Western North Carolina Community Health Services, a Federally Qualified Community Health Center, is hiring a full-time licensed counselor. Candidate must be bilingual (English/Spanish) and possess a Master’s degree in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology or related Human Services field with appropriate license to practice, such as Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) or Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist (LCAS) is required. A minimum of three years experience working with culturally diverse populations, preferably Hispanic, with mental health/substance abuse and related disorders is required. Candidates with prior integrated care experience are preferred. Work hours are Monday – Friday, 9 am – 5 pm (with one hour paid lunch break) and NO evening, weekend or holiday work required. We offer a very competitive salary, along with an excellent benefits package. Successful candidate may also qualify for educational loan repayment assistance. Candidates may email resume/cover letter (MS Word format) to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Director of Human Resources, P.O. Box 338, Asheville, NC 28802, or complete application at 257 Biltmore Ave., Asheville, NC 28801. WNCCHS is an equal opportunity employer. Racial/ethnic minorities are encouraged to apply.
Patient Services Worker
The Patient Services Worker is an entry level position that requires excellent customer service skills, basic computer skills, and medical office experience. This position is responsible for greeting and registering patients upon arrival; notifying appropriate personnel; scheduling follow-up visits; canceling and rescheduling appointments; obtaining and entering patient demographic information into our database, as well as distributing pertinent information (i.e., insurance information) to other departments; collecting service fees and co-pays; answering phone calls and re-routing them to the appropriate personnel. Essential qualifications include attention to detail, flexibility, the ability to multitask, and adapt to a fast paced environment. Knowledge of HIPPA guidelines and patient confidentiality preferred.
Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Advanced Practice Clinician for Primary Care
Western NC Community Health Services, a Federally Qualified Health Center, seeks a full-time Advanced Practice Clinician (NP or PA) to provide primary care for its busy outpatient clinic. In a multidisciplinary team setting, the provider is expected to manage the primary medical and behavioral health needs of low-income/uninsured adult patients. Once employed the provider may also be eligible for educational loan repayment. Our providers work four, ten hour shifts per week, with no evening, weekend or holidays required. Additionally, no hospital calls required. Applicants may submit resume and cover letter by e-mail (MS Word format only) to email@example.com, or mail to Director of Human Resources, PO Box 338, Asheville, NC 28802. Phone inquiries welcome at 828-285-0622, X 2026. WNCCHS is an equal opportunity employer; racial/ethnic minorities are encouraged to apply.
The following post is an INTERNAL HIRE and only current WNCCHS employees will be considered.
The Referral Coordinator is a position that requires excellent customer service skills, basic computer skills, and medical office experience. This position is responsible for explaining the policies and procedures to complete a patient referral for services not available at WNCCHS; assisting patients with completing documentation for referral, including financial responsibility forms; making referral appointments; make reminder calls to patients; follow-up to ensure referral appointments were kept; maintain patient database. Essential qualifications include attention to detail, flexibility, the ability to multitask, and adapt to a fast paced environment. Knowledge of HIPPA guidelines and patient confidentiality preferred. Prior experience as a WNCCHS Patient Support Associate is required.