Job Openings

Date posted: February 13, 2018
Site:
112 Southampton Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Per Diem Monday-Friday, 8AM-4:30PM
Job summary:

While working at the Engagement Center the RN will provide in-the-moment, low-threshold medical access to patients who may otherwise not present to shelter clinics. In instances of sedation, the Harm Reduction RN will ensure that sedated patients are triaged and safely monitored in a supportive and compassionate environment. Services provided will include: clinical assessments, RN case management, medical monitoring, intervention in the case of overdose and immediate linkages to addiction treatment and primary care.
While working in SPOT the RN will ensure that sedated patients are triaged and monitored safely in a supportive and compassionate environment in which the intent is to reduce harm from drug use. The services provided will be medical monitoring, intervention in the case of overdose and immediate linkages to addiction treatment and primary care. The goals of this approach are to address an existing problem for BHCHP patients, to decrease overdose deaths and to more effectively connect patients to addiction treatment.

Date posted: February 13, 2018
Site:
112 Southampton Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Part-time, 20 Hours per week; Monday-Sunday, 8AM-4:30PM
Job summary:

The purpose of this position is to provide in-the-moment, low-threshold medical access to patients who may otherwise not present to shelter clinics. In instances of sedation, the Harm Reduction RN Case Manager will ensure that sedated patients are triaged and safely monitored in a supportive and compassionate environment. The Harm Reduction RN Case Manager will initiate referrals and/or appointments for further care to be provided in the appropriate locations. The services provided will include: clinical assessments, RN case management, medical monitoring, intervention in the case of overdose and immediate linkages to addiction treatment and primary care.

Date posted: February 13, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full-time 40 hours per week, 7p – 7:30a / 11p – 7:30a and every other weekend
Job summary:

The RN will provide nursing support for respite patients throughout the BHCHP program. This position is crucial to assure that clinically appropriate and timely decisions are made and actions are taken around patient assessments, administering of medications, treatments and overall patient care.

Date posted: February 12, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full-time, Monday – Friday
Job summary:

We are seeking an individual with an interest in transitions of care to join our Medical Respite team at Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program. Medical Respite at BHCHP consists of two separate programs, each with a different model of care, that together encompass 124 beds for homeless men and women too sick for street or shelter. This position will work with both clinical and non-clinical staff to focus on developing safe discharge plans for patients admitted to one of these two programs. Specifics duties include but are not limited to:

Date posted: February 9, 2018
Site:
Hours:
Full time
Job summary:

This role will be based in the community and serve as a vital member of a multidisciplinary team that links homeless individuals with serious mental illness, substance use disorders, and/or complex medical illnesses with needed care including mental health, substance use, and primary care as well as services that address social determinants of health needs. This work is a part of a new MassHealth initiative that provides qualified MassHealth enrollees with a service benefit called Behavioral Health Community Partners. The Nurse Care Manager will supervise a team of 4 non-clinical Care Coordinators and provide clinical support to each Care Coordinators and their caseloads of (~35-45 per Care Coordinators) of enrollees. The NCM and the Care Coordinator form the BH CP Care Coordination Team will collaborate with the broader BH CP Care Team (PCP, BH clinicians, etc.) to ensure that the enrollees are receiving needed services and measuring progress towards the goals outlined in their Person Centered Care Plan.

Date posted: February 7, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Per Diem, Night shift 11PM – 7:30AM
Job summary:

This position provides daily nursing support for respite patients with responsibilities for patient assessment, administering of medicines and overall patient care. Other responsibilities include education patients on medication and general health information.

Date posted: January 31, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full time
Job summary:

The intent of this position is to provide key administrative support for members of the BHCHP Clinical Leadership Team. This position provides the opportunity to work closely with clinical leaders and become familiar with many facets of health care administration in a non-profit environment. Must be extremely organized and able to handle highly confidential information discretely, collaborate with various departments while interacting with individuals at all levels of the organization.

This position provides the foundation for senior leaders to be successful in leading. The ideal candidate will possess strong organizational, interpersonal, and computer skills.

