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.
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CONSULTANT
The Behavioral Health Consultant at LCH provides counseling and intervention services to help clients reach their full human potential. Duties include assisting clients to remove barriers to health and wellness. The Behavioral Health Consultant will collaborate with members of the health care team, the community service team, and the client/family to assure clients’ psychosocial needs are addressed.
CERTIFIED REGISTERED NURSE PRACTITIONER
The primary function of the Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner is to assure the provision of quality primary care services to Chester County families. Services of the Family Nurse Practitioner at LCH include the following: family planning services, physical examinations and immunizations, women’s health care, prenatal care, chronic disease management, acute episodic care for infants, children, adolescents, adults and geriatric clients. CRNPs may also participate in advocacy, case management and facilitation services as needed and will advocate for the role of the advance practice nurse and the nursing center as a model of primary health care for vulnerable communities.
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.