EMPLOYMENT

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Immediate Job Openings

Interested in one of our positions?  Please submit your resume to Michele Crider, Office Manager, at:   michele.crider@shawneehealthcare.org 


Reports To:   Office Manager

Salary Range:   $14-$20/ hour

Status:   Exempt

Work Hours:   1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week.

Work Schedule:  Monday through Friday, with four days at 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, and one day at 10:30 am-7:00 pm.

Eligible for Overtime:  Yes

Eligible for Shift Differential:   No

Supervises:   None

Organization Overview:

Shawnee Christian Healthcare Center (SCHC) is a 501(c)3 Federally Qualified Health Center located in the Shawnee Neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky. SCHC seeks to transform the community by sharing the love of Christ in word and deed, to facilitate community development and holistic healthcare through the empowerment of the residents in the community.

Position Summary:

Shawnee Christian Healthcare Center seeks a Full-time Check Out Coordinator to participate as strong team member of the SCHC front office staff.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Answer phones.
  • Schedule appointments.
  • Check patients out upon appointment completion.
  • Ability to maintain an effective, positive working relationship with co-workers, patients, and the public.
  • Greet patients and visitors in prompt and courteous fashion.
  • Collect and update patient demographic and insurance information and make updates in the Electronic Health Record.
  • Collect insurance co-payments and balances from patients.
  • Perform related work as required.

Job Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum of High School Diploma.
  • At least three years of work experience, preferably in a medical office setting.
  • Knowledge of business office procedures, ability to speak clearly and concisely, ability to read and understand written instructions.
  • Experience with Electronic Health Records and Patient Accounts Receivables preferred.

Benefits:

  • Health Insurance, including vision, dental and life
  • 401(K) retirement plan with employer matching contributions
  • Paid Time Off (sick and holiday)

Working Environment and Physical Requirements:

  • Work is performed in the SCHC medical clinic, an office environment.  Involves frequent contact with patients and community members.  Work may be stressful at times.  Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.
  • Work requires sitting for long periods of time; also stooping, bending and stretching for files and supplies.  Occasionally lifting files or paper weighing up to 30 pounds.  Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operating a keyboard, and other office equipment as necessary.  Requires normal visual acuity and hearing.

Screening Requirements:

  • Criminal Background Check


Reports To:   Director of Patient and Community Engagement

Salary Range:   $13-$15/hour

Status:   Exempt

Work Hours:   1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week

Supervises:   None

Organization Overview:

Shawnee Christian Healthcare Center (SCHC) is a 501(c)3 Federally Qualified Health Center located in the Shawnee Neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky. SCHC seeks to transform the community by sharing the love of Christ in word and deed, to facilitate community development and wholistic healthcare through the empowerment of the residents in the community.

 Position Summary:

This position supports the Patient Centered Medical Home model by working with community members to increase access to affordable healthcare. The Outreach Worker conducts outreach and educational activities with an emphasis on assisting community members in enrollment in health insurance options. The Outreach Worker will be an integral member of the patient engagement and Neighborhood Transformation team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Conduct outreach activities at local and regional events to educate community members.
  • Participate in training provided by the state and federal government related to enrollment in Kentucky HEALTH, healthcare.gov and pass applicable certification exams.
  • Participate in Medicare and Social Security training in order to guide individuals through these systems.
  • Conduct training for health center staff and other agency staff as requested.
  • Assist qualified persons in enrollment and/or re-enrollment in health insurance options in-person and by phone.
  • Accept referrals for assistance with enrollment and re-enrollment.
  • Maintain all required documentation and submit monthly reports detailing outreach and enrollment efforts.
  • Travel to consumer locations to assist with enrollment activities (i.e., home visits, other agencies, churches, etc.)
  • Assist consumers in the appeals process when needed.
  • Maintain a high level of consumer satisfaction.
  • Assist consumers with referrals to health care resources within their community.

Job Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Minimum of Associates degree in human services; Bachelor’s in social work or related field preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Competent in use of software including Excel and database management.
  • Competent in use of social media.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment.
  • Ability to demonstrate initiative and self-motivation.
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments.
  • Knowledge of community needs and initiatives and/or experience working in a community health setting.
  • Preferred knowledge of local and regional resources for low-income and at-risk populations.

