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Employment Opportunity
Medical Office Administrator (MOA) - Permanent Part-Time

Job Summary:

Q’wemtsín Health Society is seeking an organized and reliable Medical Office Administrator to join our team of interdisciplinary health care professionals on a permanent part time basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for fulfilling a myriad of administrative duties including scheduling, screening patients, filing, and billing support.  We are seeking a team player who assists medical practitioners with the smoother operation and flow for patient visits and care.

Duties:

  • Scheduling and confirming client appointments
  • Maintaining and updating all patient medical records
  • Maintaining exam rooms
  • Screening and preparing patients for appointments
  • Assisting with replenishing medical supplies
  • Assists Senior MOA with other duties as assigned

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Medical Office Administrator certificate
  • Minimum of two years’ experience
  • Demonstrates ability to utilize and understand Medical Terminology
  • Ability to use a high degree of tact, diplomacy, and confidentiality in working with others
  • Excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Word and Excel applications
  • Demonstrated proficiency in MedAccess or similar electronic medical records software
  • Knowledge of Secwépemc culture is an asset

Additional Requirements:

  • Possess valid British Columbia driver’s license and submit current drivers abstract
  • Police Information check with Vulnerable Sector screening will be required

Please forward your cover letter, resume, professional references and all certificates/transcripts that prove you can meet our educational skills and abilities to:

Q’wemtsín Health Society
Attn: Bobbi Sasakamoose
130 Chilcotin Road
Kamloops, BC  V2H 1G3
E-mail: bobbi@qwemtsin.org
The deadline for this posting is February 6, 2022 at 5:00 pm.

We thank you all for your submissions – only those who are short-listed will be contacted.

Employment Opportunity
Licensed Practical Nurse - Permanent Part-Time

Q’wemtsin Health Society (QHS) is an assembly of health care professionals who believe in providing quality, client-centred care to our Secwépemc communities through the provision of holistic health services. Located at the heart of Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc our clinic acts as a one-stop health shop for community members. Over the last 21 years, becoming a pivotal agent in supporting health and wellness for the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc, Skeetchestn Indian Band and Whispering Pines/Clinton Indian Band.

Purpose:

To work in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team by performing routine nursing services such as assessments, development of care plans, and provision of personal and nursing care to clients in the home and community setting.

Responsibilities:

  • Assessments and referrals – plans, delivers, and evaluates professional nursing services in homes to individuals and/or groups
  • Provides health education and treatment services to individuals, caregivers, and groups to increase knowledge regarding health and to promote and enhance community health status
  • Coordinates home and community services with outside agencies
  • The incumbent will be required to step into the role of care aides or other nurses should they be away ill or on vacation
  • Performing other related activities as required

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Recognized certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Registered with the BCCNM and licensed to practice in the Province of British Columbia
  • Three to five years recent experience as a Home and Community Care Nurse
  • Ability to adapt clinical and professional skills to the home and community environments
  • Excellent verbal, written, and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of Secwépemc culture is an asset, acknowledges cultural differences and supports diversity

Additional Requirements:

  • Current CPR/First Aid certification for Health Care Providers
  • Criminal Records Check (vulnerable sector) will be required
  • Possess valid British Columbia driver’s license and submit current drivers abstract
  • Required availability would be three days per week – specific weekdays are negotiable

Please forward your cover letter and resume along with three employment references to:

Q’wemtsín Health Society

Attn: Bobbi Sasakamoose

130 Chilcotin Road

Kamloops, BC V2H 1G3

 

Email: bobbi@qwemtsin.org                                                     Position deadline: September 5, 2022

 

Only those who are short-listed will be contacted. We thank you all for your submissions.

Employment Opportunity
Receptionist - Permanent Full-Time

Q’wemtsin Health Society (QHS) is an assembly of health care professionals who believe in providing quality, client-centred care to our Secwépemc communities through the provision of holistic health services. Located at the heart of Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc our clinic acts as a one-stop health shop for community members. Over the last 21 years becoming a pivotal agent in supporting health and wellness for the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc, Skeetchestn Indian Band and Whispering Pines/Clinton Indian Band.

 

QHS is seeking an outgoing and reliable person, with excellent communication skills to join our team in the capacity of a Permanent Full-time Receptionist.

 

Duties:

  • Maintain a professional presence at the front desk at all times, greet clients upon arrival, signs them in and obtains any further necessary data as directed
  • Answer, screen and forward incoming phone calls
  • Scheduling client appointments, confirming appointments, and client reminder calls
  • Ensures reception and waiting area is sanitized, tidy and presentable
  • Performs administrative tasks, such as distributing mail and deliveries, updating calendars, maintaining office supplies and inventory of stock
  • Performs other clerical reception duties such as filing, photocopying, postings for the website and other social media platforms
  • Provides additional administrative support to the clinic

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Minimum of one (1) year reception/administrative experience in an office or clinic setting
  • Ability to use a high degree of tact, diplomacy, and confidentiality
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Word and Excel applications
  • Excellent communication, organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Medical receptionist and electronic medical records experience would be an asset
  • Ability to handle a fast-paced environment and prioritize tasks based on importance
  • Knowledge of Secwépemc culture is an asset

Additional Requirements:

  • Possess valid British Columbia driver’s license with reliable transportation and the submission of a current drivers abstract
  • Recent clear Police Information check with Vulnerable Sector screening

Please forward your cover letter, resume, and employment references to:

 

Q’wemtsín Health Society

Attn: Bobbi Sasakamoose

130 Chilcotin Road

Kamloops, BC  V2H 1G3

E-mail: bobbi@qwemtsin.org

The deadline for this posting is:         September 1, 2022