Home Care Aid- Closes 2/28/18

Position Home Care Aid
Employer Home Care Referral Registry Coordinator
Job Description We are seeking looking for Experienced Home Care Aids or people who would like a change in career and would like become Home Care Aid Certified. You must have a social security card drivers license and proof of insurance and a car. Background check must clear.
Job duties:
Transport to medical appointments and essential shopping
Help dressing undressing clients
Help give them a bath or shower or standby
Reminders on medication
Prepare meals
Help eat or feed them
Help with house cleaning and laundry
Personal Hygiene
Toileting
Bladder and Bowel Care
Help with walking from one area to another
ect……..
Qualifications Home Care Aid Certified or entry level at becoming Home Care Aid Certified thru the program we give you information and tools to reach your goals.

Compensation

$13.50
Days/Hours Monday thru Friday, 8am-5pm
Contact Info Anne Dykstra

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 125 East Sharon Ave. Burlington WA 98233

WORK ADDRESS: Whatcom

EMAIL: anned@sunriseemail.com

PHONE: 360.707.2368

How to Apply    You can apply at our office @ 125 East Sharon Ave. Burlington WA 98233
or can go to the Work Source in Bellingham to get a application and mail back to us or bring it down to our office.

Applications should include a resume a cover letter.

Position Closes February 28, 2018
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Medical Assistant, Certified/ LPN- Closes 12/08/17

Position Medical Assistant, Certified/ LPN
Employer Family Care Network
Job Description Title: Medical Assistant-Certified/ LPN (Clinical Assistant)

Position: Full-time (.80 FTE), non-exempt (hourly). Must be available M-F 12-8:30pm

Essential Functions: The Medical Assistant, Certified position provides clinical support for Family Care Network’s physicians, patients and staff. We are looking for a qualified, motivated individual with a passion for family medicine who can:

Communicate effectively
Provide excellent customer service
Effectively manage patient flow
Utilize clinical knowledge and critical thinking skills to deliver safe, effective and therapeutic patient care
Respond to patient phone messages and answer questions within appropriate scope of practice and/or as directed by provider
Process requests, refills and referrals in a timely manner
Accurately enter and review patient data in the EMR
Prioritize and multitask on multiple projects with frequent interruptions

Qualifications Essential Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Demonstrated knowledge of clinical and medical office practices
Ability to establish lasting and effective employee relationships in a team environment
Proficiency using standard computer and office equipment
Good spelling, grammar, typing, data entry, and phone skills
Ability to maintain patient privacy and confidentiality
Ability to adapt to process and procedure changes
Ability to thrive and grow in a learning environment
Previous medical office experience
Phone triage experience a plus
Required Education: Completion of accredited Medical Assistant or LPN program.

Required Licensure: Current Washington State Certification as a Medical Assistant (MA-C) or LPN.

Compensation

DOE
Days/Hours Varies by location
Contact Info Human Resources

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 709 W. Orchard Drive #4, Bellingham, Washington

WORK LOCATION: Lynden

EMAIL: fcnjobs@hinet.org

PHONE: 360.318.8800 ext. 135

How to Apply    https://www.familycarenetwork.com/careers/current-openings#op-221317-medical-assistant-certified-lpn-2017961117

Include a resume and a cover letter.

Position Closes December 8, 2017

Dining Room Assistant, Pt- Closes 11/21/2017

Position Dining Room Assistant, PT
Employer Christian Health Care Center
Job Description Christian Health Care Center, located in Lynden, WA is currently seeking a PART-TIME DINING ROOM ASSISTANT. This is an entry-level healthcare position.

Schedule for PT dining room assistants:
The schedule for this position is approximately six to nine hours per week from 4 to 7 p.m.

Duties of a healthcare dining room assistant:
A dining room assistant at CHCC transports residents to and from the dining room, prepares food for elderly (such as cut meat) and serves beverages. They also provide encouragement and conversation to residents during meal times

Qualifications Dining room assistant qualifications:
Dining room assistants need to have a good working report with fellow staff members as well as patients and residents. We are looking for someone who can create and maintain an atmosphere of warmth and positivity. Applicants for this position should be compassionate, have great communication skills and a pleasant, professional manner.

