Internal Medicine Physician (MD, DO)


    Description:

​    Valley Clinics Internal Medicine is seeking a full or part-time Internal Medicine Physician (will consider Family Practice Physician with focus on             adult patient care) to join our practice and serve our growing primary care population in Western Oregon. We are a team of dedicated and caring     professionals focused on delivering high-quality healthcare to our patients. Our mission is to provide the best medical care in a friendly,                       professional team atmosphere while balancing work and family life. Our desire is for our patients to walk away from their visit feeling like they've     been listened to and heard, not shoveled through a machine. We are currently seeking another team member who enjoys working together to           achieve the common mission within out-patient, healthcare setting.


    This position will allow you to have a good quality life and a rewarding career. Our offices offer a relaxed, laid back, family-friendly setting.                  Normal hours, NO WEEKENDS, NO CALL! We have a great team of practitioners who enjoy providing excellent patient care.


    Requirements:

  • Board Certification in Internal Medicine or Family Practice.
  • Have Federal DEA certification.
  • Be eligible for Oregon license as MD or DO.
  • Have a good rapport with patients and work well with our team of professionals.


    The ideal candidate will have a friendly and caring attitude, possess excellent teamwork and communication skills and enjoy providing high-               quality care for their patients.


    We cannot support visas. New graduates are welcome to apply.











For more information or questions:


Casandra Zosel, Office Manager

(541) 758-0766 ext. 102

casandra.zosel@valleyclinics.com

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For more information or questions:


Casandra Zosel, Office Manager

(541) 758-0766 ext. 102

casandra.zosel@valleyclinics.com

​​Internal Medicine Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner


                          Not currently hiring for a PA or NP, but please feel free to submit your CV for any future openings.   











Current job openings with Valley Clinics Internal Medicine are listed here. Please be sure to read the job description as well as the requirements before submitting your resume and cover letter. If you have any questions regarding employment opportunities, please don't hesitate to contact our Office Manager, Cassie at (541) 758-0766 ext. 102.

541.758.0766

541.753.2737

For more information or questions:


Casandra Zosel, Office Manager

(541) 758-0766 ext. 102

casandra.zosel@valleyclinics.com

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)


    Description:

     The Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) has duties and responsibilities related to patient care in the ambulatory clinic environment. The individual       displays responsible behaviors, communicates effectively to others and functions as a member of the healthcare team. The CMA functions                 under the direct supervision and authority of the physician when performing clinical tasks during patient care. The CMA reports to the office               manager, who is responsible for administrative supervision, staff development, and orientation of the CMA to the area’s policies and                             procedures.The CMA must demonstrate competency in all skills related to the performance of patient care.The CMA maintains an inventory of           examination/procedure room supplies, assists in the organization of efficient patient flow, and organizes the clinic environment to assure                   patient safety. The CMA demonstrates problem-solving skills as they relate to patient care activities,provides guidance for and acts as a role               model for Medical Assistants in the clinical area.


     Essential Job Functions:

  • Participates in the care of the patient, under the direct supervision of the Physician and in collaboration with the healthcare team.
  • Collects patient information and assessment data.
  • Obtains and records patient’s vital signs: temperature, pulse, respirations, blood pressure, weight and height, SAO2.
  • Reports assessment findings to practitioner, and records on appropriate documentation forms in a timely manner.
  • Obtains additional data from patient and significant other based on initial data collection.
  • Performs chart review prior to clinic visit to obtain historical and medication data.
  • Monitors patient status recognizing and reporting abnormal findings or changes in condition.
  • Organizes patient care activities based on assessment findings.
  • Confirms and clarifies written orders prior to implementation of delegated tasks.
  • Maintains and uses principles of aseptic techniques and infection control when performing clinical duties and tasks.
  • Under clinical supervision, performs delegated procedures common to the practice in a safe, effective, and efficient manner according to Clinical Practice Policy and Procedures. These procedures would include IM and SubQ injection, EKG, phlebotomy, PFT, ear irrigation, etc.
  • Appropriately obtains (urine, sputum, etc) and manages specimens, including: labeling, order maintenance, notification to billing, etc.
  • Identifies patient’s need for additional information, and refers to appropriate health care resources.
  • Assists patients to exam room and prepares patients for examination.
  • Assists patients in wheelchairs with transfers to and from exam tables, procedure tables, and scales utilizing proper body mechanics and safety measures.
  • Orders, stocks, and maintains exam rooms and clinic areas with standard levels of supplies, medications, linens, forms and equipment.
  • Recognizes patient care trends affecting unit supplies and notifies office manager.
  • Ensures that soiled linen, needle containers and potentially infectious waste are appropriately disposed and removed from the clinic and exam area according to the infection control guidelines.
  • Performs delegated tasks, which includes requests for prescription refills, taking and relaying messages, and directing patient flow.
  • Works with healthcare team to assure smooth and efficient patient flow and clinical operation.
  • Problem solves obstacles to throughput process and notifies manager and patients of wait time.


     Responsibility in Medical Assistant Role:

  • ​​Identifies self-learning needs related to job description and seeks out appropriate resources to meet learning needs.
  • Identifies opportunities for performance improvement and provides input for development of solutions.
  • Identifies and uses a variety of resources to validate patient care decisions.
  • Demonstrates the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care or service based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety, and related criteria appropriate to the age of the patients served in her/his assigned service area.
  • The required skills and knowledge may be gained through education training or experience.


     Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED and completion of a AAMA accredited Medical Assistant training program.
  • Have current certification in CPR and First Aid.
  • Certification as a Medical Assistant by the American Association of Medical Assistants.


      Job Type: Full-Time
     Salary: DOE


     The ideal candidate will have a friendly and caring attitude, possess excellent teamwork and communication skills.


     New graduates are welcome to apply.