Careers

Be a part of something bigger

Our staff of over 100 is as diverse as the communities we serve, with each employee bringing a strong skill set and positive attitude to our clinic. Our team is committed to the people we serve, and we believe in investing in our employees through a comprehensive benefits package and creating an environment that inspires excellence and promotes professional development.

As a member of the Heart City Health Center team, you will play an important role in helping community members receive access to a healthcare home that provides quality medical services that they can afford.

To apply for any of the positions listed, please email your resume and cover letter to hr@heartcityhealth.org. Please put the appropriate job title in the subject line. To submit a resume or completed application by mail, our address is:

Heart City Health Center, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
236 Simpson Avenue
Elkhart, IN 46516

Career Opportunities

Quality Improvement Coordinator

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Opportunity Seeking a friendly, self-starter with health care and quality improvement experience to join a multidiscipline team of health care professionals to help manage quality and process improvement.
Qualifications Must be able to work Monday through Friday. Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Healthcare or Operations Management, Information Technology, OR Associate’s degree in Nursing required. Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a healthcare related environment and experience in a Federally Qualified Health Center are preferred.
Benefits Full-time: medical, dental, vision, Life, LTD and supplemental insurances, PTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, employee recognition programs and rewards, potential for advancement.
Responsibilities This individual uses excellent communication and organizational skills to help manage Heart City’s quality and process improvement initiatives; promotes Lean Six Sigma, continuous improvement, as well as organizational learning; conducts periodic and ongoing quality audits; utilizes IT applications for preparing status reports, updates, and other documents; consults with subject matter experts to conduct current state assessments, gap analysis, root cause analysis, and recommends appropriate solutions; assists the Quality Director in the development, implementation, enforcement, and review of all Heart City clinical, safety, and security policies and procedures; and performs other duties as assigned.

Chief Operations Officer

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Opportunity A motivated, friendly, and multi-talented person with knowledge of health care administration systems, federally qualified/community health care operation, state and federal regulations, grant applications and compliance requirements.
Qualifications Bachelors degree in Business, Finance, Health Care Management. 3 to 5 years operation experience; medical leadership preferred. Experience in community/public relations and/or human resources. Previous FQHC experience preferred.
Benefits Full-time: medical, dental, vision, Life, LTD and supplemental insurance, PTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, bonus potential, continuing education assistance, employee recognition programs and rewards, semi-annual employee events.
Responsibilities The Chief Operations Officer, plans, develops, organizes and implements operational and administrative systems to ensure that effective services are provided to the community by all Heart City Health Center (HCHC) locations while assisting the Chief Executive Office with Federal, State and community/public relations.

Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

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Opportunity Seeking compassionate and friendly Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner to provide integrated behavioral services to patients receiving care at Heart City Health Center.
Qualifications Current Valid Indiana Mental Health Nurse Practitioner License. Prior experience in behavioral health including prescribing medications. Active DEA certificate and Active CSR certificate.
Benefits Full-time: medical, dental, vision, Life, LTD and supplemental insurances, PTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, bonus potential, continuing education assistance, employee recognition programs and rewards, semi-annual employee events.
Responsibilities Diagnose patient conditions and their causes, including medication assessment. Develops individual service plans based upon assessment data and provides therapeutic interventions as necessary including the provision of on-going medication management services. Treat, prescribe, and refer substance abuse treatment modalities. Screen patients for physical illness and analyze explanations for psychiatric illness, as well as assess risk factors in patients for mental illness and broader wellness evaluations. Meet patients in person at both our Simpson and Scenic locations. Work with our physicians to ensure quality of care for our patients’ physical and mental wellness needs. Maintains documentation of services in our EMR program in a timely fashion. These records include service plans, progress notes, informed consent, treatment plan reviews, any records needed to meet third-party payor or governmental requirements, and any other documentation as needed.

RN/Licensed Practical Nurse

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Opportunity Seeking a caring and knowledgeable RN/LPN to join the patient care team at Heart City Health.
Qualifications Current valid Indiana LPN license. 2 to 3 year experience in a medical office; phone triage experience preferred. Bilingual (Spanish/English) preferred. Strong computer experience and exposure to the EMR system preferred.
Benefits Full-time: medical, dental, vision, Life, LTD and supplemental insurances, PTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, bonus potential, continuing education assistance, employee recognition programs and rewards, semi-annual employee events.
Responsibilities The LPN will use the nursing process and interpersonal, technical and clinical skills to deliver quality patient care and assist physician staff. This individual will assist physicians with patient visits as needed, updates and verifies clinical records in patient charts, relays messages to and from physicians as necessary, and updates and verifies clinical records in patient charts. The successful candidate must be comfortable with computers, able to work independently, multi-task and maintain good relationships with patients and other staff members.

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

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Opportunity Seeking compassionate and friendly Licensed Clinical Social Worker to provide integrated behavioral health services to patients receiving care at Heart City Health Center.
Qualifications LCSW required. Experience (2 years or more preferred) serving clients with behavioral disorders, psychological illness, and/or substance use disorders. Strong clinical skills with experience in outpatient setting required. Demonstrated knowledge of behavioral disorders, psychological illness, and substance use disorders including, motivational interviewing engagement, de-escalating strategies, and knowledge and skill in the use of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5). Must have strong commitment to client rights.
Benefits Full-time: medical, dental, vision, Life, LTD and supplemental insurances, PTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, bonus potential, continuing education assistance, employee recognition programs and rewards, semi-annual employee events.
Responsibilities As part of the integrated health model of Heart City Health Center, the position provides integrated behavioral health services to patients currently receiving primary care services at HCHC. The Licensed Clinical Social Worker works as an interface for patients accessing services such as individual, peer/family counseling and support, screening, assessment, brief treatment, consultative services, and education. This position works directly with primary care providers to strengthen relationships between behavioral health and primary care services at Heart City Health Center.