Date posted: January 31, 2018
Site:
Hours:
Full time
Job summary:

This role will be based in the community and serve as a vital link connecting homeless individuals with serious mental illness, substance use disorders, and/or complex medical illnesses with needed care including mental health, substance use, and primary care as well as services that address social determinants of health needs. This work is a part of a new MassHealth initiative that provides qualified MassHealth enrollees with a service benefit called Behavioral Health Community Partners. The BH CP Care Coordinator will work as part of an interdisciplinary BH CP team and take responsibility for coordinating the care for 35-45 enrollees. The BH CP Care Coordinator will work closely with nurse care managers and will be responsible for the engaging their enrollees regularly (several times a month), mostly face to face, and making sure that the enrollee is getting connected to vital services and progressing towards the goals outlined in their Person Centered Care Plan.

Date posted: January 30, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Job summary:

The Information Systems Support Manager provides oversight and leadership to the Help Desk team in delivering responsive technical support to end-users with a focus on customer service, timeliness, and preventative maintenance. In addition to having oversight of support operations, the Support Manager also plans and coordinates key technology projects, upgrades, and roll-outs. In this capacity, the Support Manager will work in close coordination with the CIO and the Director of IT to set priorities and establish project timelines and deliverables.

Date posted: January 25, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
40 hrs/wk: 8am-4:30pm
Job summary:

This position is primarily responsible for assisting with the Social Security application process, including helping patients file the appropriate paperwork and following up on submitted applications. In addition, this position is responsible for maintaining a database of this information.

This position also contains outreach work at various shelter sites, helping patients obtain and maintain their health insurance benefits. In addition, this position serves as back up for appointment scheduling and patient intake primarily including fast-paced patient registration during the registration process, providing patient benefits assistance, greeting patients at the clinic front desk, directing patients appropriately, and facilitating communication between patients and clinic staff.

Date posted: January 25, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
20 hours per week
Job summary:

The HIV Team Nurse Case Manager will work with an interdisciplinary HIV team, which includes physicians, nurse practitioners, medical case managers, social workers, and other HIV nurses to provide excellent HIV care to homeless individuals receiving HIV primary care from Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP). From within this multidisciplinary, patient centered medical home model, this nurse will conduct clinical nursing assessments and triage for HIV team patients during routine and urgent medical visits, as well as during outreach and home visits. This nurse will also provide care coordination, medication adherence counseling and education, behavioral risk reduction counseling and harm reduction education, as well as offer general nurse case management and client advocacy services for HIV primary care patients at BHCHP.

Date posted: January 23, 2018
Site:
461 Walnut Ave, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Hours:
Days & Evenings (monthly rotation) 40 hours/week, Mon-Fri, 7am-3:30pm & 3pm-11:30pm
Job summary:

This position will coordinate care for the patients admitted/transferred to the Stacy Kirkpatrick House Stay in Bed Program from the Barbara McInnis House. The Senior Case Manager will be directly involved in managing the milieu of Stacy Kirkpatrick House and providing supportive patient-focused interventions. The Senior Case Manager will help coordinate patient activities, be the point person for volunteers at Stacy Kirkpatrick House, follow-up on the discharge plans started by the Barbara McInnis House case managers and coordinate with the clinic nurse regarding medical stability and readiness for discharge. Senior Case managers working after regular hours should be comfortable working independently as they will be handling building operations in the absence of other staff members.

Date posted: January 23, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full time
Job summary:

This role will be working with homeless individuals with serious mental illness, substance use disorders, and/or complex medical illnesses currently experiencing an in-patient psychiatric admission. This position will also spend 20% of his/her time managing transitions from the Suffolk County Jails. The BH CP LICSW Psychiatric Liaison will focus on transitions of care and serve as a vital link between these individuals, their in-patient psychiatric team, outpatient mental health provider, and primary care team. This work is part of a new MassHealth initiative that provides qualified MassHealth enrollees with a service benefit called Behavioral Health Community Partners. The Psychiatric Liaison will review the daily census to identify qualified enrollees who have been admitted to Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), Arbour Hospital, Solomon-Carter-Fuller crisis stabilization unit, and Tufts hospital for a psychiatric admission. After the enrollees have been identified, the liaison will round on patients and assist with discharge planning and serve as an advocate to these enrollees while they are in-patient if necessary. In addition, the Liaison will be responsible for helping to facilitate regular communication between the in-patient psychiatric team and the CP team. Regular communication via a data platform/web portal will also be an important part of this position. The Psychiatric Liaison will also review once a week who is planning to be released from the County Jails to help with the person’s transition back to the community by ensuring that individuals have timely mental health and primary care appointments.

