Careers

***COVID-19 NOTICE TO APPLICANTS***

In light of the current pandemic and to prevent the progession and spread of the novel Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), Nimiipuu Health encourages potential candidates to submit applications electronically.

At Nimiipuu Health, we are all about people-our employees, volunteers, medical staff, patients, families and other customers. It is the relationship we have with each other and the passion we have serving our patients and community that creates our unique work environment and enable us to provide exceptional healthcare.

Providing exceptional healthcare is the unwavering goal of Nimiipuu Health. Achieving this goal requires a team effort by all Nimiipuu Health employees. Our Standards of Excellence define what it means to be a Nimiipuu Health employee and part of our healthcare team. As a NMPH employee you will be held to a Standard of Excellence which includes compassion, respect, integrity, excellence, collaborations, and accountability.

COMPASSION
We care for others as if they were our own.

RESPECT
We treat every person with respect

INTEGRITY
We create a work environment based on honestly, accountability, respect, and collaboration, while striving for service excellence.

EXCELLENCE
We are linked by common goal commitment to providing Exceptional Healthcare.

COLLABORATION
We work cooperatively to improve the health status of the community.

ACCOUNTABILITY
We provide a work environment based on trust and accountability and the efficient use of resources to ensure our services are provided consistently.

Join the Nimiipuu Health Employee Team

At NMPH, we treat each other with dignity and respect. When you join NMPH, you’ll work in a diverse environment with common goals where you are welcomed, challenged and engaged. When you become a NMPH employee you will also have opportunities to excel and advance in a multitude of positions. You will have opportunities to earn competitive compensation with a comprehensive benefits program. You will also have support for career development and learning opportunities through education and job assignments.

Requirements for a complete application

  • Original Nimiipuu Health Application per position with resume/C.V. required
  • High School Diploma or equivalent, or college education/degree (a copy of diploma or transcript must be submitted with application)
  • Tribal ID/CIB (If applicable)
  • Immunization Up To Date Records
  • Credentialing Packet if applicable (Providers Only)
  • Have a valid driver’s license with an insurable record (must provide a current ENTIRE record of Motor Vehicle Report (MVR)
  • Nimiipuu Health is a drug free work environment: Pre-employment drug testing is required
  • Applications must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date

To join our team, apply today.

ACTIVE JOB-SEEKERS

Aside from our internal and external job opportunities, there are occasional temporary vacancies. If you are interested in joining our list of active job-seekers, please submit a complete application packet which is outlined in the latter part of this job posting. Active job-seekers will be screened accordingly and referred to as temporary appointments based on education, credentials, and experience. Tribal and Indian preference applies. Certain positions may require a valid driver’s license with an insurable record under the Tribe’s policy, in which a motor vehicle report is required.

CURRENT IN-HOUSE OPENINGS

BILLING TECHNICIAN I – [HR-21-026]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Requires a high school diploma or equivalent. One (1) year experience in healthcare setting preferred.  Experience in medical, pharmaceutical, behavior health and dental third party billing and accounts receivable preferred. Experience or knowledge of State and Federal billing regulations, ICD-10-CM and CPT coding procedures, abbreviations and terms used in the coding volumes also preferred. Must have exceptional communication skills, both oral and written, with accurate data entry experience. Must have a thorough understanding of the importance of maintaining highest level of confidentiality in working with medical records and all related documents. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Possessing a valid driver’s license with insurable record, highly preferred. One-year appointment.

Closes: 6/28/21
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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MEDICAL RECORDS TECHNICIAN I – [HR-21-027]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) High School Diploma or GED required. One (1) year of related experience preferred.  Medical Terminology preferred. Must maintain strict confidentiality. Ability to prioritize one’s workload in the face of competing demands. Ability to prioritize, work independently, and communicate effectively. Ability to work under pressure with good attention to detail. Must have excellent communications skills, both oral and written, ability to handle conflict and problem resolution in a professional manner and be computer literate. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Position term ends 9/30/2021.  

Closes: 6/28/21
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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PATIENT ADVOCATE – [HR-21-024]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai)  Requires an Associate’s in Business or Health related field with one (1) year of experience working directly with outreach services and/or variety of alternate resources or customer service experience in problem resolution OR six (6) years of related experience will substitute the educational component. Prefers grant writing experience. Must have knowledge of health care benefits and insurance resources, possess the ability to work independently, have excellent communication skills, both oral and written, ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner, thorough understanding of the importance of maintaining highest level of confidentiality in working with medical records and all related documents, and be computer literate. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires a valid driver’s license with an insurable record under the Tribe’s policy.

