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Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans, a non-profit health care organization, is currently hiring for the positions listed below.  To apply for any of these positions, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org.

Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line.

Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

No phone calls, please.

Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class




Senior Staff Accountant
Daughters of Charity Services of New Orleans operates multiple Federally Qualified Health Centers in the Greater New Orleans area.  DCSNO is committed to improving the health status of communities and continues a long tradition of health ministry.  DCSNO is seeking a full-time Staff Accountant, which has a key role in ensuring the monthly general ledger close and distribution of financial statements. This position supports the Controller by performing complex general ledger and bank account reconciliations, verifying cash batches, investigating monthly variations, monthly and weekly reporting, payroll, and cash management.
REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • 5+ years related Accounting experience
  • Experience in Healthcare industry preferred
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Must be able to maintain the highest level of confidentiality
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger, fixed assets, financial statements, etc.
  • Prepare month-end journal entries, forecasts, reports, variance analyses, etc.
  • Perform general accounts analysis and complex reconciliations, including bank statements, fixed assets, employer’s benefit costs, accruals and prepaid expenses.
  • Research and resolve outstanding items on general ledger reconciliation
  • Prepare and submit payroll to payroll vendor and process associated JE’s
  • Monitor daily deposits and checks are entered correctly in several different software systems.
  • Provide support with month-end close
  • Perform accounting and clerical functions to support supervisor
  • Work constructively with other departments to resolve issues and problems
  • Review cost analysis of complex on-going projects and recommend courses of action
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Exceptional organizational skills required
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to multi-task and prioritize work independently
  • Must have the ability to work effectively independently, as well as in a team environment
  • Must have strong computer skills, including expert proficiency in Excel and other MS Office applications

To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Internal candidates must apply from their DCSNO email account. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 




Accounts Receivable Specialist
DCSNO is seeking full-time Account Receivable Specialist that will work under the Central Business Office Supervisor.  In this position, you will enter, post and reconcile batches, research and resolve customer A/R issues, prepare aging report, and place billing and collection calls.
Requirements:

  • Must have a High School Diploma
  • Minimum 3 years previous experience in A/R in healthcare
  • At least 3 years previous experience with Healthcare Collection Company
  • At least 3 years of experience processing medical insurance claims
  • Must have the ability to demonstrate time  management skills and set priorities
  • Must have basic Mathematical skills
  • Must be willing to train and gain certification of a Healthcare Navigator

 
Qualifications:

  • Perform billing and collections services for all third party payees as well as Medicaid and Medicare
  • Perform follow-ups on payments and rejections to determine the source of error (encounter entries, data entry, or electronic errors) and to assist patient access and provider staff to avoid errors
  • Ability to provide a high level of production while maintaining accuracy
  • Process claims into electronic billing system, reconcile client accounts and submit electronic files
  • Effective and exceptional organizational, decision-making, time management, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Display behavior consistent with Ascension Health Core Values of Services to the poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Education
  • Collections; contact existing clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans

To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.



Clinical Trainer
 Daughters of Charity Health Centers is seeking a fulltime Clinical Trainer who will be responsible for providing training for Medical Assistants.  This position exercises discretion, professionalism and collaborative planning, organizing and coordinating the clinical training program for DCHC.   It requires the candidate to travel to various sites and reliable transportation is needed.  The candidate will be required to provide direct patient care at least weekly.  The role will require assistance in developing training manuals and programs for the clinical teams.   The position requires working with clinical teams in all DCHC health centers.

Required Education and Experience

  • Medical Assistant with over five years of experience providing direct patient care.
  • Minimum of two years’ experience in a medical clinic

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Ability to develop, recommend, implement and administer clinical and non-clinical training and education
  • Manages training environment to promote a positive, effective learning experience
  • Communicates in a clear and understandable manner using appropriate verbal and non-verbal styles
  • Actively participate in departmental activities to improve training methods and achieve company goals
  • Conduct one-on-one training and coaching sessions
  • Knowledge of Electronic Health Record systems
  • Bi-lingual is a plus!

