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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.

Expanded Function Dental Assistant


REPORTS TO: Associate Dental Director
STATUS OF POSITION: Full-Time

SUMMARY

Expanded Function Dental Assistant (EFDA) helps Dentist with dental procedures permissible under the State of Pennsylvania EDFA certificate.  Perform all other dental duties as assigned.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Perform coronal polishing.
  • Placing and condensing amalgam restoration and other restorative materials.
  • Perform fluoride treatments, including fluoride varnish.
  • Placing and removing rubber dams.
  • Placing and finishing composite resin restoration and/or sealant material or both.
  • Applying cavity liners and bases.
  • Placing and removing matrices.
  • Carving and contouring amalgam restoration.
  • Placing and removing wedges.
  • Taking impressions of teeth for study models, diagnostic casts or athletic appliances.
  • All duties designated to Dental Assistants, under the same level of required supervision.

Requirements/Qualifications

Expanded Function Dental Assistance License from PA State Board of Dentistry.  Pennsylvania x-ray certification.  A minimum of one (1) year related experience preferred.  Strong organizational skills, prioritization skills, and a systematic approach to work with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.  Able to work independently and act on own initiative.

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/cv to Community Health Net, P.O. Box 369, Erie, PA 16512.  Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Family Physician


REPORTS TO: Medical Director
STATUS OF POSITION: Full-Time

SUMMARY

Family Physician provides primary care to all ages of patients.  These services include but not limited to diagnosis, treatment, coordination of care, preventive care and health maintenance.

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; five (5) 8 hour days per week
  • Single, robust EMR (NextGen)
  • Additional compensation provided for patient services provided on weekends
  • J-1/H-1 Visa Sponsorship

Requirements/Qualifications

Qualified applicant must be MD/DO with a current Pennsylvania Medical Physician License and DEA License.  Knowledge of Electronic Medical Records preferred.  Ability to provide quality, comprehensive medical care in a compassionate matter.

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/cv to Community Health Net, P.O. Box 369, Erie, PA 16512.  Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.

(2) Nurses - LPN


REPORTS TO: Medical Services Coordinator
STATUS OF POSITION: Full-Time

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

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/cv to Community Health Net, P.O. Box 369, Erie, PA 16512.  Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Medical Assistant


REPORTS TO: Medical Services Coordinator
STATUS OF POSITION: Full-Time

SUMMARY

Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting the clinical function of the office with patient screening, stocking of supplies and equipment.  The Medical Assistant is also expected to support office activities of registration, discharge, referrals, medical records, phone reception, and scheduling as needed.

Requirements

Medical Assistant Certification from an accredited institution with equivalent experience required.  Must be able to give injections, triage patients and have strong, proven assessment skills, and an ability to work closely with a provider. A successful candidate must be comfortable and competent in working with all populations from pediatric to geriatric. A basic knowledge of the computer keyboarding, excellent communication skills, and an ability to multitask are necessary.  It is also essential to relate well to a diverse patient population and to exercise tact, courtesy, and professionalism at all times. Discretion is expected in handling confidential information.  Reliable transportation to all CHN medical sites is required.

Hours of Work

Hours of work and days may be adjusted to meet operational needs of the department.

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.

Medical Office Assistant


REPORTS TO: Front Office Supervisor
POSITION LOCATION: 1202 State Street

STATUS OF POSITION: Full-Time

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/Qualifications

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, 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/cv to Community Health Net, P.O. Box 369, Erie, PA 16512.  Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Facilities Coordinator


REPORTS TO: Chief Executive Officer
POSITION LOCATION: 1202 State Street

STATUS OF POSITION: Full-Time Exempt

SUMMARY

The Facilities Coordinator will oversee all building and grounds maintenance for Community Health Net (CHN).  They will be responsible for ensuring CHN facilities are safe, up to code, and fully operational.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Planning building maintenance and any building expansion programs.
  • Managing all maintenance vendor contracts.
  • Ensuring efficiency of all building systems.
  • Preparing maintenance operating reports and budgets.
  • Assist with maintaining a safe work environment for all employees and patients.
  • Ensuring all maintenance processes and compliance programs are met.
  • Managing facilities planning and space allocation.
  • Preparing cost estimates for moves and equipment.
  • Managing maintenance and cleaning of grounds of CHN facilities.
  • Ensuring all utility systems are inspected and in accordance with regulations.
  • Coordinating building security and maintenance services.
  • Managing and supervising all maintenance personnel.
  • Overseeing and coordinating all building maintenance functions and issues.
  • Perform other maintenance duties as assigned.

Requirements/Qualifications

General Education Degree (GED) or High School Diploma required.  Certification in facilities management a plus.  Previous experience in maintenance supervision or related field.  Problem solving and computer skills; may include scheduling with Microsoft Office Suite or similar software.  Strict adherence to company goals/mission statement/core values.  Strict adherence to OHSA, Joint Commission, Department of Health, and other regulatory agencies.

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/cv to Community Health Net, P.O. Box 369, Erie, PA 16512.  Community Health Net is Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.