Date posted: January 22, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full time
Job summary:

Under the direction of the Chief Operating Officer/Director of Clinical Operations, the Associate Director of Clinical Operations is responsible for the on-going operations and quality of patient care in assigned sites throughout the program. The Associate Director will work closely with the clinicians, nursing, and all staff at these locations in evaluating the current organization of services and establishing standards for and monitoring quality of care. The position is responsible for overall operations, management of personnel and for directly supervising the managers of those sites.

The Associate Director will work in conjunction with a clinical operations team to insure appropriate program oversight, integration of services, and compliance with all regulatory and quality assurance matters.

Date posted: January 18, 2018
Site:
Hours:
Job summary:

This position provides skilled administrative support and serves and an integral member of the 6-person Human Resources team. The Human Resources Operations Coordinator provides front-line customer service to BHCHP employees. In addition, this position includes ownership of assigned projects.

Date posted: January 17, 2018
Site:
444 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
40 hours/week Monday-Friday 12:00pm-8:30pm; Holiday coverage as needed
Job summary:

Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program is seeking full time Patient Benefits Coordinator at our Pine Street Inn Men’s Clinic, located at 444 Harrison Ave, Boston.

The Patient Benefits Coordinator provides both clinical and clerical support services that are essential to the overall functioning of the clinic.

Date posted: January 16, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Part-time; Sat & Sun:4pm-12am, Tues: 3:30pm-12am
Job summary:

This position requires the ability to work independently within a team environment.  The employee must be able to continuously assess the building needs regarding clean up or maintenance and report these needs to the supervisor.  Must be able to take direction well and be flexible in meeting the changing housekeeping and maintenance needs of the building. This is a 24-hour position

Date posted: January 12, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full Time
Job summary:

The purpose of this position is to provide ongoing assessment, intakes, evaluations and support services to opioid dependent patients. This clinician will also provide group and/or individual therapy. The clinician will provide expertise to providers and others regarding the treatment plan in conjunction with the medical needs of these patients. This clinician will also collaborate with team members and the patient with making outside referrals.

Date posted: January 10, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Job summary:

The Data and Reporting Systems Administrator has responsibility for maintaining BHCHP’s reporting environment, supporting and enabling the design, generation, and distribution of data and reports throughout the organization. Data sources include the electronic medical record and practice management system, ancillary clinical and operational systems, and external data sets such as payer claims data. The Data and Reporting Systems Administrator investigates and recommends innovative products, tools, and technologies that will enhance performance and quality in the organization through the use of data and analytics.

Date posted: January 8, 2018
Site:
Hours:
Job summary:

Provides comprehensive, high quality primary, episodic psychiatric care, including individual and group therapy if indicated, at various clinical sites staffed by Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program.

Date posted: January 8, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Job summary:

The intent of this position is to provide psychopharmacological evaluations and medication management to adult patients at a variety of sites while working in multi-disciplinary teams.

Date posted: January 8, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Per Diem
Job summary:

We are looking for experienced Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to work per diem in our 104 bed nationally known medical respite facility, the Barbara McInnis House. Medical care in respite is collaborative, challenging and rewarding. You will work alongside a multidisciplinary team of committed professionals to provide short-term medical and recuperative services for patients who are too sick for the shelters but who are not sick enough for the hospital. In this 24/7 program you will treat people experiencing a wide array of illnesses including pneumonia, cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS, cirrhosis, heart failure and participate in pre- and post-operative and end-of-life care.

Date posted: January 8, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
full-time
Job summary:

This role will work with a team of providers, RNs, and case managers to improve care delivery for a population of about 500-800 MassHealth that are receiving care from Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program. The Team Coordinator will work with his/her team to ensure that the enrolled population is getting access to needed behavior health and primary care services as well as connecting to services that address a person’s social determinants of health needs. The Team Coordinator will work with his/her team to identify services that will inform Health and Wellness programming; monitor metrics including quality, utilization, and patient engagement and work with team to identify and implement strategies that improve those metrics; and work with the senior administrative staff to leverage community resources to address population health needs. The Team Coordinator must be self-confident and comfortable collaborating with a multi-disciplinary team providing data feedback to improve population health. Experience working with homeless populations and navigating homeless/housing services and the health care system is desirable.

