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- Looking for a job where you can really make a difference in people's lives?
- Passionate about helping people improve their health and quality of life?
- Seeking to help those in our communities who need you the most?
The East Central District Health Department (ECDHD) is a state-approved district health department that provides public health services to its four-county service area of Boone, Colfax, Nance and Platte counties in Nebraska.
Public health saves money, improves our quality of life, helps children thrive and reduces human suffering.
Come join our team!
East Central offers a competitive wage and benefit package. And it's easy to apply!
A list of our current job openings at both East Central District Health Department and Good Neighbor Community Health Center can be found below. Click the job heading to learn more about each job.
East Central Careers
As East Central District Health Department's Community Health Nurse, every day is different. ECDHD's Community Health Nurse will:
--Investigate communicable disease and other public health issues of significance.
--Provide education on disease prevention.
--Conduct wellness screenings.
--Provide targeted health and wellness promotions.
--Do data collection and analysis.
--Provide surveillance, tracking and reporting/follow up on contagious diseases.
Good Neighbor Careers
Ready to take on more responsibility in your medical assisting career? Good Neighbor has an opening for a Certified Medication Aide. This job is available to candidates with their current CMA or to those willing to earn their CMA within 3 months of hire. Openings in Fremont and Columbus.
Looking to take the next step in your nursing career? Our unique Chronic Care Case Manager/Clinic Nurse position in Columbus will allow you to impact patient health by providing education, disease management activities, and access to other supportive services for patients and their families.
Because we are a Federally Qualified Health Center, our Chronic Care Manager has access to our co-located medical, dental and behavioral health teams to provide holistic patient care with no financial barriers to limit patient access to care.
Other reasons to continue your career at Good Neighbor?
--We offer a great work/life balance, including no nights, weekends, or holidays.
--Our staff enjoy generous vacation and sick leaves, and 9 paid holidays annually.
--We are a qualifying employer for the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness program.
Good Neighbor is seeking a Clinic Nurse to join our team-oriented medical practice. Why further your career at Good Neighbor?
--Federal Loan Repayment opportunities! We are a qualifying employer.
--Great benefits, including 9 paid holidays, no nights and weekends.
--A team atmosphere where we work with underserved patients who might otherwise not be able to access care.
Position are open to RN/LPN-RHN candidates; positions available in Fremont and Columbus
Start your career as a Dental Assistant with Good Neighbor! No previous experience required. We will provide on-the-job training for the right candidate. This job is located in our Columbus dental clinic.
Good Neighbor Dental Hygienists have a real impact on their communities, serving patients who might otherwise be unable to see a dental clinician. As an FQHC, we remove the financial and other barriers to care, and also offer cross-discipline care with our co-location of medical, dental and behavioral health services. Positions available in both our Fremont and Columbus clinics.
GNCHC is seeking a Staff Dentist to provide quality oral-health care services to patients of our busy, multicultural dental practice in Columbus.
Practicing at an FQHC like Good Neighbor allows you to have an impact on the oral health of many who wouldn't otherwise be able to afford care. Services will emphasize the prevention and treatment of disease in our patient population.
An additional plus to practicing at an FQHC is the co-location with medical and behavioral health clinics so patients can easily receive complementary care.
Front desk receptionists are vital to our clinic! Our receptionists are the first people that patients meet when they visit Good Neighbor. Our receptionists interact directly with patients on the phone, and face-to-face. Receptionists greet patients, schedule appointments, and collect and process payments. Position is located in Fremont.
If you are self-motivated, and enjoying meeting the public, this could be the job for you! Good Neighbor offers:
--Work/life balance: No weekend, evening or holiday shifts, and 9 paid holidays
--Ability to move up in our organization
Passionate about mental health, and patient access to healthcare? We are looking for a Licensed Mental Health Practitioner to join our growing team in Columbus! Good Neighbor Community Health Center is a Federally Qualified Health Center, and Patient Centered Medical Home with 2 clinic sites seeing 10K patients annually. We are adding a therapist who will function as a member of the #multidisciplinary (medical, dental, behavior health) health care team within the scope of his or her practice. This is a great opportunity to work with underserved patients, positively impacting patient health with no financial barriers to prevent their seeking care. Besides providing an up-to-date facility, great hours (no evenings or weekends!), competitive salary and benefits package, Good Neighbor is a qualifying employer with the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program, among others.
Ready to start a new career in the medical field?
If you want a career where you make a difference every day, where you are a valued team member, and where you have room to advance and grow, then Good Neighbor Community Health Center may be the perfect place for you!
Good Neighbor is looking for a Medical Health Assistant to join our growing teams in Fremont. MHAs play a key role in our clinics by preparing patients for their medical visit. MHAs measure vital signs, take medical histories, and gather other important information. MHAs also perform clerk duties, including chart preparation, and making follow up appointment and referrals. They may also assist with minor office surgical procedures.
And did we mention, no nights, weekends or holidays?
Help break down barriers to healthcare!
Outreach and Enrollment Specialists play a key role in helping make healthcare accessible to everyone in our communities. Outreach and Enrollment Counselors educate uninsured patients and clients about their options in the health insurance marketplace; help determine their eligibility for other programs and services like SNAP, WIC, and Medicaid, and; assist them with the application process,
Positions located in Columbus and Fremont.
Passionate about public health, and increasing patient access to barrier-free primary healthcare?
Good Neighbor is seeking a Family or General Practice Physician to join our team!
Good Neighbor Community Health Center is a Federally Qualified Health Center, and Patient Centered Medical Home with two clinic sites seeing 10K patients annually.
This is a great opportunity to work with underserved patients, positively impacting patient health with no financial barriers to prevent their seeking care.
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