Montefiore Medical Center OUTREACH REPRESENTATIVE in Yonkers, New York
Performs a variety of outreach activities such as the recruitment, screening and tracking of clients for a community based health program. Develops and conducts health education and counseling services for clients.
Part Time Work Hours: Flexible (will discuss)
Conduct HIV prevention and treatment related outreach and PrEP outreach, at community-based venues including bars, clubs, cruising sites, online/social media
Help connect gay, bi, other same gender loving men, and trans experienced individuals to medical care by working with other team members and the patient navigator
Make referrals for rapid HIV testing
Promoting community events through social media and community outreach
Conduct street outreach to areas frequented by street youth
Review of Prevention Center postings, marketing materials, program pamphlets and flyers to ensure sensitivity and inclusion of LGBTQ needs
Attend team meetings and trainings as needed/required/appropriate
Ensure cleanliness and tidiness at Drop in Center site, Report maintenance and safety issues to manager
Assist with food insecure referrals and operations
High school diploma/ GED. Preferred Level: Associate degree (or commensurate experience)
Computer skills required, including strong familiarity with social media (Facebook, Instagram, dating apps)
Familiar with the various Bronx and upper Manhattan LGBTQ communities, has at least 1 year experience conducting outreach to Bronx LGBTQ individuals
Knowledgeable about PrEP, PEP, HIV, U=U and Prevention strategies
Knowledgeable about the needs of diverse LGBTQ populations in the Bronx/Uptown
Command of Microsoft Word and Excel; Typing, data entry and problem-solving skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Knowledge of regulations governing confidentiality of medical record information
Knowledge of HIV specific confidentiality laws
Department: Montefiore Medical Group Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: MMG Employment Status: Regular Part-Time Address: 200 Corporate Boulevard S, Yonkers
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8:30 AM-5 PM Req ID: 115841
Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law.