The Community Health Centers of Benton and Linn Counties are seeking a dedicated, highly motivated provider to join their primary care team. If you have a passion for preventive, team-based care and a desire to make a positive impact in your community. APPLY TODAY! COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS OF BENTON AND LINN COUNTIES (CHC)The CHC opened as an FQHC in 2004 and is the medical home for over 9,500 patients. It serves a patient population that is diverse in age, ethnicity, and socio-economic status. The CHC provides medical care, dental, mental health and addiction services. Services are culturally and linguistically appropriate. CHC accepts Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance. A sliding fee scale is available for people without insurance. CHC MODEL OF CAREThe Health Center focuses on identifying barriers in accessing health care and reaches out to vulnerable populations. The Health Center is committed to improving health outcomes through a medical home model with a strong focus on prevention and chronic disease management. CHC utilizes Patient Centered Care Teams and the Chronic Care Model supporting the use of evidence-based protocols and engaging patients in establishing self-care goals. Continuity of care is emphasized by establishing patient panels and designing a team that assists patients to access both internal programs and community services. CHC is actively involved in developing an innovative model of care that supports integration of primary care, mental health, oral health, and public health. The CHC is accredited as a Patient-Centered Primary Care Home by the Oregon Health Authority at Tier 5 on our Benton, and East Linn Health Centers, and Tier 4 on our Lincoln, Monroe, Alsea, and Sweet Home Health Centers.POSITION SUMMARYThe Family Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistants provide high quality, comprehensive medical care and treatment to a diverse patient population. Delivers care in a patient-centered, team based model with an emphasis on prevention of disease, promotion of health, and management of chronic disease.This position will be located at the Monroe Health Center in Monroe, OR.
Benton County (OR)