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LVN
(Full Time)

Posted: May, 2018

The Licensed Vocational Nurse reports to the Clinical Nurse Manager and is responsible for providing clinical guidance and training to Medical Assistant staff, working with providers to enhance patient care within the clinic, providing direct patient care, and supporting the implementation of clinical quality improvement plans. The Licensed Vocational Nurse will provide comprehensive nursing services to patients including assessment, teaching, counseling, and prevention services to promote health throughout the community. The LVN works as part of a nursing team and may be required to travel to additional clinic sites to provide support to the clinical team. Occasional participation in community outreach events such as health fairs, health screenings that may be scheduled in evenings or on weekends.

Qualifications:
  • Current license to practice as a LVN in Texas
  • Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing
  • Two years of nursing experience in health center or similar setting
  • Bilingual – English/Spanish is required
  • Use of Microsoft Office
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Oversee inventory of clinical supplies, vaccines, and medications in conjunction with lead MA.
  • Perform clinical skill competency assessment for new Medical Assistant staff and every 3 years for all Medical Assistants. Creates improvement plan according to results of competency assessment and implements/monitors the improvement plan.
  • Audit completion of CLIA waived lab control testing per policy.
  • Perform Documentation audits for Lead Medical Assistants per policy to ensure high quality record keeping. Monitors for improvement based on feedback during audit review.
  • Perform and manage Patient Recalls for Diabetes, HTN, and Colorectal Cancer Screening per policy.
  • Following standing order policies as directed by CMO.
  • Support implementation of standardized processes/policies for all SBCHC locations at the designated site.
  • Support implementation of Quality Improvement Plans at designated site, including participation in PIC meeting.
  • Evaluate clinical processes as needed and manage team towards efficient and patient-centered care.
  • Be a leader in knowledge of health center policies and use of electronic medical record.
  • Assess, plan, direct and evaluate total nursing care as determined by the patient’s age related physical, psychosocial, and cultural needs in accordance with established standards, policies, and procedures of the health center.
  • Provide patient advocacy- acts as a resource and contact person for patients.
  • Provide information related to plan of care at a level appropriate to patient age and identified learning needs.
  • Perform and documents patient history, assessment, procedures, labs, medications/immunizations, and plans as necessary. Perform procedures: e.g. medication administration (oral, injectable), dressing changes, suture removal.
  • Utilize universal precautions in obtaining specimens (venipuncture, cultures, etc) and in delivery of patient care.
  • Triage calls or visits from clients and caregivers. Determine needs and initiate appropriate action such as intervention, appointment.
  • Assess the immunization status of patients. In accordance with written protocols, administer immunizations and document immunization records.
  • Be a leader in knowledge and implementation of infection control Policy, procedure, and practice, especially cleaning and sterilization of instruments.
  • Ensure that client records are kept secure and confidential and maintained consistent with policies and procedures and HIPAA standards.
  • Demonstrate an ability to remain calm during peak periods of activity and in emergency situations- leads support staff in responding to clinic/patient needs during these times.
  • Stay abreast of changes in nursing field by attending classes and seminars approved by supervisor as well as reading professional journals and papers.
  • All Health Center staff members have emergency and disaster response responsibilities: Participate in all safety programs which may include assignment to an emergency response team.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

To be considered for this position you must apply online and upload your resume.


Case Manager – Hilledahl Clinic
(Full Time)

Posted: April, 2018

The Case Manager facilitates the collaborative interdisciplinary process of integrated care via case management encompassing assessment, planning, facilitation, care coordination, and evaluation appropriate to the scope of licensure. The Case Manager is responsible for navigating patients through the continuum of care for conditions including: maternal depression, early childhood development, primary medical needs, psychiatric needs, substance abuse, etc. in a community healthcare system. The Case Manager will ensure effective communication and coordinated service delivery between patient, medical services, and behavioral health services to ensure appropriate plans of care are implemented for all patients. The care plan will specify goals and actions to address the medical, social, behavioral, educational, and other service needs of the client. The Case Manager is also responsible for maintaining reporting for behavioral health services as well as working with clinic leadership to develop and improve internal processes as well as external relationships related to coordinated service delivery.

Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Serves as a core member of the interdisciplinary team with providers and patients to develop a plan of care and monitor quality of care;
  • Participate in special clinical projects integrating behavioral health services and medical services;
  • Maintain registry of behavioral health patients and track them through the continuum of care;
  • Collaborate with both medical and behavioral providers to ensure optimal care for members;
  • Communicate with patients identified as high risk, for both behavioral and physical health issues;
  • Work with patients to identify needs, create care plans, and implement actionable items, as well as monitor patients as they receive care; collaborate with providers and patients to develop a plan of care and monitor quality of care;
  • Empower patients to improve quality of life;
  • Ensure that proper integration of behavioral therapies and medical therapies are implemented with identified patients.
  • Engage in patient conversations around improved mental wellness.
  • Empower patients to improve quality of life;
  • Collaborate with staff and providers within community health center system to ensure appropriate patient referrals to behavioral health as necessary.
  • Assists in developing material and delivering staff training on topics such as the mental wellness program, support services available in the community, identifying high risk indicators of client need.
Qualifications and Skills:
  • Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in social work, psychology, mental health or a related field/ with and an unrestricted LCSW, LMSW, or LPC license;
  • Bilingual – English/Spanish;
  • A minimum of two years in a psychiatric or mental health setting preferred;
  • One year in case management, quality management preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills; including community engagement skills
  • Experience working with the chronically ill, functionally challenged, or high-risk populations; in a culturally competent manner.
  • Knowledge of community health and social service agencies in the community;
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision within the role and scope.

To be considered for this position you must apply online and upload your resume.


CLINICAL ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR – Admin
(Full Time)

Posted: April, 2018

The Clinical Administrative Coordinator is responsible for chart audits and quality program review to identify patients in need of further clinical follow up. He/she will contact patients identified with pending clinical or educational needs and assist in coordination their care by scheduling appointments, gathering information, and documenting appropriately in the electronic medical record. This person will work closely with the Quality department and Clinical Department to enhance the work of the interdisciplinary patient care team.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Must be a Certified Medical Assistant with American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) and/or Association of Medical Technologists (AMT)
  • Bilingual- English/Spanish is preferred
  • 2 to 3 years of clinical environment experience, preferably in a FQHC setting
  • Patient Triage Procedures Knowledge/Practice
  • Able to work a flexible schedule
  • Professional and Positive attitude and able to communicate with all levels of management and more importantly with our patients.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Performs all duties and responsibilities in a manner that promotes high-quality patient care and customer service
  • Make outreach calls to members to encourage preventative health reminders and schedule patients, this includes but it is not limited to:
    • Well Child Checks
    • Diabetic Recalls
    • Postpartum calls
    • Newborn calls
    • Annual checks
    • Vaccines follow-ups
    • Preventive visits/reminders
  • Assist clinical team in managing prior authorizations: Receive, submit and follow-up for authorizations for therapies, medical devices and procedures for patients
  • Responsible for Imaging and lab order reconciliation.
  • Work with health plan quality departments to identify priorities for their member rosters and create a plan for SBCHC to respond to these priorities.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

To be considered for this position you must apply online and upload your resume.


REFERRAL SPECIALIST – Katy Clinic
(Full Time)

Posted: April, 2018

The Referral Specialist provides coordination of care to patients by developing, monitoring, and evaluating interdisciplinary care. Referral Specialist is responsible for coordinating patient referrals, consultations, and diagnostic procedures relating to the health center and is responsible for improving patient involvement in our ongoing patient centered programs.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Bachelor Degree is preferred
  • Minimum of three years of experience in the medical or health insurance field.
  • Bilingual- English/Spanish is required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Schedules consultation and diagnostic appointments for patients per provider request and documents necessary information.
  • Obtain insurance authorization for appointments, if necessary.
  • Contact patients to provide appointment date, time, location and preparation information for appointment, if appropriate.
  • Answers questions regarding patient appointments and testing.
  • Answers telephone, screens calls, takes messages, and provides information.
  • Responds to voice-mails and/or messages from patients, and schedules as needed.
  • Follow-up with patients after provider visit.
  • Exemplifies excellent customer service with patients, visitors, and other employees.
  • Consistently demonstrates respect for the capabilities, different cultures and/or personalities of customers
  • Relates well, and works collaboratively with all levels of staff in a professional manner.
  • Consistently alters plans/routines when the situation requires and continues to perform without projecting stress/frustration that would adversely affect the work environment.
  • Takes the initiative to proactively assist others without direct supervision and to resolve problems with other departments and co-workers.
  • Ensures building is clean, organized, and presentable for patients and clients.
  • Maintains open and effective communication with providers and employees to ensure quality patient care.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
  • All Health Center staff members have emergency and disaster response responsibilities. Participates in all safety programs which may include assignment to an emergency response team.

To be considered for this position you must apply online and upload your resume.


