Employment Opportunities

NorthStar Medical Specialists is an independent multi-specialty clinic. We offer a supportive environment that provides personal and professional satisfaction for our providers. As an independent private practice, we are able to afford our providers the individual clinical autonomy they desire within a supportive and collaborative team environment.
 

Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

Sleep Medicine – Full Time, 30 hrs per week

NorthStar Medical Specialists is an established 18-year accredited Sleep Medicine and Sleep Disorders Center. We currently have a need for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner for our growing Sleep Medicine department. 

We are seeking a PA-C or ARNP to perform a variety of duties in the evaluation, treatment planning, and management of patients. Candidate must have excellent communication, interpersonal skills and compassion when working with patients. Experience in Sleep Medicine is preferred, but we will train the right candidate.  We provide a positive culture of teamwork, collaboration and professionalism.

NorthStar Medical is an independent multi-specialty clinic.  We offer a supportive environment that provides personal and professional satisfaction for our providers.  As an independent private practice, we are able to afford our providers the individual clinical autonomy they desire within a supportive and collaborative team environment.

We offer a competitive compensation, productivity bonus and a robust benefit package. No weekends and no on-call. Schedule is a 3 day x 10 hour schedule.

Interested candidates please send your resume and cover letter with salary requirement to:

acarlyon@northstarmedicalspecialists.com

Thank you! 

Why NorthStar?

  • Exceptional Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a 3-day work week with no weekends and no on-call duties. Our patient hours are 8:00am – 6:00pm.
  • Beautiful Location: Located in the charming city of Bellingham, Washington, you’ll experience the perfect blend of small-town charm and big-city amenities. Nestled by Bellingham Bay and overlooking the San Juan Islands, our area offers year-round outdoor activities including hiking, biking, and more.
  • Professional Growth: Whether you have experience in Sleep Medicine or are eager to learn, we provide training and support for the right candidate.

 

Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

Sleep Medicine – Part Time 20 hrs/week

NorthStar Medical Specialists is an established 18-year accredited Sleep Medicine and Sleep Disorders Center. We currently have a need for a part time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner for our growing Sleep Medicine department. 

We are seeking a PA-C or ARNP to perform a variety of duties in the evaluation, treatment planning, and management of patients. Candidate must have excellent communication, interpersonal skills and compassion when working with patients. Experience in Sleep Medicine is preferred, but we will train the right candidate.  We provide a positive culture of teamwork, collaboration and professionalism.

NorthStar Medical is an independent multi-specialty clinic.  We offer a supportive environment that provides personal and professional satisfaction for our providers.  As an independent private practice, we are able to afford our providers the individual clinical autonomy they desire within a supportive and collaborative team environment.

We offer a competitive compensation and productivity bonus. No weekends and no on-call. Schedule is a 2 day x 10 hour schedule.

Interested candidates please send your resume and cover letter with salary requirement to:

acarlyon@northstarmedicalspecialists.com

Thank you! 

Why NorthStar?

  • Exceptional Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a 2-day work week with no weekends and no on-call duties. Our patient hours are 8:00am – 6:00pm.
  • Beautiful Location: Located in the charming city of Bellingham, Washington, you’ll experience the perfect blend of small-town charm and big-city amenities. Nestled by Bellingham Bay and overlooking the San Juan Islands, our area offers year-round outdoor activities including hiking, biking, and more.
  • Professional Growth: Whether you have experience in Sleep Medicine or are eager to learn, we provide training and support for the right candidate.

 

Opportunity in Healthcare 

Sleep Technician Training Program

 

Are you interested in the study of Sleep Medicine?

NorthStar Medical Specialists is seeking local candidates with patient care experience, good computer skills and interest in training in the field of Sleep Medicine as a Polysomnographic Technologist.  Training period is approximately 4-5 months.  For selected participants, training will be paid at $17.50/hour.

Candidates must be willing to work 12-hour night shifts, maximum 3 shifts per week.  Once trained, initial pay scale is $17.50 – $20/hour with benefits and growth potential.

