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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

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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Registered Nurse Supervisor - Floyd, VA

Tri-Area Community Health has a full-time Registered Nurse Supervisor opening at our Floyd location. Qualified candidates must be driven and possess the ability to work independently, use critical thinking skills, and effective communication. Administrative oversight and staff leadership experience preferred. Qualified Medical office experience and EMR experience is a plus. Candidate must be willing to work as a team member with other clinical support staff as part of a multidisciplinary team, as well as provide supervision. Current Virginia RN license required. Hours are primarily 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday with no weekends, nights or call.

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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CMA/LPN/RN - Laurel Fork, VA

Full-time CMA/LPN/RN opening at Tri-Area Community Health in Laurel Fork. Medical office experience and experience with EMR 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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CMA or LPN - Carroll County, VA

Full-time LPN or CMA opening at Tri-Area Community Health in Carroll County Public Schools (Hillsville) providing care of elementary, middle and high school students and School System staff. Medical office experience, admin/patient registration experience and/or experience with EMR a plus. Qualified Candidate must be self-confident, a fast learner with active listening, and strong communication skills. Candidate must be confident working independently and as a team member of a multidisciplinary team. Current Virginia nursing license required. The school-based clinic will be opening on August 1, 2024.

Hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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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Nurse Practitioner - Carroll County, 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, Fries, Grayson Highlands (Troutdale), Galax City Schools and Laurel Fork, Virginia. 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 with a pharmacy to open in Fries in the next two months. 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).

We are excited to be opening a new school-based clinic in collaboration with Carroll County Public Schools.

POSITION:

We are seeking a Family Nurse Practitioner (autonomous preferred) to work 5 days a week (Monday through Friday from 8:00 - 5:00) in our new Carroll County Schools clinic. Our Clinical will open on August 1st, 2024.

This position involves providing direct medical care of elementary, middle, and high school students and School System staff. 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.

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 Tri-Area Medical Director
  • Criminal Records Check

EHR Used:

  • eClinicalWorks

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Day shift
  • No on-call

Medical Specialty:

  • Primary Care

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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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Ferrum, VA

Full-time LPN opening at Tri-Area Community Health in Ferrum. Medical office experience and experience with EMR 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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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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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) - Fries, VA

Full-time LPN opening at Tri-Area Community Health in Fries. Medical office experience and experience with EMR 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. The hours are primarily 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.

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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Radiologic Technologist - Ferrum, VA

Radiological Technologist full-time opening at the Tri-Area Community Health Center in Ferrum. 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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Non-Clinical Opportunities

Front Office Assistant (Part-Time) - Laurel Fork, VA

Tri-Area Community Health (https://triareahealth.org/) is a Federally Qualified Health Center with locations in Ferrum, Floyd, Laurel Fork, Troutdale, Fries, Galax Schools and a new location to open in Carroll County Schools, VA and Cana, VA. We are currently seeking a part-time front office assistant to work primarily in our Laurel Fork clinic 3 days a week (Monday through Friday) and days may vary. This position requires a high school diploma and one year of receptionist experience is preferred. The applicant should possess basic knowledge of medical terminology, proficient typing skills, and basic computer literacy, interpersonal and communication skills. Some lifting, pushing, pulling, bending, and stooping will be involved. The ideal candidate will have the ability to provide quality, error-free work in a fast-paced environment, have the ability to work independently with minimal on-site supervision, and have excellent customer service skills.

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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Front Office Assistant - Ferrum, VA

Tri-Area Community Health (https://triareahealth.org/) is a Federally Qualified Health Center with locations in Ferrum, Floyd, Laurel Fork, Troutdale, and Fries, VA. We are currently seeking a front office assistant to work primarily in our Ferrum clinic. This full-time position requires a high school diploma and one year of receptionist experience is preferred. The applicant should possess basic knowledge of medical terminology, proficient typing skills, and basic computer literacy, interpersonal and communication skills. Some lifting, pushing, pulling, bending, and stooping will be involved. The ideal candidate will have the ability to provide quality, error-free work in a fast-paced environment, have the ability to work independently with minimal on-site supervision, and have excellent customer service skills.

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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Outreach & Enrollment Associate - Ferrum, Stuart, or Floyd, VA

Tri-Area Community Health, a federally qualified health center in Southwest Virginia, with locations in Laurel Fork, Ferrum, Floyd, Stuart, Troutdale and Fries, has an immediate opening for a full-time, Outreach and Enrollment associate to cover the Tri-Area service area, with a focus on Franklin County, Patrick County, Floyd County and a special emphasis on Ferrum College.

Duties include attending events in the various communities that we serve as well as reaching out and developing relationships with individuals and organizations in our service area. A strong knowledge of Tri-Area clinics and pharmacies is required because this person will be sharing that knowledge with people who may not be aware of Tri-Area or the services we provide. Knowledge of college student health care a plus. Duties also include assisting individuals in all our communities with Marketplace insurance and Medicaid eligibility screening and enrollment.

Hours may vary and include some night and weekend work. A work week will typically consist of 40 hours.

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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