Career Opportunities

About Open Door Health Center

Open Door Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC), exists to increase access to quality, affordable, culturally appropriate, patient centered health care and to maximize the overall well-being of our patients.  Our clinic provides expert care that is culturally sensitive to our diverse community.  We are a National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program approved location. 

Our workplace is characterized by our passion for excellence, compassion for our patients, and commitment to our work.   You will be a valued member of a team that cares and makes a difference in our community.

Our team provides comprehensive and caring family practice medical, dental and behavioral health care to adults and children, including serving the low-income and underserved in southern Minnesota.   We currently serve over 3,000 patients, and our patient volume continues to grow.   In addition to our current clinic, we started a Mobile Health program in March 2012.  To find out more about Mobile Health, click here.

ODHC is located in Mankato, Minnesota on the banks of the beautiful Minnesota River Valley.  Only 70 minutes from the southwest suburbs of Minneapolis, Mankato is a community of 54,000, hosting several colleges, a flourishing arts community, and award winning schools.  Read more about Mankato in the June 29, 2012 article: Forbes ranks Greater Mankato 11th of "Best Small Places for Business and Careers".  Mankato/North Mankato was also recognized as a four time winner of 100 Best Communities for Young People by Americas Promise Alliance!

We invite you to send your resume/c.v. and cover letter to ODHC, Attn:  Human Resources at 309 Holly Lane, Suite 101, Mankato, MN  56001 or email us at  Please be sure to include the position that you are applying for in the subject line.

Additionally, we require that all candidates complete and sign our Application for Employment in order to be considered a viable candidate. The Application for Employment is available as a writeable pdf or Microsoft Word.

Thank you for your interest in Open Door Health Center!


We are growing! Positions currently available:


We currently do not have any Medical positions available.  For consideration for future employment opportunities, please submit your resume to and we will keep on file. ..


♦ Dentist (DDS/DMD) - Full Time or Part-time           Click for more information

Full-time or Part-time collaborative Dentist position for our Mankato site, with rotation onto our mobile dental clinic. The candidate should be passionate about serving underserved patients, with an interest in contributing to our continued growth and outreach efforts. Must possess a current Licensure in MN in good standing. Bilingual language skills are a plus.

Clinic hours are Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm. Mobile hours vary Monday-Friday. No weekends.

    We are a National Health Service Corps (NHSC) approved location. 


We currently do not have any Human Resources positions available.


Service Support Representative (SSR I)

This position is at the front desk and responsible for providing patient services support, scheduling, discount assistance programs, and support to staff with a variety of administrative tasks. The person in this position will represent Open Door Health Center in a professional, positive, friendly and courteous manner. Written and oral bilingual (Spanish) skills are a must.


We currently do not have any behavioral health positions available.  


We currently do not have any positions available in the Finance Department.


♦ Outreach Coordinator

Coordinates the mobile health travel schedules and the school outreach dental programs. The candidate will develop and enhance our communication network through creating and cultivation community relations. Bilingual language skills (English/Spanish) are a must.

Enrollment Assister

This position provides education, enrollment, and application assistance for uninsured children and adults to access quality, subsidized, low-cost health insurance programs through the health insurance marketplace to include Medicaid/Medical assistance. Participates in education/presentations at community events, and enhances our communication network through creating a cultivating community relations. Bilingual language skills (English/Spanish) are a must.


 ♦ Internships available for students in the following fields:

Business; Community Health (admin focused); Marketing/Communications