Employment

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic strives to ensure a positive work environment in which every employee is considered a valuable member of the health care team. Competitive wages, benefits for full-time staff, and opportunities for professional growth are only a part of what it means to work at SMC. If you are interested in joining our team, please fill out an employment application.

Employment applications, along with a resume, can be returned to SMC Human Resources via email at erin@sawtoothmountainclinic.org or via mail at:

Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Attn: Human Resources
513 5th Ave West
Grand Marais, MN 55604

If there are no current job openings, employment applications will be kept on file for a full year.

Current Positions Available


Floor Nurse - LPN or CMA


Location: Grand Marais, MN

Hours: Full Time – Up to 40 hours per week

Primary Purpose:

The Floor Nurse is responsible for managing the flow of direct patient care during the clinic day. The floor nurse works with a team of 2-4 other floor nurses to assist clinic doctors, nurse practitioners and registered nurses in providing sensitive care to patients of all ages, economic levels, cultures and backgrounds.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ready patient for provider’s examination: taking vital signs, brief history, allergies and medications, as well as other screenings according to protocol
  • Assist providers in various sterile and non-sterile procedures
  • Administer immunizations and immunization education
  • Medication administration
  • Screenings and tests including but not limited to: audiometry, EKG, spirometry, and INR testing
  • Administrative duties such as reminder letters and phone call routing
  • Appropriate documentation of all encounters in EMR
  • Stocking, organizing and cleaning as needed
  • All other duties as assigned or requested by Director of Nursing or Assistant Director of Nursing

Requirements:

  • LPN or CMA
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Willingness to perceive what tasks need to be performed and perform them without direct supervision

Compensation: Commensurate with experience, includes a generous benefits package

You may submit your Resume and an Employment Application via email to erin@sawtoothmountainclinic.org, in person at the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic front desk, or via mail at:

513 5th Avenue West
Grand Marais, MN 55604

For questions, please contact Erin Watson at (218) 387-2330 ext. 153 or erin@sawtoothmountainclinic.org.

This position will remain open until filled.


Covid-19 Patient Education & Data Collection Assistant


Location: Grand Marais, MN

Hours: This is a Full-Time, Temporary Position

Primary Purpose:

The COVID-19 Patient Education Assistant’s role is to assist in non-clinical duties related to COVID-19 patient education, data collection, and other tasks as needed to support optimal patient care during the COVID-19 emergency.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide outreach and basic education, according to established protocols, to patients who are in quarantine or isolation due to COVID-19 and refer patients to Triage when appropriate
  • Notify patients of negative COVID-19 test results per established protocols and refer patients to Triage when appropriate
  • Answer basic COVID-19 questions (such as basic infection control measures, reasons to get tested, etc.) per established protocols and refer to Triage when appropriate
  • Assist in the coordination/scheduling of COVID-19 drive-up testing
  • Document all patient education encounters in the SMC EHR in accordance with established protocols
  • Other data collection and/or reporting duties as needed
  • Other duties as directed by the Health Care Home Team, Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Executive Director, and Sawtooth Mountain Clinic Providers as needed to support COVID-19 efforts

Requirements:

  • Previous experience working as part of a team
  • Strong interest in public health work
  • Experience with phone etiquette, multi-tasking, and a variety of software platforms
  • Demonstrated understanding of confidentiality, HIPAA, and patient rights

Compensation: Commensurate with experience

You may submit your Resume and an Employment Application via email to erin@sawtoothmountainclinic.org, in person at the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic front desk, or via mail at:

513 5th Avenue West
Grand Marais, MN 55604

For questions, please contact Erin Watson at (218) 387-2330 ext. 153 or erin@sawtoothmountainclinic.org.

This position will remain open until filled.


Patient Access Representative - Atrium Screener


Location: Grand Marais, MN

Hours: This is a Full-Time, Temporary Position

Primary Purpose:

The Atrium Screener’s role is to initiate warm and efficient patient contact, effectively uphold screening protocols for patients entering the clinic, accurately direct patients to access services, and execute other duties as needed to support optimal patient care. Strong communication skills are essential to this role.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Act as primary contact for people entering the clinic, responding effectively and appropriately
  • Follow established protocols for entry into the clinic and alternative options for accessing services
  • Protect patients’ rights by maintaining confidentiality of personal and financial information
  • Other Patient Access duties as directed by Patient Access Department Manager or SMC Executive Director

Requirements:

  • Previous work experience in customer service or other related field
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Comfort working independently and as part of an integrated care team
  • Knowledge of general office technologies

Compensation: Commensurate with experience

You may submit your Resume and an Employment Application via email to erin@sawtoothmountainclinic.org, in person at the Sawtooth Mountain Clinic front desk, or via mail at:

513 5th Avenue West
Grand Marais, MN 55604

For questions, please contact Erin Watson at (218) 387-2330 ext. 153 or erin@sawtoothmountainclinic.org.

This position will remain open until filled.