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(s):
Full-time position available for our Bellingham Medical Clinic. This position requires that a person be bilingual in English and Spanish. The Care Coordinator is responsible for being part of a clinical care team and enhancing quality and patient-centered care. This is accomplished by assessing gaps in care for patients with chronic conditions and/or mental health needs and creating a plan with the clinical care team during daily huddles. Will assist patients with medication management, access to insurance, and help identify any other preventive health needs. Will also assist patients with ongoing self-management goal setting utilizing Motivational Interviewing skills. Strong computer skills are necessary to be able to track patient’s adherence with their plan of care in electronic charts. This position also requires that the Care Coordinator facilitate team meetings so organization skills and effective communication skills are needed.
Qualifications and/or Experience:
- Certified Medical Assistant (Care Coordinator I)
- LPN with experience in ambulatory care (Care Coordinator II)
- BA/BS/BSW in health related field with one year of experience working in community health.
- Bilingual in English/Spanish required.
What We Offer:
Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job, it’s a fulfilling career, a career that allows room for advancement. Full-time employees working 30 hours or more receive an excellent benefit package which includes Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, and EAP (Employee Assistance Program) We have generous PTO and Holidays starting from 24-27 days of PTO per year + 10 paid Holidays. In addition, we have 401(k)/Retirement options and an opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment. This is an exciting and highly rewarding position in a fast-paced clinic or office environment.
How to Apply:
To apply for this position complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Wendy Kim, Clinical Care Teams Manager at WendyKim@seamarchc.org
Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Posted on 02/06/2020
External candidates may apply after 02/11/2020
This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).
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