Employment Opportunities

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RAHC is an equal opportunity employer offering a competitive compensation package, comprehensive benefits including health, vision and dental coverage, and paid annual leave to qualified applicants. To apply for a position, please submit a cover letter and resume to hr@rockahc.org

Current Opportunities

Staff Physician

The Rockbridge Area Health Center (RAHC) is currently recruiting a Staff Physician.  The role of physician is to provide high quality primary health care services to patients of the Health Center. Physicians may concentrate on one particular age group or provide medical care to persons across the age cycle. The physician is a member of the clinical team at RAHC. The physician, unless otherwise noted, does not have formal supervisory authority over other Center staff. However, the physician is expected to monitor and provide counsel and consultation to other clinical staff in order to achieve the best possible clinical outcomes for Health Center patients. Physicians will work to achieve the productivity goals established by the Health Center.

The staff physician must be board certified or board eligible licensed practitioner who devotes his/her professional services to the benefit of (RAHC) and seeks to incorporate all his/her medical activities into the practice of RAHC.  Other requirements include:

  • Unrestricted license to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  • DEA license to prescribe medicine.
  • Board certification in chosen field of practice.
  • Cannot be sanctioned under Medicaid or Medicare.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.
  • Must be willing to take call, work evening hours and weekends if necessary.

If interested, please submit resume and cover letter to hr@rockahc.org. Questions may be referred to Human Resources by calling (540) 464-8700. This position is open until filled. EOE

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Dental Hygienist

The Rockbridge Area Health Center (RAHC) is currently recruiting a full-time Dental Hygienist to join the Dental Team at Mountain View Family Dentistry (MVFD) in Buena Vista, VA. All candidates must meet employee health requirements, including vaccination against COVID-19.

The Dental Hygienist is responsible for the direct provision of oral hygiene and appropriate preventive services to dental patients of the center. The Registered Dental Hygienist will also be responsible for providing appropriate oral health information to individuals and groups. He/She is a member of the clinical team and works cooperatively and effectively with the staff, utilizing a balanced approach which includes the perspectives of all disciplines involved in the Clinic’s health services. The Dental Hygienist will participate in establishing specific productivity goals and other activities that respond to and ensure the long-term viability of the Dental Program. The hygienist will participate in and be an active member of the mobile dental program.


  • Unrestricted license to practice Oral Hygiene in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Current CPR certification
  • Cannot be sanctioned under Medicaid or Medicare

Skills and Abilities:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of oral hygiene care in outpatient settings
  • Knowledge of the principles and practice of modern oral hygiene and periodontal patient care
  • Cognizant of the public health, social and economic factors which impact on the overall health, and more specifically the oral health of their patients
  • Ability to creatively work with other health care professionals from a variety of disciplines to achieve maximal program effectiveness and patient benefit
  • Ability to creatively solve problems through individual and/or programmatic action is an important part of this position
  • Ability to provide patient care independently or with the aid of a dental assistant

This position works Tuesday – Friday at MVFD in Buena Vista, VA. RAHC offers competitive pay and a full benefits package. All questions may be directed to Human Resources via phone at (540) 464-8700. Position will remain open until filled. EOE.

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Staff Accountant

The Rockbridge Area Health Center (RAHC) is currently recruiting a Staff Accountant to work as an integral member of the Finance Department. Reporting directly to the CFO, this position is responsible for the activities leading to RAHC’s financial statements, general ledger, accounts payable, payroll, budgeting, grant reporting and invoicing and various analyses.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Accounting, Finance or related discipline, or equivalent experience in the field
  • Two years’ experience in accounting
  • Recent experience in daily, weekly, and monthly accounting tasks including but not limited to journal entries, account reconciliation, and purchasing management
  • Audit preparation experience
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, Outlook, and accounting programs
  • Non-profit, grants management and reporting experience
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Impeccable analytical and organizational skills
  • Self-motivated and self-directed
  • Ability to work closely with Senior Leadership

Preferred Qualifications:

  • FQHC, Community Health Center or other Healthcare Accounting Experience
  • Experience with working in Blackbaud’s Financial Edge Accounting System

RAHC offers competitive compensation and a full benefits package. Interested applicants should submit cover letter and resume to hr@rockahc.org. Questions may be referred to Human Resources by calling 540 464-8700. EOE

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