Employment Opportunities

Every member of The Center’s team helps us carry out our mission every day. We do what we do because we love it.Because it’s all of us thriving together that make our home in the High Desert special.

The Center offers a competitive compensation package including a 401K plan. To apply, send resume and desired wage to HR@TheCenterOregon.com

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At The Center, we recognize that employees are our most valuable resource and an integral part of our success. Eligible employees are provided a wide range of benefits including:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Health Savings Account Contribution
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Benefits
  • Profit Sharing/401K Plan
  • Flex Spending Account (Sec 125)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • AFLAC Supplemental Insurance

Bend is a great place to live, with an abundance of sunny days, recreation opportunities, and local breweries. It’s no surprise that it is one of the fastest growing cities in the region. According to the Bend Chamber, there are over 300 days of sunshine per year. Along with all that sunshine, the recreational opportunities are almost limitless with everything from skiing, hiking, rafting, golfing, camping, rock climbing, fishing, hunting, and much more! 

After a hard day playing in the great outdoors, you’ll still have time to head out to one of many local breweries  or unique restaurants. With 49 percent of Central Oregon residents owning a dog, Bend was named DogTown USA in 2012 by Dog Fancy Magazine. Bend also hosts many festivals, fairs, parades, concerts, and shows throughout the year. For more information go to visitbend.com. 

With all the recreation, dining, shopping, cultural activities, and friendly people, it’s no wonder it attracts world-class medical providers. We are a group of talented people that work hard, have fun, and care deeply for the patients we serve. From our physicians to our reception staff, we find meaning in our work and have the opportunity to live and work in an amazing place.

For more information, please call our employment line at 541-617-3720. The Center Orthopedic & Neurosurgical Care and Cascade Surgicenter are Equal Opportunity Employers. Physically challenged applicants requiring accommodation during the application and/or interview process should notify the Human Resource Department for assistance.

Successful applicants must be able to pass a drug test, background check, and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or have an approved exception.

Accounting Specialist

We are seeking a positive, detail-oriented person to join our team.  If you have accounts payable experience, we want to hear from you. 

Responsibilities:

  • Accounts payable, accounts receivable, bank reconciliation, account reconciliation, journal entry posting, and intercompany invoicing.
  • Maintain confidentiality.
  • Maintain accounting records by making copies; filing documents.
  • Maintain financial security by following internal accounting controls.
  • Contribute to the team effort by accomplishing related tasks as needed.
  • Accurately enter appointments into scheduling system as needed.

Skills:

  • AP experience preferred.
  • Experience with Sage 100 accounting software is helpful, but not required.
  • Strong basic computer skills including Excel and Outlook required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Team player willing to take on additional tasks as needed.

The Center offers a competitive compensation package including a 401K plan. To apply, send resume and desired wage to HR@TheCenterOregon.com.

Appointment Scheduler

We are seeking a reliable, detail-oriented person to join our team as an appointment scheduler. We are a high-volume medical clinic that sees an average of 400 patients a day between our four locations. If you are a team player with the ability to multitask, we’re interested in hearing from you. This is a full-time position. Entry level pay starts at $18 per hour.

Responsibilities:

  • Greet patients, visitors, and medical staff in a consistently friendly and courteous manner.
  • Answer the telephone promptly and handle patient inquiries regarding appointments, prescription refills, non-medical questions, order status, and clinical department requests in a friendly and efficient manner.
  • Maintain, verify, and update patient demographics and insurance information while maintaining confidentiality according to company policies.
  • Accurately enter appointments and related data into scheduling system.
  • Adhere to and implement insurance and billing policies.
  • Deliver customer service and/or patient care in a manner that promotes goodwill, is timely, efficient, and accurate.

Skills:

  • Strong basic computer skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational/multi-tasking skills
  • Prior related work experience preferred
  • Work well as a team, as well as independently
  • Ability to handle a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable with extensive computer use throughout the day

The Center offers a competitive compensation package including a 401K plan. To apply, send resume and desired wage to HR@TheCenterOregon.com.

