The mission of Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority is individuals and families in Jefferson Parish affected by Mental Illness, Addictive Disorders or Developmental Disabilities shall live full, independent and productive lives to the greatest extent possible for available resources, including the integration of primary care into clinical services.
"We promise courtesy, empathy, and respect in meeting the expectations of those we serve and each other."
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Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority Recognized with Re-Accreditation
Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority (JPHSA) was recently recognized with a 4-year re-accreditation from the Council on Accreditation. Founded in 1977, the Council on Accreditation (COA) is an international, independent, nonprofit, human service accrediting organization that partners with human service organizations worldwide. COA works to improve service delivery outcomes through accreditation standards. In addition to earning re-accreditation, JPHSA was commended for a holistic and person-centered approach and devotion to evidence-based treatment and services and best practices. JPHSA also earned praise for its customer service and commitment to ongoing performance and quality improvement.
Positions Available at JPHSA
The following positions are available within the Authority:
Information Technology Applications Programmer/Analyst 3—DCL – Administration Division/Fiscal Services
The position is posted as a probational appointment. The closing date is Monday, February 8, 2016 at 11:59 PM CST
Minimum Qualifications: A baccalaureate degree plus four years of professional level experience in information technology.
The position will work 30-32 hours per week with benefits
Supplemental Qualifications: A baccalaureate degree in a computer science or related technical discipline AND 2 years of professional information technology experience in database analysis, report writing, and/or administration experience; experience writing advanced SQL, Business Objects or other SQL report applications, SQL Server 2005/2008, Microsoft Access 2007, ASP.net, and Visual Basic.
Administrative Program Manager 4 - Jeffcare / West Bank
Minimum Qualifications: A baccalaureate degree plus four years of professional level experience in administrative services.
This position is posted as a probational appointment. The closing date is Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 11:15 PM CST.
To apply for either position, click on the link below:
Once connected, the search page will appear. Scroll down to the section labeled “Agency.” Next, scroll down the agency list. Select “DHH-Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority,” then select “Apply Search” at the bottom of the page. Any vacancies at JPHSA will appear along with the closing date for each posting.
Select the position of interest, click “Apply,” and follow the steps. Once the vacancy closes, the position will no longer be accessible. For questions regarding the vacancy, please contact Melanie Williams-Sylvester, Human Resources Director, Human Resources, at 504-838-5586.
Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority (JPHSA) has implemented changes in sliding fees for the primary care and behavioral health care services provided in our JeffCare Health Centers.
To be considered for reduced fees for services provided, a Discounted Fee Application (En español) and all required documentation must be submitted prior to your first scheduled appointment. Documentation includes:
Applications and required documentation may be mailed to the attention of the Office Manager or hand delivered to the front desk at the Health Center where services are received.
You will be informed of the percent of the charges you are responsible to pay at the time of your first appointment. If you are not eligible, you will be informed of the full fees you are responsible to pay. A new Discount Fee Application is required on an annual basis to continue receiving services at a discounted rate.
For any questions or assistance with completing the application, call 504-349-8839 and leave a message. A staff member will return you call within 24 hours.