Job Openings


In partnership with the community, Anchorage Project Access provides health care to those most in need.

Please see below for current opportunities to join our team:


Program Specialist

Job Overview:

We are seeking a reliable and self-motivated Program Specialist to join our small, dedicated team.

General Summary of Duties:

Facilitates efficient and respectful eligibility screening and enrollment services for individuals applying to participate in Anchorage Project Access services by removing barriers to care. Works with the Medical, Dental, and Mental Health programs directly assisting patients, processing incoming faxes, updating client records, and conducting required follow up. Supports all program Coordinators, Managers, and the Executive Director as needed. Documents all patient and provider interactions using TrackVia Workflow Management. Conducts outreach and education services to partner agencies and at community events specifically designed to reach the maximum number of low-income, uninsured individuals. Assists patients with health insurance enrollment.

Objectives of the position:

  • Maintain and enhance APA eligibility screening and enrollment processes to facilitate access to donated medical, dental, and counseling services;
  • In collaboration with individuals seeking health care and, in consultation with referring agencies, identify and ameliorate barriers to care for underserved individuals whenever possible;
  • Foster trust and confidence in APA through respectful and timely communication with patients, providers, community partners, and volunteers;
  • Support the Executive Director with administrative and communication tasks as needed ·
  • Coordinate and conduct outreach to inform individuals and agencies of APA services, recruit potential patients and providers, and assist with information regarding navigating health care systems;
  • Contribute to continuous process improvements by taking an active role in all APA service enhancements and supporting other APA roles as needed; and
  • Complete the Certified Application Counselor training within 6 months of hire to be able to assist APA patients to enroll in Medicaid and Affordable Care Act Marketplace insurance.

Special Conditions:

  • Certification or associate degree in office administration, community health work, medical assisting, dental services, human services, or related fields preferred.
  • May substitute three years of medical/dental or social service experience for educational requirements
  • Documented experience working with diverse populations.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Word, medical databases, and other computer software as required
  • Must be able to pass a criminal background check
  • Must have a current driver’s license

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $22.00 – $25.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week: 8:00AM – 5:00PM, Monday – Friday

Benefits:

  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • paid time off
  • Retirement plan

Please send your resume, cover letter, and (3) references via email to:

Operations Manager