Director of Special Projects

The Director of Special Projects is responsible for ensuring the planning, delivery, coordination and reporting necessary to comply with regulatory requirements for the URAM programming. Special projects include but are not limited to HRSA, ADHC, Behavioral Health, Columbia Dental, PREP,HCV Initiative, Patient Centered Medical home and 340-B Pharmacy Program. Education and Certification:  Bachelor degree in public health, healthcare administration, social work or related filed. Master degree preferred. Medical office assistants, with 4 years of supervisory and management ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Case Manager Supervisor, New Broadway Family Shelter

The Case Manager Supervisor may carry a small caseload, if necessary, and will assist the Program Director with administrative supervision and preparation of reports to DHS.  S/he will supervise the case management staff and will act as liaison between case management staff and will work in unification with the Operations Manager and the Residential Aids staff.  S/he will be required to do case management interventions with the case management staff and/or the residents of the program.  S/He will be responsible for all compliance standards of DHS requirements. The ...

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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 ...

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Who has tickets to your life?

As I rode the subway home yesterday holding me Metro card — my ticket — in my hand, I realized that if you think about your life as a performance, you are in control of who (and what) gets tickets to this priceless event. It's up to me—and to you—to be mindful in deciding who we allow front row seats in our lives. My health is the most important thing in my life. Without good health, physical and mental, I wouldn't be able to live my life — to enjoy this one performance — to the fullest. But in the busyness of life, it's easy to let our priorities slide. ...

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HARLEM UNITED PRAISES GOVERNOR CUOMO’S COMMITMENT TO ELIMINATE HEPATITIS C IN NEW YORK AND INCREASE ACCESS TO HOUSING FOR ALL NEW YORKERS LIVING WITH HIV/AIDS

New York, NY (March 16, 2018) – Governor Cuomo announced today his commitment to end the hepatitis C epidemic in New York State and his continued commitment to ending the HIV/AIDS epidemic by 2020 by increasing access to affordable housing for all New Yorkers living with HIV/AIDS. Harlem United, a nationally recognized housing, health and human services organization, praises Governor Cuomo’s commitment on these critical public health issues. With the Governor’s announcement, New York becomes the first state in the nation to create and implement a plan to eliminate ...

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Data Analyst, Health Services

Data Analyst, Health Services The Data Analyst will be responsible for performing an array of activities intended to ensure the accuracy and completeness of process and outcome data collected for funder reporting, continuous quality improvement, and outcome monitoring. The Data Manager will create databases as needed, export data from funder required databases such as the Center for Primary Care Informatics (CPCI), NYS DOH AIDS Institute AIRS system and DOHMH’s eSHARE system. He/she will be a part of the agency’s integrated Continuous Quality Improvement ...

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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, ...

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