Medical Billing Specialist

We are seeking a positive, detail-oriented person to join our Billing team.  If you are a team player with experience in insurance AR collections and or insurance verification in a medical environment, we want to hear from you. This is a full-time position Mon-Fri 8:30-5:00 with the possibility to work remotely in Central Oregon once training is complete.

Responsibilities:

  • Review patient accounts for accuracy in all areas including insurance, charges, and payments.
  • Follow up on outstanding insurance balances by working A/R reports, processing denials and correspondence.
  • Contact insurance carriers as needed to follow-up on outstanding AR billing.
  • Rebill carriers, track and initiate appeals as needed.
  • Process and post insurance refunds.
  • Assist patient in understanding account status and alert patient to required actions for account resolution.
  • Answer incoming telephone calls from patients and insurance carriers and follow-up accordingly.

Skills:

  • Strong basic computer skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills with emphasis on insurance credit reports, outstanding claims queue, paper insurance correspondence.
  • Professional demeanor and strong customer service skills.
  • Working knowledge of medical terminology and accepted abbreviations.
  • Ability to learn and understand medical insurance processing, insurance denials, regulations and requirements which includes Medicare, Medicaid (OMAP/OHP), Non Contract, Contract, MVA, Workman Compensation, HCFA & EDI.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with co-workers in all departments
  • Previous insurance AR collections, insurance verification, and/or aging experience in a medical environment desired.

The Center offers a competitive compensation package including a 401K plan. To apply, send resume and desired wage to HR@TheCenterOregon.com.

Medical Business Office Lead

Cascade Surgicenter (located at The Center in Bend) is seeking an experienced, service focused business office lead to join our team. This is a full-time position which provides the opportunity to lead, motivate, mentor, and direct the activities of approximately 9 direct reports, while being a hands-on member of the business office team, willing to pitch in on the front line as needed. This position requires experience with customer service management, ability to facilitate excellent service to our patients, maintain a positive work culture, excellent communication, and interpersonal skills. 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead, motivate, mentor, and direct the business office staff.
  • Lead staff responsible for greeting patients, surgery scheduling, insurance verification, payment processing, and collections.
  • Be a hands-on contributing member of the team as needed.
  • Resolve patient questions and issues that require supervisor support.
  • Foster teamwork to ensure the optimum patient experience.

Skills:

  • 2+ years of experience leading a team required, experience in a healthcare setting preferred.
  • Proven ability to effectively manage staff and maintain a positive work environment.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with staff at all levels of the organization.
  • Excellent problem solving skills and the ability to help others see problems from multiple angles.
Medical Receptionist/Front Office

We are seeking reliable, detail-oriented people to join our Patient Services team. This can be a full-time (with benefits) or part-time position, you choose! The Center is a high-volume medical clinic and sees up to 400 patients a day, between our four locations. If you are a team player with the ability to multitask, we’re interested in hearing from you. Entry level pay starts at $18.00 per hour.

Responsibilities:

  • Answer high volume of incoming calls
  • Greet patients at reception and check them in for appointments
  • Obtain, verify and update patient demographics and insurance information
  • Schedule future appointments
  • Process co-payments
  • Screen patients and visitors for COVID based on current guidelines

Skills:

  • Strong basic computer skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong organizational/multi-tasking skills
  • Prior related work experience preferred
  • Work well as a team as well as independently
  • Ability to handle a fast-paced environment
  • Comfortable with extensive computer use throughout the day

    The Center offers a competitive compensation package including a 401K plan. To apply, send resume and desired wage to HR@TheCenterOregon.com

    Orthopedic Technologist

    We are seeking an Ortho Tech to join our team. We are a busy clinic with 28 orthopedic providers in addition to our neurosurgical and PMR providers. This is a full-time position. We have four separate clinic locations in the Bend/Redmond area that this position would travel to each week.

    Responsibilities:

    • Application and removal of casts and splints.
    • Application and fitting of Durable Medical Equipment (DME).
    • Preparing and assisting with minor surgical procedures using aseptic technique.
    • Directing patients in home rehabilitation exercise programs.
    • Performing minor wound care and suture/staple removal.

