LifeWorks NW
Portland, OR.
Monday, January 1, 2018
84,702 - 94,231 - Salary
Pay Type: 
Full Time

The PRACTICE MANAGER position will work at LifeWorks NW's Certified Community Behavioral Healthcare Clinics (CCBHC). In 2017, LifeWorks NW was selected to represent Oregon in the federal demonstration project to implement CCBHCs to advance delivery of behavioral health care. LifeWorks NW's CCBHC sites provide comprehensive client care through a team-based approach with services that include mental health and substance use counseling, peer-delivered health and wellness services, primary care services and psychiatric rehabilitation.

PURPOSE: The Practice Manager partners with Clinical Manager and site management team to use data to develop and drive strategies that ensure the delivery of quality patient care, efficient operations of the clinic and achieve financial stability. Supervises and/or coordinates with site employees in the delivery of patient service in order to facilitate overall quality and efficiency in site locations.


Five plus year's management and supervisory experience in a medical setting required. Previous experience in an integrated behavioral health environment and/or not-for-profit setting preferred.
BA or BS in Health Care Administration or Business Administration Masters strongly preferred.
Demonstrated organizational, administrative and program development interest and skill.
Excellent data analytics and computer skills including a functional knowledge of Outlook, Word and Excel. Ability to master use of proprietary software including electronic health record system.
Demonstrated effective communication skills and ability to provide and maintain a cooperative working relationship with others in a culturally diverse environment.
Meets expectations for being an effective supervisor and team member.
If recovering from a substance abuse related disorder, must be able to demonstrate continuous sobriety under nonresidential, independent living conditions for the immediate past two years.
Ability to perform essential functions of job without creating a direct threat to the safety of self or others.

LifeWorks NW believes that diversity strengthens our workforce and empowers our community. LifeWorks NW is an EEO/AA employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status in accordance with law. Drug Free/Tobacco Free Site 01/09

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