AFC Doctors Express of Portland is a trusted medical BRAND in the Northwest that operates the best urgent care centers in the region. Our commitment is to be a leading model for the practice of urgent care.

In this quest we are building the best place to work for medical professionals who share our passion for serving patients when they really need our help. Being a part of AFC Doctors Express of Portland means working with the best. It also means BALANCE. Our ability to bring the best to medicine every day is enhanced by our commitment to balance.

Our medical team is made up of professionals driven to provide outstanding patient care and committed to the principals of team work, kindness and balance. With balance, we grow as people and professionals. We share similar core values that drive us to bring the best of who we are to work every day. Every patient who walks through a AFC Doctors Express of Portland door deserves nothing less. These values include: respect and consideration for others, honesty and integrity. It means compassion and kindness for all. Teamwork and a spirit of cooperation. Initiative and bringing excellence and high quality to everything we do. This is who we are. If you are inspired by this vision and share our values we want to hear from you. If you are a medical professional, we would love to talk to you!

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Practice Assistant

We are currently seeking a Practice Assistant to provide back office support for the wonderful, patient friendly urgent care centers we have in the Portland area. This position will have the responsibility of managing Accounts Receivable including billing liaison with 3rd party service provider, handling patient billing issues, credentialing physicians (and maintaining their status) with carriers, negotiating contracts with existing and new carriers, overseeing collections processing and tracking payment and payment plans. Other in-clinic responsibilities include providing patient financial counseling and going over insurance pre-authorizations and verifications.

The Practice Assistant also works with the lead MAs to ensure smooth patient processing flow during busy times at the clinics. A key member of the local clinic team the Practice Assistant may have ownership of relevant center related MBOs (Management Objectives).

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in a billing or back office management function.
  • Experience with healthcare carrier contracts, worker compensation and Fee for Service billing.
  • Experience with credentialing physicians with insurance carriers.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of billing (CPT, ICD-9) codes and claim processes, including: claim follow-up, appeals, statement runs and claim resolution.
  • Basic knowledge of accounting as it relates to management of Accounts Receivables.

If you are interested in this position, please send a resume to careers@doctorsexpressportland.com

Medical Assistant with Oregon X-ray Licenses

We are currently seeking a Medical Assistant to greet and register our wonderful patients, lead front office administrative tasks and assist providers in back office patient care. We are looking for caring medical professionals who enjoy the fast paced variety of urgent medical care, working as a member of a high-performing team. Ideal candidates have relevant professional experience and want to apply their creativity to the diversity of patients we serve. Our Medical Assistants know how to do their work independently and contribute as a member of a small well-coordinated team and ensure accuracy in capturing and processing a significant amount of medical information.

If you join us you will play a key role in our ability to meet and exceed patient expectations. You will initiate and build warm and trusting relationships with patients, attend to their immediate needs, do triage, and collect and organize necessary information for our physician.

If you enjoy working with patients, are well-organized, detail-oriented with strong communication and computer skills, and would enjoy working in a fast-paced atmosphere, you may have what it takes to be successful in this position. Experience in another urgent care center helpful, but not required.

Job Duties

  • Greet and register patients with grace and professionalism.
  • Triage patients.
  • Execute lab and X-ray orders according to provider directions.
  • Assist provider and discharge patients from room with instructions.
  • Ensure patient flow is speedy and organized.
  • Inventory supplies, replenish supplies when received.
  • Assist in maintaining equipment.
  • Ensure cleanliness of patient waiting area and front office area.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a medical office setting.
  • CMA required.
  • Oregon LXMO required.
  • Professional appearance.
  • Team player who is equally comfortable working independently.
  • Warm, friendly attitude with excellent patient interaction skills.

If you are interested in this position, please send a resume to careers@doctorsexpressportland.com