Benefits:

  • Health Insurance including vision, dental and life
  • 401(K) retirement plan with employer matching contributions
  • Paid Time Off (sick and holiday)
  • Support for Continuing Education to meet / maintain licensure

Working Environment and Physical Requirements:

  • Work is performed in SCHC clinics, school clinics, an office environment and community. Involves frequent contact with patients and community members. Work may be stressful at times.  Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.
  • Work may require sitting or standing for long periods of time; also stooping, bending and stretching for files and supplies. Occasionally lifting files or paper weighing up to 30 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, and operate office equipment as necessary.  Requires normal visual acuity and hearing.
  • Local travel required to attend meetings, visit other SCHC clinics, or attend community events.
  • Out-of-town travel may be necessary for conferences and other learning opportunities.

Screening Requirements:

  • Criminal Background Check


 

Reports To: Office Manager

Salary Range:  $12-16 /hour

Status:   Non-Exempt

Work Hours:   40 hours per week

Supervises:   None

Organization Overview:

Shawnee Christian Healthcare Center (SCHC) is a 501(c)3 Federally Qualified Health Center located in the Shawnee Neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky. SCHC seeks to transform the community by sharing the love of Christ in word and deed, to facilitate community development and wholistic healthcare through the empowerment of the residents in the community.

 Position Summary:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

 

General Statement of Duties:  Maintain confidentiality, files medical records accurately, and communicate effectively with staff, patients and outside vendors.

 

Physical Demands:  Requires full range of body motion including manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination.  Requires standing and walking for extended periods of time.  Occasionally lifts and carries items weighting up to 30 pounds.  Requires normal visual acuity and hearing.  Requires working under stressful conditions or working irregular hours.

 

Working Conditions:  Work is performed in front office and involves some contact with patients.  Work may be stressful at times.  Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.  Contact may involve dealing with sick persons.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Maintains confidential information restricted from the public.
  2. Files all medical records in appropriate order and section, and does so in a timely manner.
  3. Provides excellent service to patients and customers by answering phones with appropriate etiquette.
  4. Answers telephone, screens calls, takes messages, and provides information.
  5. Assist the Medical Receptionists in maintaining a neat and orderly work area and lobby.
  6. Monitor fax machine throughout the day and assure faxes get to appropriate personnel.
  7. Performs related work as required.
  8. Adheres to SCHC Statement of Faith.

Performance Requirements:  Knowledge of business office procedures.  Knowledge of grammar, spelling, and punctuation to type patient information.  Skill in operation of a computer and other office equipment.  Skill in greeting patients and answering the telephone in a pleasant and helpful manner.  Ability to speak clearly and concisely.  Ability to read, understand and follow oral and written instructions.  Ability to sort and file materials correctly by alphabetic and numeric systems.  Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees and the public.

 

Job Qualifications and Requirements:

Education:  High School Diploma or GED required.

 

ExperienceOne year of work experience, preferably in healthcare related environment.  Knowledge of medical terminology and experience with an electronic health record preferred

 

Certificate/License:  None required.

 

Benefits:

  • Health Insurance including vision, dental and life
  • 401(K) retirement plan with employer matching contribution
  • Paid Time Off (sick and holiday)
  • Support for Continuing Education to meet / maintain licensure

Working Environment and Physical Requirements:

  • Work is performed in SCHC clinics, school clinics, an office environment and community. Involves frequent contact with patients and community members. Work may be stressful at times.  Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.
  • Work may require sitting or standing for long periods of time; also stooping, bending and stretching for files and supplies. Occasionally lifting files or paper weighing up to 30 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, and operate office equipment as necessary.  Requires normal visual acuity and hearing.
  • Local travel required to attend meetings, visit other SCHC clinics, or attend community events.
  • Out-of-town travel may be necessary for conferences and other learning opportunities.