Qualifications

Applicants and prospective personnel should be proficient with computer operating systems (Microsoft Office Suite) as well as comfortable with various applications and programs. Additionally preferred is some degree of patient care experience whether clinical or administrative. Physical requirements include an ability to perform extensive walking, stooping, bending, pulling and lifting up to 50 pounds. Complete use of sight, hearing and speaking is required.  Minimum education requirement: High School Diploma.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your cover letter and resume to the email address below. For more information, please contact Alyson at:

acarlyon@northstarmedicalspecialists.com

Patient Service Representative / Receptionist – Full Time

We are growing and we currently have a need for a full time Patient Service Representative/Receptionist.    

Candidate will demonstrate compassion, respect and caring while working closely with patients and staff. Requirements for this position include excellent customer service skills, an outgoing personality and an exceptional level of professionalism, organization, and friendliness.  Experience working in a medical/clinical office, scheduling and referral processing is preferred, however, we will train the right candidate.

If you’re looking for a long-term opportunity to learn and grow, love working with people and enjoy a fast-paced, fun environment, please apply today. We offer a competitive salary, benefits and a supportive management team.  Position is full time, 4 days each week from 7:30am-6:00pm.  Interested candidates please send your resume and cover letter with salary requirement to:

acarlyon@northstarmedicalspecialists.com

Thank you! 

Patient Care Technician

Part Time

Our team is growing and we currently have a need for a full time Patient Care Technician demonstrating compassion, respect and caring while working with our patients.

Candidate will demonstrate compassion, respect and caring while working closely with patients and staff. Primary responsibility will be assisting in our CPAP department, rooming patients for our five providers, process directives, maintain records for all three specialties and various other duties. We’re looking for someone who works well in a fast-paced environment and can move quickly from one patient to the next while staying on schedule and being pleasant and friendly.

Requirements for this position include excellent customer service skills and an exceptional level of professionalism, organization and friendliness. Medical office experience and/or medical terminology are preferred, however we will train the right candidate. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to enter the medical field! You must be comfortable in a fast-paced environment and be able to multi-task with ease. This position requires flexibility of duties and a high level of organization. If this fits with your work style and you love working with people – please contact us!

We offer competitive salary, benefits and a supportive management team! Enjoy a 4-day 10 hour work week. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to:

acarlyon@northstarmedicalspecialists.com

Thank you!

Bookkeeper

Part Time

We are looking for a part time bookkeeper to process AP, reconcile credit card/bank statements, post expenses, prepare monthly and quarterly tax reports, post payments and perform various other financial oriented duties.

Well-qualified candidates have at least 1-2 years bookkeeping experience preferably in health care, proficiency in QuickBooks, preferably a minimum 2-year accounting degree and an exceptional level of professionalism, trustworthiness, organization and friendliness.  We will train the right candidate!

NorthStar prides itself on being highly process-driven, ensuring that all financial activities are carried out with precision and efficiency. We believe in structured workflows and detailed procedures to maintain the highest standards of accuracy and reliability.

If you’re looking for an opportunity to enjoy a fast-paced, professional, and fun environment with flexible scheduling to fit your needs, please apply today. We offer competitive compensation, a supportive executive team, and the flexibility to manage your work hours (7-12 hours per week) around your personal commitments.

Interested candidates, please send your resume and cover letter with salary requirements to:

 acarlyon@northstarmedicalspecialists.com

Billing Specialist –  Full Time

We are growing! We currently have a need for a full time Billing Specialist.  

This individual is responsible for managing prior authorizations, complex claims management and follow up, managing patient accounts, cost estimates, maintaining provider credentialing, and conducting various other administrative tasks.  This individual will respond to patient and payer inquiries and concerns, perform claim follow-up activities and perform special projects as directed.

Candidate must have excellent communication, interpersonal skills, a self starter and a strong value of teamwork and collaborative involvement.  Qualified candidate must have medical office experience and strong customer service skills. 

