Medical Support Technician I / Outpatient
Bethel, AK 
Posted 2 months ago
Job Description
Medical Support Technician I / Outpatient
Department:Outpatient Clinics
Employment Duration:80 Full time
Temporary Status:Not Applicable
Hours p/Week:

With Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation in Bethel, Alaska, you'll serve the over 50 rural communities in the Yukon Delta Region who come to us for care. You'll grow your skills and expertise in a challenging environment, and experience a community environment within a community that will embrace you as one of their own.

Serving the people of Southwestern Alaska, the Yukon-Kuskokwim Hospital is a 50-bed general acute care medical facility. Fully accredited by The Joint Commission, services include adult med/surg, pediatrics, obstetrics, emergency room, as well as outpatient family medicine clinics, pharmacy, lab, and imaging.

Position Summary: Answers telephones and routes the calls to appropriate department or party in a professional manner. Facilitates the in-patient admit and discharge process. Assist nursing and medical staff with creating, maintaining, and completing patient medical records. Communicates patient care needs with other departments .As assigned, assists the Case Management Team with various office duties.
Position Qualifications:
  • Minimum Education: High School diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum Experience: One year experience in a position that requires dealing with the public preferred. Previous switchboard experience preferred. Working knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
  • License, Certification, Registration: None required
  • Equipment/Tools: Computer, Multiline telephone system, copy/print/scan machine and other general office equipment.
  • Specialized Knowledge and Skills: Able to communicate with easy medical terms for patients. Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing. Yup'ik speaker preferred.
  • Supervisory Responsibilities: None

Benefits Include:

  • Generous PTO - beginning at 4.5 weeks
  • Ten paid holidays
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Retirement plans
  • Employee Wellness Center

YKHC exercises Federal Law (PL 93-638), which allows American Indian/Alaska Native preference in hiring for all positions.

Working Together to Achieve Excellent Health

907-543-6060 or 1-800-478-3321 ext 6060

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1+ years
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