Screening Requirements:

  • Criminal Background Check

 


Reports To: Dental Hygiene Coordinator

Salary Range:  $14-22/hour

Status:   Non-Exempt

Work Hours:   4 days per week approximately 32 hours per week

Supervises: none

Organization Overview:

Shawnee Christian Healthcare Center (SCHC) is a 501(c)3 Federally Qualified Health Center located in the Shawnee Neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky. SCHC seeks to transform the community by sharing the love of Christ in word and deed, to facilitate community development and wholistic healthcare through the empowerment of the residents in the community.

 Position Summary:

General Summary of Duties:  The Expanded Duties Dental Assistant will support the dentist in providing high quality oral health care and education to a broad range of patients. This position also offers assistance where needed to ensure smooth, efficient running of the dental program and participates in ongoing evaluation of operations to assure delivery of outstanding patient care as well as financial sustainability of the clinic.

Supervision Received: In conjunction with Dental Office Coordinator

Supervision Exercised: None

Physical Demands:  Work may require sitting for long periods of time; also stooping, bending and stretching for files and supplies.  Occasionally lifting files, paper or equipment weighing up to 30 pounds.  Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate office equipment as necessary.  Requires normal visual acuity and hearing.

Working Conditions:  Work is performed in dental exam rooms and an office environment. Involves frequent contact with patients.  Work may be stressful at times.  Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Prepares and maintains dental instruments, supplies and equipment, including taking inventory and reordering as necessary
  2. Maintains proper aseptic techniques necessary with dental equipment; cleans and properly sterilizes instruments and records all sterilization activities; helps manage the dental office infection control plan to meet OSHA, CDC and ADA standards
  3. Prepares the operatory for patient visits, including cleaning, disinfecting and restocking the room
  4. Scans reception room for patients and helps to manage patient flow
  5. Seats patient in chair and explains procedures to be performed; Collects and records patient health histories
  6. Prepares dental materials cements, amalgams, composites, impression materials, etc.
  7. Provides active chair side assistance; transfer instruments as appropriate for four-handed dentistry; anticipates the dentist’s needs
  8. Monitors and documents the flow of laboratory cases; maintains lab facility
  9. Takes and prepares radiographs using conventional or digital technology and following proper radiation safety precautions
  10. Applies topical fluoride and varnishes, and pit and fissure sealants
  11. Polishes coronal surfaces of patient’s teeth (without high-speed instruments) to remove stains/soft deposits and polishes amalgams or composite surfaces
  12. Fabricates, preliminarily fits and removes temporary crowns for final cementation; places temporary restorative materials and removes excess cement from fabricated restorations
  13. Takes impressions for study casts, athletic mouth guards and custom trays. Performs laboratory procedures neatly and efficiently
  14. Supports and assists special community oriented dental care programs.
  15. Performs related work as required.
  16. Adheres to SCHC Statement of Faith.

Performance Requirements: Strong communication and interpersonal skills, respect for and appreciation of diversity, cultural competence, ability to operate all types of dental equipment and machinery, able to maintain patient records in a timely manner. Skill in operation of computer and other office equipment. Ability to speak clearly and concisely. Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple tasks to completion. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees, and the public.  Comprehensive knowledge of dental assisting techniques and procedures for all phases of general dentistry, knowledge of general materials, their storage, handling and application is required.

Job Qualifications and Requirements:

Education: High school diploma or GED certificate, graduate certificate from an accredited course in expanded duties dental assisting

Experience: At least 5 years of experience providing services in a clinic setting preferred.

Certificate:  Current CPR

Benefits:

  • Health Insurance including vision, dental and life
  • 401(K) retirement plan with employer matching contribution
  • Paid Time Off (sick and holiday)
  • Support for Continuing Education to meet / maintain licensure

Working Environment and Physical Requirements:

  • Work is performed in SCHC clinics, school clinics, an office environment and community. Involves frequent contact with patients and community members. Work may be stressful at times.  Interaction with others is constant and interruptive.
  • Work may require sitting or standing for long periods of time; also stooping, bending and stretching for files and supplies. Occasionally lifting files or paper weighing up to 30 pounds. Requires manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, and operate office equipment as necessary.  Requires normal visual acuity and hearing.
  • Local travel required to attend meetings, visit other SCHC clinics, or attend community events.
  • Out-of-town travel may be necessary for conferences and other learning opportunities.

Screening Requirements:

  • Criminal Background Check

 

 

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