Position: Medical Clerk
Job Posting No: 2020-05
Date: January 10, 2020
Closing Date: January 17, 2020
Status: Part Time (.7 EFT), Term ending/up for renewal July 2, 2020
Department: Primary Health
Reports to: Nursing Team Leader
Hours of Work: Tues- Weds: 8:45am-5pm, Thurs: 12pm-8:15pm, Fri: 8:45am-12:45pm
*Note – Hours subject to change due to operational requirements of the clinic
Due to the nature of this position, preference for this position will be given to qualified Indigenous and Metis people. Candidates are encouraged to self-declare at the time of application.
The Medical Clerk provides a range of client service and team support services as part of the multi-disciplinary, integrated primary care team. As a team, MCC’s Medical Clerks support an organized and efficient client service environment where clients’ needs and interests come first and all are treated with dignity and respect.
Graduate from a recognized medical assistant training program, such as Clinic Office Assistance, Health Care Aide and/or Medical Records Technician
Proven knowledge of medical terminology
Training and experience in recording vital signs and assisting practitioners in medical examinations
Skills, Expertise and Experience
General good physical health, including the ability to guide and positon clients, lift and carry equipment and other items (up to 30 lbs), and stand for periods of time.
Demonstrated ability to be empathetic and compassionate to clients
Proven interpersonal and organizational skills
Focus on Results
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and focus work-related activities to effectively and efficiently achieve goals and produce expected results/outcomes
Alignment with Organizational Values
Commitment to the principles that guide Mount Carmel Clinic, as reflected in the history, vision, mission and values
Commitment to Reconciliation
Knowledge and understanding of Indigenous culture and traditions and the impact of colonization on the health and well-being of Indigenous individuals and families
Proven ability to work within an interdisciplinary team with respect, professionalism, cooperation, sensitivity and cultural awareness
Knowledge and commitment to apply diversity, equity, cultural safety, pro-choice, social determinants of health, population health, harm reduction, trauma-informed and community development principles in all aspects of the work.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and proficiency in the use of computer systems, including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
Knowledge of/ability to work in an electronic medical record
All positions are subject to Criminal Record and Child Abuse Registry checks. Applicants may be required to undergo testing to determine the knowledge, skill and ability required for position.
Mount Carmel Clinic is committed to equity and inclusion and has undertaken to increase responsiveness to Indigenous people by promoting a workforce that is representative of the participants and communities we serve. We encourage applications from Indigenous persons, those with lived experience and members of equity-seeking groups. Applicants are encouraged to self-declare in their application.
Please submit Application Form or cover letter and resume, quoting job posting #2020-05 to:
Mount Carmel Clinic
886 Main Street
Winnipeg, MB R2W 5L4
Fax # (204) 582-4733