Employment Opportunities


PREVENTION HEALTH ADVOCATE: Communities of Color MSM (Utica)
JOB SUMMARY: ACR Health is seeking a highly motivated, culturally competent individual who will: participate in community outreach to recruit clients for services; educate individuals and groups about safer sex practices, and other risk reduction topics; work with a caseload of individuals to support them in practicing and applying risk reduction techniques to their lives/relationships (client-centered prevention case management); provide HIV, Hepatitis C and STI testing/screening services; participate in community meetings; maintain accurate recordkeeping and complete required reports in accordance with department and funder policies and guidelines.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 2-year degree in health/human services or other related field, OR 3 years experience working in non-profit social service agency providing direct services to diverse populations (e.g., persons of color, MSM, substance users, mentally ill, etc.).  A valid NYS driver's license and access to a reliable and insured vehicle.  Basic knowledge about HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted infections and viral hepatitis is helpful but not required.  Training will be provided. Bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply!

BILINGUAL CARE MANAGER (Syracuse)
Provide intensive care management services to at-risk clients, their families and concerned others within the nine county area of the agency. Assist clients in mutually assessing immediate and long range needs and identifying resources to secure needed services. Develop individual service plans in conjunction with the client and related service providers. Provide direct access to services through immediate and timely response to client needs and involved service providers. Services may include medical, legal, social, financial, housing and other per needs assessed. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Sensitivity to AIDS issues. Bachelor's degree and a minimum of two years experience in a related field; or Associates degree and a minimum of four years experience in a related field; or two years of satisfactory performance as a case management technician. Ability to work with diverse constituencies. Bilingual in Spanish is a must. Excellent communication, organizational, and time management skills. Car and valid NYS Drivers license required for necessary travel.

PATIENT NAVIGATOR - Full Time – Utica 
ACR Health is seeking a dynamic mission-driven experienced professional staff to provide health insurance enrollment assistance to individuals and small businesses in New York State through NY’s Health Benefit Exchange. Job duties include; Advise consumers on eligibility for premium subsidies and public health insurance programs, like Medicaid and Child Health Plus, Enroll consumers into public and/or private health coverage in the New York Health Benefit Exchange, Help consumers choose an appropriate qualified health plan, Educate consumers on their benefits and responsibilities under the Affordable Care Act, Make sure all applications are accurately completed and submitted on time, adhering to submission deadlines, Maintain thorough case records of services provided, advice and/or referrals, Schedule and maintain appointments with potentially eligible consumers, Meet productivity and quality performance targets. Qualifications: A minimum of one year experience providing assistance to consumers and/or advocates on health insurance and health care access issues. Degree: A minimum of an Associate’s Degree, Bachelor’s preferred.

PATIENT NAVIGATOR -  Part Time – Syracuse
ACR Health is seeking a dynamic mission-driven experienced professional staff to provide health insurance enrollment assistance to individuals and small businesses in New York State through NY’s Health Benefit Exchange. Job duties include; Advise consumers on eligibility for premium subsidies and public health insurance programs, like Medicaid and Child Health Plus, Enroll consumers into public and/or private health coverage in the New York Health Benefit Exchange, Help consumers choose an appropriate qualified health plan, Educate consumers on their benefits and responsibilities under the Affordable Care Act, Make sure all applications are accurately completed and submitted on time, adhering to submission deadlines, Maintain thorough case records of services provided, advice and/or referrals, Schedule and maintain appointments with potentially eligible consumers, Meet productivity and quality performance targets. Qualifications: A minimum of one year experience providing assistance to consumers and/or advocates on health insurance and health care access issues. Degree: A minimum of an Associate’s Degree, Bachelor’s preferred.

CARE MANAGEMENT SUPERVISOR -Utica
ACR Health is looking for qualified individuals to apply for the position of Care Management Supervisor in the Mohawk Valley area. Duties will include: supervision of care management activities for all assigned case managers; assurance that care management services are competent, thorough and responsive to client needs; monitor staff productivity, professional development and problems/issues through weekly supervision and review of work; review of Health Home billing on monthly basis to ensure billing content is appropriate and progress note documentation is thorough and accurate;  ensure that care managers are meeting their billing targets; implement and develop program evaluation and quality assurance measures as related to State and agency policies, procedure and comprehensive casework practice; and coordinate and oversee outreach activities with the Outreach Team. Knowledge of chronic illness, HIV, mental health and substance abuse issues is necessary. Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree and 4 years experience or Master’s Degree and 1 year experience in human services in a non-profit supervisory capacity.  Car and valid driver’s license required. Salary $35,000

PREVENTION HEALTH ADVOCATE: Communities of Color Heterosexual
JOB SUMMARY: ACR Health is seeking a highly motivated, culturally competent individual who will: participate in community outreach to recruit clients for services; educate individuals and groups about safer sex practices, and other risk reduction topics; work with a caseload of individuals to support them in practicing and applying risk reduction techniques to their lives/relationships (client-centered prevention case management); provide HIV, Hepatitis C and STI testing/screening services; participate in community meetings; maintain accurate recordkeeping and complete required reports in accordance with department and funder policies and guidelines.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 2-year degree in health/human services or other related field, OR 3 years experience working in non-profit social service agency providing direct services to diverse populations (e.g., persons of color, MSM, substance users, mentally ill, etc.).  A valid NYS driver's license and access to a reliable and insured vehicle.  Basic knowledge about HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted infections and viral hepatitis is helpful but not required.  Training will be provided. Bilingual candidates are strongly encouraged to apply!

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample to Director of Human Resources at hr@ACRHealth.org.  Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. If you would like to apply for positions listed here, please send a cover letter and a resume to: 

Human Resources
ACR Health
627 West Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13204 

Or email a cover letter and resume to: hr@ACRHealth.org


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1.7 million people have been infected with HIV in the US since 1981.