To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 



Patient Access Representative for the Dentistry department
DCSNO is seeking a full-time Patient Access Representative for the Dentistry department.  The applicant is responsible for greeting the public, scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, processing patients at admission and discharge and clerical duties as assigned. This position provides services in compliance with Daughters of Charity Health Center as a representative for the Clinic.  

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • At least three (3) years’ experience in a health care business office setting.  
  • Must have 3 years of cash handling or payment posting experience.
  • Experience working with an electronic medical record preferred.
  • Must have experience working with a diverse population.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written.
  • Must be computer literate

Experience as a Dental Assistant and Bi-lingual preferred. 
To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Internal Candidates must apply their DCSNO email account. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please. 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
 



Patient Access Representative
DCSNO is seeking a full-time Patient Access Representative for the Medical Clinic.  Duties include: Responsible for the cleanliness of the patient waiting area; Works with patients to schedule new appointments and follow up appointments; Works with patients to complete a registration packet and data entry into patient electronic health record. This includes, but is not limited, to adding and updating patients’ records, change in demographics, insurance information and financial status; Makes the appropriate request for medical reports from referring facilities as required and forwards to the medical records department; Works with patients to sign up for the patient portal and other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • At least three (3) years’ experience in a health care business office setting.  
  • Must have 3 years of cash handling or payment posting experience.
  • Experience working with an electronic medical record preferred.
  • Must have experience working with a diverse population.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written.
  • Must be computer literate
  • Bi-lingual preferred.
 
To apply for this position, please forward your resume, from your daughter’s email account, to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
 



Patient Access Representative - Optometry
DCSNO is seeking a full-time Patient Access Representative for the Optometry Department.  Duties include: Responsible for the cleanliness of the patient waiting area; Works with patients to schedule new appointments and follow up appointments; Works with patients to complete a registration packet and data entry into patient electronic health record. This includes, but is not limited, to adding and updating patients’ records, change in demographics, insurance information and financial status; Makes the appropriate request for medical reports from referring facilities as required and forwards to the medical records department; Works with patients to sign up for the patient portal and other duties as assigned.
Requirements:

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • At least three (3) years’ experience in a health care business office setting.  
  • Must have 3 years of cash handling or payment posting experience.
  • Experience working with an electronic medical record preferred.
  • Must have experience working with a diverse population.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written.
  • Must be computer literate

Bi-lingual preferred.
To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 




PSYCHIATRIST (Addiction Services)
Daughters of Charity Health Services of New Orleans operates multiple Federally Qualified Health Centers in the Greater New Orleans area.  DCSNO is committed to improving the health status of communities and continues a long tradition of health ministry.   DCSNO is seeking a part-time Psychiatrist to provide care in our outpatient Addiction Services clinic.  The Addiction Services Psychiatrist treats or directs treatment of recipients, utilizing a variety of psychotherapeutic methods and medications. The Psychiatrist operates as part of a team with other clinic providers and support staff in accordance with the scope of DCSNO operations.
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Experience providing cultural competent clinical/therapeutic counseling, interviewing groups and families
  • Experience with intake assessment and education
  • Design and apply treatment using specific knowledge and incorporation of treatment for substance abuse
  • Provides as needed psychiatric medication and control.
  • Participates in termination of treatment or other discharge planning and follow-up care.
  • Provides community advocacy when appropriate or necessary.
  • Must have experience working with diverse population
  • Must be a critical thinker with the ability to problem solve
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written

 
QUALIFICATIONS

  • M.D. degree with license, completed Adult Psychiatry Residence and board certified or board eligible psychiatry
  • Knowledge of/or previous experience working in substance abuse and mental health services
  • Addiction Specialist Certification
  • Physicians with addiction Psychiatry training/or experience and Suboxone certification preferred

