Professional Staff Office Assistant

Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic   Yakima, WA   Full-time     Administration / Clerical
Posted on November 2, 2021
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Applicants for all positions will be required to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated against COVID 19 during the hiring process. Valid medical or religious exemptions will be considered, but serial COVID testing will be required to maintain employment.

Responsible for Professional Staff Office functioning. Provides administrative and clerical support to the Professional Staff Services Department. Provides guidance regarding basic credentialing and enrollment issues requiring minimal discretion and judgment. Provides education on routine credentialing and enrollment topics and routes more complex issues for appropriate resolution. Provides administrative support for credentialing services and the Professional Staff and Credentialing Services Manager on a limited basis

Education: High School Diploma/GED required. Associate of Arts/Sciences degree in business administration or similar field highly preferred.
Experience: 1-3 years administrative experience or a combination of administrative and other relevant professional experience in a direct customer service capacity.
Licenses/Certificates/Registration: None
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Required: Skills include data-entry and filing, with working knowledge of software including word processing, spreadsheet functions, data bases, and electronic mail. Ability to demonstrate math aptitude, along with effective verbal/written communication and interpersonal problem solving skills. Ability to manage sensitive and confidential material. Excellent organizational, time management and priority-setting skills. Ability to work independently in a fast-paced, multi-task environment with attention to detail and the ability to audit one's own work. Ability to frequently use independent judgment to answer questions and/or perform duties. Knowledge of basic credentialing and enrollment functions, applications, and legal environment and/or exposure to credentialing and enrollment helpful.


We serve more than 181,000 patients across 25 medical clinics, 14 dental clinics, 10 pharmacies, and 64 program sites in two states. We are Level 3 Certified as a Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH). With integrated services including medical, dental, pharmacy, orthodontia, primary care nutritional counseling, autism screening, and primary care behavioral health, YVFWC's patient-centered model of care offers patients the full spectrum of care and shelter assistance, energy assistance, weatherization, HIV and AIDS counseling and testing, home visits, and four mobile medical/dental clinics.

Working at YVFWC

Working in our organization means being the passionate champion for those who have no voice. It means having the opportunity to work with underserved populations and with peers committed to the same work.

At Farm Workers Clinic:

  • We will consistently trust one another to work for the common good.
  • We will foster integrity by demonstrating ethical behavior and insisting on doing what we say we will do.
  • We will demonstrate transparency by being candid and truthful no matter the risk.
  • We will create partnerships to strengthen ourselves and our community.
  • We will fight for just treatment for all individuals.
  • We will let joy in.
  • We have the courage to be an agent of change and refuse anything short of excellence.

Our mission celebrates diversity. We are committed to equal opportunity employment.