Compensation

$11 per hour
Days/Hours 4 to 7 p.m., two to three days per week
Contact Info Kari Heeringa

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 855 Aaron Drive, Lynden WA 98264

WORK LOCATION: Bellingham Airport

EMAIL: hr@chcclynden.org

PHONE: 360.354.4434

How to Apply    How to apply for a healthcare dining room assistant job:
Ready to learn more about employment at our health care center near Bellingham, WA? Download the job description from our website and apply anytime online. http://chcclynden.org/careers/

Include a resume and cover letter.

Position Closes November 21, 2017

Medical Assistant – Closes 11/30/17

Position Medical Assistant – Certified/ LPN
Employer Family Care Network
Job Description Essential Functions: The MA-C/ LPN position provides clinical support for Family Care Network’s physicians, patients and staff. We are looking for a qualified, motivated individual with a passion for family medicine who can:

Communicate effectively
Provide excellent customer service
Effectively manage patient flow
Utilize clinical knowledge and critical thinking skills to deliver safe, effective and therapeutic patient care
Respond to patient phone messages and answer questions within appropriate scope of practice and/or as directed by provider
Process requests, refills and referrals in a timely manner
Accurately enter and review patient data in the EMR
Prioritize and multitask on multiple projects with frequent interruptions

Qualifications Essential Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Demonstrated knowledge of clinical and medical office practices
Ability to establish lasting and effective employee relationships in a team environment
Proficiency using standard computer and office equipment
Good spelling, grammar, typing, data entry, and phone skills
Ability to maintain patient privacy and confidentiality
Ability to adapt to process and procedure changes
Ability to thrive and grow in a learning environment
Previous medical office experience
Phone triage experience a plus
Required Education: Completion of accredited LPN OR Medical Assistant program.

Required Licensure: Current Washington State Certification as LPN OR MA-C

Compensation

DOE
Days/Hours M-F 40 hours
Contact Info Human Resources

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 709 W. Orchard Drive #4, Bellingham, Washington

WORK LOCATION: 3500 Orchard Pl.

EMAIL: fcnjobs@hinet.org

PHONE: 360.318.8800 ext. 135

How to Apply    https://www.familycarenetwork.com/careers/current-openings#op-217326-medical-assistant-certified-lpn-2017881027

Include a resume and a cover letter.

Position Closes October 31, 2017

Certified Nursing Assistant- Closes 12/16/17

Position Certified Nursing Assistant
Employer  Shuksan Healthcare Center
Job Description Shuksan Healthcare Center is accepting applications for full-time day and night shift CNAs. Shuksan Healthcare Center specializes in short term rehabilitation, as well as providing excellent care to our long term residents.

We are looking for awesome CNAs that want to make a difference in the lives of our residents and people that want to be a part of our Shuksan family. We like to work hard and have fun! We understand that life is busy, so we will work with you on a schedule that best fits your life. We offer continuing education and competitive pay, in addition to our supportive work environment.

Stop by 1530 James Street for an application and check us out on Facebook. We look forward to hearing from you and discussing the opportunities that are available!

Qualification Must have current CNA/NAC license

Compensation

14
Days/Hours 16-24
Contact Info Shannon Richardson

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 1530 James Street Bellingham WA 98225

EMAIL: srichardson@shuksanhealthcare.com

PHONE: 360.733.9161

How to Apply Apply in person: 1530 James Street Bellignham, WA 98225
or via e-mail to: srichardson@shuksanhealthcare.comInclude a resume and references.
Position Closes December 16, 2017

Fire/EMS Dispatcher- Closes 12/1/17

Position Fire/EMS Dispatcher
Employer City of Bellingham
Job Description The Bellingham Fire Department is accepting applications for Entry-level Fire/EMS Dispatchers, as well as Experienced Fire/EMS Dispatchers. There is currently 1 full-time vacancy, and there will be 2 new full-time positions, pending 2018 budget approval. Anticipated start date is January 16, 2018.

Nature of Work:
The Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Dispatcher processes and dispatches all requests for Fire and EMS response. Receives transferred calls from What-Comm Communications Center, various other agencies and directly from the public for Fire/EMS, public assistance, and hazmat responses. Gathers information from calling parties; prioritizes and triages emergency requests for various types of assistance. When appropriate, transfers the caller to another appropriate agency. Fire/EMS Dispatchers located in the Prospect Communication Center (PCC) dispatch fire, rescue, medical, hazmat and other support units according to established policies and procedures. PCC dispatchers use a computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system and Medical/Fire Priority Dispatch Protocols to triage information from the caller to determine the most appropriate apparatus to send, the level of coverage required and manage deployment of available units. PCC dispatchers monitor current status of Fire/EMS Department resources and assist in making recommendations for temporary or permanent changes to fire response standards. PCC dispatchers are responsible for protecting and upholding the Washington State HIPAA/Confidentiality Laws as they relate to the dispatch work.

