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**Fish River Rural Health is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and a National Health Service Corp (NHSC) approved-site. NHSC-approved sites are health care facilities that provide outpatient, ambulatory, primary health services in Health Professional Shortage Areas (HPSAs), which are communities with limited access to care. The NHSC is a Federal government program that offers financial and other support to Corps Members.


OPTOMETRIST CAREER OPPORTUNITY

Fish River Rural Health, a Federally Qualified Health Center, with locations in the St. John Valley is seeking an Optometrist to serve at our state-of-the-art Bolduc Avenue Health Center. The clinic offers the latest in optometric technology including electronic health records integrated with primary care services. Our dedicated, compassionate team provides patient-centered care to all ages. The mission of Fish River Rural Health is to provide access to comprehensive primary and preventive care of the highest quality to the underserved population and to improve the health care status of the residents of the upper St. John Valley. Fish River Rural Health is a not-for-profit organization serving rural northern Maine seeking a mission-driven professional to join our integrated service model. Competitive salary, benefits and flexible schedule.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit a letter of interest and resume to:

Fish River Rural Health

Attn: Executive Office

PO Box 309

Eagle Lake, ME 04739


OPTICAL ASSISTANT

Fish River Rural Health (FRRH) is accepting applications for an Optical Assistant at the Madawaska Community Health Center - Optometry Clinic, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm weekdays. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, self-starter, organized, and detailed-oriented with the ability to multitask while working in a fast-paced optometry practice. The successful candidate will join an exceptional team of compassionate professionals within this growing practice. The selected candidate will assist patients in frame and lens selection, obtain optical measurements, prepare necessary prescription orders, perform minor frame repairs and adjustments, instruct patients in wearing and caring for contact lenses, obtain price quotes for eyewear products, maintain all aspects of optical dispensary, document in an Electronic Health Record [EHR] system, and assist with clerical duties and patient clinical setup. Qualifications: High School Diploma/GED required, with 1- or 2- years training program or experience in the field of optometry or optical knowledge, preferred. One year experience in retail, sales or customer service, preferred. Computer skills and knowledge required. Ability to speak French helpful, but not required.


RN CARE MANAGER

Fish River Rural Health (FRRH) ) is accepting applications for a full-time RN Care Manager at its

Fort Kent Health Center. The primary responsibility of this position will be to assist in population health efforts, particularly those with chronic disease(s) and be committed to the constant pursuit of excellence in improving the health status of area communities. Other responsibilities include, pre-visit planning activities, Uniform Data System reporting, Health Homes reporting, Medicare wellness visits, office nursing, Million Hearts, community outreach and other initiatives related to care management. Experience in a fast-paced provider’s office and an electronic health records (EHR) system preferred. In addition, experience with data and exchange registries, patient portals, and electronic tracking logs preferred. Ability to speak French helpful, but not required. Requires a baccalaureate degree in the field of nursing and possess an active/valid Maine license. Two years RN care manager experience in a medical clinic setting or patient/community health education field preferred. Must have the ability to travel between practice sites, patient homes, other offsite locations, and other work related trainings. Excellent fringe benefits available. Computer skills and knowledge required.


Qualified individuals are encouraged to send a letter of interest, resume, and three professional references to:

Fish River Rural Health

Attn: Application Processing

P.O. Box 309, Eagle Lake, ME 04739

Applications will be taken until position is filled.


Fish River Rural Health Is An Equal Opportunity Employer & Provider

It is the policy of this facility to provide equal opportunity to persons regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation,national origin, ancestry,physical or mental disability, or any other classification in accordance with federal, state and local statutes, regulations and ordinances.