Family Care Health Centers

Employment Opportunities

Family Care Health Centers has been helping equalize access to health care in St. Louis for over 50 years.  FCHC is committed to providing the highest quality care to St. Louis area residents regardless of insurance status.  We believe everyone should be able to get affordable, accessible, and excellent health care.

Our patients receive integrated, comprehensive health care in state-of-the-art facilities.  We make it convenient for patients to get primary medical care in the same location as behavioral health, dental, vision, nutrition services & WIC, pharmacy, and chiropractic care.  We treat every member of the family during every stage of life.

Our patients need us and we are eager to fill several positions.  We’re looking for caring, dedicated, passionate individuals ready to join an enthusiastic, hard-working team.  Scroll to find open positions and click for more details.

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Medical

Certified Medical Assistant

Family Care Health Centers is looking for FULL-TIME (8:00 AM to 5:00 PM) and PART-TIME (12:00 PM to 6:00 PM) Medical Assistants to work as an integral role in our Health Operations department. At Family Care Health Centers we work to provide affordable and accessible comprehensive primary care services to anyone, with emphasis on the medically underserved, and to train a primary care workforce to promote the general health of our community members.

Our hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 8:00 to 5:00. Medical Assistants will work a 40 hour work week with 8 hour shifts per day.

If you are looking for an opportunity to make a difference within your community, please apply TODAY!

Medical Assistants are vital to our Health Operations team as they are responsible for assisting the primary care providers in the provision of care delivery and is an integral part of team-based care in conjunction with transformation to a patient centered medical home.  The ideal candidates must be enthusiastic, motivated, hard-working, able to multi-task, have a great attitude, and must be a rapid learner. 

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Operations Specialist - Front Desk,Scheduler, Medical Records

Do you provide exceptional customer service?

If so, Family Care Health Centers is interested in getting to know you more as a candidate!

COVID vaccine, Flu Vaccine, and TB Screening are required for employment with FCHC.

Our Health Operations team is looking for top talent in Metro St. Louis to work as an Operations Specialist! As a member of the Operations team, you have the opportunity to learn different aspects of the health care field. This includes being cross trained to work as a(n): Operator, Front Desk Receptionist, Appointment Scheduler, Correspondence Clerk, or Medical Records Clerk. Here at FCHC it is our mission to provide affordable and accessible comprehensive primary care services to anyone, with an emphasis on the medically underserved, and to train a primary care workforce in order to promote the general health of the service area.

Responsibilities:

  • Handling all telephone system changes, ie. Telephone numbers, changing messages, as well as acting a system troubleshooter.
  • Receiving and answering all incoming phone calls, scheduling patient appointments, and creating tasks with detailed messages for all staff.
  • Screening calls for providers and routing them to the appropriate clinical staff.
  • Greeting incoming patients and visitors utilizing excellent customer service skills
  • Ensures that consent forms are completed by patients annually.
  • Obtains financial documentation from each patient/family unit to acquire information for the Center’s Sliding Fee Scale Program.
  • Utilizes the telephone and paging system to help patients receive services they need.
  • Creates and updates patient Electronic Health Records (EHR).
  • Assist patients in participating in special programs by giving out applications and assisting patients in the completion of applications.
  • Payment collections
  • Schedules appointments for patients in person or via telephone, monitors cancellations, and reschedules appointments.
  • Log all incoming and outgoing requests for information about the patient’s HER.
  • Copy patient charts as requested and notify Custodian of Records immediately when patient charts are requested from an outside source.

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Dental

Dentist

As a Federally Qualified Health Center, FCHC Dentists are eligible for the National Health Services Corps loan repayment program. This program repays up to $50K for just two years of service!

As a member of FCHC, the Dentist is responsible for overseeing the development, management, and provision of primary oral health services and education. It is also the responsibility of the Dentist to provide comprehensive dental care including examination, diagnosis, treatment, patient counseling, referral, and follow-up. 

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Dental Assistant

Are you wanting to make a difference, one smile at a time?

