Program Coordinator - Substance Use Prevention, Education and Treatment

Kokua Kalihi Valley Comprehensive Family Services

Looking for a full time Program Coordinator for Substance Abuse Services focusing on treatment, prevention and awareness of opioid abuse at a Community Health center in Kalihi serving culturally diverse populations. Responsible for coordinating services for substance abuse screening including opioid use in a Primary Care setting, and brief intervention, education and treatment referral for addiction services; Coordination of Education programs for Primary Care Providers and education of community for awareness for opioid abuse; developing data tracking system for substance and opioid use.

Qualifications

Program management experience with clinical backgrounds in working with individuals with Behavioral Health and/or Substance Use Disorders. Data tracking and management skills preferred.

Education 

Masters of Social Work (MSW) with Licensed Social Worker (LSW) or Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Masters in Counseling Psychology, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT).

Licensed to practice in the State of Hawaii, required. Certified in Substance Abuse Counseling (CSAC), preferred.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

West Hawaii Community Health Center

West Hawaii Community Health Center (WHCHC) is actively seeking a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) to join itsteam on the Big Island of Hawaii. WHCHC is a busy, fastgrowing Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) serving the island’s west side with six clinics located throughout Kailua Kona, Kealakekua and Waikoloa, HI. Their mission is to make quality, comprehensive and integrated health services accessible to all, regardless of income.

WHCHC is dedicated to offering services that are culturally sensitive and promote community well-being through the practice of mālama pono (caring for others in a way that is right). As an LCSW at WHCHC, you will help people function in their environment, deal with relationships, and solve personal and family problems. LCSWs often see clients who face a lifethreatening disease or a social problem, such as inadequate housing, unemployment, a serious illness, a disability, or substance abuse. LCSWs also assist families that have serious domestic conflicts, sometimes involving child or spousal abuse.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Social Work required.
  • Licensed as an LCSW in the State of Hawaii.
  • 2 years progressive experience in a clinical setting preferred.

Benefits:

The total compensation package includes competitive wages and a full range of benefits including health, dental, vision and life insurance. Additionally, we offer a paid time off program, as well as 40 hours of CME time and a maximum of $2,500 CME reimbursement per fiscal year.

To learn more about the position and West Hawaii Community Health Center, Inc., please visit their website at http://www.westhawaiichc.org/ . To apply, please email a resume and cover
letter to HRManager@westhawaiichc.org.

Contracts / Office Manager

Hawaii Primary Care Association

We're looking to expand our dynamic, mission-driven team with the addition of a Contracts / Office Manager. This new position will manage the drafting, review, monitoring and maintenance of HPCA's contracts as well as supervise and assist with a variety of HPCA's activities.

For detailed information on job responsibilities and requirements, see the complete position description here: HPCA Contracts Manager

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to: Contracts Manager

All HPCA employees require excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills and the ability to work well in a professional yet fun team environment.

 

Clinical Data Specialist

Hawaii Primary Care Association

The Clinical Data Specialist is the data steward for the SBIRT grant and performs clinical and operational data analytics. This person will provide training and technical assistance to Community Health Centers and HPCA staff with a primary focus on patient-level data collection, data fidelity across health center sites, and data reporting utilizing a web-based portal.   

Our ideal candidate will understand healthcare data and strategies community health centers can apply to improve outcomes and clinic workflows. The position description can be found here.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to: SBIRT Clinical Data Specialist

 

All HPCA employees require excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills and the ability to work well in a professional yet fun team environment.


Program Specialist

Hawaii Primary Care Association

The Program Specialist provides programmatic and technical support in the planning, development, implementation and monitoring of the SBIRT grant. The grant is focused on making screening, early identification, and evidence-based interventions universally available for adults in primary care and community health settings for substance misuse and Substance Use Disorders (SUDs). The SBIRT program is part of HPCA’s integration of primary care and behavioral health practices into an efficient and effective system of health care. 

The ideal applicant is a quick learner that is interested in program implementation and providing support to our Community Health Centers in prevention related activities. The position description can be found here.

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to: SBIRT Program Specialist

 

All HPCA employees require excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills and the ability to work well in a professional yet fun team environment.


Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

waikiki health

Waikiki Health is recruiting for a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) with a Certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling to provide behavioral health services for adults.  The LCSW serves as a behavioral health consultant on the primary care treatment team and provider on the behavioral health team where s/he identifies and addresses the special needs of target populations (i.e., homeless, substance abuse, severe and persistent mental illnesses) via the completion of diagnostic evaluations, provision of evidence-based psychotherapeutic interventions, and facilitation of referrals to substance abuse programs.


Minimum Qualifications:

The successful candidate will possess a Masters in clinical social work and be licensed to practice in Hawaii with a Certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling (CSAC). 


The following knowledge, skills, and abilities are required:

Working knowledge of behavioral medicine and evidenced-based psychotherapy treatments for medical and mental health conditions.

