Careers

Healthy Connections is always looking for enthusiastic, caring people to join our team! If you are interested in a career at Healthy Connections, please review our job listings and scroll to the bottom of the page to upload or email your letter of interest and resume to apply@healthy-connections.org. No phone calls, please.

Learn more about the benefits Healthy Connections provides to its employees.

Full-Time Dentist: Mena, Mt. Ida Clinic
Healthy Connections, Inc (HCI), is seeking a Dentist for our clinic in Hot Springs, Arkansas. A full support staff is available and administrative staff on site to coordinate with patients, handle claims and enrollment, and handle executive, operations, and financial management. HCI Dentist will provide dental care in the form of extractions, alveoplasty, dentures, denture repairs and relines, fillings (composite and amalgam), periodontal treatment, endodontic treatment, crowns, root canal therapy. Treat dental pain and infection. Maintain quality dental care equal to or greater than the private sector. Provide care and instruction to prevent tooth loss and provide preventive oral healthcare. Shall maintain licensure and valid DEA license in good standing in the state of Arkansas.

Psychiatric & Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist: Mena Clinic
Full time Nurse Practitioner (APN or FNP) at our Mena Clinic – Healthy Connections, Inc. (HCI) is seeking applicants for this position at the Mena, Arkansas clinic. Some of the duties of the APN or FNP would include psychiatric and mental health patient care; charting through an EMR system; basic case management of patient population; prescriptive authority; provide follow-up care of patients, referrals and laboratory results; create care plans for complex patients; work as a member of a complete health team; all other quality control measures per HCI’s Quality Assurance Plan; and other duties as assigned.

Chief Information Officer
The Chief Information Officer (CIO) serves as the focal point for all technology related operations for Healthy Connections, Inc. activities. Under the direction of the Chief Executive Officer, the Chief Information Officer develops and executes technology  related policies and procedures. This position is established to direct, plan, organize and control all activities of HCI and to ensure the effective, efficient and secure operation of all automated data processing systems. The CIO will be responsible for procuring, installing and maintaining all computer hardware and software and all other products and supplies necessary to keep computer systems operable and to fulfill managements’ requests for computer support. The CIO will maintain security of all data proprietary to HCI and provide for the complete backup of all computer systems in case of system failure or disaster. A minimum of 40 hours per week is required. As technology becomes more vital to Healthy Connections’ success, we are seeking a forward-thinking CIO who can interpret the company’s business needs, then find and implement cutting-edge IT solutions to fill them. Duties to include some on-call requirements. CIO will require hands-on technical involvement and training.
Qualifications include:

  • BS degree in Computer Science and 10-15 years of experience in managing one or more major information processing functions and/or advanced college training in management.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the information system technology subjects and extensive knowledge of hardware and software, with the ability to keep abreast of new technology.
  • Excellent organizational, written and customer service skills necessary.
  • Ability to travel to all locations and to meetings outside of the service area.

 

Full Time Clinical Assistant: Mena
Applicant must serve as system navigator and point of contact for patients and families, with patients and families having direct access for asking questions and raising concerns. May assume advocate role on the patient’s behalf to ensure approval of the necessary supplies/services for the patient in a timely fashion. Ensure that patient’s primary care chart is up to date with information on specialist consults, hospitalizations. ER visits and community organization related to their health. Performs patient teaching, patient self-management/self-efficacy coaching and planned care management. Ensures coordination for specialty and other hand offs as necessary. Serves as a liaison between patient, PCP, insurance companies and specialty providers. Assist patients in accessing their health care benefits, i.e. transportation services, etc. Other duties as assigned. Applicant must be able to communicate with individuals and small groups with credibility and confidence. Have ability to handle difficult situations, remain calm under stress, manage emotional situations, display empathy and maintain positive communication. Turn problems into opportunities by developing innovative and creative solutions. Applicant must be able to demonstrate a friendly, positive attitude, display energy and drive in performing daily responsibilities, and convey an impression which reflects favorably upon Practice Operations Support Services. Qualification include but are not limited to a High school diploma; and two years customer service experience required, such as administrative, physician’s office, appointment scheduler or retail/service industry; or, Individuals without relevant medical education or medical experience will be required to successfully complete a Medical Terminology course within six months of employment.

Full-Time Human Resource Manager: 
Under administrative direction, plans, organizes, directs, and manages human resources activities, including Hiring/Termination Practices, Recruiting, Benefits Management, Retirement, Affirmative Action, General Corporate Compliance, and related activities and responsibilities; advise management and staff on human resources-related issues and develops/coordinates departmental human resources polices and procedures; serves as a member of the department’s senior management team; and performs related duties as assigned. The Human Resource Manager is involved in continuous Quality Improvement practices and measures as set by Healthy Connections, Inc. and in which the practice focus is based on a Patient Centered Medical Home model of care.
Qualifications are as follows: Bachelor degree in related field with 4 years in business or MBA, or equivalent experience; working knowledge of total quality management concepts, corporate compliance, human resources, and all applicable computer software; and experience with the operating requirements of primary care programs funded by HRSA preferred.

