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Join Our Team! We invite you to apply for any position for which you are qualified.

Practice Manager

Location: Multiple

Position Summary:

The position supervises all day-to-day practice operations, including administrative and clinical staffing, patient appointment scheduling, time of service collections activity, and claims filing accuracy/posting.

 Requirements Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 3 years of experience in progressive and hands-on managerial experience in a medical practice
  • Must demonstrate knowledge in medical practice management: operations, human resource management, information management, patient care systems, risk management, and quality management.
  • Basic knowledge of CLIA, HIPAA, NCQA, and OSHA medical office regulations
  • Demonstrates a strong commitment to patient, provider, and employee satisfaction
  • Ability to work flexible hours or change schedule as necessary. 

Qualifications Required:

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish (verbal and written)
  • Excellent leadership, communication, organizational, and multi-tasking skills.
  • Ability to prioritize projects and strong problem-solving skills.
  • Effectively and efficiently manages time, effort, and workload.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and listening skills.
          Human Resources Specialist

          Location: Uvalde

          GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

          • Assists in the maintaining a list of job descriptions for the Agency.
          • Assists in preparation of credentialing packets.
          • Assists in research of unemployment claims.
          • Assists in maintain the personnel, confidential, and credentialing files in accordance with acceptable recordkeeping guidelines and requirements.
          • Maintains appropriate I-9 record retention.
          • Interviews and refers qualified applicants to the appropriate supervisors.
          • Performs professional and personal reference checks.
          • Performs criminal background checks.
          • Assist supervisors and management on human resource and management techniques and methods.
          • Ability to work flexible hours or change schedule, as necessary.
          • Performs other necessary duties as required by the Agency to achieve its mission.
                  Patient Services Specialist

                  Location: Uvalde

                  Position Summary:

                  This position performs registration of patients seeking services from CHDI and is responsible for greeting, screening, and directing patients to appropriate services. Position performs routine clerical duties following established procedures.

                  Qualifications Required:

                  • High school diploma or GED required.
                  • Experience in a healthcare setting preferred.
                  • At least one-year of experience answering telephone and working with the public.
                  • Computer literacy preferred.
                  • Ability to work flexible hours
                    LVN/CMA

                    Location:
                    Rolling Hills Health                      Canyon Health Center            Our Health

                    Position Summary:

                    Performs routine technical nursing duties and assists with other related duties involved in providing patient care. Works under the direction of the physician and supervision of Director of Nursing.

                    Requirements Required:

                    • Graduate from a State approved School of Vocational Nursing or higher, with current Certification or Registration
                    • Current Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) in the State of Texas
                    • Licensed to practice in Texas.
                    • Knowledge of legal and medical requirements as applied to compliance performance improvement.
                    • Knowledge of medical terminology, acceptable medical abbreviations, and medical Instructions/education.
                    • Ability to work flexible hours or change schedule as necessary.

                      Qualifications Required:

                      • Bilingual preferred.
                      • One-year experience in a clinical setting required.
                      • Excellent leadership, communication, and organizational skills.
                      • Ability to prioritize projects and strong problem-solving skills.
                      • Effectively and efficiently manages time, efforts, and workload.
                      • Excellent written, verbal, and listening skills.
                            Revenue Specialist

                            Location: Uvalde

                            Position Summary:

                            Processes patient claims and payments for third party payers and self-pay accounts.  Assists with inquiries regarding client accounts.

                            Requirements Required:

                            • Knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-9, ICD-10 and CPT knowledge.
                            • Experience in processing EOB’s, post payments, and adjustments.
                            • Maintains expert knowledge of billing work-flow and optimizes use of available technology.
                            • Responsible for helping review insurance denials related to billing

                            Qualifications Required:

                            • Proficient in MS Excel, Word and Outlook
                            • Organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills.
                            • Decision-making, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
                            • Strong interpersonal (verbal and written) communication skills.
                            • Ability to work flexible hours or change schedule as necessary.
                              Custodian

                              Location: Uvalde

                              Position Summary:

                              Performs routine maintenance and inspections to ensure the safety and cleanliness of the agency’s facilities.

                              Requirements Required:

                              • Requires intermittent sitting, kneeling, bending, walking, climbing, lifting, and standing.
                              • Lift and or move 50 to up to 100 pounds

                              Qualifications Required:

                              • Must have transportation to travel to different sites
                              • Must possess a current Class C Texas driver’s license and proof of liability insurance.
                              • One-year related experience and/or training preferred.
                                Registered Dental Assistant

                                Location: Uvalde

                                Position Summary:

                                Performs routine chair-side dental assisting duties and other related duties involved in providing oral health patient care in one of the Agency’s primary health care clinics.  Works under the direction of agency’s dentist(s), registered dental hygienist(s) and the supervision of the Chief Dental Officer.  The dental assistant will provide services directed toward the restoration of health and wellness, health promotion and disease prevention.

                                Requirements Required:

                                • Certified by the State of Texas as a Registered Dental Assistant.
                                • Maintains continuing education requirements as mandated by the Texas State Board of Dental Examiners for Registered Dental Assistants licensure and provider Basic Life Support as required by the American Heart Association.
                                • Experience in the sterility of all reusable dental instruments, devices and equipment in accordance with Dental Department directive and protocol.
                                • Experience in preparing the patient for treatment including the identification of the chief complaint, the taking and recording of vital signs, weight, temperature, blood pressure, glucose levels, etc., and ensures smooth patient flow throughout the center.
                                • Knowledge of modern dental material, their storage, handling and applications.
                                • Ability to work flexible hours or change schedule as necessary.

                                Qualifications Required:

                                • Bilingual preferred.
                                • Ability to problem-solve
                                • Effectively and efficiently manages time, efforts, and workload.
                                • Excellent written, verbal, and listening skills.
                                • Effective organizational skills.

                                Join Our Team!

                                Community Health Development, Inc. (CHDI) is proud to offer career opportunities that will allow you to fulfill your goals for a challenging and rewarding career. What we look for most is persons who want to make a difference in helping people access one of the most basic needs: quality, affordable health care. Attracting and retaining people who share our passion about our mission to improve the health and wellbeing of our community, is our top priority. We look for Team Members that value integrity and honesty, are enthusiastic, and care about making a difference.
                                We are more than just a clinic. CHDI has been recognized as Health Center Quality Leader for two years in a row and we have national recognition as a Patient Centered Medical Home. We have also proudly served Uvalde and surrounding area for over 38 years!

                                We are an Equal Opportunity Employment and Affirmative Action employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug-free and smoke-free workplace. Drug screening and background investigation are required, as allowed by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.