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General Dentist


REPORTS TO: Chief Dental Officer
STATUS OF POSITION: Full-Time

SUMMARY

Responsible for the care of dental patients. Such care includes correct diagnosis of the present etiology, informing the patient of the existing state of health of his/her oral cavity, followed by a discussion of the various treatment modalities available, including a discussion of what would follow with treatment and without. Based on this information, a tentative treatment plan, which is acceptable to the patient, will be established. The performance of the agreed upon procedures will be at the highest level of quality within the dentist’s capability.

Position Benefits

  • Competitive salary plus excellent benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, 403b retirement plan, paid disability and life insurance, paid malpractice, relocation, paid CDE, salary incentive, and excellent vacation package.
  • Loan repayment available through the National Health Service Corps (NHSC)
  • Shared on call schedule
  • First shift schedule; four (4) 10 hour days per week
  • Single, robust EDR (NextGen)
  • Additional compensation provided for patient services provided on weekends
  • J-1/H-1 Visa Sponsorship

Requirements/Qualifications

Qualified applicant must be DMD/DDS with a current Pennsylvania Dental License and DEA License. Knowledge of Electronic Dental Records preferred. Ability to provide quality, comprehensive dental care in a compassionate matter.

Community Health Net provides medical, dental, pharmacy, and vision services to the general public including the underserved. We believe in providing extraordinary care to all. Those interested in being considered for this need can contact humanr@community-healthnet.com. Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.

LPN Per-Diem


REPORTS TO: Medical Services Coordinator
POSITION LOCATION: Daniel S. Snow, MD Health Center/Harborcreek Health Center/Girard SBHC
STATUS OF POSITION: Per-Diem (As Needed)
SALARY RANGE: $15.00/Hour (Per-Diem Rate)

SUMMARY

The important role of the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is to support the Physician. This position is responsible for prompt and courteous assistance to all patients of CHN. Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of patient’s clinical records. Prepares reviews, evaluates, interprets, and records vital statistics and other data affecting patient care. Coordinates referrals to other health and social service agencies; establishes and maintains a cooperative relationship with patients. Supports the Physician by facilitating patient flow, providing timely telephone and walk-in triage, including but not limited to, requests for lab results, inquiries regarding current condition, chief compliant and communicating all information to attending physician. Supports the primary care office activities of registration, discharge, medical records, phone reception and scheduling as needed.

REQUIREMENTS:
• Graduation from an accredited school of Practical Nursing
• Current license to practice nursing within the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
• CPR Certification
• Have one (1) year to two (2) years preferred experience in outpatient medical office
• Provide prompt and courteous assistance to all patients of CHN

HOURS OF WORK:
Flexible Work Hours as needed, Monday through Sunday. Hours of work and days may be adjusted to meet operational needs of the department.

Community Health Net provides medical, dental, and vision services to the general public including the underserved. We believe in providing extraordinary care to our patients. Those interested in being considered for this need can contact humanr@community-healthnet.com or mail cover letter/resume to Community Health Net, P.O. Box 369, Erie, PA 16512. Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Medical Office Assistant


REPORTS TO: Front Office Supervisor
POSITION LOCATION: Daniel S. Snow, MD Health Center
STATUS OF POSITION: Full Time
SALARY RANGE: $8.50- $10.45/hour

SUMMARY

Under the direction of the Front Office Supervisor, the Office Assistant is responsible for all billing records, patient registration/discharge, medical records, referrals, and clerical activities that support the functions of the medical practice. Other related duties as assigned.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Greets patients in a customer friendly manner and maintains positive, friendly, interpersonal relationships throughout entire visit.
  • Assists patients in a professional and compassionate manner, in order to, quickly resolve patient concerns.  Directs appropriate concerns to Supervisor.
  • Accurately and efficiently performs registration/discharge process by confirming spelling, accurate demographic information, and insurance information.  Maintains and updates patient information on the computer system.
  • Works to ensure smooth office flow by supporting entire medical practice to include but not be limited to, cross training in medical records, referrals and any other office function needed to assist office/patient flow.
  • Prepares encounter forms for pick up, ensures information on encounter forms are accurate, completed and resolved.
  • Prepares cash deposit and maintains log, as per policy and procedure.
  • Adheres to Finance Department Policies and Procedures, including but not limited to, accurate compilation of data into computer system, collection of payment for services rendered, and insurance validation.
  • Ensures that messages taken are accurate and complete in accordance with message taking procedure.
  • Assists Medical Records Clerk in ensuring that patient charts are prepared for office staff and providers prior to the patient appointment.
  • Assist Medical Records Clerk in obtaining chart numbers and information to make charts/patient information available for provider review.

