Posted on 10/10/2022Hope Clinic of McKinney - McKinney, TX 75069

TBD per year Contract

Company Description

Mission:  Hope Clinic exists to share the love of Christ by partnering with our community to provide quality, compassionate health care to our medically underserved neighbors.

Vision:  That all Collin County residents have access to quality, affordable medical care.

Values:  At Hope Clinic, we are gospel-centered and exhibit Christian values.

 

The Hope Clinic of McKinney is a place where we look to share the love of Christ by providing hope and healing for the whole person. Our vision is to become the full-time medical home for over 1,000 uninsured Collin County residents. We strive to create a space where everyone is treated with dignity, respect and love while delivering high quality medical, wellness and spiritual care.

Hope Clinic of McKinney saw its first patient in 2017, the fulfillment of a plan that began in 2014 with the recognition of the unmet need for quality care for the uninsured in our community. Twelve percent of McKinney residents are without medical insurance. In East Mckinney, where Hope Clinic is located, the need is even higher. In June of 2016, a team of volunteers and partners formed to bring our mission of Hope and Healing in McKinney to life. Hope Clinic of Garland, a well-established charitable clinic in Dallas County, welcomed the team into their facility and provided much-needed encouragement and knowledge. We partnered with the Baptist Immigration Center, who generously offered to donate the use of their building to Hope Clinic to use when they were closed. And Empowering Community Health Outreach donated their consulting services to provide vital direction and infrastructure to clinic planning. 

Through the hard work of its volunteers, and with support of the community, Hope Clinic began operations one day a week at the Baptist Immigration Center in July 2017 to provide medical services regardless of a patient’s ability to pay. By 2018, clinic operations expanded to 2 days. And in September 2019, Hope Clinic relocated to our current location which is a dedicated permanent clinic space on E. Lamar.  Our new home allows for increased operating hours and service of more patients. Our vision is to expand operations over the next few years to be able to see patients 6 days a week.

Over 100 volunteers from all across the community have worked together to serve our uninsured neighbors at the Hope Clinic of McKinney. And we have grown to serve hundreds of patients and provide thousands of appointments to patients who otherwise would have gone without care or gone to an emergency room for basic medical care. 

We need people like you to serve those who need it most.

Position Description

HOURS:  Flexible 

REPORTS TO: Medical Director

POSITION SUMMARY:  The Nurse Practitioner or Physician’s Assistant provides high-level clinic leadership and support for all medical staff and volunteers. He/She is responsible for assuring the delivery of clinic services. He/She will provide leadership for clinic personnel as well as assisting in planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of related services. Under the supervision of the Medical Director, he/she will also provide primary and chronic illness care to patients. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Provide primary and chronic illness care to patients within the scope of licensure
  2. Complete necessary clinical documentation in a timely manner and in accordance with acceptable standards of medical care
  3. Follow up on all imaging and lab work personally ordered or performed for Hope Clinic patients
  4. Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams, including volunteers, to coordinate effective team-based care
  5. Act as fill-in, only if volunteer is unavailable, including triage of walk-in patients
  6. Serve on Clinical Services Committee
  7. Participate in and assist in programming and systems to ensure Hope Clinic develops and meets appropriate clinical quality measures and improve patient health
  8. Assist in reviewing current clinical policies and procedures to determine what changes need to be made and what is not being properly implemented. Assist in drafting and implementing appropriate clinical policies and procedures
  9. Other duties emanating from Executive Directors, Medical Director, and/or Board of Directors.

 

 

SALARY:  TBD

Requirements

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Nursing or PA degree
  2. 5+ years’ experience
  3. Nurse Practitioner or PA license, or license to be received within 3 months of hire
  4. 2+ years’ experience as primary clinic practice management
  5. Minimum 5 years’ experience in clinical setting
  6. Strong interpersonal skills and ability to effectively lead staff
  7. Ability to take initiative for new responsibilities and projects
  8. Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  9. Ability to work well under pressure and handle difficult situations in a calm manner
  10. Basic computer skills
  11. Our ideal candidate for this role is one that agrees with and has a passion for the vision and mission statement of Hope Clinic, including our priority of being a Christ-focused ministry first, and a clinic second.

 

PREFERENCES:

  1. Spanish-speaking is preferred, but not required.

 

 

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