Family Care Health Centers is looking for Dental Assistants to work as an integral role in our Dental Services department. We have multiple openings at BOTH our Carondelet and Forest Park Southeast sites. At FCHC we work to provide affordable and accessible comprehensive primary care services to anyone, with emphasis on the medically underserved, and to train a primary care workforce to promote the general health of our community members.

If you want to take your career to the next level, apply TODAY!

COVID vaccine, Flu Vaccine, and TB screening are required for employment with FCHC.

Dental Assistants are vital to our Dental team as they maintain the overall physical operations of the clinical area and assist the Dentist in the delivery of dental care services. The Dental Assistant, in collaboration with the dental care team, is accountable for assisting our patients towards their highest level of health. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating patient flow with the receptionist and dental providers.
  • Assisting the Dental Receptionist on an as needed basis.
  • Perform procedures such as x-ray exposure and development, fluoride therapy, patient study and working models, etc.
  • Maintains the inventory and proper sterilization of all instruments and supplies, excluding medicines, and prepares rooms daily.
  • Assist dental providers in treatments, diagnostic exams, and surgical interventions.
  • Uses four-handed dental technique.
  • Taking vital signs- blood pressure, temperature, pulse, and respiration taking skills.
  • Knowledge and proper handling and mixing of dental materials, cements, etc.
  • Computer use and Knowledge.
  • Maintains CPR Certification, continuing education requirements for/and certification.

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Dental Hygienist

As a Federally Qualified Health Center, FCHC Dental Hygienist are eligible for the National Health Services Corps loan repayment program. This program repays up to $50K for just two years of service!

Family Care Health Centers is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our dental team.  As a Dental Hygienist, you will provide dental prophylaxis to patients and educate patients about the need for proper oral hygiene care, as well as, assist the Dentist in the delivery of other oral health services in accordance with Missouri Dental Board Dental Practice Act and Rules ~ State of Missouri.

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Behavioral Health

Psychologist

Do you pride yourself on your strong clinical and consultation skills?

Are you interested in working in an environment that promotes team-based care and same-say behavioral health consultations?

If so, Family Care Health Centers is looking to add a Psychologist to our Behavioral Health Services team!

Psychologists are responsible for providing same-day behavioral health diagnostic assessments and interventions for patients of FCHC. In addition, Psychologist are responsible for the following:

  • Collaborating with primary care providers, pediatric care managers, and other members of the team (nurses, MAs, and CHWs) in the delivery of comprehensive and integrated behavioral health care services.
  • Provide same-day behavioral health consultations for patients of FCHC as requested by their PCP.
  • Define problems accurately and use best practice to implement intervention rapidly.
  • Conduct assessments with a solid understanding of DSM -5-TR, family systems, the connection between physical and mental health, and the impact of trauma on patients and families.
  • Tailor PCP recommendations to the primary care setting; focus on recommendations that support the provider’s treatment of BH in primary care.
  • Employ knowledge of BH medications to help PCPs treat complex BH conditions and substance use disorders, including consultation with psychiatry (internally. MOCPAP).
  • To provide more comprehensive assessment (including psychological testing) for patients whose needs cannot be met by same-day consultations alone. To provide consultation to LCSWs, LMFTs, LPCs in the areas of diagnostic assessment, treatment, and primary care consultation skills in more complex cases.

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Behavioral Health Consultant (Pediatrics or Adult) - LCSW

Are you passionate about providing behavioral health care to the underserved?

If so, Family Care Health Centers (FCHC) is on the hunt for a Behavioral Health Consultant (Pediatrics or Adult) who is an LCSW.

As a BHC – LMSW, the employee is responsible for providing same-day behavioral health diagnostic assessment and interventions for patients of FCHC. Responsibilities for this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborating with Primary Care Providers (PCPs), BH Care Managers, and other members of the team (RNs, MAs, CHWs) in the delivery of comprehensive and integrated behavioral health care services.
  • Providing same-day behavioral health consultation for patients of FCHC as requested by the PCP, including assessment, diagnostic evaluation, and brief intervention.
  • Provides presentations to PCPs on BH topics of interest.
  • Will supervise Graduate Students in Social Work or LMSWs, if applicable.

