To apply for any of these positions, submit your cover letter and resume, along with a KVHC Employment Application, either by mail or electronically to the address listed below:
Katahdin Valley Health Center
Attention: Human Resources
P.O. Box 500
Patten, ME 04765
Online Employment Application
Fill out our employment application form on your computer and mail it in using the address above, or print it out and fill it in by hand!
KVHC Employment Opportunities as of 6/26/2015
Katahdin Valley Health Center (KVHC) is now hiring Pharmacists for our ambulatory health center and retail pharmacy located in Houlton. The pharmacist
at KVHC will provide direct customer service while assisting the Pharmacy Services Manager in all aspects of daily operations of the pharmacy. The pharmacists will provide direction for technician staff regarding medication management processes, including financial stewardship, will implement optimal systems of care in coordination with the Pharmacy Services Manager, and solve problems and facilitate processes required to achieve health system strategic objectives within budgetary targets.
Minimum Qualifications Required: Must be eligible for pharmacist licensure in the State of Maine. Advance degree preferred: PharmD and/or Master’s degree or equivalent in business experience). Previous experience in health care pharmacy operations (i.e. retail, specialty) preferred. Must possess excellent communication skills, and demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other members of the health care team, health system, educational and community leaders. Full time hours with alternating weekends. Evenings shifts until 7pm only- experience a generous work/life balance with ample staff coverage and paid time off.
Pharmacy Services Manager – Houlton Facility
Katahdin Valley Health Center (KVHC) is now hiring a Pharmacy Services Manager for our retail pharmacy located in Houlton. The person in this role will provide direct customer service as well as leadership with regards to direction for all ambulatory medication management processes, including financial stewardship. The Pharmacy Services Manager’s responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: strategic planning; designing, managing, and improving the medication-use system; ensuring quality outcomes through performance-improvement activities; leading drug-utilization efforts; optimizing use of information systems and technology; managing the pharmaceutical supply chain, pharmacy department financial operations, and human resources; ensuring compliance with regulatory and accreditation requirements; fulfilling the organization’s research and educational missions; and providing institutional representation and leadership.
Minimum Qualifications Required: Must be eligible for pharmacist licensure in the State of Maine. Advance degree preferred: PharmD and/or Master’s degree (i.e. MS, MBA, MHA). Completion of Pharmacy Residency or completion of ASHP accredited Pharmacy Practice Administrative Residency preferred. 3-5 years of progressive leadership experience in ambulatory care pharmacy operations (i.e. retail, specialty) preferred. Must possess excellent communication skills, and demonstrated ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other members of the health care team, health system, educational and community leaders. Must have evidence of leadership in pharmacy practice, and experience leading evidence based decisions about drug use, controlling expenses while maximizing patient benefit and revenue opportunities. Experience managing a compliant 340B Drug Program is preferred.
LCSW and LMSW Openings – NHSC Loan Repayment Eligible – Full time, Part time, On-Call/Per-Diem available
Katahdin Valley Health Center (KVHC) is now hiring Licensed Clinical Social Workers for our locations in Patten, Houlton, Millinocket, and Ashland. LCSW’s at KVHC will work with patients in providing outpatient community mental health services. The practitioner in this role will collaborate with the Primary Care Providers to recognize, treat and manage mental health and psychosocial issues while acting as a contributing member to the Integrated Primary Care Team.
Minimum Qualifications Required: Must be a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with the State of Maine. The candidate must also possess strong communications skills, ability to work in primary care as part of an integrated team, ability and means to travel between clinics as needed. Previous FQHC experience a plus and candidate must be able to successfully pass a criminal background and DHHS background check.
Per Diem Dental Assistants – Houlton, Millinocket
Katahdin Valley Health Center (KVHC) is now hiring per diem Dental Assistants for our locations in Millinocket and Houlton. The Dental Assistant in this role will assist the Dentist and/or the Dental Hygienist during examination and treatment of patients. The Dental Assistant will provide quality dental care to KVHC clients.
Minimum Qualifications Required: One or two-year Dental Assistant Certificate from a college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. State of Maine Radiology License. Ability to work with public and other medical, dental and health providers, ability to maintain quality control standards, and ability to interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures. Knowledge of the professional dental practice and care to give and evaluate patient care. Knowledge of common safety hazards and precautions to establish a safe work environment. Skill in taking medical and dental history, assessing dental condition and interpreting findings.
KVHC Is an Equal Opportunity Employer