Employment Opportunities

Work with a terrific healthcare team in a mission-driven environment with a team-based model of care, student loan repayment programs, community outreach and work/life balance.

Sunshine is an award-winning, non-profit, Federally Qualified Community Health Center (FQCHC) and a Patient Centered Medical Home. We are a thriving, level 3 patient-centered facility that offers integrated healthcare to residents across the Upper Susitna Valley.

More and more doctors, dentists and other healthcare providers are choosing to work at FQCHCs as they discover that mission, quality care, and community adds up to a satisfying career. Are you one of those people?

Benefits Include:

Retirement Plans With Up To a 4% match
Student Loan Payment Options
Paid: Health Insurance, Life, AD&D, and Long Term Disability Insurance Plans
Paid Holidays
Paid Personal Leave
Paid Vacation
Voluntary: Dental, Supplemental Life, and Supplemental AD&D Insurance Plans
Learning Sabbatical Leave

Want to know more about what we do?

The Alaska Public Health Association awarded Sunshine with the 2017 Alaska Community Service Award for Health for our significant contributions to the community.

If you’re curious about what you’d be a part of and the wonderful ways we are impacting the communities where we live, learn, work and play, here’s a video recap of FY 2016:

We are currently hiring the following positions:

LPN/Licensed Practical Nurse (Willow)
Must be available to work Saturdays.


Provides direct clinical support to medical providers and patients. Oversee patient flow; monitor waiting room, exam room availability, provider schedule and front office. Assist in direct nursing care of patients’ procedures and medical assessment of patients, as appropriate. Assist with the triage of patients both by telephone and in person. Coordinate and oversee special patient appointments such as consultations, diagnostic testing and referrals, laboratory & other miscellaneous testing.

This position will be based at the Willow location.

Behavior Health Provider / Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Talkeetna & Willow)

Behavior Health Provider / Licensed Clinical Social Worker (Talkeetna & Willow) – The Behavioral Health Providers at SCHC are considered part of the primary care treatment team. They assist in identifying, triaging and managing patients with medical and behavioral health problems within the primary care setting; and provide more comprehensive and long-term management of patients with complex behavioral health needs. Masters of Social Work from an accredited graduate school of social work or related field from a regionally accredited university required, as well as a current, active license with the State of Alaska as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.

Sunshine Community Health Center (SCHC) is currently recruiting for an additional full-time licensed General Dentist to work under the direction of the Dental Director, Dr. Bill Frantz. Position assesses and evaluates the oral health care needs of patients, performs selected diagnostic and therapeutic tasks, institutes and manages care for patients and performs related work as assigned. SCHC facilities are Alaska SHARP & NHSC repayment sites.
Dental Hygienist

Dental HygienistSCHC is hiring a full-time dental hygienist who is responsible for treating and educating patients in the control and prevention of oral disease such as caries (cavities), and periodontal (gum) disease through proper oral hygiene and regular professional care. An associate degree from an accredited school of dental hygiene, a Dental Hygienist and possession of a current State of Alaska Dental Hygiene license required.

Employment applications are available for download below or at the front desk in either the Willow or Talkeetna sites.

Successful completion of a background check and pre-employment drug screen are prerequisites to employment. Sunshine Community Health Center is an equal opportunity employer.

Please send a current resume, a letter of interest and a completed employment application to:

Stephanie Stanley-Harrell
Human Resources Manager
Sunshine Community Health Center
HC89 Box 8190, Talkeetna, AK 99676
Phone: (907) 733-9236 Direct
Fax: (907) 733-1735  
Email: sstanley-harrell@sunshineclinic.org

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