5 results for month: 08/2017

What you need to know about overdoses & the opioid epidemic

The rate of opioid overdose in the United States has tripled since 2000. To make matters more complicated, it's not always clear who is at risk for an overdose. The image you have in your mind of who a "drug user" is could be based on an inaccurate stereotype. International Overdose Awareness Day is this Thursday and we want to make sure that you have all the information you need to keep yourself and your friends and family safe — and to help you understand who may be affected and what you can do to help. What can cause an overdose? When you think of an overdose, a dramatic image of someone injecting heroin may come to mind but there are ...


Exciting opportunity for a seasoned L.M.S.W., L.C.S.W. or L.M.H.C. to join our Behavioral Health Team located at The Nest Community Health Center. URAM-Harlem United’s Wellness Center is a Licensed State Operated Article 31 Mental Health Clinic Collocated in our Federally Qualified Health Center (F.Q.H.C.). Join our integrated health care center providing diagnosis based mental health treatment / psychotherapy within a community based health care center with a strong commitment to our community, team collaboration and excellence. Under the supervision of the Clinical Director of Behavioral Health Services and in accordance with established policies ...

Facilities Coordinator

The Coordinator of Facilities is responsible for all functions and operations related to the upkeep, repair and improvements of residential apartments. The Coordinator will work closely with Maintenance Supervisors to assure preventive maintenance task is maintained, carried out and comply with all codes, licensure, safety norms and regulations standards of the Agency, Local, City, State and Federal guidelines. Ideal candidate will have experience and skills across a broad spectrum of maintenance service and repairs in the area of janitorial, plumbing, carpentry, painting, plastering and electrical. [/columns]

Case Manager – Intergraded Harm Reduction Program

The Case Manager will be responsible for engaging HIV-positive individuals with mental health and or substance use disorders who are lost to care, or who are at risk to becoming lost to care, with the necessary biopsychosocial services to assure optimal health outcomes. The Case Manager will provide individuals with direct connection to mental health and medical care, and coordinate the provision of concrete services such as housing, food, benefits/entitlements in order to promote independence and self-sufficiency. The Case Manager will secure and coordinate services which address the psychosocial and health care needs of HIV-infected clients, with an ...

Nurse Practitioner for Mobile Health Services

Under the supervision of the Medical Director and in accordance with established policies and procedures, the Nurse Practitioner delivers high quality comprehensive primary care, with expertise in HIV, immigrant and homeless care. The AIDS institute Guide lines www.hivguidelines.com and the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) https://www.ahrg.gov/clinic/uspstfix.htm are utilized as resources and guides for accepted standards of care. [/columns]