PCC is the primary answering point for the City’s Office of Emergency Management (OEM), Whatcom County Department of Emergency Management (DEM) and dispatches all hazmat incidents. As the secondary PSAP in Whatcom County, PCC has the capability and equipment necessary to receive all 911 calls directly in the event that What-Comm Communications Center needs to be evacuated.

Qualifications •Minimum of one year of experience in a position with intensive public contact.
•Minimum keyboarding skill of 40 wpm net.
•Experience or training in the use of computer software such as word processing, spreadsheets, database management preferred.
•Experience using multi-line phone systems preferred.

•Must have completed and successfully passed an approved EMT training course series prior to date of hire and within the last ten (10) years;
OR •Must have worked as a certified EMT within the previous ten (10) years.
OR •Must have at least two years’ experience as a What-Comm Dispatcher or a dispatcher in a public safety dispatching setting with comparable duties to the Fire/EMS Dispatcher within the last 5 years
AND •Must obtain EMD, EFD, certification within one year of hire or the time period specified by policy or contract.

•Must have a telephone at place of residence or a cell phone.
•Must pass a hearing evaluation prior to hire.
•Must pass a criminal convictions background check prior to hire.
•Must pass a pre-employment drug screen.
•Must be willing to work 12 hour shifts, weekends and holidays, including responding to callouts and overtime needs.
•This position is represented by a union and union membership is required within 30 days.

Compensation

$3,845.00 – $4,868.00 Monthly
Days/Hours Full time
Contact Info Human Resources

BUSINESS ADDRESS: 104 W. Magnolia Street, Bellingham, WA 98229

EMAIL: hr@cob.org

PHONE: 360.778.8228

How to Apply    Applications must be submitted online at www.cob.org/employment

Direct link to the job announcement (https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/cobwa/jobs/1878841/fire-ems-dispatcher?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs)

Position Closes December 1, 2017

CERTIFIED PEER COUNSELOR- 12/31/17

Position CERTIFIED PEER COUNSELOR (98002)
Employer Compass Health
Job Description Compass Health is currently looking for a Certified Peer Counselor for our Crisis Triage Program in Whatcom County. Our new Peer Counselor will provide peer support services to clients under the supervision of the Program Manager. These services include assistance with stabilization, recovery, self-advocacy, development of natural supports, and the development and maintenance of community living skills.

POSITION SUMMARY
Job Title: Certified Peer Counselor
Program: 98002 – Crisis Triage, Whatcom County
Location: Bellingham
Hours: Part-time (10 hours/week)
Wage: $15.01 – $23.12/hour, DOE

Qualifications Compass Health is currently looking for a Certified Peer Counselor for our Crisis Triage Program in Whatcom County. Our new Peer Counselor will provide peer support services to clients under the supervision of the Program Manager. These services include assistance with stabilization, recovery, self-advocacy, development of natural supports, and the development and maintenance of community living skills.

POSITION SUMMARY
Job Title: Certified Peer Counselor
Program: 98002 – Crisis Triage, Whatcom County
Location: Bellingham
Hours: Part-time (10 hours/week)
Wage: $15.01 – $23.12/hour, DOE

Compensation

$15.01 – $23.12/hour, DOE
Days/Hours Varies
Contact Info HR

BUSINESS ADDRESS: Bellingham

EMAIL: resume@compassh.org

PHONE: 425.349.8452

How to Apply    TO APPLY:
If you are interested in this position, please apply online at: https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=compassh&jobId=177132&lang=en_US&source=CC3

Include a resume.

Position Closes December 21, 2017

In Home Caregiver – Closes 12/31/17

Position In Home Caregiver
Employer Catholic Community Services/Catholic Housing Services 
Job Description Catholic Community Services is the largest private multi-service provider in Washington State and has been in business for over 75 years providing social services to those in need.

From our Mission Statement:
“…We believe the elderly should be able to live with security and dignity…”

Our goal is to help our clients maintain their independence through services such as personal care, transfer assistance, ambulation, companionship, light housekeeping, meal preparation, med reminders, transportation, and other non-medical tasks. Experience working with seniors and/or the disabled is strongly encouraged.

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