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Our Mission


The mission of Upham’s Corner Health Committee, Inc.
d/b/a Upham’s Corner Health Center / Upham’s Elder Service Plan / Upham’s Home Health Care
is to provide expert, compassionate care to children and adults.
Our Core Values are: Compassion and respect – For those in our care and for one another.


Who We Are:


Upham’s Corner Health Committee, Inc. is an organization committed to providing high quality, low cost, culturally sensitive, community-based health and social services to the residents of North Dorchester and adjacent neighborhoods. We believe that Upham’s Corner Health Committee provides a dynamic work environment in which to grow and be challenged.


Benefits:


Upham’s Corner Health Committee, Inc. offers a highly competitive benefit packet for eligible staff. Benefits currently available include Paid Time Off (PTO), Medical, Dental and Vision insurance plans, 403B retirement plan with a generous employer contribution, 12 Holidays paid, Long Term Disability, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Dependent Care Assistance Program, and much more.


Equal Employment Opportunity


Upham’s Corner Health Committee, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, age, ancestry, military service, genetics, pregnancy, marital status, or other category protected by law.

To apply for a position, interested candidates should do the following:


We look forward to receiving your application.


Administrative Assistant/Receptionist–Plan of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)


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  • Schedule, monitor, and prepare paperwork for all internal and external medical appointments.
  • Front desk coverage: Including but not limited to answering the central phone console, monitoring the front doorbell using the remote intercom, greeting visitors/participants, and directing deliveries.
  • Follow up on consultant reports.
  • File, scan, sort and deliver mail and/or faxes.
  • Cover transportation dispatch desk using the portable radio, as needed.
  • Assist transportation drivers, as needed, by calling participants, sorting prescriptions for participant delivery and collecting medical records, materials, supplies, and/or paperwork for distribution.
  • Attend meetings as scheduled or as requested by immediate supervisor
  • Provide translation services, as requested by Clinical/Medical staff.
  • Assist with receiving, tracking, and processing all bills/claims.
  • Prepare and maintain procedures, instruction manuals and checklists pertaining to areas of individual assignment in collaboration with the Unit Manager and/or Site Manager.
  • Maintain and understand external instruction manuals and other information pertaining to areas of individual assignment.
  • Provide operational, financial, or data support to Adult Day Health Center Coordinator, Clinical Director, or Medical Director as requested.
  • Assist with Quality Assurance and Process Improvements initiatives.
  • Perform other duties as required by the position or as assigned by supervisor. This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all the activities, duties and / or responsibilities that are required of this position. Duties and responsibilities are subject to change due to business needs at any time with or without previous notice.



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  • High School Diploma or GED required. Associates degree or some college training preferred.
  • Interest in and sensitivity to population aged 55 and older required.
  • One (1) year experience with office administration; ideally in a health care setting.
  • Strong customer service, communication and organizational skills
  • Previous experience working with electronic health record (EHR) systems
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Suite products
  • Bi-lingual in English and Spanish, Portuguese, Cape Verdean Creole, Vietnamese, Cantonese, Mandarin, French or Haitian Creole is highly desirable.



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Dental Director


The Dental Director organizes and directs the Center’s Dental Clinic providing specialized patient care services.


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Dental Assistant



Under the direct supervision of a Dentist, assist during the examination and treatment of patients.


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Electronic Health Record Coordinator and Analyst



The Electronic Health Record (EHR) Coordinator & Analyst is responsible for the management, implementation and ongoing support of the electronic health record (EHR) software system. The Electronic Health Record (EHR) Coordinator & Analyst provides direction and management, technology understanding, and analytic support as well as end user training.


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Home Health Aide



The Home Health Aide assists clients with personal care activities of daily living under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Therapist.


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Laboratory Supervisor – Phlebotomy experience required



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Licensed Practical Nurse



The Licensed Practical Nurse delivers quality care to patients under appropriate clinical supervision, serving as a member of the nursing department.


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Medical Assistant – Supportive Housing



The Medical Assistant at the supported housing unit will act as the primary residential contact and will provide the overall observation, monitoring and direct care of participants when they are in the community room, and in collaboration with Home Health Aides.


