Career Opportunities

The Lanai Community Health Center is an Equal Opportunity employer and enforces a drug-free workplace, zero tolerance, random and pre-employment drug testing applies.

Substance Abuse Testing Policy and Consent Release Form

Drug Free Workplace and Random Drug Testing Policy


Clinical Psychologist/Behavioral Health Specialist (Full-Time)

JOB OVERVIEW:

  • To provide a full range of Integrated Behavioral Health diagnosis and treatment services for the Lāna’i Community Health Center (LCHC), a federally qualified
    health center (FQHC) on the island of Lāna’i. This position is located in a remote, rural general practice setting, with approximately 3,000 residents from diverse backgrounds, and is eligible for the Hawaii State loan repayment program.
  • This position is a full‐me, exempt position, with full benefits.
  • While living and working on this small island can be challenging, our opening offers a unique and progressive opportunity to work with an outstanding team of
    medical and behavioral health providers, supported by medical assistants, case management and outreach workers. Our holistic approach to health care provides a rich, rewarding environment.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Doctorate or Masters Degree in psychology/counseling or related field; Prefer two or more years of experience; Prefer experience with Adults and Chronic Disease Management in a health‐care setting.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS: Current Hawaii licensure or licenseeligible within 3‐6 months of hire. Eligible for credentialing with third‐party
insurance carriers.

Interested? button (2) 

Please send a cover letter and resume here: button (1) or drop off at Admin Office – 333 Sixth Street.


Permanent Medical Assistant (Full-Time)

JOB OVERVIEW:

  • Preferred Medical Assistant Certification, will consider Certified Nursing Assistant Certification and Community Health Worker Certification
  • No on –the-job experience necessary — will train
  • Provide clinical support to Providers, and other LCHC staff as assigned by the Medical Director
  • Must possess excellent customer service skills, be compassionate, and a team player
  • Must project a professional image at all times in-person and on-phone interaction

Interested? button (2) 

Please send a cover letter and resume here: button (1) or drop off at Admin Office – 333 Sixth Street.

 


Medical Provider (Full-Time)

Nurse practitioner, FNP

A growing FQHC, LCHC is located on a small, rural Hawaiian with limited healthcare services.  The Lāna’i community is primarily Filipino, with English as a second language, and many residents have multiple chronic health conditions.

While challenging, this opening offers the FNP a practice that is integrated with behavioral health, telemedicine programs, and a true patient centered medical home environment. This  full time position provides an opportunity for leadership and teamwork in a growing health center, and rich rewards in serving a rural, underserved community.   Experience in or willingness to learn is required for chronic disease management, family planning, OB, women’s health and children – our practice covers the full spectrum of cradle to grave care!

  • Must possess or be eligible for Hawaii APRN and Rx licensure
  • Patient Care, and opportunity Grant Research and Teaching
  • Prefer Ilocano speaking candidate

For more details read here!

Interested? button (2) 

Please send a cover letter and resume here: button (1) or drop off at Admin Office – 333 Sixth Street.


Opportunity: Community Health Worker

Become part of an exciting team!

JOB OVERVIEW:

  • Assist LCHC providers and staff in providing quality medical care to our patients
  • Providing a helping hand for patients and their family to access community services, other resources, and implement healthy behaviors.
  • Ability to provide emotional support, encouragement, motivation to patients and  take their vitals, along with assessing patients pain level
  • Assist in developing patient’s care plan, help them set personal goals, and ensure that patient attends appointments

Interested? button (2) 

Please send a cover letter and resume here: button (1) or drop off at Admin Office – 333 Sixth Street.


 Dentist

JOB OVERVIEW:    Provide dental services to LCHC patients, including screenings, preventive, restorative and emergency dentistry. Participates in community screenings and oral health education events. LCHC is a patient care, teaching and research organization and also provides workshops, education sessions and outreach – all employees should expect to be involved with these activities to the extent to which will depend upon their position in the organization.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Knowledge of examining patients, diagnose dental diseases and provide proper cure in terms of medicines and surgical treatments.
  2. Ability to make decisions regarding replacement of teeth, cleaning, filling, extracts with use of hand instruments, medications etc.
  3. Development and implementation of treatment plans including suitable heal according to the condition
  4. Manage maintain the stocks for surgical materials or medicines
  5. Maintain friendly, professional relationship with the patients to educate them about the complications of treatment and duration of healing process
  6. Document services appropriately in electronic medical record including medical history and current dental formation.
  7. Educate patients with regard to general care, presentations and cleanness of teeth at regular time intervals
  8. Maintain up-to-date knowledge of latest dental treatment techniques
  9. Assist with recruitment of staff to complete a dental team
  10. Ability to maintain and train the staff
  11. Motivate the staff to work tenderly and be friendly with patients and maintain dental treatment standards

KEY COMPETENCIES

  • Good time management, multitasking and stress management skills to be able to ensure that tasks get completed on time
  • Good team work and leadership skills are essential in order to motivate different groups of people to fulfill their responsibilities within a given time frame
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Demonstrated familiarity with, understanding of, and sensitivity to the issues and experiences of Lāna’i community residents
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively with other team members and complete multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to recognize crises that may arise and strictly follow protocols for response to crises
  • Friendly, approachable attitude and ability to remain open-minded when encountering diversity in thought, gender, culture, language, and behavior
  • Ability to facilitate and engage members of the Lāna’i community at divergent levels of skill, attention, development, and interest
  • Professional experience in gathering and interpreting data
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office products and electronic systems
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule, including some evening and weekend availability
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • DDS or DMD degree required
  • Experience in community health setting preferred

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

Supervision of dental assistants, contractors, vendors, etc., may be required

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily and be trusted by the community.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

As noted above.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to sit.  The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, or crouch.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

All OSHA protocols must be followed, especially MSDS and blood-borne pathogens protection.

HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT (HIPAA):

In accordance with HIPAA regulations, all patient information will have restricted access and be handled in a confidential manner at all times. Access to Patient Information shall be limited to only those persons needing such information in order to perform the specific duties of their job (such as direct patient care, patient billing or quality assurance review.)

Whenever possible and reasonable, physical documents will be covered and/or kept from sight of all persons not directly involved in a patient’s activities (such as described above). When accessing Patient Information via computer, take appropriate steps to ensure that your screen is not easily visible to other patients and non-involved employees. Whenever you are not in your work area, take steps to ensure that no patient information is left unattended.

Interested? button (2) 

Please send a cover letter and resume here: button (1) or drop off at Admin Office – 333 Sixth Street.