Singing River Natural Medicine provides excellent, effective and affordable Natural Healthcare for the entire family. At Singing River we recognize that healing means more than alleviating uncomfortable symptoms. It requires looking at the whole person and discovering the root causes of illness.  We consider the mental, emotional and spiritual as well as the physical aspects of our patients’ lives in order to help the patient achieve a state of health. With great warmth, compassion and respect, we work with our patients on their journeys to health.

Located in a beautiful, green-certified office in downtown Beaverton, Singing River Natural Medicine is owned by Jennifer Means, ND, LAc.  Dr. Jennifer has a unique capacity for integrating Western Naturopathy with the ancient Eastern art of Acupuncture. She brings a broad perspective to her practice and welcomes the opportunity to help her patients with all types of conditions. She serves as a primary care physician and also provides complementary support for those who are undergoing conventional treatments.

At Singing River we keep a well-stocked natural medicinary of the highest quality nutritional supplements, herbal tinctures and homeopathic medicines.

 

Job Opportunity: Medical Assistant

Singing River Natural Medicine provides excellent, effective and affordable Natural Healthcare for the entire family. At Singing River we recognize that healing means more than alleviating uncomfortable symptoms. It requires looking at the whole person and discovering the root causes of illness.  We consider the mental, emotional and spiritual as well as the physical aspects of our patients’ lives in order to help the patient achieve a state of health. With great warmth, compassion and respect, we work with our patients on their journeys to health.

Singing River Natural Medicine is seeking an experienced Medical Assistant who can work 20 hours per week in a dynamic, rapidly growing, environmentally-oriented Healing Center in Beaverton.

We are looking for a conscientious person who is interested in long term employment with an opportunity for growth and advancement as an important part of our team.

This is a great position for a strong, compassionate, organized people person.

Singing River Natural Medicine provides primary and specialized naturopathic care, acupuncture, IV therapy and hydrotherapy to people of all ages, races and socio-economic backgrounds. Many of our patients have chronic illnesses and extremely challenging health related issues.

Wage commensurate with experience and performance: starting at $15 per hour.

Please send your resume to www.singingrivernm@gmail.com or Singing River Natural Medicine, 4970 SW Main Avenue, Suite 100, Beaverton, OR 97005

Apply by June 5th. If we have selected you, we will contact you by June 15th for interviews.

Singing River is a scent free environment. Please come for your interview free of scented lotions, soaps, or perfumes.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Escort patient to the appropriate examination or treatment room
  • Obtain vitals, records pertinent data such as allergies and medication changes
  • Prepare and stock exam rooms and order supplies as needed
  • Disinfect exam rooms and equipment appropriately, using Universal precautions
  • Assist physician with exams and procedures as requested
  • Obtain blood specimens from peripheral sites in accordance with OSHA standards and universal precautions
  • Process lab specimens efficiently – filling out requisitions with appropriate information and contacting labs as needed.
  • Phone in prescriptions and make other patient calls as required or directed by physician and staff.
  • Arrange for preauthorizations, insurance questions and referrals as needed
  • Perform administrative duties such as filing, reception, typing, faxing, etc as requested by staff or physician
  • Contact client’s pharmacies with new prescriptions and refills.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2 years as a medical assistant.
  • Experienced phlebotomist with capacity to access difficult veins in adults and children.
  • Certification in medical assistance or similar
  • Past experience in proficient Medical Records keeping
  • Past experience in a medical office with front desk/reception/medical billing experience preferred
  • 3 references from former employers required

Desired Qualifications

Certified medical assistant, nurse or physician’s assistant

  • Efficient and organized
  • Strong communication skills, verbal and written
  • Excellent time management
  • Conducts all activities with the highest standards of professionalism and confidentiality.
  • Past experience relating to people of all races, ages and socioeconomic backgrounds
  • Wants solid, sustainable part time work with interest in long term employment
  • Can work scheduled hours and who is interested in growing with us as we progress in our healing center
  • Sincere interest in naturopathic and Chinese medicine.

Must be able to lift up to 20 lbs

No perfumes or scents– clientele are sensitive