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Jersey
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Street:
95 Old Short Hills Road
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West Orange
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New Jersey
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128735
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HIV COUNSELOR/PHLB/HEALTH/EDUCATOR-FT (days)
Phone:
973-322-4328

HIV COUNSELOR/PHLB/HEALTH/EDUCATOR-FT (days)

HIV COUNSELOR/PHLB/HEALTH/EDUCATOR-FT (days) Job Number: REQ38903-POS43635
Category: Social Work
Location: Jersey City, NJ

You are in demand everywhere...but it pays to come here!

If you want to work in a premier hospital that wins awards, nurtures people, and tirelessly strives to advance care, you’ll find your match at Jersey City Medical Center. Our not-for-profit hospital, a proud member of Barnabas Health, has been honored time and again—for our strides in patient care and safety, and as the regional leader in specialties like cardiology, stroke, and trauma care.

As our status and patient volume continue to grow, we are adding talent to our organization

Among our many accolades, we have been designated 8 times the only A-Rated for Safety Hospital, awarded Magnet Recognition for superior nursing, named Best Regional Hospital by US News and World Report and ranked among the 100 best places to work in healthcare (nationally). Jersey City Medical Center is also ideally located— in the vibrant Jersey City waterfront community overlooking the harbor, just 10 minutes from New York City, with a grand view of the Statue of Liberty.

DESCRIPTION:

Responsible for conducting HIV counseling, testing and referral services with specified target population. Provides pre and post testing counseling for all clients who decide to be HIV tested. Performs regular quality indicator tests to ensure accuracy of test. Makes appropriate referrals for follow up based on all test results. Encourages all clients to share information about their partners and have them be tested. Maintains accurate and current documentation for all clients. Responsible for testing specific number of individuals in community per month. ( Goal indicated by grantee). Identifies new testing sites within the community to maintain and develop new collaborative agreements. Maintains a rapport with collaborating agencies and their staff members. Maintains certification for testing and is up to date on all NJDHHS trainings. Complies with unit and departmental scheduling guidelines. Performs other duties as assigned.

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
Associates degree required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred. Must be willing to work flexible hours including nights and weekends. Must be willing to travel into community. Must uphold NJ HIV Counseling and testing number. Bilingual Preferred.

CLOSING:

Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, 403 (B) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more.

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