Planned Parenthood of New York City is seeking a Health Care Associate
to join our Clinical Services team. These Health Care Associates are based at our Bronx Center located at 349 East 149th Street, Bronx, NY 10451.
This is an exciting and important time at Planned Parenthood of New York City. We are building on our strength with dynamic new leadership, talented staff members, engaged donors and activists, and amazing community partners. We are determined to thrive and grow in these times of transition and resistance.
Working at PPNYC is more than a job. It is an opportunity to help ensure that all New Yorkers have access to affordable, high-quality sexual and reproductive health care and evidence-based education programming so they can lead healthy lives and fulfill their dreams. We approach our work through a reproductive justice lens, seeking to break down the barriers that prevent individuals from accessing the health care and information they need and deserve.
What the Health Care Associate does:
Works flexibly and cooperatively with the multidisciplinary team to provide and champion excellence in customer service
Provides individual support and education to patients for all services
Assists patients as needed with completion of medical/social history and enters information in health record
Obtains required informed consent for medical services and clinical research
Assists medical providers in the procedure/exam rooms with the provision of clinical services and surgical services
Maintains an updated inventory of supplies needed for the daily provision of services
Ensures procedure/exam rooms properly prepared, cleaned and stocked according to agency guidelines
Medical Assistant certification from an accredited school or program
Minimum 1 year of work experience as a Medical Assistant
- Experience with Electronic Health Records
- Superior customer service and teamwork skills
Flexibility in work schedule which could include non-consecutive workdays, evenings or Saturdays
- Work experience in Sexual Reproductive Health
- Work experience in Phlebotomy, Urinalysis, Pregnancy Testing, Rapid HIV Testing
- Knowledge of Medicaid screening
Compensation for this role is on the following scale:
$22/hr 1-2 years of Healthcare work experience
$24/hr 2-4 years of Healthcare work experience
$26/hr 4+ years of Healthcare work experience
PPNYC's benefits package includes:
Medical, dental, and vision coverage options for you and eligible dependents
Free basic life/AD&D policy with additional voluntary coverage options
Short Term Disability, Critical Illness and Accident policies
401(k) Retirement plan with 4% employer contribution after 1 year of employment
Medical and Dependent Flexible Spending Account plans
Public Transportation and Commuter Pre-Tax Reimbursements
Generous vacation, sick, and holiday benefits
All positions at PPNYC 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.
At PPNYC, 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, PPNYC fiercely advocates for policies to ensure that all New Yorkers will have access to the full range of reproductive health care services and information.
Planned Parenthood of New York City is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace. People of color, people with disabilities, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are encouraged to apply. We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, socio-economic status, marital or veteran status, pregnancy status or sexual orientation.