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Join Our Team

Community Health Partnership of Illinois (CHP), is a non-profit organization that provides primary health care to migrant farmworkers and other medically underserved populations throughout northern and central Illinois. CHP is seeking dedicated individuals who are looking for an opportunity to make a difference in our community. All of our positions may participate in outreach and community education activities occasionally.

Mission statement: Community Health Partnership of Illinois builds and delivers quality, culturally responsive health care services with our patients, caregivers, and the communities we serve.  We empower all, including agricultural workers, to enjoy maximum well-being.

Open positions:

Functions as front desk receptionist for the medical, dental and behavioral health clinic and provides other administrative support as requested. Works in collaboration with the CHP healthcare teams as well as our outreach team to ensure the delivery of high quality, efficient, and patient-centric care.

​​POSITION SUMMARY:
1) Performs a variety of clinic receptionist duties including:

  • Greeting patients, vendors and other visitors.
  • Registering and/or qualifying patients for CHP services.
  • Checking in patients and acquiring updated insurance and demographic information, including family income and supporting documentation.
  • Scheduling patient appointments for all primary health care and dental services.

2) Assist with proactive patient reminders calls and letters for medical services due as determined by the clinic director.
3) Performs patient exit services such as billing patients for services rendered, explaining billing practices, and arranging for follow-up appointments as necessary.
4) Handles patient records and related documentation

Requirements 
1) Bilingual Spanish/English required
2) Previous knowledge/training Dentrix, Centricity and/or other Dental and Medical electronic records
3) Duties require the ability to effectively perform in response to workflow or ongoing direction by supervisors or others
4) Minimum of a High School Diploma, experience working in a medical/dental practice strongly preferred

We offer a competitive wage, excellent benefits and supportive work environment with other dedicated professionals.

​Interested applicants should apply here: 
https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Apply/436700/CHP-of-Illinois/Front-Office-Assistant​

​We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. CHP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
If you need assistance or an accommodation as required by law in order to complete this application please email to: fsmith@chpofil.org
and reference the job title in the subject line.

Dental Assistant (English/Spanish bi-lingual required)

​​POSITION SUMMARY:

  • Under supervision, assists dentist in the routine handling and treatment of patients
  • Assists hygienist as needed to maintain clinic workflow.
  • Preparation, processing and maintenance of dental instruments supplies and equipment
  • Takes quality digital radiographs
  • Bilingual fluency (Spanish/English) is required
  • Ability to work independently and as part of team
  • Performs basic dental office duties
  • Participates in outreach and community education activities
  • Knowledge of dental computer applications is beneficial
  • Certification in Expanded Functions is highly desirable.
  • Must have graduated from a DA program and/or have a minimum of 1 year experience to be considered
  • High School graduate


Competitive salary, excellent employee benefit package, and supportive work environment with other dedicated professionals.

Interested applicants should apply here:
https://recruiting.paylocity.com/recruiting/jobs/Apply/436710/CHP-of-Illinois/Dental-Assistant​

We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. CHP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

If you need assistance or an accommodation as required by law in order to complete this application please email to: fsmith@chpofil.org
and reference the job title in the subject line.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The LCSW will – professionally apply social work methods and theory to the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of psychosocial dysfunction, impairment, or disability, including mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders for families, individuals, groups, and organizations.   Screen medical records, conduct interviews and assessments, set treatment goals, and arrange for expediting and coordinating services. Provide comprehensive mental health services in accordance NASW (National Association of Social Workers) code of ethics, with peer consultation and Medical Director over sight, as needed.  Work in collaboration with the CHP healthcare team to ensure the delivery of high quality, efficient, and patient-centric care.

Requirements:

  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) and demonstrated cultural competency. 
  • Master’s degree in social work from an accredited institution. 
  • Experience in clinical social work activities, preferred. 
  • Illinois State Licensed Clinical Social Worker License.


This is a permanent full time position for the Mendota Clinic site.

​Competitive wage, excellent benefits and supportive work environment with other dedicated professionals. 

​Interested applicants are asked to submit a current resume:
Community Health Partnership of Illinois
Email:  fsmith@chpofil.org

​We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. CHP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

PART-TIME DENTAL HYGIENIST
HARVARD AND AURORA, IL

Community Health Partnership of Illinois (CHP) is seeking a mission-driven Dental Hygienist with a passion for the dental healthcare needs of migrant, seasonal farmworker and rural, underserved populations.

  • Provides quality clinical and dental hygiene services, as well as oral health education, to patients of assigned clinic(s).
  • Performs basic dental hygiene procedures as specified by the Illinois Dental Practice Act, including:
  • Using dental instruments to clean calcareous deposits, accretions, and stains from teeth and beneath gum margins to include prophylaxis, periodontal debridement and scaling and root planning.
  • Performing coronal polishing.
  • Placing dental sealants.
  • Palpating and visually examining patient’s extra-oral and intra-oral structures for abnormal conditions or signs of disease.
  • Charting normal conditions of teeth and surrounding structures and conditions of decay and disease in paper or electronic dental record (Dentrix) for diagnosis and treatment by dentist.
  • Experience working with children and Spanish language skills are a plus
  • Exposes and interprets radiographs (Dexis) and uses Dentrix to documents services, creates, maintains and updates patient charts, records, and information.
  • High School graduate
  • Possesses specific professional knowledge or business/industry acumen frequently acquired through completion of a Bachelor’s degree or RDH Degree from an accredited 2 – 4 year college or university.
  • Current licensure as a Registered Dental Hygienist in Illinois


Competitive wage and supportive work environment with other dedicated professionals.

Interested applicants are asked to submit a current resume:
Community Health Partnership of Illinois
Email: fsmith@chpofil.org

​We are an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. CHP is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Our clinic teams bring healthcare services directly to the communities we serve, and where we are needed most: farms, nurseries, worker housing sites, and community events where our target population lives.
Our goals are to:

  • Enroll individuals and families as patients in our health center to provide them a welcoming “health care home” for their primary health care needs.
  • Conduct health risk assessments that include an inventory of behaviors that impact health status.
  • Provide health screenings, including blood pressure, blood glucose, BMI, depression and oral health. We also offer essential medical and dental care, where feasible. Those who need follow-up are referred to one of our health clinics.
  • Provide education on how to stay healthy, manage chronic conditions, and prevent illness and accidents, at home and at work.


And most importantly, establish trust with the communities we serve.

CHP Open Paid (and volunteer) Positions, flexible hours
(Bilingual English/Spanish preferred)
Physicians, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners
CHP Locations
Aurora* Harvard* Kankakee*
Mendota* Rantoul

The work that we do, the impact we make and why work at CHP:

Interested in learning more?