High level of efficiency in conducting accurate clinical assessments of substance abuse disorders and other mental health conditions in primary care and outreach settings.

High level of comfort working with the substance abuse and homeless populations along with facilitating the referral process to substance abuse programs in the community. 

High level of comfort in working within a team of medical providers using a consultative style.

Ability to exercise sound judgment in managing patient crises in a calm, consistent, and equitable manner.

Please visit www.waikikihealth.org for additional information regarding Waikiki Health. 

Clinical Dietician

waianae coast comprehensive health center

Provide medical nutrition therapy, curriculum development and program management for public health/disease management programs, health personnel, patients, and community groups.

Determines WIC eligibility accordingly to the State of Hawaii WIC Program regulations via the SWICH system and provides nutrition assessment for high-risk pediatric and perinatal clients using patient-centered education as a component of Value Enhanced Nutrition Assessment (VENA).

For more information, see www.wcchc.com/careers

Medical Coder I

waianae coast comprehensive health center

Under general supervision, performs coding on all diagnoses, procedures, professional services, and supplies following the American Medical Association (AMA) official coding/reporting guidelines and other third party payer criteria for the purpose of reimbursement, research, and compliance with state and federal regulations. Answer coding questions. This position provides feedback to WCCHC physicians and/or professional staff to facilitate monitoring of medical records to reflect accurate and timely documentation of medical services and charges. Also, works in a collaborated effort to assist in the development of programs and plans for training medical staff in basic coding techniques.


For more information, see www.wcchc.com/careers

Nurse Practitioner / APRN

waianae coast comprehensive health center

The licensed, credentialed, and Privileged Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner (APRN) provides age and specialty appropriate medical care at the level of training achieved.  As an independent practitioner in the health center, the APRN renders diagnosis, treatment, consultation, and follow-up.


For more information, see www.wcchc.com/careers

Medical Technologist

waianae coast comprehensive health center

The Medical Technologist (MT) is responsible for operational, technical, informational, and educational systems assigned by the Laboratory Director and is aware of, ensures quality of, and takes ownership of the laboratory process.  He/she is able to make independent decisions within the framework of standard laboratory practice, provide leadership by an example of integrity and professionalism, and ultimately service our patients and providers efficiently and courteously.

 

For more information, see www.wcchc.com/careers

Pediatric Dentist

waianae coast comprehensive health center

Responsible to assess patient needs, plan, and deliver comprehensive and emergency pediatric dental services to patients. Provider will perform clinical, lab, and recordkeeping functions. Allocation of time between patient care and support of the residency program is determined by the Dental Director.

For more information, see www.wcchc.com/careers

 

Nurse Practitioner

Bay Clinic, Inc.

 

Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to pregnant, ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required. Advanced practice nursing is practiced by RNs who have specialized formal, post­basic education and who function in highly autonomous and specialized roles. 

Bay Clinic, Inc. is a nonprofit, 501(c)3 Federally Qualified Community Health Center. BCI supports a staff of 170, with 27 health care providers in 9 locations serving East Hawai'i. Please visit www.bayclinic.org for further information about the organization.

To view a detailed job description or apply for this position, download an employment application from www.bayclinic.org. Submit resume with application to bcijobs@bayclinic.org or fax to (808) 961-5678

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Molokai Community Health Center

To provide behavioral health and social work services at Molokai Ohana Health Care, Inc.. Responsible for providing behavioral health services and education to the people of Molokai; providing linkage and referrals to other programs and agencies; ensuring continuous care within MOHC services and case management.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Hold a Master’s degree in Social Work, with counseling and case management experience. Prefer substance abuse counseling and/or certification.
  • License to practice in the State of Hawaii.
  • High level working knowledge of behavioral medicine and evidence-based treatments for medical and mental health conditions.
  • Specialized skills in the provision of psychology assessment, treatment, and consultation within the primary care setting.
  • Functional knowledge of psycho-pharmacology.
  • Pediatric and adult experience is preferred.
  • Ability to work effectively as a team, interfacing with patients, primary care providers, dental provider, mental health and substance abuse specialists, as well as administrative and support staff.
  • Knowledge of population based treatment models and cultural/ethnic issues related to the provision of services within Hawaii.

Interested applicants may apply at: http://molokaichc.org/employment-volunteer/

Dental Hygienist

Molokai Community Health Center

To provide direct dental hygiene and dental education services to patients. To provide dental health education within the community through school groups, health fairs, and community presentation.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Graduate of an accredited dental hygiene program
  • Ability to communicate well
  • Valid Dental Hygiene License recognized in the State of Hawaii
  • Minimum of one year experience preferred
  • Possesses strong clinical skills and competency in ambulatory care
  • Computer skills with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, internet, and Practice Management Systems.
  • Ability to problem solve and prioritize tasks
  • Proven reliability, trustworthiness, flexibility, and high ethical standards
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Interest in working with diverse ethnic groups
  • Demonstrated ability to treat all individuals with respect and aloha

Interested applicants may apply at: http://molokaichc.org/employment-volunteer/