We offer competitive salary, benefits and a supportive management team! Enjoy a 4-day work week, 7:30am – 6:00pm. Patient hours are Monday – Friday 8:00am – 6:00pm.  This position is part of the business office.   

Please send your resume and cover letter with salary requirement to:

acarlyon@northstarmedicalspecialists.com

Registered Dietitian

Medical and Surgical Weight Management

We are growing and we currently have a need for a part time Registered Dietitian to join our Medical Weight Management team!

We are seeking a passionate Registered Dietitian who is a self-starter and works well in a collaborative team environment.  Primary responsibilities will be to perform a variety of duties, some of which include the evaluation and assessment of nutritional needs of our patients, development of individualized plans, monitoring progress and providing support, education and coaching of our weight management patients.  Candidate must have excellent communication, interpersonal skills and experience working with a team.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

Assesses client medical history, including nutritional status, diet history, and food habits. Conducts individual sessions to discuss patient’s nutritional needs and determine risk factors.  Confers with physician and other clinicians as appropriate on effect of nutritional status.

  1. Develops nutritional plan for patient, presents information to patient/family individually about implementing nutrition plan including recommendations for special diets and diet techniques to ensure proper preparation and nutritional intake.
  2. Documents dietary assessment/plan summary for medical record.
  3. Conducts patient education programs for weight reduction, cultural preferences, and special-need diets for certain health conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, etc. Teaches correct food preparation and safe food handling. Conducts nutritional health education programs for staff.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in nutrition, food service, or community health. Master’s degree preferred.

Experience: Minimum three years of clinical experience as dietitian. Two years of experience in health setting as dietitian/patient educator preferred.

Other Requirements: Registered dietitian as certified by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

We offer competitive salary, benefits and a supportive management team! Patient hours are Monday – Friday 8:00am to 6:00pm. Position is part time to start, with potential to grow to full time.   No weekends and no on-call. To apply, please send us your resume and cover letter with salary requirement.

Thank you!

acarlyon@northstarmedicalspecialists.com

Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

Nutrition Specialist Bariatric Medicine

Part Time

NorthStar Medical Specialists is a multispecialty medical practice, specializing in Sleep Medicine, Pulmonary Rehabilitation and Medical and Surgical Weight Management. We currently have a need for apart time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner who specializes in nutrition education.   

We are seeking a PA-C or ARNP to perform a variety of duties in the evaluation, treatment planning, and management of patients. Candidate will assess patient medical history, including nutritional status, diet history, and food habits. Conducts individual sessions to discuss patient’s nutritional needs and determine risk factors.  Confers with physician and other clinicians as appropriate on effect of nutritional status.  Candidate must have excellent communication, interpersonal skills and compassion when working with patients. Experience in Bariatric Medicine is preferred, but we will train the right candidate.  We provide a positive culture of teamwork, collaboration and professionalism.

NorthStar Medical is an independent multi-specialty clinic.  We offer a supportive environment that provides personal and professional satisfaction for our providers.  As an independent private practice, we are able to afford our providers the individual clinical autonomy they desire within a supportive and collaborative team environment.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package. No weekends and no on-call.  Patient hours are Monday – Friday 8:00am to 6:00pm.  Please send your resume and cover letter with salary requirement to:

acarlyon@northstarmedicalspecialists.com

Thank you! 

Apply

1) Download and complete our application form.

2) Mail or email your completed application form as well as your resume and cover letter with salary requirement.

Mailing Address
NorthStar Medical Specialists
Attn: Alyson
1345 King Street
Bellingham, WA 98229-6223

About Bellingham

Bellingham offers a small town feel with big city amenities. Nestled in the beautiful Bellingham Bay and overlooking the San Juan Islands, Bellingham is the hidden gem of the northwest. Year-round hiking is a hallmark of the Bellingham region, with easy proximity to the Mount Baker Snoqualmie National Forest and the Chuckanut Mountains, as well as miles of opportunities within Whatcom County. Bellingham offers several unique, diverse, beautiful and lively communities. Whatcom County school districts are among the best in the nation and are highly recognized by the state and region for their achievements.