To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 




PSYCHIATRIST (Adult and Pediatric)
Daughters of Charity Health Services of New Orleans operates multiple Federally Qualified Health Centers in the Greater New Orleans area.  DCSNO is committed to improving the health status of communities and continues a long tradition of health ministry.   DCSNO is seeking a full-time staff Psychiatrist to provide clinical care for Community Health Centers. The Psychiatrist treats or directs treatment of recipients, utilizing a variety of psychotherapeutic methods and medications. The Psychiatrist operates as part of a team with other clinic providers and support staff in accordance with the scope of DCSNO operations.
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides comprehensive clinical services to patients within the clinic
  • Performs general psychiatric assessments to determine the nature and extent of mental disorders and formulate a treatment program
  • Provides direction, as needed, in crisis and potential need for hospitalization
  • Responsible for documentation of psychiatric evaluations and/or treatment within DCSNO standards of operation
  • Must have experience working with diverse population
  • Must be a critical thinker with the ability to problem solve
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written

 
QUALIFICATIONS

  • Doctorate of Medicine from an accredited medical college. Completion of Specialized Residency in Psychiatry. Must be board certified or board eligible psychiatrist.
  • Board-certified licensed medical doctor. Must be authorized to practice psychiatry in Louisiana and enrolled to participate in the Louisiana Medicaid Program.
  • Current license from Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners, current DEA number, current controlled substance registration certificate, Professional Liability Insurance
  • The physician must hold an unrestricted license to practice medicine in Louisiana and unrestricted Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and state and federal controlled substances licenses. If licenses are held in more than one state or jurisdiction, all licenses held by the physician must be documented in the personnel record and also be unrestricted.

This position qualifies for loan forgiveness!
To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 




PEDIATRIC NP
Daughters of Charity Health Services of New Orleans operates multiple Federally Qualified Health Centers in the Greater New Orleans area.  DCSNO is committed to improving the health status of communities and continues a long tradition of health ministry.   DCSNO is seeking a full-time Pediatric NP to provide care in our outpatient clinics.  The Pediatric NP operates as part of a team with other clinic providers and support staff in accordance with the scope of DCSNO operations.
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provides medical services to patients, emphasizing health promotion and disease prevention
  • Diagnosis and management of acute and chronic diseases
  • Prescribe pharmacologic treatments
  • Serve as health care resource, interdisciplinary consultant and patient advocate
  • Must have experience working with diverse population
  • Must be a critical thinker with the ability to problem solve
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be LA licensed NP in good standing with the State of Louisiana
  • Three – five years of NP pediatric experience preferred

To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 




PSYCHIATRIC NP
Daughters of Charity Health Services of New Orleans operates multiple Federally Qualified Health Centers in the Greater New Orleans area.  DCSNO is committed to improving the health status of communities and continues a long tradition of health ministry.   DCSNO is seeking a full-time Psychiatric NP to provide care in our outpatient clinics.  The Psychiatric NP operates as part of a team with other clinic providers and support staff in accordance with the scope of DCSNO operations.
 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide Psychiatric services including taking History and Evaluations for Psychiatric patients, and perform appropriate follow-up on patient’s issues as indicated
  • Write prescription orders, e-prescribe and fax/call in refills
  • Operate under Standardized Protocol
  • Provides community advocacy when appropriate or necessary.
  • Must have experience working with diverse population
  • Must be a critical thinker with the ability to problem solve
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be LA licensed NP in good standing with the State of Louisiana
  • Advanced psychiatric certification preferred
  • Five years of experience as a psychiatric NP

 
To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
 




Medical Assistant
DCSNO is seeking full-time, part-time and PRN Medical Assistants for the Adult and Pediatric clinics.  The applicant will be responsible for providing exceptional customer service to patients by assisting with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a primary care provider or Nurse Practitioner.  Duties include:  Interviews patients, Measures vital signs and records information on patients’ charts, Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients, Use Standard Precautions with all patients, specimens and equipment, Maintains patient confidentiality in compliance with HIPAA and Performs’ other duties as needed.