Dentist

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Opportunity Seeking a dedicated, intelligent, and focused Dentist to be part of our team. Our ideal candidate is a bright, energetic, culturally sensitive and talented dentist who wants to make a difference.
Qualifications Doctorate degree in Dental Surgery or Dental Medicine required. Current and valid license to practice dentistry required. Bilingual (English and Spanish) preferred. Acceptable Claims History.
Benefits Full-time: Malpractice insurance covered by HCHC and the FTCA, medical, dental, and vision insurance. Company paid life and LTD insurance. Supplemental insurances offered, YTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, bonus potential, continuing education assistance, employee recognition programs and rewards, semi-annual employee events.
Responsibilities The dentist treats problems related to the mouth, teeth, gums, and jaws at Heart City Health Center (HCHC). The dentist also provides and oversees direct dental diagnosis, treatment, procedures, and care for a specified patient population, prescribes pharmaceuticals, other medications, and treatment regimens as appropriate to assessed medical conditions, refers patients to specialists and to relevant patient care components as appropriate, follows established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards as appropriate to the position, participates in specified health promotion, education and/or prevention programs, performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned, and advises patients on oral hygiene.

Medical Assistant

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Opportunity Seeking friendly and compasionate Medical Assistant to assist providers in all aspects of patient care at Heart City.
Qualifications High School or GED required. Medical Assistant Degree and/or Medical Assistant Certificate required. One year of clinical medical office experience preferred. Previous experience with EHR systems strongly preferred.
Benefits Full-time: medical, dental, vision, Life, LTD and supplemental insurances, PTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, bonus potential, continuing education assistance, employee recognition programs and rewards, semi-annual employee events and more.
Responsibilities The successful candidate must maintain good relationships with patients and other staff members. Must be culturally sensitive and have a passion for serving an underserved, diverse population.
Clinical duties include patient screening for chief complaint, history of present illness, past history including medications and obtain patient vital signs.
Performs lab draws when necessary, assists with office procedures as requested/required, & schedules appointments. This is not a complete list of job duties.

Dental Hygienist

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Opportunity Seeking a dental hygienist for our Simpson location.
Qualifications Must have a valid and current Dental Hygienist License. Must have a current CPR card. Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience as a Hygienist.
Benefits Full-time: medical, dental, vision, Life, LTD and supplemental insurances, PTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, bonus potential, continuing education assistance, employee recognition programs and rewards, semi-annual employee events.
Responsibilities Duties include: Greets and seats patients, making them as comfortable as possible, Checks every patient’s medical history for alerts, allergies and medications, Verifies procedure to be performed with patient; investigates further if a toothache is the chief compliant, Prepares proper procedural tray; associated instruments and materials, Prepares and maintains dental instruments (sterilize), rooms (sterilize), supplies and equipment, Manages patients during dental procedures keeping them comfortable, Performs oral health care assessments that include reviewing patients’ health history, dental charting and oral cancer screening, Exposes, processes and mounts radiographs, Removes plaque, stain and calculus deposits from above and below the gum line using dental instruments, Applies cavity-preventive agents such as fluorides and sealants to the teeth, Teaches patients proper oral hygiene techniques to maintain healthy teeth and gums, Counsels patients on plaque control and developing individualized at home oral hygiene programs. This is not a complete list of job duties.

Internal Medicine Physician

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Opportunity Seeking a dedicated, intelligent, and focused Internist to be a part of our team. With health disparities being a major concern for our patients in Elkhart, Indiana, our ideal candidate is a bright, energetic, culturally sensitive and talented physician who wants to make a difference.
Qualifications Current Indiana License and valid CSR/DEA required. Board Certified in Internal Medicine -If board eligible, must be within 4 years of residency and planning to take boards within two years. Bilingual (English and Spanish) preferred. Acceptable Claims History.
Benefits Full-time: Malpractice insurance covered by HCHC and the FTCA, medical, dental, and vision insurance. Company paid Life and LTD insurance. Supplemental insurances offered, YTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, bonus potential, continuing education assistance, employee recognition programs and rewards, semi-annual employee events.
Responsibilities Responsibilities include obtaining medical and social history of patient, performing systematic physical examinations, and accurately interpreting lab data and other supporting information for diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic disease.
Additionally, the provider will appropriately code patient visits and prescribe medications, accurately document patient data, diagnosis and treatment plans, and initiate medical and social referrals as indicated.

Family Medicine Physician

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Opportunity Seeking a dedicated, intelligent, and focused Family Physician to be a part of our team. With health disparities being a major concern for our patients in Elkhart, Indiana, our ideal candidate is a bright, energetic, culturally sensitive and talented physician who wants to make a difference.
Qualifications Current Indiana License and valid CSR/DEA required. Board Certified in Family Medicine -If board eligible, must be within 4 years of residency and planning to take boards within two years. Bilingual (English and Spanish) preferred. Acceptable Claims History.
Benefits Full-time: Malpractice insurance covered by HCHC and the FTCA, medical, dental, and vision insurance. Company paid Life and LTD insurance. Supplemental insurances offered, YTO, EAP, ten paid holidays, 403(b) matching, bereavement leave, jury duty pay, medical reimbursement program, bonus potential, continuing education assistance, employee recognition programs and rewards, semi-annual employee events.
Responsibilities Responsibilities include obtaining medical and social history of patient, performing systematic physical examinations, and accurately interpreting lab data and other supporting information for diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic disease.
Additionally, the provider will appropriately code patient visits and prescribe medications, accurately document patient data, diagnosis and treatment plans, and initiate medical and social referrals as indicated.
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