Clinic Receptionist and Community Health Worker (LPN)-Open M Free Medical Clinic-25 hours per week

  • Company: Open M

    Position: LPN

    Type: Part-Time

    Applications Due:

Clinic Receptionist & Community Health Worker (LPN)

OPEN M- 941 Princeton St, Akron, OH 44311
The Clinic Receptionist & Community Health Worker is an integral member of the OPEN M Free
Medical Clinic. Our team serves uninsured and underserved individuals in Summit County and
surrounding counties. We are passionate about making a difference through providing quality
care for our patients.
The mission of OPEN M, a Christian ministry, is to provide pathways out of poverty for all by
feeding the hungry, caring for the sick, and strengthening the community. Our vision is to be a
community leader in breaking the cycle of poverty and transforming lives, one person and one
family at a time. Our core programs include the Free Medical Clinic, food programs, and CWC, a
holistic employment service.

Job Purpose
To create a friendly and welcoming presence for patients as they navigate scheduling and
Duties and Responsibilities
 Greet patients in a polite, prompt, and helpful manner
 Provide patients with support and guidance as needed
 Schedule appointments for new and recurring patients
 Answer phones and either direct the caller to the appropriate party or handle the
caller’s needs yourself
 Check voicemail messages and return calls in a timely manner
 Provide patients with intake and new patient forms
 Enroll new patients
 Assist staff and volunteers in nursing functions, such as lab, intake, and rooming.
 Other duties as needed
Qualifications & Experience
 High school graduation or GED
 LPN license
 Prior medical experience preferred
 Must be energetic and positive, while maintaining a high degree of professionalism and
customer service
 Must have excellent organizational skills.
 Able to communicate effectively with diverse community members, from all walks of
 Demonstrated capacity for situational awareness; able to “read” situations and
individuals and adapt approach accordingly.
 Able to maintain confidential information; demonstrated discretion.
 Must be able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.
 Able to manage time, to be on time and to meet deadlines.
 Able to work without supervision, but also without hesitating to seek advice and help.
Willing and able to listen and receive advice when given.
 Self-reliant in administrative functioning, i.e. data entry

Job Type
Part-time, 25 hours per week, must be available for all morning and evening clinics
Compensation and Benefits


How to Apply

Please submit resume to and include the following information in your
cover letter:
 Summary of your background and relevant experience
 Explanation of how you connect to our mission
 Explanation of why you are the best fit for this position
 Contact information and best time to reach you
Background check and drug screen required. No calls or walk-ins. EOE/M/F/D/V
Join OPEN M’s fight to provide pathways out of poverty for all!