Licensed Clinical Social Worker – Cyfair Clinic
(Part Time)

Posted: March, 2018

The Part-Time (3 days a week) Licensed Clinical Social Worker will perform a full range of professional clinical social work assignment in a full-functioning capacity with a focus on Adolescent Health & Wellness. He/she will serve as an advocate to help clients gain access to resources while confronting their personal issues such as mental illness, addiction, and abuse. Considerable independent judgment is required to carry out assignments that have significant impact on the health center’s services and programs. The LCSW is responsible for assessing problems and determining appropriate types of intervention methodologies. Works in conjunction with other health service providers.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology or related field is required.
  • Must hold current License as a Clinical Social Worker
  • Experience in a similar health center setting preferred
  • Experience with Substance Use Treatment/Interventions
  • Demonstrate knowledge of community resources
  • Bilingual – English/Spanish is required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Provides group work treatment and social casework for health center patients.
  • Serves as a member of the treatment team, working with other disciplines in diagnosing problems, formulating treatment plans, and evaluating progress.
  • Provides necessary social work treatment in accordance with medical treatment plans and modifies these plans to further therapeutic goals.
  • Conducts comprehensive bio-psychosocial assessments of clients’ needs
  • Provides individual and group therapy, outreach, crisis intervention, social rehabilitation, and teaching skills needed for everyday living.
  • Provides assistance to patients in locating and taking advantage of any relevant community services available.
  • Performs short-term counseling and crisis intervention as necessary.
  • Develops and monitors client service plans to ensure consistency of service(s)
  • On an ongoing basis evaluates needs for clients’ continuation in the program with quarterly reviews and annual reassessments.
  • Maintains records and prepares verbal and written reports and correspondence related to the work.
  • Participates in outreach events and provides ideas on methods to increase number of patients in the program.
  • Participates in all safety programs which may include assignment to an emergency response team.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

To be considered for this position you must apply online and upload your resume.


Bilingual Medical Assistant - Pitner Clinic
(Full Time)

Posted: March, 2018

The Medical Assistant is responsible for performing any front and back-office duties under the direction of the Nurse Manager and/or Chief Medical Officer. Primarily the Medical Assistant will be responsible for documenting all of the patients’ medical history, obtaining vital signs, explaining treatment procedures to patients, preparing patients for examination, and assisting physicians during the examination.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Bilingual – English/Spanish is required.
  • Must be a Certified Medical Assistant with a qualified agency, or qualified to get certified within 90 days from date of hire.
  • 2 to 3 years of experience
  • Patient Triage Procedures Knowledge/Practice
  • Must be comfortable giving shots to patients of any age
  • Able to work a flexible schedule
  • Professional and Positive attitude and able to communicate with all levels of management and more importantly with our patients.
  • Locations: Pitner Clinic, Hillendahl Clinic, Whole Life Service Center

To be considered for this position you must apply online and upload your resume.


Bilingual Medical Assistant - Wholelife Clinic
(Full Time)

Posted: April, 2018

The Medical Assistant is responsible for performing any front and back-office duties under the direction of the Nurse Manager and/or Chief Medical Officer. Primarily the Medical Assistant will be responsible for documenting all of the patients’ medical history, obtaining vital signs, explaining treatment procedures to patients, preparing patients for examination, and assisting physicians during the examination.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Bilingual – English/Spanish is required.
  • Must be a Certified Medical Assistant with a qualified agency, or qualified to get certified within 90 days from date of hire.
  • 2 to 3 years of experience
  • Patient Triage Procedures Knowledge/Practice
  • Must be comfortable giving shots to patients of any age
  • Able to work a flexible schedule
  • Professional and Positive attitude and able to communicate with all levels of management and more importantly with our patients.
  • Locations: Pitner Clinic, Hillendahl Clinic, Whole Life Service Center

To be considered for this position you must apply online and upload your resume.


Bilingual Medical Assistant - West Houston Clinic
(Full Time)

Posted: March, 2018

The Medical Assistant is responsible for performing any front and back-office duties under the direction of the Nurse Manager and/or Chief Medical Officer. Primarily the Medical Assistant will be responsible for documenting all of the patients’ medical history, obtaining vital signs, explaining treatment procedures to patients, preparing patients for examination, and assisting physicians during the examination.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Bilingual – English/Spanish is required.
  • Must be a Certified Medical Assistant with a qualified agency, or qualified to get certified within 90 days from date of hire.
  • 2 to 3 years of experience
  • Patient Triage Procedures Knowledge/Practice
  • Must be comfortable giving shots to patients of any age
  • Able to work a flexible schedule
  • Professional and Positive attitude and able to communicate with all levels of management and more importantly with our patients.
  • Locations: Pitner Clinic, Hillendahl Clinic, Whole Life Service Center

To be considered for this position you must apply online and upload your resume.


 

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