Hometown Health Center

Hometown Health Center Newport, ME, USA
02/12/2021
Full time
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Administering and interpreting the temperature of an individual utilizing infrared thermometer according to the manufacturer’s instructions and CDC guidance for personal protection. Screens patients and visitors using the health and travel history declaration questionnaire via phone or in-person. Put on and remove personal protective equipment (PPE) per company protocol as required. Assisting patients with the Kiosks. Maintain a clean environment.   NON-ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs other duties as assigned.   COMPETENCIES: Good organizational skills to handle multiple priorities while remaining professional and calm. Ability to work with many diverse people. Strong level of confidentiality. Must able to make suggestions on workflow or system efficiency and effectiveness. Ability to work independently and be self directed and flexible.   GENERAL EXPECTATIONS: Be committed...
Hometown Health Center Newport, ME, USA
02/04/2021
Full time
POSITION SUMMARY: This position is under the supervision of the Chief Finance Officer and is responsible for administrative support for all day-to-day Human Resources operations including the administration of employee benefit plans (i.e. Health, Dental, 401(k), etc.). Acts as a liaison between the employee and insurance providers to resolve any benefit related problems ensures effective utilization of the plans, and positive employee relations. Ensures plans are administered in accordance with federal and state regulations and plan provisions are followed. Assists the finance department with the day-to-day payroll administrative activities and with payroll processing on a bi-weekly basis. Assist in developing and updating job descriptions, maintaining and tracking timely evaluations, tracking workplace ergonomic evaluations and other general assignments in support of the Human Resources Department.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist employees and public...
Hometown Health Center Newport, ME, USA
02/04/2021
Part time
POSITION SUMMARY: The RN Care Manager facilitates a smooth transition of care for each patient from the hospital back to the Primary Care Physician; monitors high risk/high utilizers of care as well as under-utilizers of care; monitors population health with regard to disease management and helps patients set realistic goals; facilitates preventative health measures and educates patients regarding preventative health; assists the Quality Improvement Committee in assessing any risk management issues involving a patient; involved in multiple outreach events throughout the year.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Assists all patients through the healthcare system by acting as a patient advocate. Participates in daily care team huddle to assist in pre-visit planning and identify patients who may benefit from an integrated visit with care management/coordination services. Coordinates continuity of patient care with patients and families following hospital...
Hometown Health Center Newport, ME, USA
02/04/2021
Full time
POSITION SUMMARY: Provides prophylaxis for patients in order to prevent serious dental health issues and disease. They are to explain proper oral hygiene to patients from brushing, flossing and over the counter fluoride to recommendations of bi-annual cleanings. They also explain the connection between nutrition and dental hygiene to promote healthy eating habits and explain the harms to tobacco and tobacco products to their patients. They examine the teeth and mouth for disease and other problems and will communicate findings with overseeing the dentist and properly refer patients as needed. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Keep accurate records of patient current medical history and current treatment. Sterilizations of instruments, room and surrounding work areas. Sterilization of instruments, treatment room and surrounding work areas. Administers fluoride and fluoride varnish. Take impressions as needed. Place sealants. Patient education....
Hometown Health Center Dexter, ME, USA
02/04/2021
Full time
POSITION SUMMARY: Provides prophylaxis for patients in order to prevent serious dental health issues and disease. They are to explain proper oral hygiene to patients from brushing, flossing and over the counter fluoride to recommendations of bi-annual cleanings. They also explain the connection between nutrition and dental hygiene to promote healthy eating habits and explain the harms to tobacco and tobacco products to their patients. They examine the teeth and mouth for disease and other problems and will communicate findings with overseeing the dentist and properly refer patients as needed. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Keep accurate records of patient current medical history and current treatment. Sterilizations of instruments, room and surrounding work areas. Sterilization of instruments, treatment room and surrounding work areas. Administers fluoride and fluoride varnish. Take impressions as needed. Place sealants. Patient education....
Hometown Health Center Dexter, ME, USA
02/04/2021
Full time
POSITION SUMMARY: The Nurse Practitioner is a licensed independent practitioner who is responsible for managing health problems and coordinating health care for patients served by BRHC in accordance with State and Federal rules and regulations and the nursing standards of care. Clinical management and treatment of patients is conducted in collaboration with other health care team members.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Functions independently to perform age-appropriate history and physical for complex acute, critical and chronically ill patients. Obtains appropriate patient history; performs physical evaluation, orders appropriate diagnostic tests and follows-up with interpretation; formulates assessment and initiates treatment plan with appropriate follow up appointments. Prescribes appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members by making appropriate referrals. Ensures...
Hometown Health Center Newport, ME, USA
02/04/2021
Full time
LCSW   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Screens admissions for high risk patients who need social service intervention. Assesses patients and families’ abilities and/or needs they may interfere with rehabilitation and medical progress. Assists patients and families to fully utilize community resources. Documents social work intervention in medical records within timely manner. Coordinates discharge planning and facilities discharge planning rounds. Oversees advanced directives procedures. Counsels patient/family to achieve optimal level of psychosocial functioning.   NON-ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Performs other duties as assigned.   COMPETENCIES: Good organizational skills to handle multiple priorities while remaining professional and calm. Ability to work with many diverse people. Effective telephone skills. Strong level of confidentiality due to the sensitivity of materials and information handled. Must...