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 HR@odhc.org.  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 pdf or Microsoft Word.

Thank you for your interest in Open Door Health Center!

 

We are growing! Positions currently available:

 

MEDICAL

♦ Registered Dietitian – Full time

Open Door Health Center seeks a qualified, passionate, experienced candidate for a full-time Registered Dietitian to work in our Mankato Clinic. The candidate should be passionate about serving underserved patients, with an interest in contributing to our continued growth and outreach efforts. He/She will assess patient nutritional needs, provide nutritional education and counseling, advice patients on dietary plans, etc.  

Required Skills: Master’s degree in nutrition or related degree with two or more years of clinical experience. Must have strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills.  Must possess a current ADA membership. Bilingual language skills are a plus. 

♦ Laboratory Technician – Full time

Open Door Health Center in Mankato, MN, seeks a qualified, experienced candidate for a full-time Laboratory Technician. The candidate must have a minimum of a RMA/CMA with phlebotomy certification. A Medical Laboratory Technician degree is preferred. The candidate should be passionate about serving underserved patients, with an interest in contributing to our continued growth and outreach efforts. Must demonstrate excellent customer service in working with patients when performing job duties, explaining and assisting in procedures, following up on lab results, following quality control measures, performing maintenance procedures, etc. Must possess a current Licensure in MN in good standing. Attention to detail, ability to work well under pressure, and excellent communications skills are an expectation. Bilingual language skills are a plus. 

DENTAL 

♦ 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. 

♦ Dental Assistant – Part-time

Open Door Health Center in Mankato, MN, seeks a qualified, experienced candidate for a part-time Licensed Dental Assistant position for our 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. 

HUMAN RESOURCES

We currently do not have any Human Resources positions available.

SUPPORT SERVICES  

♦ Support Service Representative II/Mobile Driver

Open Door Health Center in Mankato, MN, seeks a qualified, passionate, candidate for a part time SSR II-Mobile Driver position for our Mobile Health Clinic that travels across southern Minnesota. This position is responsible for providing patient services support, scheduling, discount and medication assistance programs, supporting medical and dental provider staff with a variety of administrative tasks, operate and maintain mobile health clinic vehicle, be a team player, be respectful and considerate to team members and patients, be professional, and interact with people in the communities in which we serve.

Services are performed in two mobile clinics -- one medical and one dental unit. These mobile clinics travel across southern MN. Drivers are not required to have special licensing, only a valid MN driver’s license and the ability to drive a larger vehicle. This position is eligible for benefits including paid time off, health and dental, retirement savings, and supplemental benefits. Spanish interpreting (oral and written) skills are a plus.  

♦ Service Support Representative I – On Call

Open Door Health Center in Mankato, MN, seeks a qualified, candidate for an On-Call Service Support Representative position. 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. Special consideration will be given to candidates with bilingual (Spanish) skills, both written and oral.

 

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

There are currently no positions available in the Behavioral Health Department.

FINANCE / IT 

♦ Chief Financial Officer

Open Door Health Center has an opening for a fulltime Chief Financial Officer (CFO). 

This person serves as the organization’s CFO providing leadership to ensure the efficient and cost effective operation of the organization through fiscal management, resource management, information sharing, and the promotion of quality and service excellence. 

This position is responsible for the day-to-day financial operation of the organization, including accounting, billing, IT financial reporting, and financial analysis. In addition, the CFO is responsible for ensuring accuracy of all financial reports and developing necessary processes to safeguard the organization’s financial resources.  

Required Skills: The Chief Financial Officer will have a BA/BS Degree in business, accounting or related field. A Master’s degree or CPA is preferred.  Three to five years’ experience in a community health setting is preferred.  Knowledge of financial and information systems, health care environment and industry standards, and GAAP standards. Must have strong interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization. Must have strong interpersonal, organizational, and communication (oral and written) skills. He/She must have the ability to build strong working relationships with all staff at ODHC and demonstrate a positive attitude.

OUTREACH & ENROLLMENT

There are currently no positions available in the Outreach & Enrollment Department. 

ADMINISTRATION

There are currently no positions available in the Administration Department.