4 results for month: 05/2018


Care Navigator, Health Homes

The Care Navigator works closely with the clients to implement the goals identified during the intake, assessment, and reassessment process. As a direct client care provider the Care Navigator gathers information to complete assessments and reassessments, participates in case conferences with other providers, conducts home visits, maintains contact with the client’s extended family and informal support networks for coordination of care, accompany clients to/from medical appointments, assists clients to obtain entitlements and other services. In addition, s/he monitors client’s progress in utilizing services. Education and Certification: High ...

Peer Trainer Supervisor, Prevention

The  Peer  Trainer  Supervisor  is  responsible  for  the  successful  implementation  of  the  Peer  Educator  Training program.  The  training  is  catered  to  our  HIV-positive  men  and  women  and  high  risk  negative  population,  two  cycles per  year  are  conducted  solely  for  women,  and  the  third  cycle  is  for  all  clients.   The  Peer  Trainer  supervisor  will coordinate  weekly  individual  supervision  of  peer  trainee  to  address  personal  risk  reduction  plans  and  conduct monthly  booster  training  that  addresses  core-training  topics.  ...

It’s Spring! We’re taking healthcare to the streets

Spring is in the air and we are out in the streets full force, meeting people where they are — literally and metaphorically — to make sure nothing stands in the way of a full and healthy life. Here’s a bit of what we’ve been up to in the past week. HARLEM UNITED PRESENTS AT IRIS HOUSE On Monday, May 7th, two of our staff and two of our peer educators presented at the 13th Annual Iris House Women as the Face of AIDS Summit. We’re so proud of the work that Yonce and Ray, two peer educators, have been doing over the past year to educate their fellow clients and work with lawmakers and health providers to make sure healthcare is more ...

BHI Social Worker, Healthcare Services

The Behavioral Health Integration Social Worker ("BHI Social Worker") will assist primary medical and dental patients with actively engaging in behavioral health care. Working on-site at Healthcare Services, the social worker will be responsible for screening for mental health and substance use problems and implementing and monitoring systems to ensure that patients engage and remain in mental health and/or substance use care, and work collaboratively with the appropriate HU departments and external agencies. Education and Certificate: LMSW with Master's in Social Work. At least one year of post-graduate experience working with individuals or ...