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Medical Assistant/PSR - Machias Behavioral Health Office

Full-time

People are the key to success of our health center and we rely on our staff to make our patient-focused vision come to life. If you are a Medical Assistant interested in joining our team, we would love to hear from you!

Eastport Health Care has an opening for a Full-Time MA/PSR in our Machias Behavioral Health office. The position requires excellent people skills and the ability to provide coverage as a Medical Assistant/Patient Service Representative. Must have proficient computer skills and possess excellent communication skills, and a positive attitude. Electronic medical record experience is required.

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Full-Time/Part-Time

$10,000.00 Sign-on Bonus!!!

Experienced full-time licensed Primary Care Provider sought to work in a busy integrated small rural facility (FQHC), located on the ocean in beautiful Downeast Maine.

Duties/Responsibilities:

  1. Provide evidence based primary health care within EHC Scope of Service (Assess, diagnosis, treatment, evaluate effectiveness of care, and provide preventive health care for EHC Patients of all ages.
  2. Provide primary care services off-site when applicable (ie: home bound patient)
  3. Provide urgent emergency care as necessary.
  4. Maintain accurate electronic medical records.
  5. Maintains compliance with appropriate licensing regulations.
  6. Key member of medical team and meets regularly with Department Team to coordinate on Patient care.
  7. Represents EHC in meetings, as requested.
  8. Attains education, training workshops, to maintain licensure certification and FQHC and clinic accreditation requirements
  9. Other duties as deemed necessary by the Medical Director or CEO.
  10. Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker - Calais Office

Full-time / Part-time

Experienced Licensed Clinical Social Worker sought to work in a busy integrated small rural facility (FQHC), located in beautiful Downeast Maine.

Primary Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Conduct comprehensive psychosocial assessments of individuals referred for mental health, dual diagnoses and substance abuse services.
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary integrated treatment team to utilize best practice principles, methods and procedures for diagnosis, treatment planning and delivery of mental health and/or substance abuse services.
  • Provide ongoing behavioral health therapy services individual (adult, child and adolescent per license), couples, family and group counseling; as well as brief consultations for clients referred for mental health services.
  • Provide ancillary treatment referrals as requested and /or indicated.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Master's degree in Social Work, Psychology or Advanced Clinical Counseling.
  • Active and valid license to practice within the State of Maine: LCSW; LCPC or APRN
  • Two years' clinical experience providing mental health and substance abuse treatment within an integrated practice setting.
  • Ability to work as part of an integrated multi-disciplinary treatment team.
  • Excellent written and oral interpersonal communications skills.
  • Experience in utilizing Electronic Health Records for clinical documentation.

Benefits Include:

  • Sign-on Bonus after completion of 90 days
  • Better work/life balance by working four 10 hr. shifts or five 8 hr. shifts, no nights, no weekends, part-time shifts also available
  • Generous paid leave package, including nine paid holidays.
  • Employer paid insurance premiums for the employee
  • Loan repayment programs
  • 403b Retirement Plan

Please submit cover letter and CV to the HR Manager (address in white block at bottom of page).

Behavioral Health RN Care Coordinator - Machias Office

Flexible hours and days available

The Behavioral Health RN works as part of a team of professional and medical staff that includes doctors, therapists and psychiatrists. Provides medication review/assessment/teaching visits with clients. Supervises administrative and clinical staff, performs clinical functions related to delivery of medication management services. Responsible for pre-visit planning and transitions of care. Assists with coordination of care with Medical and BH providers, crisis services and families.

Primary Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Provides medication review/assessment/teaching visits in-between client visits with MD/NP to enable better access to care for current clients and for community clients unable to be accommodated. Psychiatric provider may join visits as needed to further assess and to implement medication changes.
  • Participates as directed by psychiatric clinical staff in the prescription drug monitoring program.
  • Assist with coordination of care (for individual clients) with internal and external medical and BH providers, crisis services and families.
  • Assists Department Director with administrative and clinical duties as directed (performance improvement projects, EHR issues, service coordination).

 Minimum Requirements:

  • Maine licensure to practice as an RN; BSN with ANCC Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse certification, or 5 years’ experience.
  • BLS certification.
  • Computer literate, able to navigate electronic medical records, email, Internet and write reports.
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills for proper documentation.
  • Team oriented with an understanding of organizational culture.
  • Understanding of and comfortable with transformative change.

Patient Service Representative - Machias

Per-diem

Position Description: 

The Patient Service Rep. is Eastport Health Care’s first impression to our patients , therefore, it requires calm, kind, yet organized, and discrete conduct. The PSR classifies and directs incoming phone calls, notifies providers of patient’s arrival, coordinates appointments, collects payments, and assists patients and staff with many types of health care related issues, all while maintaining patient privacy. This position may also fill-in in roles as defined and needed by the Machias Site Manager.

Minimum Entrance Requirements for Reception: 

  • High school Diploma
  • Computer experience
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to work with other employees, patients, and the general public in a professional manner.
  • Prior experience in the health field desired but not essential.
  • Physical requirements include keyboard operation, answering phones and sitting for extended periods of time. Ability to lift 25 lbs. Visual acuity for extended periods of monitor operation.

Medical Administrative Assistant – Floater - Machias Office

Full-time

Position Description: 

A Medical Administrative Assistant is a healthcare professional that works in an administrative capacity within the health center to support the medical records coordinator, billing specialists and referrals coordinator.  This individual must be able to multitask and know how to prioritize the needs of the health center.

Minimum Entrance Requirements for Reception: 

  • Self-motivated
  • Ability to work independently
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Ability to work with other employees, patients, and the general public in a professional manner.
  • Prior experience in the health field desired but not essential.
  • Physical requirements include keyboard operation, answering phones and sitting for extended periods of time. Ability to lift 25 lbs. Visual acuity for extended periods of monitor operation.

EHC offers a competitive compensation package.

Unless otherwise indicated, for more information or to submit a resume, please contact::
Eastport Health Care, Inc.
Attn: Elaine Curtis, HR Manager
30 Boynton St.
Eastport, ME 04631

Phone: 207-853-0181
Email: ecurtis@eastporthealth.org

Eastport Health Care, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Provider.

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