14 results for month: 06/2020


Patient Navigator, PC RAP

The Patient Navigator is responsible for providing re-engagement and patient navigation services to HIV+ and high risk HIV- individuals (including PrEP). S/he 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 PC RAP Program, linking them to care at Harlem United Medical Centers and connecting them to appropriate case management, health coverage, and supportive services throughout the agency.  S/he will conduct outreach (phone, field) to clients who have been lost to care/follow up and establish ...

Director of Individual Giving, Strategic Advancement

The Director of Individual Giving will play a leadership role in raising financial support from individual donors and corporate sponsors through the identification and securing of individual, foundation and corporate gifts and grants. Reporting to the Associate Vice President of Strategic Advancement, they will also increase donor awareness and engagement through the implementation of a few small annual in-person or virtual events to build donor networks. With the support of senior staff, they will develop and sustain a pipeline of regular donors, creating major gifts and annual giving programs. The Director of Individual Giving will have responsib...

Collection Specialist, Health Services

The Collection Specialist is to effectively and efficiently work patient and medical insurance accounts to assure proper payment has been received for services rendered in the Health Services Department.   The collection specialist will communicate with insurance companies and billing team regarding payment issues and any recommend billing guidance according to the respective Insurance Plan policy and procedures received.  This position is in conjunction with the Billing Specialist reviewing and working denied claims per assigned insurance plans. Education and Certification: Applicants should possess a high school diploma or GED. ...

Harlem United Celebrates Juneteenth

PRESS RELEASE Date: June 19, 2020 Contact: Mari Eva Mendes | c: 646-505-7322 Every year on June 19th, we celebrate freedom from slavery in honor of Texan African Americans who were liberated two and a half years after the 1863 Emancipation Proclamation. Slavery was still in practice in some U.S. regions until 1868. Harlem United’s CEO, Jacqui Kilmer said, “Today we celebrate African American liberation, along with our many staff members who have fond memories of participating in this day of community and joy throughout their lives. “Harlem United commends Governor Cuomo committing to advance legislation to designate ...

Harlem United’s Response to Recent Noose Finding in Harlem Park

PRESS RELEASE Date: June 17, 2020 Contact: Mari Eva Mendes | c: 646-505-7322 Earlier this week, a noose was found in Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem. This triggering reminder of the countless lynchings of Black people all over this country, placed in one of the most prominent Black communities, is appalling. Harlem United’s CEO, Jacqui Kilmer said, “This noose was found in our own neighborhood, our very own back yard. Unacceptable.” “Make no mistake - we will not yield in our fight for racial justice and equality. Harlem United will not back down from the struggle against white supremacy and in support of Black lives. Black ...

Psychotherapist

Exciting opportunity for a seasoned L.M.S.W. or L.C.S.W. 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 and ...

Sr. Mental Health Specialist, Housing

Responsible for the provisions and coordination of mental and physical health services, supportive counseling, follow-up, home visit, social service referrals, and outreach on behalf of clients of the FROST’D Housing Program.  Ensures compliance with contract services requirements, carries a caseload, maintains regular contact with clients, ensure client is active in program responsibilities primarily in regard to health care.  In addition, serve as a liaison between the program and Residence Management as it pertains to repairs and leasing apartments. Education and Certification:  MA in related social service field (BA in social service field ...

Part-Time Case Manager, Health Services

The part time case manager is responsible for providing direct case management services and counseling to HIV-infected individuals aimed at increasing access to primary medical care. Working as part of our Health Services Management Services team, the case manager will work with HIV-infected individuals by providing HIV Treatment Education and assessments, psychosocial support, and risk reduction planning.  The part-time case manager will work with the program’s data analyst, program coordinator and other existing case managers and patient navigators and peer educators to secure and coordinate services which address the psychosocial and health ...

Harlem United Stands with our Community

Harlem United stands in solidarity with our community as we protest for an end to systemic violence against Black and Brown people. Here are resources to help you take part in the way that best suits you: Donate to Harlem United and other nonprofits who work for people of color Find information about daily protests in NYC: JusticeForGeorgeNYC on Instagram, Movement for Black Lives website, Angelysskay on Instagram Protect yourself from Covid-19 at a protest Practice solidarity with protestors if you cannot join in the streets Know what to bring to a protest Follow Harlem United on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook for more info!

Letter from the CEO

Dear Harlem United Family, This has been a difficult time, there’s no way around it. In May, we lost a dear colleague and friend, Wilhelmina Blanch. The loss of a beloved member of the Harlem United family would have been hard to bear under any circumstances, but the suddenness of her passing has been heartbreaking. Our thoughts are with her loved ones in this sad moment of grief. We will miss her dearly. 2020 has been a year of strong emotions: first anxiety, then sadness, and now, anger too. We begin June 2020, LGBTQ Pride month, against the backdrop of 12 weeks’ of working from home due to Covid-19, national unrest and protests to decry ...