5 results for month: 02/2018


Practice Administrator, Health Services

The Practice Administrator is responsible for the day to day operations of the primary care, behavioral health, and dental clinics, including scheduling management and oversight, management of patient flow, patient registration, and monitoring end to end check in to check out processes.  The Practice Administrator will monitor each process and ensure compliance with regulations, coordination among cadres of staff, and efficient patient flow.  In addition to ensuring day-to-day supervision and management, the Practice Administrator works with the management team to coordinate and develop programs. Ensures compliance with all regulatory/contractual ...

Why Patricia is combining art therapy and activism

Patricia first came to Harlem United a year into her recovery, hoping to not just survive but thrive, and one of the first programs that she connected with was art therapy. “Some things that I did were self-destructive and I’m not going to be able to cure that right away. Working on yourself doesn’t happen overnight.” Addiction led to risky sex and other behaviors with results that Patricia is not happy about, including an HIV diagnosis. Which is why some of her art takes an activist stance. One of her earlier pieces is a pop art - activist mashup, juxtaposing the then- (and still now) megahit musical Wicked with safer sex messages. ...

Diversity & Inclusion: The Harsh Reality

I recently hosted a group and the topic was gender identity and roles. I must admit while this topic comes easy for me, as I was forced through my life experiences to realize the harsh reality that many people still believe that transgender people should not be seen or heard. Granted, a few gentleman gave me great respect but the facial expressions about the topic could be read across the room. About half of the group here macho men and the other half LGBTQ people. The face-off started when I asked, "Has anyone ever been called something that was not their name?" Then I went around to each person and asked them to tell me a hurtful name that they ...

Harlem United featured on NBC News

In honor of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day, NBC News ran a news piece featuring Harlem United and one of our clients and peer advocates, Ray. You can read the full story here.

Quality Manager and Operations Analyst, Health Services

The Health Service Quality Manager and Operations Data Analyst is responsible for coordinating quality improvement initiatives and analysis to ensure the highest quality of care throughout Health Services in compliance with standards of care, established policies, procedures and regulatory requirements. In collaboration with invested parties, the Quality Manager manages the administration of Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) projects for the Health Services Department and coordinates URAM’s engagement in the changing landscape of healthcare. This position is an integral part of the team in Health Services.  This individual is responsible ...