October 5, 2017

Employment Opportunities

Above positions are full-time which includes benefits such as medical, dental, and vision insurances, pension/retirement, sick and vacation leave accrual, bereavement leave, determined paid holidays, and other fringe benefits.

GREENE COUNTY EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

EMS

Greene County – Greeneville EMS is now hiring full-time and part-time Paramedics and AEMTs. We offer great pay and benefits package. If you are interested, please send your resume to: Greeneville/ Greene County EMS 815 West Summer St. Greeneville, TN 37745 or call 423-798-1720 for more information.

Dentist

The Greene County Health Department (GCHD), which is a county public health department of the Tennessee Department of Health, offers preventive dental services to children and limited services to adults who are in emergency need of relief of pain. No narcotics are kept on premises or prescribed. The Dentist in this position will manage daily operations of the clinic including clinical supervision of one Dental Assistant. Agreements with Greene County and Greeneville City school systems allow for students to be transported to the health department for preventive care during the school year. This partnership is a hallmark of services provided by GCHD and is well respected by families and community partners. Please contact Shaun Street, County Director, or Dr. Alisa Cade, Regional Dental Director, for additional information about the position and this area. Director Street can be reached at 423-798-1749 and Dr. Cade can be reached at 423-979-4651. EEO/AA.

Hours of operation are steady with a 37.5 hour work week; the local health department features 12 to 13 paid holidays per year in addition to both sick and annual (personal) leave which accrues monthly for this position. The cost of living in the area is very modest, malpractice insurance is paid by the County and there is no overhead cost to the dentist. Opportunity to apply for loan repayment is available for NHSC scholars and the Tennessee Student Loan Repayment Program (TSLRP) at this site. NHSC and TSLRP participants are required to work the additional 2.5 hours of administrative time each to satisfy the 40 hour work week.

Position: Public Health Office Assistant

Department: Greene County Health Department

The Greene County Health Department is seeking a full-time Public Health Office Assistant (PHOA) position. The PHOA is responsible for office/clerical functions in a clinic setting working directly with patients/clients. The PHOA will collect and update patient demographic information for registration, reviews and verifies current insurance information, provides income screenings and assists with completion of informed consents, as well as immunization status. The employee in this position will enter collected data and prepare medical records for services to be provided. This person also determines eligibility for program services provided by the Department of Health and other referring agencies; reviews documentation such as income, residency, identification, citizenship, and insurance information to determine if client qualifies for services based on information provided and set program criteria; informs client of rights and responsibilities for participation in various programs such as Women, Infants, and Children (WIC), Family Planning, and Primary Care, and schedules appointments. In addition, the PHOA serves as a liaison between clients and medical providers, the community, and other agencies; reviews and processes applications for birth/death certificates, burial transit permits, and cremations; interprets and explains policies and procedures related to vital record activities. Previous medical office experience recommended.

Benefits include:  Medical, dental, and vision insurances; pension/retirement plan, paid holidays, paid sick and vacation leave, bereavement leave, usage of employee health clinic, etc…

Starting Salary: $1,785 monthly

Applications are being accepted through Tuesday, May 7, 2019.  Please mail or drop office application at 810 W. Church Street, Greeneville, TN 37745; ATTN: Office Supervisor.  Greene County Gov’t applications are available at www.greenecountytngov.com.

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