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Medical Secretary



The Medical Secretary performs all administrative tasks associated with the management and coordination of patient care.


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Nurse Practitioner – Pediatric Services



The Nurse Practitioner provides health maintenance, episodic illness, and chronic disease patient care to patients age 0-21 years.


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Nurse Practitioner-Plan of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)



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We are seeking for a Nurse Practitioner to work in an innovative, community-based model of care for older adults. Join a successful and growing mission-driven organization that recently celebrated its twentieth anniversary. The successful candidate will provide primary care in a concierge setting in collaboration with an experienced Geriatrician.


The Nurse Practitioner works closely with an interdisciplinary team empowered to develop creative solutions and allocate resources that enable vulnerable older adults to age in place at home with dignity and well-being. The successful candidate will practice across the continuum of care including Day Center-based clinics, home visits, and skilled nursing facilities.

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Pediatric Integrated Clinician



The Pediatric Integrated Clinician is responsible for delivery of integrated behavioral health services to the pediatric department as well as Urgent Care and Primary Care. This includes providing case management, follow up, and coordination between primary care providers, other departments, and external sources such as schools, psychiatric hospitals, and internal and external collateral contacts involved with families and children. This position will primarily focus on families within 3 high risk groups in pediatrics: Asthma, ADHD/Academic Underachievement, and Medically Complex at risk.


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Primary Care Physician–Plan of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)


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We are seeking for a Primary Care Physician to work in an innovative, community-based model of care for older adults. Join a successful and growing mission-driven organization that recently celebrated its twentieth anniversary. The successful candidate will provide primary care in a concierge setting in collaboration with a nurse practitioner.

The Primary Care Physician works closely with an interdisciplinary team empowered to develop creative solutions and allocate resources that enable vulnerable older adults to age in place at home with dignity and well-being. The successful candidate will practice across the entire continuum of care including Day Center-based clinics, home visits, skilled nursing facilities, and hospital. The individual in this role will enjoy autonomy and flexibility and make full of their skills as a well-trained generalist.

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Psychiatrist / Psychiatric CNP Prescriber



The Psychiatrist / Psychiatric CNP provides consultation and support to the clinical team regarding mental health/substance abuse diagnosis and treatment, psychopharmacology consultation and education. The position provides mental health and addiction treatment at the request of the primary care provider. The position coordinates mental health/addiction treatment services in accordance with the treatment plan, and works collaboratively with the clinical team to manage or co-manages complex mental health cases.

This position is responsible for providing psychopharmacology services for the Behavioral Health department clients. The position is responsible for establishing all behavioral health medical policies and protocols in collaboration with the Director of Behavioral Health and for supervising all psychiatric related services provided. The position functions under the general supervision of the Director of Behavioral Health.

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(Licensure level either MD or PCNP) As MD: Board certified in Psychiatry in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts; and Board certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, or eligible for such certification.



As PCNP: Advanced Practice Clinical Nurse Specialist OR Nurse Practitioner with Psychiatric specialty with Massachusetts licensure and DEA prescriptive authority.


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Family Primary Care Physician


Provides general health care to adults, including health maintenance, episodic care, and chronic disease management.


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Receptionist



The Call Center Receptionist performs varied reception work including greeting patients, answering phone lines, appointment booking and canceling as well as other clerical duties.

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Registered Nurse – Home Care



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Registered Nurse – Senior Care Options (SCO)


The SCO RN Case Manager provides direct services to patients and consultation to staff and families in accordance with health center policies and professional standards. Responsibilities are focused on providing individualized clinical case management services to SCO patients.



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Registered Nurse–Wound Ostomy Continence



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Van Driver



The Van Driver is responsible for providing safe and reliable van transportation for frail older adults patients.


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VIP (Violence Intervention Program) Block Captain



The VIP Block Captain works with residents of the identified VIP/Upham’s Corner neighborhood to develop, implement and sustain a local coalition that will set up a community-based strategy that prevents violence.



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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:


Please note that this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all the activities, duties and / or responsibilities that are required of this position. Duties and responsibilities are subject to change due to business needs at any time with or without previous notice.