Planned Parenthood of Greater New York Navigator - PSN Bronx, NY in Bronx, New York
At Planned Parenthood of Greater New York (PPGNY), our greatest strengths are the employees who empower every individual with the information, resources, and care they need to live happy, healthy lives.
We are a team of trusted health care providers, educators, and fierce advocates committed to advancing equity and improving health outcomes in communities that face systemic barriers to quality, innovative sexual and reproductive health services -- including birth control, pregnancy testing, emergency contraception, cancer screenings, STI testing and treatment, HIV testing and prevention, transgender hormone therapy, wellness exams, crisis counseling, and financial counseling. PPGNY also proudly provides compassionate, nonjudgmental abortion services.
Picture yourself here: When you join PPGNY as a Lead Navigator you will act as point of contact for for grant clients, while also providing the following services: education, appointment scheduling support, follow-ups, case management, benefits navigation and HIV testing.
Additional responsibilities include:
Intake and ongoing assessment of health.
Outreach support in our Bronx Health Center and on the Mobile Medical Health Center (MHC) shifts. Participate in engagement and education of priority populations regarding HIV Counseling and Testing, PrEP, and access to health care and supportive services.
Provide linkage to care for persons with HIV (PWH) work are newly diagnosed or out of care while following PPGNY HIV Testing policies and procedures.
Educate and enroll consumers into PrEP as per PPGNY policies and procedures.
Appointment support and conduct follow-up activities.
Overdose Prevention training in the office and in nontraditional settings as per Project Street Beat policies and procedures.
Represent program at internal and community meetings, workshops, conferences
Promotes PSB in the community by developing formal and informal linkages by making presentations to service providers and other agencies
Enter complete required data into required data systems within 48 hours of completing a service, current PSB data systems include but are not limited to eClinical Works (ECW), Efforts to Outcomes (ETO) and eShare.
Work collaboratively with the HIV Prevention Specialists and Case Managers to engage, enroll and facilitate services: HIV Counseling and Testing, PrEP, Seeking Safety, and Overdose Prevention training.
Familiarity with social services, specifically HIV prevention and care.
High school diploma/GED
Two (2) years of experience providing direct support to vulnerable, populations experiencing homelessness, substance use, mental health issues, and/or living with HIV/AIDS
Two (2) years of experience providing HIV counseling and testing in an office and or nontraditional setting.
Two (2) years of experience facilitating support groups and or providing trainings.
Ability to work a flexible or extended schedule, including evenings and weekends, as operational demands require
What makes you stand out:
- Bilingual in English and Spanish.
PPGNY's benefits package includes:
Generous PTO and holiday schedule
Medical, dental and vision coverage options for you and eligible dependents
FSA, HSA, Commuter pre-tax reimbursement funds
Short and Long Term Disability, Free Basic Life and AD&D
401(k) Retirement Plan with Safe Harbor contributions after 1 year of employment
All positions at PPGNY require:
Proof of immunization or immunity to certain communicable diseases (including influenza during the flu season) and testing for tuberculosis. These certifications are required by the NYC DOHMH Health Code, NYSDOH and OSHA.
Planned Parenthood of Greater New York (PPGNY) is a leading provider, educator, and advocate of sexual and reproductive health care in New York State. PPGNY is proud to provide a wide-range of family planning services at our 28 health centers and mobile care units. We care for everyone regardless of their immigration status, zip code or ability to pay. PPGNY’s education and outreach programs are backed by medically-accurate, evidence-based information that allows people to make informed decisions about their health and future. As a voice for reproductive freedom, PPGNY supports legislation and policies that ensure all New Yorkers have access to the full range of reproductive health care and education.
At PPGNY, we provide the absolute best care to our patients and our communities through innovative health care delivery and education programming. We care for everyone who walks through our doors regardless of insurance, ability to pay or immigration status. As a leading voice for reproductive freedom, PPGNY fiercely advocates for policies to ensure that all New Yorkers will have access to the full range of reproductive health care services and information.
PPGNY is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We believe we are most impactful when people with a wide range of backgrounds, experiences, and identities come together with common purpose. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply.