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A Great Place to Work and Live

Tri-Area Community Health's sites are on the ridges and foothills of Southwest Virginia. Our Floyd and Laurel Fork locations are only minutes from the Blue Ridge Parkway and endless outdoor recreational opportunities. Our location in Ferrum is just 30 minutes from the Parkway at the foot of the mountains. Our Grayson Highlands location is only a short drive from Grayson Highlands State Park. Whether you are looking for hiking, biking, fishing, kayaking, or just finding a good shade tree to sit under, this is the area for you. You will be close to the New River, Smith Mountain Lake, and many State and National Parks. This is a beautiful place to live and the people here are friendly and love their communities.

Tri-Area Community Health has been in business in this region for almost 40 years. We have established ourselves as pillars or our communities and feel privileged to be a part of them. We are seen as an employer of choice in the region. We offer an impressive benefits package including paid time-off, paid health insurance, and many other opportunities. At Tri-Area, we truly think of ourselves as a family. To learn more about the Tri-Area family, please contact Terri King, Human Resources Director, at 276-398-2292 ext. 2214 or tking@triarea.org.

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“I’ve worked at TACH for more than twenty years with wonderful, caring co-workers and I’m very proud to be a part of an organization that helps patients and the community in so many ways.” – Pat Moles, Chief Operations Officer

Clinical Opportunities

Physician - Floyd, VA

Tri-Area Community Health (https://triareahealth.org/) is a Federally Qualified Health Center headquartered in Laurel Fork, Virginia, with locations in Ferrum, Floyd, Laurel Fork and Troutdale Virginia. For almost 40 years, Tri-Area has provided care to underserved individuals in Southwest Virginia. We offer integrated primary medical and behavioral health care in all locations and have pharmacies in Ferrum and Laurel Fork. All of our sites are National Committee for Quality Assurance-certified Patient-Centered Medical Homes and medical professionals at all sites are eligible for National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment.

POSITION: We are seeking a Board-certified / Board-eligible Family Medicine Physician to work 3 days a week and join the Floyd Clinic. There is the possibility of this becoming a full-time position when the addition to the clinic is complete (which is anticipated to be December 2022).

This position involves providing complex direct medical care of patients (in person and through technology), including older adults, individuals with two or more chronic medical conditions, and people experiencing difficult social drivers of health. The work is performed independently with oversight provided by the Medical Director. The Physician must operate in accordance with the terms and conditions of the various contracts and grants providing for the funding of programs and projects.

Pay will be based on training and experience. We provide an excellent benefits package.

REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from a medical school approved by the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Association or the Committee on Hospitals of the Bureau of Professional Education of the American Osteopathic Association. New graduates are welcome to apply.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

Must have by date of hire and maintain current throughout employment:

  • Licensed to practice medicine by the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  • DEA license.
  • Medicare PIN and UPIN numbers.
  • Medicaid number.
  • Have or be able to obtain BLS/CPR or ACLS certification within 30 days of hire
  • Board certification in Family Medicine strongly preferred.

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS:

This position requires successful completion of an initial post-offer of employment:

  • Required testing and immunizations:
  • TB
  • Hepatitis B (consent or waiver)
  • Tdap
  • MMR
  • Varicella
  • Influenza vaccines will be required according to dates set by the CDC and Virginia Department of Health
  • Criminal background check

EMR Used:

  • eClinicalWorks

Company's website: https://triareahealth.org/

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Qualified applicants can submit a CV/resume and cover letter or letter of interest to hr@triarea.org. Please let us know how you heard about this opening!

Family Nurse Practitioner - Floyd, VA

Tri-Area Community Health (https://triareahealth.org/) is a Federally Qualified Health Center headquartered in Laurel Fork, Virginia, with full-service locations currently open in Ferrum, Floyd, Grayson Highlands (Troutdale), Laurel Fork, and Fries, VA. For more than 40 years, Tri-Area has provided care to underserved individuals in Southwest Virginia. We offer integrated primary medical and behavioral health care in all these clinic locations. We also have pharmacies that are open in Ferrum and Laurel Fork and will be adding on in Fries. Our three large sites are National Committee for Quality Assurance-certified Patient-Centered Medical Homes and medical professionals at all sites are eligible for National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment (HPSA score of 19).

POSITION: We are seeking a Family Nurse Practitioner to work 3 to 5 days a week (Clinic operating days are Monday through Friday) in our Floyd clinic.

This position involves providing complex direct medical care of patients, including older adults, individuals with two or more chronic medical conditions, and people experiencing difficulty with social determinants of health. The work is performed independently with oversight provided by the Medical Director. The candidate must possess the ability to provide acute care for a variety of needs and be competent in performing related tasks such as minor suturing. The Nurse Practitioner must operate in accordance with the terms and conditions of the various contracts and grants providing the funding for Tri-Area’s programs and projects.

Tri-Area Community Health clinical staff may qualify for National Health Service Corp loan repayment through https://nhsc.hrsa.gov/

Pay will be based on education and experience.

REQUIREMENTS: Nurse Practitioners must be licensed to practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner in the Commonwealth of Virginia (autonomous strongly preferred).

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

Must have by date of hire and maintain current throughout employment:

Licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia

Autonomous license or autonomous eligibility in the next year strongly preferred

DEA license

Medicare PIN and UPIN numbers

Medicaid number

Have or be able to obtain BLS/CPR and ACLS certification within 30 days of hire

Bilingual ability (English & Spanish) a plus.

Qualified applicants can submit a CV/resume and cover letter or letter of interest to hr@triarea.org. Please let us know how you heard about this opening!

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LPN - Floyd & Ferrum

Full-time LPN opening at Tri-Area Community Health in Ferrum and Floyd (split time). Medical office experience and experience with EMR a plus. Limited RT is a plus. Qualified Candidate must be self-confident, a fast learner with active listening, and strong communication skills. Candidate must be willing to work as a team member of a multidisciplinary team. Current Virginia nursing license required.

Pay is based on experience and education.

Qualified applicants can submit a CV/resume and cover letter or letter of interest to hr@triarea.org. Please let us know how you heard about this opening!

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Behavioral Health Director - Laurel Fork or Fries, VA

Job Summary

Tri-Area Community Health (https://triareahealth.org/) is a Federally Qualified Health Center headquartered in Laurel Fork, Virginia, with full-service locations currently open in Ferrum, Floyd, Fries, Grayson Highlands (Troutdale), and Laurel Fork, Virginia along with a site in collaboration with Galax City Public Schools. For over 40 years, Tri-Area has provided care to underserved individuals in Southwest Virginia. We offer integrated primary medical and behavioral health care in all these clinic locations. We also have pharmacies that are open in Ferrum and Laurel Fork and a pharmacy in Fries that will open soon. Our three large sites are National Committee for Quality Assurance-certified Patient-Centered Medical Homes and behavioral health professionals at all sites are eligible for National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment (HPSA score of 19).

We are excited to be opening a new site at Carroll County Public Schools.

POSITION: We are seeking a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, or Licensed Professional Counselor to serve as Tri-Area’s Behavioral Health Director. The Behavioral Health Director is expected to work 4-5 days a week seeing patients, completing administrative duties, and visiting clinics. The preferred home clinic location is Laurel Fork or Fries. The position requires competency in providing interventions to individuals, families, couples, and groups with behavioral health and/or substance use problems in a primary care setting. Patient care is provided in an integrated model, in collaboration with medical professionals. The Behavioral Health Provider must operate in accordance with the terms and conditions of the various contracts and grants providing the funding for Tri-Area’s programs and projects. As Behavioral Health Director, this person supervises other Behavioral Health Providers and is involved in writing and implementing organizational policies and procedures.

Pay will be based on education and experience.

REQUIREMENTS: Graduation from an accredited training program in the person’s area of licensure; leadership experience; attitude of respect for all types and levels of behavioral health and medical staff and for diversity; willingness to collaborate and promote teamwork

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

Must have by date of hire and maintain current throughout employment:

  • Licensed to practice as a behavioral health provider by the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Bilingual ability (English & Spanish) a plus.

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS:

These items are required with an offer of employment:

  • Required testing and immunizations:
  • TB
  • Hepatitis B (consent or waiver)
  • Tdap
  • MMR
  • Varicella
  • Influenza vaccines will be required according to dates set by the CDC, Virginia Department of Health, and the Tri-Area Medical Director
  • Criminal Records Check

EHR Used:

  • eClinicalWorks

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday (minimum of 4 days a week)
  • Day shift
  • No on-call

Behavioral Health Specialty:

  • Primary Care

Qualified applicants can submit a CV/resume and cover letter or letter of interest to hr@triarea.org. Please let us know how you heard about this opening!

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Radiological Technologist - Floyd, VA

Radiological Technologist full-time opening at the Tri-Area Community Health Center in Floyd. Candidate must hold a Radiology Technologist degree or certificate. Duties include performing X-rays ,managing Diagnostic Imaging and authorizations, performing vital signs, and other clinical responsibilities. Medical office experience preferred. Qualified Candidate must be an independent, fast learner with active listening and strong communication skills. Candidates proficient in Spanish preferred.

Pay is based on education and experience.

Qualified applicants can submit a CV/resume and cover letter or letter of interest to hr@triarea.org. Please let us know how you heard about this opening!

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LPC, LCSW, or Licensed Clinical Psychologist - Galax, VA

Tri-Area Community Health is looking for a full-time Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, or Licensed Clinical Psychologist for our new school-based clinic being developed in collaboration with Galax City Public Schools. The position includes providing in-person counseling with Galax Schools students and staff and technology-based services to other Tri-Area sites and community partners. The position is full-time, Monday-Friday, no weekends. The staff member will provide integrated behavioral healthcare through warm hand-offs, counseling, and be involved in outreach. Preference will be given to those with experience providing integrated care, preferably in a Federally Qualified Health Center and/or Free Clinic. The position will include collaboration with medical and pharmacy staff. We offer a competitive salary and benefits along with the opportunity to apply for student loan repayment through the National Health Service Corps. The site is close to the Blue Ridge Parkway, and has easy access to lakes, rivers, and a variety of outdoor activities.

Salary is based on education and experience.

Qualified applicants can submit a CV/resume and cover letter or letter of interest to hr@triarea.org. Please let us know how you heard about this opening!

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Non-Clinical Opportunities

Pharmacy Technician - Laurel Fork, VA

Full-Time, Monday-Friday, Pharmacist Technician opening at Tri-Area Community Health in Laurel Fork. Qualified applicants must be energetic with good customer service skills. Competitive pay and benefits package.

Pay is based on education and experience.

Qualified applicants can submit a CV/resume and cover letter or letter of interest to hr@triarea.org. Please let us know how you heard about this opening!

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