11 results for month: 01/2018


Director of Clinical Services, ADHC

The Clinical Director provides clinical and administrative oversight to the Adult Day Health Care Program (ADHC) Case Management/Mental Health Unit. The Clinical Director will provide clinical supervision to the Case Managers, the Certified Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselors, the Certified Therapeutic Recreational Specialist, the Psychotherapists and the Creative Art Therapies Coordinator component at the ADHC.  The Clinical Director will also supervise the Case Management Coordinator who will be responsible for providing administrative supervision to the staff identified above. (Note the Clinical Director will provide clinical and admini...

Prevention Navigator, Testing and Services

The Prevention Navigator is responsible for conducting HIV testing and STI screening on-site at Harlem United locations, at community-based settings and in Harlem United mobile units, throughout Harlem and other targeted locations throughout NYC. The Prevention Navigator conducts rapid HIV testing and STI screenings and provides risk reduction and sex positive counseling. S/he provides rapid test results, conducts confirmatory test as needed as well as delivering STI screening results. Conduct PCRS and refer to NYCDOHMH CNAP as needed.  The PrEP Navigator needs to be a self-starter and work efficiently in a team environment and independently.  ...

Compliance Associate

The Compliance Associate is responsible for implementing, overseeing, and enforcing an effective Compliance program to prevent illegal, unethical, or improper conduct.  The Compliance Associate will ensure the overall integrity of the agency’s Compliance program and will serve as the agency’s privacy official in connection with HIPAA. The incumbent will oversee all activities related to the implementation and maintenance of privacy practices, policies, and procedures. The Compliance Associate is responsible for monitoring and reporting results of the Compliance and ethics efforts of the agency and in providing guidance for the Board and ...

HARLEM UNITED COMMENDS GOVERNOR CUOMO FOR HIS CONTINUED COMMITMENT TO CRITICAL SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC JUSTICE PRINCIPLES

New York, NY (January 10, 2018) – Harlem United, a nationally recognized housing, health and human services organization, commends Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s continued commitment to improving the lives of all New Yorkers with his 2018 agenda of critically important social and economic policies. In his State of the State address, Governor Cuomo showed his commitment to invest in social and economic programs to help improve the lives of all New Yorkers. The Governor announced innovative solutions to address homelessness, including increasing outreach by local social service districts and increasing mental health and substance use disorder ...

Fundraising Consultant (RFP)

Harlem United is requesting submissions from an organization or individual fundraising consultants with a proven track record in the ability to conduct targeted fundraising campaign planning studies, as well as to develop and execute a campaign plan to raise funds associated with the upcoming Harlem United 30th Anniversary. We seek an expert with distinguished fundraising experience and demonstrated ability to be both highly strategic and tactically effective to assist our organization with expanding our donor base, identifying new business, and building long-term donor relationships that are sustainable by Harlem United. We would love for you to ...

How art therapy is changing Ellen’s life

Ellen will be quick to tell you that she’s not an artist, but her dozens of paintings over the past thirteen years tell a different tale. When she first started in the art therapy program in 2004, she says that she didn’t really know what she was doing. “I was just throwing paint on. But I kept coming back every time that I could.” Today, Ellen paints with skill and focus, selecting the subjects of her paintings with care and consideration and always trying to learn something new — from Donna, our art therapist, and also from her fellow artists. Picasso’s art can be broken up into periods — the Blue Period, the Rose Period, Cubism, ...

LPN

The LPN is a critical member of the primary care team.  The LPN functions under the supervision and guidance of the Nursing Manager or Physician and participates in the multi-disciplinary process of providing care and treatment to patients and provides clinical support and technical assistance to the professional medical and other staff. The LPN is responsible for functioning within the scope of practice dictated by the authority of the New York State Department of Health. Ideal candidate must be able to manage demanding workload with accuracy. Position requires excellent customer service skills with patients, and their families, other staff, ...

Program Evaluator, SQIRE

The Program Evaluator is responsible for working with the Senior Director of Systems, Quality Improvement, Research, and Evaluation (SQIRE) and program managers to implement evaluation, research, and Clinical Quality Improvement (CQI) activities across the agency’s programs and support departments (e.g., Policy) as needed.  Evaluation and CQI activities must be designed to improve the quality of services and client outcomes in measurable ways. Education and Certification: Advance degree in social or behavioral sciences or public health or the equivalent, 3-5 years of experience in research, quality improvement or program evaluation projects, and at ...

Phlebotomist (Part Time), Testing Services

The Phlebotomist will perform daily activities of the Testing Services On-site testing program on patients regardless of HIV status. The Phlebotomist is responsible for obtaining venipuctures and capillary specimens. He / she is also responsible for processing specimens, as required. Incumbent will be responsible to prepare patient and collection equipment according to established procedures for blood collection and instruct patients on proper collection of urine specimens. Provide STI/HIV/HCV education and risk reduction counseling. Deliver STI/HIV/HCV screening results. Provide referral and connection to medical care/treatment, mental health ...

Patient Navigator, IHRP

The Patient Navigator is responsible for providing re-engagement and patient navigation services to individuals who use opiates for Buprenorphine. They will conduct screenings, service orientation and refer individuals internally and externally to appropriate community resources for needed services and into care by navigating and enrolling them into the Harm Reduction Services (HRS), linking them to care at Harlem United Medical Centers and connecting them to appropriate case management, health coverage, and supportive services throughout the agency. Education and Certification:   A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree or commensurate work experience of ...