Northwell Health Outreach Worker-HIV/AIDS in Manhasset, New York

Req Number 001GAZ

Job Category General Clerical/Secretarial

Job Description

Contacts and schedules patient/client's appointments for consultations, meetings with community agencies and/or diagnostic tests. Sets-up and maintains files and records. Collects and organizes statistical reports.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Contacts patients, schedules appointments for consultations, agency meetings and/or diagnostic tests.

  • Attends and participates in meetings as appropriate.

  • Sets-up files and maintains records.

  • Collects and organizes data required for statistical reports and completes reports, as required.

  • Develops and maintains a good rapport with community and patients/clients.

  • Provides incoming and in-process orientation.

  • Based on position, may be required to provide bi-lingual translation and/or guidance.

  • Performs related duties, as required.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Valid NYS Driver’s license, required.

  • Minimum of two (2) years experience performing community work.

  • Based on position, may need to be bi-lingual.

  • Ability to communicate effectively.

  • Experience working with the HIV/AIDS population, preferred

  • Experience with HIV/AIDS testing, preferred