The William F. Ryan Community Health Network is a group of not-for-profit, federally qualified health centers that deliver high quality, affordable and comprehensive medical care to diverse and underserved communities. We are currently seeking a Peer Worker to provide outreach and supportive service to patients in our Retention and Adherence Program. This position entails working 6 weekday hours per week, including 6 hours on one day or 3 hours each day on two days. This position will be located at our flagship community health center on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
The Peer Worker provides support to the RAP Specialist (case manager) in identifying new diagnoses and or treatment naïve patients, conducting re-engagement activities for patients that have missed appointments, have fallen out of care, or have an unsuppressed viral load, or who are lost to care. The Peer Worker will assist the RAP Specialist in carrying out responsibilities such as:
Experience and Skills Required
High school diploma or GED.
Equal Opportunity Employer
William F. Ryan Community Health Network is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate because of age, color, disability, ethnicity, marital or family status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, military veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to attracting, retaining and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce.
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