 week (including weekends) at a time 24/7 and is shared with 2 other Providers.
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience.

Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Nursing Assistant, On-Call

Certified Medical Assistant/Certified Nursing Assistant

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and sub-specialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records.

This position is located in the Medical Clinic. We offer general surgery, orthopedics, total joint replacements, and eye surgery. As a team player, the ability to manage self and work with all departments in a professional and courteous manor is necessary. This position requires you to be on your feet and moving at a fast pace for 8 hours/per day. A positive and friendly attitude as well as being a team player is a must. Must be knowledgeable in computer use.

This position requires the CMA/CNA to be able to operate an ECG machine and other equipment within the clinic. Must be flexible to adjust as needed to fill gaps in staffing needs. The ability to balance working independently but in a team environment is required. The ability to communicate with staff and patients in a friendly, caring and professional manner is required. Accurate vital signs are a must.

Requirement: Must be a Certified Medical Assistant or become certified within 1 year of hire. Must have a current Certified Nursing Assistant license for the CNA position. For the CMA position, must apply for a Medical Assist license within 3 days of hire. CPR certification required within 6 months of hire. Preferred: Previous multi-specialty clinic experience as well as phlebotomy experience preferred.

Report to: Clinic Manager
Status: Irregular – On Call
Schedule: Varies, Clinic hours are 8:30am – 5:30pm Monday through Friday

RN, Per Diem

Department: Med/Surg

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and subspecialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records.

Position Summary / Qualifications:

The ability to multitask and balance working independently but in a team environment is required. A compassionate attitude toward patients is required. Your ability to communicate with staff and patients in a friendly, caring and professional manner is required.

This position requires you to be on your feet and moving at a fast pace. A positive and friendly attitude as well as being a team player is a must. This position requires the nurse to work in any nursing position, including Charge Nurse,as appropriate.  The days and assignments may vary depending on the week.  You must be abile to manage staff and work with all departments in a professional and courteous manner.  The position may be required to cover the Floor, Emergency Room, Float, Chemotherapy and Outpatients.  Patients triage and the ability to multitask is a must.  During the shift you will need to take direction from the Charge Nurse on duty while working in various positions.  As the Charge Nurse, you will take direction from the Clinical Nurse Manager.  The person in this position will need to be flexible and able to change direction to fill in where needed at any given time. 

You must be a Registered Nurse with current WA license.  One year minimum RN experience required, ACLS and CPR, PALS and TEAM or TNCC certification within in six months of hire.  Past Charge Nurse, Med/Surg, Chemo, ER and Triage experience preferred, able to work well independently as well as a team.  Good professional communication skills, both written and verbal, is a must.

Immediate Supervisor:Clinical Nurse Manager

Type: Per Diem

Shift:Days and shifts may vary

Location:Ocean Beach Hospital

Continuously Accepting Applications

Laboratory Assistant, On-Call

Lab Assistant/Phlebotomist

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and subspecialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records.

Lab Assistant performs phlebotomy on all age groups and collects body fluid sampled from patients for analysis. Clear documentation and record keeping skills are a must. The Lab Assistant must provide superior customer service with patients, staff, and providers by exhibiting a courteous and respectful manner on a daily basis. OBH promotes EPIC values and customer service. We require Excellence, Partnership, Integrity, and Compassion from all of our staff members.

Assists Laboratory staff by preparing appropriate paperwork for completion of laboratory tests; answers telephones; filing patient orders, faxing results, entering orders into Hospital Information System, and may assist with patient preparation according to departmental policies and procedures. Laboratory Assistant may perform waived testing after proving competency. Performs all other assigned tasks as required.

Requirements and Minimum qualifications:
High school diploma or GED required. Six months experience, nationally recognized certification required within one year of hire, and experience with Meditech or Healthland preferred. Must be Washington State Medical Assistant eligible/licensed, Category A required, B preferred.

Immediate Supervisor: Ancillary Services Manager

Type: Irregular (as needed/on-call)

Shift: Varies. Must be available to work all shifts between the hours of 5:00am and 9:00pm.

Location: Ocean Beach Hospital

Healthcare Access Associate, On-Call

Healthcare Access Associate

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and sub-specialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward continuously improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and has recently implemented an Electronic Medical Record.

Health Care Access Associates are primarily responsible for completing an efficient and organized registration, admission and insurance verification process with all inpatients and outpatients. Excellent customer service skills are crucial in this role, as the Health Care Access Associates must ensure that accurate information is collected, that they are always sensitive to the confidentiality of this information, and that patients are aware of their rights as determined by HIPAA regulations and company policy.

Health Care Access Associates are responsible for identifying areas for process improvement and developing recommendations for solutions, resolving customer service issues, conducting analysis for the department as necessary and performing other specific job duties as required.

Education/Experience/Minimum Qualifications: 2 years of previous registration experience in a Health Care setting preferred. Ability to understand and solve complex problems dealing with governmental entitlement programs, commercial insurance requirements, contractual obligations, and reporting requirements. Knowledge and understanding of the current trends in insurance billing and other third party reimbursement issues.

Experience in efficiently using a computer and accurately entering data. CPR certification required within 6 months of hire. While not required, education or certifications in the following areas are helpful: Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) through the National Association of Healthcare Access Management (NAHAM), Completion of a medical terminology course, and Bilingual.

Report to: Business Office Manager
Status: Irregular – On Call
Schedule: All shifts, all days

Certified Nursing Assistant, On-Call

Certified Nursing Assistant

Department: Med/Surg

Our organization values excellence, integrity, compassion, and partnership in all aspects of operation. The hospital provides access to advanced imaging technology, Laboratory, MRI, CT scan, and Life Flight capabilities for major trauma transports. We have a strong network of primary care and subspecialty providers on staff including a full-time Oncology Infusion program. The hospital works toward constantly improving its facilities and acquiring new technology to keep pace with the advances of health care and is currently in the process of implementing an Electronic Medical Records.

Position Summary:
This position requires the Certified Nursing Assistant to be able to work on the medical surgical floor caring for a verity of patients of all ages. During your shift you will need to take direction form the Charge Nurse on duty as well as the Nurse caring for the patient and the Float Nurse when working Med/Surg. You will need to be flexible, self motivated and able to change direction to fill in where needed at any given time. You will need to be able to work as part of the Nursing Team as well as independently without constant reminders as to the assigned duties. You will need to communicate with both the staff and the patients in a friendly, caring and professional manner. Accurate vital signs including weights and I’s and O’s are a must. You must be a Certified Nursing Assistant with current WA license and a valid CPR card. Past Med/Surg and ER experience preferred.

Immediate Supervisor: Clinical Nurse Manager

Type: Irregular (as needed)

Shift: All Shifts, all days

Location: Med/Surg

Date Posted: 6/19/2012