Full Time Certified Medical Assistant: Hot Springs
Applicant must have certification of practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse, Medical Assistant or four years supervised nursing experience. The applicant must be qualified in Basic Life Support techniques and have a working knowledge of Microsoft office products, and familiarity with network systems. The applicant needs to have the ability to understand and present verbal instructions and to exchange verbal information. Applicant needs to have excellent organizational, written and customer service skills necessary. Applicant must have the ability to establish and maintain effective, courteous working relationships with patients, staff team members, business entities and others. Applicant must be able to organize, prioritize and problem-solve independently.

Full-Time Finance Assistant: Mena Clinic
This position requires the ability to carry out multiple tasks and to prioritize projects and duties in an efficient manner. The candidate shall have experience in computerized accounting/bookkeeping and demonstrate the ability to perform various account reconciliations. The position requires a working knowledge of business finance, accounting procedures, reconciliation process, accounts payable, purchasing, etc.. The candidate shall display excellent communication skills with people of all socioeconomic levels. The candidate must be able to demonstrate the ability to use Microsoft based computer applications such as Word, Excel, and Outlook.

Full-Time LPN: Mena, Malvern & Hot Springs and Arkadelphia Clinics
Applicant must have a certification of practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse, Medical Assistant or four years supervised nursing experience. The applicant must be qualified in Basic Life Support techniques and have a working knowledge of Microsoft office products, and familiarity with network systems. The applicant needs to have the ability to understand and present verbal instructions and to exchange verbal information. Applicant must have the ability to establish and maintain effective, courteous working relationships with patients, staff team members, business entities and others. Applicant must be able to organize, prioritize and problem-solve independently.

Clinic Support Coordinator: Hot Springs, Malvern, Mt Ida or Arkadelphia Clinics
Assist the COL with day to day clinic operations, assist in running and distributing reports, data validation, EMR/EDR management and training and manage incentive programs such as meaningful use and PCMH. The ideal candidate would be a multitasker with the ability to prioritize tasks received by multiple members of the HCI team. Strong communication and people skills, organization and attention to detail are a must. This person must have the ability to work our of Hot Springs, Arkadelphia, Malvern and Mt. Ida Clinics.  Work well independently, have strong leadership and excellent time management skills in a fast paced work environment. Medical/Dental Office experience, experience with e-MDS and Dentrix Enterprises, or Associate’s Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required.

Full-Time Ultrasound Tech: Mena Clinic
HCI is seeking a full time Sonographer certified in any or all of the following modalities; General, Vascular and Echo. The candidate must be able to operate ultrasound equipment, process images, and prepare sonographic room, equipment, supplies and contrast media. Must provide patient services using imaging modalities. The candidate should be proficient with all general sonographic positioning and procedures. Candidate should have excellent time management skills and work independently. Must be able to lift, push and pull up to 50 pounds. Candidate must possess cognitive skills necessary to understand medical instructions and identify problems and offer solutions. Sonographer certification is required. Candidate must possess knowledge of anatomy and physiology to position patients and perform the ultrasounds. Candidate must maintain professional appearance and attitude at all times.

 

PRN LPN: All Locations
Applicant must have a certification of practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse, Medical Assistant or four years supervised nursing experience. The applicant must be qualified in Basic Life Support techniques and have a working knowledge of Microsoft office products, and familiarity with network systems. The applicant needs to have the ability to understand and present verbal instructions and to exchange verbal information. Applicant must have the ability to establish and maintain effective, courteous working relationships with patients, staff team members, business entities and others. Applicant must be able to organize, prioritize and problem-solve independently.

Full-Time Interpreter: Mena Clinic
Spanish Interpreter and scheduling professional needed for our various offices. The candidate will provide assistance to Hispanic patients for clinical tasks by accurate interpretation of information presented. The candidate must be fluent in both English and Spanish and must be culturally competent as well as excellent customer service skills. Experience with medical /dental scheduling software or medical terminology is preferred. The ability to multitask, adapt to a changing work environment and stay calm in a busy office setting are musts. We prefer one to two years of related experience in a healthcare setting and experience with medical scheduling software as well as knowledge of insurance benefits.

Part Time Maintenance Custodian: Mena Clinic
Duties would include responsibility and oversight for cleaning of the centers in such a way to promote health and safety while reducing the spread of infection.  Two years’ experience on custodial, electrical, plumbing, carpentry would be beneficial, as well as  knowledge of basic methods and safe work  practices in the appropriate and safe handling and use of chemicals and materials used in janitorial work would be beneficial. Ability to perform heavy physical labor and lift heavy objects, understand and follow verbal and written directions, work effectively in the absence of supervision, establish and maintain cooperative working relationships. Applicant must have excellent organizational, written and customer service skills, and must have the ability to establish and maintain effective, courteous working relationships with patients, staff team members, business entities and others.

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HCI offers competitive salary, generous benefits including paid insurance benefits, 401(k) retirement plan and discounted Medical and Dental treatment for employees are a small part of the package. Dental, Vision, Life insurance available for employees’ and are paid in full. Employees’ families are eligible for the same benefits at discounted pre-tax rates. Loan repayment options through the National Health Service Corps. For more information, contact HCI.

HCI is a non-profit organization providing medical, dental and other social services to the citizens of this area. If you are interested in becoming a part of a quality organization with a history of success, please apply by email or upload your letter of interest and resume to apply@healthy-connections.org. No Phone calls please.

HCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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