Closes: 7/2/21
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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CURRENT GENERAL PUBLIC OPENINGS

DENTAL RECEPTIONIST – [HR-21-025]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Requires a high school diploma or equivalent with one (1) year of customer service experience. Requires at least one (1) year of experience in serving in an administrative capacity within the Dental or Medical field. Must have excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and be computer literate with the ability to operate computer programs, such as Microsoft Office, electronic health records systems or other database application software. Experience using an electronic health records system is highly desirable. Must have efficient keyboarding and computer skills and knowledge of Nimiipuu Health services. Possessing a valid driver’s license with an insurable record is highly preferred. Must have the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening.

Closes: 7/2/21
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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CUSTODIAN – [HR-21-020]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Kamiah) High school diploma or equivalent with basic computer skills. Knowledge of or experience in proper disinfecting procedures. Mechanically inclined, having knowledge of operating lawn mowing, and small power tools. Operation of housekeeping equipment and lawn/garden planting and pruning experience preferred. Must possess the ability to work independently with limited supervision, have excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and be computer literate. Will be required to pass extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires a valid driver’s license with insurable record under the Tribe’s policy.

Closes: Open Until Filled
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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DENTAL ASSISTANT – [HR-21-019]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) High School Diploma or equivalent with customer service experience. Must be certified as a Dental Assistant or have successfully passed the Dental Assistant National Board.  Must have 2 years of experience as a Dental assistant in a General Dentistry practice. Certification in Expanded Functions is preferred.  Must have knowledge of all instruments, materials and procedures normally used in all phases of restorative, prosthodontic, oral surgical, endodontic, periodontic, and pedodontic treatment. Must have excellent communications skills, both oral and written, and be computer literate. Knowledge of history, culture and health needs of Native American communities preferred. Possessing a valid driver’s license with an insurable record is highly preferred. Must have the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening.

Closes: Open Until Filled
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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CLINICAL REGISTERED NURSE (RN) – [HR-21-023]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Kamiah) Must be an R.N., with current license from any state and must be in good standing. Prefer two (2) years of experience in clinical setting and the ability to multi-task and prioritize, with experience in an acute care or ambulatory care setting and care management understanding/experience. Must have professional knowledge of and ability to apply nursing care principles, practices and procedures. Required to assess needs of a wide variety of medical, surgical, geriatric, obstetrics, gynecology and pediatric patients as well as knowledge of the normal course of diseases, anticipated complications and indicated therapeutic intervention. Must be able to work independently, handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner. Must be computer literate. Must have excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Requires ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires valid driver’s license with an insurable record under the Tribe’s policy.

Closes: Open Until Filled
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES TECHNICIAN – [HR-21-009]RE-ADVERTISEMENT

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai)  Requires a high school diploma or equivalent with basic computer skills. Knowledge of or experience in proper disinfecting procedures and cleaning equipment operation preferred. Must possess the ability to work independently with little or no supervision and have excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Possessing a valid driver’s license with an insurable record is highly preferred. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Position term ends 6/30/22.

Closes: Open Until Filled
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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PHARMACY TECHNICIAN – [HR-21-003] – RE-ADVERTISEMENT

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Must have high school diploma or GED with one (1) year experience in medical billing or experience working in a clinical setting. Prefer pharmacy technician certification, certified nationally through the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board or National Healthcare Association. If certified, must be registered as a Certified Pharmacy Technician with the Idaho Board of Pharmacy or be able to obtain registration upon hire. Requires exceptional customer service skills, computer skills and must be detail oriented. Must be organized with ability to handle conflict and crisis in a professional manner. Must possess the ability to work independently. Requires the ability to pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening. Requires a valid driver’s license with insurable record.

Closes: Open Until Filled
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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OPTOMETRY TECHNICIAN/OPTICIAN  [HR-21-011]

(Salary/DOE/Full-Time/Lapwai) Requires High School Diploma or GED with at least two (2) years of previous experience in customer service. Requires at least (1) year of previous work experience in health care setting utilizing electronic health record system. Previous experience with medical terminology, computer skills including Microsoft Office programs highly preferred. American Board of Optician/American Optometric Association Paraoptometric certification preferred. Previous cash handling preferred. Knowledge of history, culture, and health needs of Native American communities preferred. Must have Knowledge of Nimiipuu Health Services provided. Required to take cash handling training within (90) days of hire. Requires sufficient hand dexterity, strong organization skills, attention to detail and excellent ability to multi-task. Must be personable and possess excellent communication skills, both oral and written, and be able to handle conflict in a positive and calm manner. Must have positive work history. Possessing a valid driver’s license with an insurable record is highly preferred. Must pass an extensive background check and pre-employment drug screening.

Closes: Open Until Filled
Tribal/Indian Preference applies
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Human Resources

208-621-4950
Fax: 208-843-9407
jobs@nimiipuu.org