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Behavioral Health Care Manager (Adult)

Do you pride yourself on your ability to assist patients with navigating through their behaviors, life goals, and their health goals?

Are you interested in working with a diverse group of patients?

If so, Family Care Health Centers is looking to add two (2) Behavioral Health Care Manager (Adult) to our Behavioral Health team. As a Behavioral Health Care Manager (Adult) you are responsible for providing care management for patients of FCHC and for clinical supervision of non-licensed care managers. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Function as the BH Care Manager within the integrated primary care and behavioral health team.
  • In coordination with the BHC and Primary Care Provider (PCP), enroll eligible and interested patients into the Circle of Care project.
  • Once the patient is enrolled, track patient progress towards grant outcomes.
  • As often as clinically appropriate, face-to-face visits and telephone calls with Circle of Care patients and other members of the patient’s network over the course of their enrollment in the project (3 to 12 months).
  • Establish and maintain patient registry to monitor clinical outcomes as well as key processes of care.
  • Arrange for inpatient, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient programs as needed.
  • Attend care team meetings and document clinical information/decision-making in the patient registry.
  • Facilitate referrals to other outpatient therapists as indicated.
  • Facilitate referrals to psychiatry as needed.
  • Bill Care management services when appropriate.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work – REQUIRED.
  • LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) – REQUIRED.
  • Minimum of two (2) years experience working in the field of social work or behavioral health care is ~ REQUIRED.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills are ~ REQUIRED.

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Behavioral Health Consultant (Pediatrics or Adult) - LMSW

Are you passionate about providing behavioral health care to the underserved?

If so, Family Care Health Centers (FCHC) is on the hunt for a Behavioral Health Consultant (Pediatrics or Adult) who is an LMSW.

As a BHC – LMSW, the employee is responsible for providing same day behavioral health diagnostic assessment and interventions for patients of FCHC. Responsibilities for this role include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborating with Primary Care Providers (PCPs), BH Care Managers, and other members of the team (RNs, MAs, CHWs) in the delivery of comprehensive and integrated behavioral health care services.
  • Providing same-day behavioral health consultation for patients of FCHC as requested by the PCP, including assessment, diagnostic evaluation, and brief intervention.

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Behavioral Health Care Manager (Pediatrics)

Do you pride yourself on your ability to assist patients with navigating through their behaviors, life goals, and their health goals?

Are you interested in working with a diverse group of patients?

If so, Family Care Health Centers is looking to add two (2) Behavioral Health Care Manager (Pediatrics) to our Behavioral Health team. As a Behavioral Health Care Manager (Pediatrics) you are responsible for providing care management for patients of FCHC and for clinical supervision of non-licensed care managers. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Function as the BH Care Manager within the integrated primary care and behavioral health team.
  • In coordination with the BHC and Primary Care Provider (PCP), enroll eligible and interested patients into the Circle of Care project.
  • Once the patient is enrolled, track patient progress towards grant outcomes.
  • As often as clinically appropriate, face-to-face visits and telephone calls with Circle of Care patients and other members of the patient’s network over the course of their enrollment in the project (3 to 12 months).
  • Establish and maintain patient registry to monitor clinical outcomes as well as key processes of care.
  • Arrange for inpatient, partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient programs as needed.
  • Attend care team meetings and document clinical information/decision-making in the patient registry.
  • Facilitate referrals to other outpatient therapists as indicated.
  • Facilitate referrals to psychiatry as needed.
  • Bill Care management services when appropriate.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Social Work – REQUIRED.
  • LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker) – REQUIRED.
  • Minimum of two (2) years experience working in the field of social work or behavioral health care is ~ REQUIRED.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills are ~ REQUIRED.

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Pharmacy

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Nutrition Services

Community Dietitian

Are you passionate about connecting with community members and providing them with the best care and services possible? If so, Family Care Health Centers is looking to add a FULL-TIME Community Dietitian to our Nutrition Services Department. At Family Care Health Centers we work to provide affordable and accessible comprehensive primary care services to anyone, with emphasis on the medically underserved, and to train a primary care workforce to promote the general health of our community members.

Does this sound like something you would want to be a part of?

If so, apply for our opening TODAY!

COVID vaccine, Flu Vaccine, and TB Screening are required for employment with FCHC.

Community Dietitians are vital to our Community Health Center as they provide Medical Nutrition Therapy services to patients of all ages.

Core Responsibilities:

· Provide participant-centered nutrition assessment, education, and counseling for health center patients and individuals enrolled in the WIC program.

· Assist in the development and implementation of WIC Local Agency Plan to maintain WIC caseload and improve health outcomes of WIC population.

· Provide support to promote and protect breastfeeding as an optimal infant feeding practice.

· Collaborate with other medical professionals to best meet the needs of the patient.

· Serve as preceptor to dietetic interns.

Family Care Health Centers provides funding for Continuing Education credits for active Dietitians within our organization.

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Community Health

Community Health Worker

Family Care Health Centers is seeking a full-time experienced Community Health Worker.  This position provides community-based support services for clients and their families in accordance with Center policies and protocols utilizing the corporate compliance plan as a guide.

  • Makes home visits to clients based on referrals from providers, nurse educators and behavioral health team members.
  • Support services aim to assist clients with chronic conditions adopt healthy behaviors.
  • Also, acts as an advocate for the rights of culturally diverse clients and their families in the health care system and community.

FCHC provides the highest quality of health care services to its patients in a dynamic setting. FCHC also provides a culture of teamwork, professionalism, and mutual respect. The ideal candidate must be enthusiastic, motivated, hard-working and flexible, be able to multi-task, have a great attitude, and thrive in a fast-paced work environment. The Community Health Worker, in collaboration with the health care team, is accountable for assisting our patients toward their highest level of health. This position is required to work a full-time schedule. This position reports directly to the Community Health Team Leader.

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Administrative Support

IT Technician

Are you an IT professional who is looking to work in a community health center setting?

Do you have the knowledge and skillset to manage networks, systems, and enterprise information?

If so, Family Care Health Centers is on the hunt for top talent. We are looking to complete our IT team with an IT Technician, who will work as an integral role in our care team environment. IT technicians are responsible for reviewing the performance of IT system to determine operating costs, productivity levels, and upgrade requirements.

Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs remote troubleshooting through diagnostic techniques and pertinent questions.
  • Determines the best solution based on the issue and etails provided by employees.
  • Walks the employee through the problem-solving process.
  • Directs unresolved issues to the next level of support services.
  • Records events and problems and their resolution in a ticketing system.
  • Identifies and suggest possible improvements on procedures.
  • Understands networking and system concepts and can work with the IT Director to design and implement improvements.

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Maintenance Technician

Are you an experienced Maintenance Technician looking for an opportunity to advance your skills/career within the healthcare field?

If you are someone who is a dedicated team player and problem solver, Family Care Health Centers (FCHC) has the perfect opportunity for you! Our health care center is looking to add a Maintenance Technician to our Health Operations team!

Maintenance technicians are vital to our health care center as they assist in the upkeep of all FCHC clinical, business, and administrative sites. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing general oversign and monitoring of janitorial, pest control, and climate control contractors; recommends changes to Chief Operations Officer/ Operations Direct.
  • Provides general in-house painting and/or supervision of contracted painters.
  • Provides in house carpentry, clinical and office furniture moving, basic electric and plumbing needs; recommends need for outside contractors for aforementioned services.
  • Arranges conference rooms and waiting areas for scheduled meetings.
  • Oversees parking lot maintenance with general weed control and gardening, recommending additional maintenance needs to the team leaders.
  • Transport office equipment between sites.
  • Responds to report of security monitoring system after hours alarm notification and contracts Operations Director or Administrator on Call for guidance regarding response.
  • Operates and oversees maintenance of FCHC Maintenance Vehicle; insures tags and licenses are current.

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