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Must have one year of clinical experience
  • Completion of accredited Medical Assistant Course
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification or completion of certification within 90 days of employment
  • Understanding of accepted nursing and medical standards
  • Must have experience working with a diverse population.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written.
  • Must be computer literate
Preferred: Bilingual, Medical Assistant Certification and at least one year experience with Electronic Medical Records.
To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. Please put the position title that you are applying for in the subject line. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 



Medical Assistant - Pediatric
DCSNO is seeking Full-time and PRN Medical Assistants for the Pediatric clinics.  The applicants will be responsible for providing exceptional customer service to pediatric patients by assisting with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a primary care provider or Nurse Practitioner.  Duties include:  Interview patients; Measure vital signs and records information on patients’ charts; Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients; Use Standard Precautions with all patients, specimens and equipment; Maintains patient confidentiality in compliance with HIPAA and Performs’ other duties as needed.

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Must have one year of clinical experience
  • Completion of accredited Medical Assistant Course
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification or completion of certification within 90 days of employment
  •  Understanding of accepted nursing and medical standards
  • Must have experience working with youth population.
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written.
  • Must be computer literate

Preferred: Bilingual, Medical Assistant Certification and at least one year experience with Electronic Medical Records.
 



School Behavioral Health Clinician
DCSNO is seeking a full-time School Behavioral Health Clinician.  The School Behavioral Health Clinician will be responsible for providing services related to the delivery of mental health care to assigned clients at the designated school locations and will provides consultation services to the school staff to support the overall mental health goals of the school. 

School Behavioral Health Clinician carries case load of children, ages 3-20 depending on the assigned school(s). Clinician may be assigned to one or more schools. Clinician will provide billable clinical services at the school site. Clients/students often have significant behavioral and emotional issues as well as living in high stress environments.

Duties include: 
Conducting clinical intakes which require knowledge in assessing DSM diagnostic criteria; Provide Evidence Based Treatment to children and their families. Develop treatment plans and treatment plan updates; Provide case management, individual therapy, family therapy and group therapy within school setting and as needed in community, and document in the organization’s assigned electronic health record; Maintain quality and detailed clinical documentation in the electronic health record; Work within community to act as liaison and/or providing support, information, and referral as needed; Make referrals to psychiatrists, medical psychologists, clinical psychologists, clinicians and case managers as needed; Provide consultations to parents, guardians, and school personnel; and Provide crisis intervention services.
 
Qualifications:
  •  Experience and desire to work in a holistic health care environment, serving the under-insured and uninsured.
  • At least 3-5 years of experience working with children and families
  •  Excellent communication skills, including verbal and written
  •  Awareness of legal and ethical issues related to clinical work and case management
  •  Proven ability to effectively engage clients, successfully advocate for clients and to work well with professionals
  •  Master's degree in social work, counseling psychology or related field required from an accredited university
  •  Must possess LCSW, LPC or be a licensed Clinical Psychologist
  •  Skill in facilitation of groups, adult learning
  •  Must possess Valid LA driver's license and vehicle for transportation required
  •  Bilingual (English/Spanish or English/Vietnamese) desirable
  •  Must be knowledgeable of current word processing software, Excel, Microsoft Office, Internet functions and knows how to use the computer. Knowledge of Electronic medical records are required.
  •  Knowledgeable about behavioral health issues within a school setting.
  •  Able to work with various age groups.

***This Position is ELIGIBLE for Loan Repayment through HRSA***

 



Nurse Care Manager
Position Description: Full-time Nurse Care Manager needed to work collaboratively with providers and clinical staff to support patients with chronic conditions and complex needs according to guidelines and protocols established by the clinical care programs. This position will work especially close with the Referral Coordinator to identify patients who are considered overdue and out of the goal range for clinical care goals. The Nurse Care Manager supports the goals and clinical measures of United Health Foundation.

