La Comunidad Hispana (LCH), Kennett Square, offers a comprehensive scope of healthcare, social services, outreach, and education programs for Latinos and other low-income, underserved families living and working in Southern Chester County. As a Federally Qualified Health Center and Level 2 Patient-Centered Medical Home, LCH provides holistic, nurse-managed care that integrates healthcare with supportive services and education to empower immigrants and low income families to stay healthy, build strong families and lead productive fulfilling lives.
If you would like to apply, please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to La Comunidad Hispana Search Committee, 731 West Cypress Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348 or E-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Equal Opportunity Employer.
The part-time Paralegal LCH assists clients to become legal residents/naturalized citizens and address other civil legal concerns including domestic and labor issues. Under the direct supervision of the LCH legal clinic Attorney, the Paralegal communicates with clients to obtain relevant information, translates documents, performs research on case law, coordinates and completes paperwork related to papers for immigration or citizenship.
The Caseworker at LCH assists clients by providing quality services in the most efficient and effective manner possible; collaborating with clients to assess needs, develop goals, implement plans, and obtain appropriate services. Additionally, casework encompasses close collaboration and advocacy with government and private agencies, other professionals and members of the community. Casework is an important component of services offered at LCH and is based on the recognition that a trusting and empowering relationship between the Caseworker and the client is central to restoring and enhancing the client’s independent functioning.
HEALTH WINDOW COORDINATOR
The Health Window (Ventanilla de Salud) Coordinator is a part-time position (20 hours per week) that assists clients to determine needs and connects them to appropriate services for health care. The position is grant funded through the government of Mexico/Mexican Consulate. The Health Window Coordinator is supervised by the Mexican Consulate staff and is located within the Mexican Consulate in Philadelphia. This position requires occasional weekend hours to participate in community events and health fairs.
MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING SPECIALIST
The primary function of the Medical Billing and Coding Specialist is to review medical documentation for appropriate coding according to ICD-9 and CPT-4 coding principles, submit claims, review claim denials and re-submit claims, as needed. The position requires competence in ICD-9 coding, CPT coding, modifiers and medical terminology.