Family Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant, Corvallis, OR
Family Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
Salary $84,427.20 - $105,539.20 Annually
Location Corvallis, OR
Job Type Permanent Full-time (01)
Department Community Health Centers
Job Number 17-017
Community Health Centers of Benton And Linn Counties are actively seeking a dedicated, highly motivated provider with a strong interest in reproductive and women's health to join the primary care team in Corvallis, Oregon. If you have a passion for preventive, team based care and a desire to make a positive impact in your community
Become part of a multi-disciplinary team providing patient centered primary care in an integrated model of service delivery. CHC is a growing Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) with clinic sites in Corvallis, Monroe, Alsea, Sweet Home and Lebanon, Oregon. Seeking applicants interested in providing primary care with strong interest in reproductive and women's health. The applicants must have a strong interest in working with diverse populations. Bilingual English/Spanish applicants are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants are required to pass a background investigation.
COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS OF BENTON AND LINN COUNTIES
The Health Center 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 Health Center 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 CARE
The 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 Health Center is accredited as a Patient-Centered Primary Care Home at Tier 4 by the Oregon Health Authority.
This recruitment is open until filled, the next application review date is 10/30/2017.
Minimum Qualifications for Family Nurse Practitioner:
- Bachelor's degree in Nursing
- At least 4 years of relevant work experience.
- License to practice in the State of Oregon
- Current driver's license
Minimum Qualifications for Physician Assistant:
- Experience in a primary care setting
- NCCPA certified
- Current driver's license
Bilingual English/Spanish applicants are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. This recruitment may be used to fill multiple positions.
Consideration will be given to individuals who are close to graduating and obtaining an Oregon license.
For questions regarding this and other exciting opportunities, please contact Sherlyn Dahl, Community Health Center Executive Director: 541-766-2131
Benton County values diversity in its workforce and is an equal Opportunity Employer.