    Skills/Experience:

    • Prior experience in the orthopedic setting is preferred, new graduates are encouraged to apply.
    • Bachelor’s degree in AT or degree from an Orthopedic Technology program or related field is required.
    • Current OTC certification is desired but not required.

      The Center offers a competitive compensation package including a 401K plan. To apply, send resume and desired wage to HR@TheCenterOregon.com

      Physician Assistants - Orthopedic

      We are seeking several orthopedic Physician Assistants to join our growing organization in the following specialties: foot/ankle, sports medicine, total joint, and trauma. Some orthopedic experience required. Each position includes being a first assist in surgery, hospital rounding, providing independent clinic services including H&Ps, follow up and post op visits, injections, and acute injury evaluation. You will be part of a large Orthopedic PA call group rotation with approximately 12 PAs supporting the physician on primary call, thus the call burden is quite low and is reimbursed as additional income. Moving allowance available. Our competitive compensation package includes a salary based on experience, quarterly bonus potential, as well as an excellent benefit package.

      Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery

      We are seeking an experienced physician assistant (PA) to join our Neurosurgical team. You will provide support for surgery, hospital rounds, H&P’s, and first call on a rotational basis. You will be part of a two Neurosurgeon, three PA group. Prior neurosurgical or spine experience desired. Our multi-specialty group includes 24 fellowship trained physicians and 21 PAs in a well-established successful practice. NCCPA certification needed. Current Oregon medical license preferred, but not required for applications to be considered. Moving allowance available.

      Registered Nurses

      Cascade Surgicenter (located at The Center in Bend) is seeking experienced RNs, full time or per diem, for positions in Admit/Recovery, Pre-Admission, and Operating Room (OR). Relevant experience required for each position. BLS and current licensure with the Oregon State Board of Nursing is required for all positions. Weekdays only – no weekends.

      Sterile Processing Tech

      Cascade Surgicenter (located at The Center in Bend) is seeking a full-time Sterile Processing Tech. Performs all functions relating to decontamination and sterilization of equipment & instruments used in a surgical facility. Sterile processing experience required. No weekends and no call. Monday – Friday, 11:00am to 7:30pm.

      Surgery Scheduler

      We are seeking an organized and dedicated person to join our Surgery Scheduling team. The Surgery Scheduler is responsible for scheduling patient surgeries at multiple locations. If you are a team player, detail-oriented, and able to multi-task, we’re interested in hearing from you. This is a full-time position.

      Responsibilities:

      • Work with the physician, patient, and the authorizations department to plan for surgeries and procedures.
      • Schedule procedures at the appropriate facility, coordinating with medical reps and any special equipment needed.
      • Communicate with the patient, physician, and medical staff regarding surgery.
      • Coordinate necessary pre-op appointments and imaging with outside facilities.

      Skills:

      • Strong basic computer skills
      • Working knowledge of medical terminology preferred
      • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
      • Excellent problem solving skills and analytical thinking
      • Prior healthcare experience required
      • Previous surgery scheduling experience a plus

      The Center offers a competitive compensation package including a 401K plan. To apply, send resume and desired wage to HR@TheCenterOregon.com

      Surgical Tech

      Cascade Surgicenter (located at The Center in Bend) is seeking an experienced Surgical Tech to join our team. This can be full-time or per diem. Must have knowledge of all basic set-ups for surgical procedures. Successful completion of OR Surgical Tech course (or equivalent) and 1 year scrubbing experience required. Orthopedic experience preferred. No nights or weekends.

      The Center’s mission is to make a difference in the lives of our fellow Central Oregonians through exceptional care and compassion. Our team of highly trained orthopedic, neurosurgical, occupational medicine, and physiatry doctors offer a wide range of surgical and nonsurgical treatment options in Bend, Redmond, and greater Central Oregon area.

      Our open job positions are listed below and are updated regularly as positions become available.