REQUIREMENTS

Certified Medical Secretary Certification preferred or equivalent medical office experience/training required.  Proven exceptional interpersonal and communication skills are necessary.  Proven organizational and time management skills required.  Confidentiality in handling patient and organizational information mandatory.  PC knowledge, keyboarding skills required.  Some understanding of medical terminology preferred.  Bi-lingual skills preferred.

Community Health Net provides medical, dental, pharmacy, and vision services to the general public including the underserved. We believe in providing extraordinary care to all. Those interested in being considered for this need can contact humanr@community-healthnet.com. Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Per-Diem Pharmacy Technician


REPORTS TO: Pharmacy Manager
POSITION LOCATION: Daniel S. Snow, MD Health Center
STATUS OF POSITION: Per-Diem

SUMMARY

Under the direction of a licensed Pharmacist, Pharmacy Technician fills medication orders and other health care products for Community Health Net (CHN) patients. Performs routine tasks to help prepare prescribed medication, such as counting tablets and labeling bottles. Also performs administrative duties, such as answering phones, stocking shelves, and operating cash registers.  Refers any questions regarding prescriptions, drug information, or health matters to a Pharmacist. Other related duties as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Knowledge and application of arithmetic and algebra, the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar, principles and processes for providing customer and personal services.
  • This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction required.
  • Valid Pennsylvania driver’s license required
  • Must be willing to take direction.
  • Must be responsible, precise, and organized.
  • Knowledge of pharmacological terminology preferred.
  • No record of substance or drug abuse preferred.
  • May be required to work evenings, weekends, and some holidays based upon operational need.
  • GED or high school diploma required.  Pharmacy Technician diploma from accredited college or technical school or equivalent experience preferred.
  • Two years related experience preferred. Ability to use computers and computer systems to set up functions, enter data, or process information also preferred.

HOURS OF WORK

This position is an as needed position.  Work hours would be based on open shifts in the Pharmacy and number of work hours cannot be guaranteed.

Community Health Net provides medical, dental, and vision services to the general public including the underserved.  We believe in providing extraordinary care to our patients.  Those interested in being considered for this need can contact hr@community-healthnet.com or mail cover letter/resume to Community Health Net, P.O. Box 369, Erie, PA 16512.  Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Medical Director


REPORTS TO: Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
POSITION LOCATION: 1202 State Street
STATUS OF POSITION: Full Time

SUMMARY

Responsible for rendering professional medical services to the patient population of Community Health Net.  Initiates procedural changes to improve productivity and efficiency of the clinical medical practice.  Supervises the provider medical staff, takes lead administrative capacity with regard to Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH), and coordinates and oversees chart review/peer review.  Other duties as assigned.

Duties and Responsibilities

Administrative

  • Functions as medical advocate for the Chief Executive Officer to ensure smooth operation of the primary care facility.
  • Supervises review and auditing of medical records and peer review.
  • Plans and holds meetings with Provider and clinical staff, to assume lead responsibility in the generation and institution of operational medical policies and protocols.
  • Expands the Community Health Net utilization review capabilities, by working with the quality initiatives of the organization, chart audit committee, fiscal department, and other Community Health Net groups.
  • Provides medical oversight of clinical programs, such as the Diabetes Collaborative.
  • Assumes lead role in Provider training on chart documentation and patient visit auditing, in order to maximize the accuracy of the notes, increase generation of revenue, and meet Quality Improvement and Corporate Compliance standards. This will be accomplished with the support appropriate Community Health Net personnel and Board of Directors directed committees.
  • Generates the on-call and rounding schedule for the primary care practice.
  • Coordinate Provider template to include vacation, sick and continuing medical education hours. Ensuring proper Provider coverage to meet organizational patient satisfaction and productivity requirements.

Medical Services

  • Works to improve productivity of medical providers by developing and implementing policies and protocols that promote a professional and efficient clinical practice.
  • Coordinates training and continuing medical education, for medical staff, on a variety of medical specialties.
  • Develops, reviews, and updates medical clinical protocols and policies for Community Health Net.

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS

Graduation from an accredited medical school and a current license to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is required.  Board certification is preferred.  Minimum two (2) years experience as practicing physician required.  Meets and maintains credentialing and privileging criteria as outlined in the credentialing and privileging policy.

Community Health Net provides medical, dental, and vision services to the general public including the underserved.  We believe in providing extraordinary care to our patients.  Those interested in being considered for this need can contact hr@community-healthnet.com or mail cover letter/resume to Community Health Net, P.O. Box 369, Erie, PA 16512.  Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.