Education, Work Experience, Knowledge & Skills
Required:

• Experience and desire to work in a holistic health care environment, serving the under-insured and uninsured
• Excellent communication skills, including verbal and written
• Must hold a current, unrestricted license to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in the State of Louisiana
• Must possess a valid Louisiana driving license
• Must possess a current CPR certification
• Must possess a baccalaureate degree from a university or college with a program in nursing accredited by NLN
• At least 2 years of experience in a generalized public health care setting and Care Management skills are desire
• Must be knowledgeable of current word processing software, Excel, Microsoft Office, Internet functions and knows how to use the computer

***This Position is ELIGIBLE for Loan Repayment Through HRSA***

 



Medical Assistant
Position Description: Full-time, part-time and PRN Medical Assistants needed for the Adult and Pediatric clinics. The applicant(s) will be responsible for providing exceptional customer service to patients by assisting with the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of a primary care provider or Nurse Practitioner. Duties include: Interviews patients; Measures vital signs and records information on patients’ charts; Prepares treatment rooms for examination of patients; Uses Standard Precautions with all patients, specimens and equipment; Maintains patient confidentiality in compliance with HIPAA; and Performs’ other duties as needed.

Education, Work Experience, Knowledge & Skills
Required:   
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • Must have one year of clinical experience
  • Completion of accredited Medical Assistant Course
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification or completion of certification within 90 days of employment
  • Understanding of accepted nursing and medical standards
  • Must have experience working with a diverse population
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written
  • Must be computer literate
Preferred:

Bilingual, Medical Assistant Certification and at least one year experience with Electronic Medical Records.



Patient Access Representative
Position Description: Full-time Patient Access Representative needed for the Dentistry department. The applicant is responsible for greeting the public, scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, processing patients at admission and discharge and clerical duties as assigned. This position provides services in compliance with Daughters of Charity Health Center as a representative for the Clinic.

Education, Work Experience, Knowledge & Skills
Required: 

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED
  • At least three (3) years’ experience in a health care business office setting 
  • Must have 3 years of cash handling or payment posting experience
  • Experience working with an electronic medical record preferred
  • Must have experience working with a diverse population
  • Must have excellent communication skills, including verbal and written
  • Must be computer literate
Preferred:

Bilingual and experience as a Dental Assistant. 

 



Bi-Lingual Physician, Nurse Practitioner, Physician's Assistant
***This position may be ELIGIBLE for a public service loan forgiveness (PSLF) program for student loan debt.***

Position Description: Bilingual (Spanish) Physician, Nurse Practitioner, or Physician Assistant to provide compassionate, high-quality care to our patients in the area of family practice, internal medicine, or pediatrics.

Education, Work Experience, Knowledge & Skills
Required:   

• Physician must possess MD or DO and have completed an accredited residency program in the area of practice.
• Nurse Practitioner must have completed master’s degree as a nurse practitioner and be licensed as a Nurse Practitioner by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing.
• Physician’s Assistant must be a graduate of a certified and accredited PA program and be licensed to practice in Louisiana.
• Completion of an accredited residency program in area of practice (e.g., family practice, internal medicine, or pediatrics).
• Reads, speaks, understands and writes proficiently in English and Spanish.
• Independent and self-directed.
• Works effectively in a team environment.
• Organizes, prioritizes, and coordinates multiple activities and tasks.
• Works with initiative, energy and effectiveness in a fast-paced environment.
• Remains calm and effective in high pressure and emergency situations.
• Problem-solves with creativity and ingenuity.
• Knowledge of medical terminology.
• Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office applications; Word, Excel and Outlook.

Preferred: 

• Education and training in specialized care such as family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and prenatal.
• Healthcare information systems, such as electronic health record and practice management systems experience. EHS Experience a plus.
• Experience in a multiple provider medical practice.
• Working with low income, multi-ethnic populations.


 

All positions are subject to a background check for any convictions related to job responsibilities and requirements. Employment is contingent upon review of a background investigation including criminal history. Criminal history will not automatically disqualify a candidate. We also require all staff to take a pre-employment physical.                                                                  
 


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