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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.

 

Assistant Controller 

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 an Assistant Controller, which will support the Controller and will have a key role in ensuring accurate and timely preparation and review of the financial statements.
REQUIREMENTS:

  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Public Accounting Experience strongly preferred
  • 5+ years related experience
  • Experience in Healthcare industry preferred
  • Accounting Degree
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills


RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Compile and analyze monthly financials and clinical stats for presentation to management and the board in Excel and PowerPoint formats.
  • Prepare analytical analysis and forecasts as needed at the request of management.
  • Review JE’s and reconciliations related to Cash, Inventory, Prepaid, Fixed Assets, A/P, Accruals, and misc.
  • Prepare JE’s and Reconciliations related to A/R, Allowances, Grants, and misc.
  • Account for and track Grant funds and Restricted Donations received to ensure prompt reimbursement as well as accurate financial reporting.
  • Review bi-weekly payroll submission for accuracy as well as associated JE’s.
  • Assist Auditors in assembling requested information for various audits.
  • Work with outside service provider to provide necessary data to complete the 990 submission.
  • Assist controller in preparation of budget.
  • Lead and coordinate the annual physical inventory.
  • Perform accounting and clerical functions to support supervisor
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Work constructively with other departments to resolve issues and problems
  • 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. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
 



Dental Assistant (Carrollton) 

DCSNO is seeking a full-time Dental Assistant for FQHC Community Clinics. The Dental Assistant is responsible for assisting the Dentist(s) and Dental Hygienist(s) in the direct provision of primary care dental services to patients of the center. 
 
Qualifications 

  • Certified Dental Assistant
  • Must have one year of experience as a dental assistant
  • Perform clinical procedures as directed by dentist and hygienist
  • Obtain and review health histories according to office protocol
  • Ensure proper treatment notes are recorded in patient’s chart
  • Treatment Room Management and Sterilization
  • Follow laboratory procedures according to office protocol
  • Records Management
  • Help in other areas of the office when necessary (i.e., phones, unpacking supplies, completing insurance forms, patient records, etc.)
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Perform expanded functions and other tasks as assigned by the dentist 
  • Bilingual a Plus!

To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.



Pharmacy Technician 

DCSNO is seeking a full-time Pharmacy Technician for the Community Medical Clinics. The pharmacy technician will assist the pharmacist in the areas of prescription filling, prescription distribution and clerical activities while under the pharmacist’s supervision at all times.
 
Qualifications:

  • Must have appropriate knowledge to process prescriptions
  • At least 2 years of experience
  • Assist pharmacist in filling prescriptions by pulling stock, pouring, counting, restocking, packaging, labeling and pricing prescriptions
  • Proficiency in computer applications for entering patient information (demographics, drug allergies and pharmaceutical history) and prescription orders for processing
  • Assist with billing functions, third party insurance claims, 340B pricing, CMAP/PAP drug distribution, daily reconciliation of orders
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned


Requirements:

  • Certified Pharmacy Technician: Current Louisiana State Pharmacy Technician License with evidence of continuing education completed.
  • Bi-lingual is a plus!

To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  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. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.



Medical Assistant (Gretna)
 

DCSNO is seeking full-time Medical Assistant 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.

Requirements:

  • 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. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.



Dental Assistant (Carrollton)
 

DCSNO is seeking a full-time Dental Assistant for FQHC Community Clinics. The Dental Assistant is responsible for assisting the Dentist(s) and Dental Hygienist(s) in the direct provision of primary care dental services to patients of the center. 
 
Qualifications

  • Certified Dental Assistant
  • Must have one year of experience as a dental assistant
  • Perform clinical procedures as directed by dentist and hygienist
  • Obtain and review health histories according to office protocol
  • Ensure proper treatment notes are recorded in patient’s chart
  • Treatment Room Management and Sterilization
  • Follow laboratory procedures according to office protocol
  • Records Management
  • Help in other areas of the office when necessary (i.e., phones, unpacking supplies, completing insurance forms, patient records, etc.)
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Perform expanded functions and other tasks as assigned by the dentist
  • Bilingual a Plus!

To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.



Pharmacy Technician
 

DCSNO is seeking a full-time Pharmacy Technician for the Community Medical Clinics. The pharmacy technician will assist the pharmacist in the areas of prescription filling, prescription distribution and clerical activities while under the pharmacist’s supervision at all times.
 
Qualifications:

  • Must have appropriate knowledge to process prescriptions
  • At least 2 years of experience
  • Assist pharmacist in filling prescriptions by pulling stock, pouring, counting, restocking, packaging, labeling and pricing prescriptions
  • Proficiency in computer applications for entering patient information (demographics, drug allergies and pharmaceutical history) and prescription orders for processing
  • Assist with billing functions, third party insurance claims, 340B pricing, CMAP/PAP drug distribution, daily reconciliation of orders
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned
Requirements:
  • Certified Pharmacy Technician: Current Louisiana State Pharmacy Technician License with evidence of continuing education completed.
  • Bi-lingual is a plus!


To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  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. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.



Medical Assistant (Gretna)
 

DCSNO is seeking full-time Medical Assistant 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. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.



Patient Outreach Representative
 

DCSNO is seeking a full-time Patient Outreach Representative.  The individual is responsible for contacting patients, scheduling appointments, monitoring gaps in care as outlined by health plans. This position provides services in compliance with Daughters of Charity Health Center as a representative for the Clinic.
 
Duties:

Review all patients newly linked to clinics through insurance and benefits plans, with special emphasis on Medicaid and Medicare patients;
Contact and schedule an appointments for patients that have been linked to clinics through their insurance plan but have never been seen in a clinic;
Answer patients’ questions regarding what services clinic offers to patients and clinic’s availability;
As identified by insurance and Benefit plans, contact and schedule appointments as follow-up from an ER visit, Hospital Discharge, require Behavioral Health follow-up,  and those identified as High Risk patients;
Contact and schedule new patients that are identified as “overdue,” for required screenings, visits, evaluations or procedures.
 
Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • 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 in a health care or medical office setting preferred.
To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.



Dental Clinical Director Posting
To provide leadership and direction in all areas relating to the dental operations at Daughters of Charity Health Centers (DCHC). Responsible for recommending and implementing dental policies and procedures; providing general dental services and education to the community; work collaboratively with administrative director to ensure high quality dental services; work to facilitate training programs in oral health to students and residents; ensuring continuous quality improvement in dental care; representing DCHC with organizations concerned with dental care to underserved populations; and acting as an integral part of the management team of the health center.
DEFINITION:
Heads a dental program with responsibility for providing a wide spectrum of professional dental services and professional training.
 
Essential Job Functions

  • Plans, directs, and assigns the various phases of a large and varied dental program.
  • Formulates policies and plans for internship and residency programs.
  • Formulates and develops administrative and technical standards for dental services.
  • Reviews the dental program, initiates and evaluates new methods and modifies procedures to provide better dental care and to effect greater efficiency in operation.
  • Prepares budget justifications and writes specifications for equipment, supplies, and personnel.
  • Provides dental care or perform the most difficult professional tasks as needed. 
  • Interviews prospective employees to determine their suitability to fill vacancies.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Four years of experience in the practice of dentistry, one year of which must have been in a supervisory, administrative, or teaching capacity.
  • Eligibility for certification by a National Certifying Board of the American Dental Association may be substituted for three years of the required dental practice. 


DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Certificate of Completion in a General Practice Residency program Accredited by Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA).
  • Experience providing dental care to children and adults with physical and developmental/ intellectual disabilities.
  • Experience in teaching or training in and accredited Dental education  or training program.   


LICENSE:

  • A license to practice dentistry issued by the Dental Board of Louisiana.  The required license must be current and unrestricted; a provisional, conditional or restricted license will not be accepted.
  • A Radiation Safety License issued by the Dental Board of Louisiana -or- A certificate of compliance from an approved Board course in radiation safety.
  • Graduation from an approved dental program, accredited by the American Dental Association


General Dentist
 DCSNO is seeking a FT Dentist for the Dentistry department that services adults and pediatrics.  Duties include:

  • Diagnose dental conditions and plan oral health care in consultation with patients and parents
  • Ensure treatment plan is reviewed with each patient / parent and informed consent is granted for treatments rendered
  • Provide great customer service by offering same day care when possible and ensuring parent / patient satisfaction
  • Educate patients and parents about improving and maintaining oral health care
  • Appropriately administer dental anesthesia and nitrous oxide analgesia to limit the amount of patient discomfort experienced by patients during procedures
  • Obtain diagnostic pre-operative radiographs for every procedure
  • Local Anesthesia must be limited appropriately dependent on patient weight
  • Effectively and safely administer behavior management techniques to enable delivery of dental care especially for uncooperative children
  • Develop treatment plans for patients consistent with the American Academy of Dentistry Guidelines Adhere to all federal and government regulations, including the state dental board rules and regulations, HIPPA and OSHA regulations

 
Minimum Requirements:

  • Current and valid license (DDS/DMD) to practice dentistry in the state of Louisiana and providing patient care (License must be in good standing)
  • At least 5 years of dentistry
  • CPR Certification (current before start date)
  • NPI provider number (in place before start date)
  • DEA number (application submitted before start date)
  • CDS (in states where applicable)
  • Must be computer literate


Additional Qualifications:
 
Must love working with a diverse group/ population; Compassion and high level of service for our patients and staff; Integrity; Team building skills; Organizational and staff development skills; Strong interpersonal and communication skills; Able to organize work and engage in a variety of tasks simultaneously; High degree of initiative, accountability and independent judgment and a Professional manner and appearance at all times
 
Physical Demands:
 
Nature of work requires an ability to effectively communicate and exchange information with patients, their parents, and staff. Must be able to walk and stand for extended periods of time; ability to lift/carry up to 30 pounds and be able to twist, turn, bend and stoop.
 
Working Conditions:
Majority of work performed in a clinical environment. This position requires availability for extended hours during peak patient periods. Hours may change to meet the business needs.  To apply for this position, please forward your resume to humanresources@dcsno.org. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  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.
** DCSNO offers a competitive pay and benefits package and this position may qualify for the public service loan forgiveness (PSLF) program for student loan debt.

 

 



Medical Assistant (Carrollton and NOE) 
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. For Internal applicants, in the subject line of your email, please type “Internal”, and the position title that you are applying for (ex. Internal, Patient Access Representative).  Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

 


Dental Assistant
DCSNO is seeking three (3) full-time Dental Assistants for our FQHC qualified Community Clinics. The Dental Assistant is responsible for assisting the Dentist(s) and Dental Hygienist(s) in the direct provision of primary care dental services to patients of the center. 

 
Qualifications
  • Certified Dental Assistant
  • Must have one year of experience as a dental assistant
  • Perform clinical procedures as directed by dentist and hygienist
  • Obtain and review health histories according to office protocol
  • Ensure proper treatment notes are recorded in patient’s chart
  • Treatment Room Management and Sterilization
  • Follow laboratory procedures according to office protocol
  • Records Management
  • Help in other areas of the office when necessary (i.e., phones, unpacking supplies, completing insurance forms, patient records, etc.)
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Perform expanded functions and other tasks as assigned by the dentist
 
Bilingual 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. Internal candidates must apply from their DCSNO email account. Only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.
 

Patient Access Representative (Dental)
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:

  • 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 from their DCSNO email account. 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***

 



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 c





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