Date posted: January 8, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Weekend, 20-24 hours
Job summary:

We are looking for experienced Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to work weekends/part time in our 104 bed nationally known medical respite facility, the Barbara McInnis House. Medical care in respite is collaborative, challenging and rewarding. You will work alongside a multidisciplinary team of committed professionals to provide short-term medical and recuperative services for patients who are too sick for the shelters but who are not sick enough for the hospital. In this 24/7 program you will treat people experiencing a wide array of illnesses including pneumonia, cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS, cirrhosis, heart failure and participate in pre- and post-operative and end-of-life care.

Date posted: January 8, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full Time
Job summary:

We are looking for experienced Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants to work per diem in our 104 bed nationally known medical respite facility, the Barbara McInnis House. Medical care in respite is collaborative, challenging and rewarding. You will work alongside a multidisciplinary team of committed professionals to provide short-term medical and recuperative services for patients who are too sick for the shelters but who are not sick enough for the hospital. In this 24/7 program you will treat people experiencing a wide array of illnesses including pneumonia, cancer, diabetes, HIV/AIDS, cirrhosis, heart failure and participate in pre- and post-operative and end-of-life care.

Date posted: January 8, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Per Diem: Day, Evening and Night Shifts
Job summary:

This position provides all nursing related activities in association with primary care clinical operations including direct care and nursing case management activities, immunization and screening.

Date posted: January 8, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full-time
Job summary:

Perform all aspects of General Accounting functions including General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, Grant Management and other administrative related functions. Back up Accounts Payable and Payroll process.

Date posted: January 8, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full Time
Job summary:

Boston Health Care for the Homeless (BHCHP) is seeking a Peer Recovery Coach to work with homeless individuals accessing our Office-Based Addiction Treatment (OBAT) services. At BHCHP, we believe in a world without stigma. We advocate for the expansion of access to all types of addiction treatment, and we also recognize a parallel need to reduce the harms associated with drug use for people who do not seek treatment, who cannot currently access treatment, or who have recently relapsed. We do not require our patients to stop using before we start helping them, and we know that recovery is a life-long process. The ideal candidate for this role is a compassionate and self-motivated individual who is himself or herself in recovery from substance use disorder, who embraces the mission of BHCHP, and who is committed to offering hope to homeless and unstably housed individuals as they work towards achieving sustained recovery.

Date posted: December 26, 2017
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full-time
Job summary:

We are seeking an individual with an interest in transitions of care to join our Medical Respite team at Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program. Medical Respite at BHCHP consists of two separate programs, each with a different model of care, that together encompass 124 beds for homeless men and women too sick for street or shelter. This position will work with both clinical and non-clinical staff to focus on developing safe discharge plans for patients admitted to one of these two programs. Specifics duties include but are not limited to:

Date posted: December 14, 2017
Site:
444 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full-time, 40 hrs./week, 12-8:30pm and every other weekend 12pm-8:30pm or 6:00am-2:30pm
Job summary:

Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP) serves to provide the highest quality healthcare to our community’s most vulnerable and resilient patients. At the Pine St. Inn, BHCHP operates clinics within both the men’s and women’s emergency adult homeless shelters. Our clinics provide integrated primary care, behavioral health care, and urgent care as well as respond to medical emergencies within the shelter setting.

The Staff RN has responsibilities for provision of non judgmental, supportive care to patients at varying stages of disease processes and provides patient education on subjects including, but not limited to, medication management, chronic disease management and general health promotion.

Date posted: December 14, 2017
Site:
112 Southampton Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full-time, Evenings and Rotating Weekends; 6am – 2:30pm and/or 12pm – 8:30pm
Job summary:

Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program is seeking a full time RN evenings and weekends at our clinics at the Southampton Shelter, Transitions Shelters, and other sites as dictated by program needs.

Date posted: November 29, 2017
Site:
245 Eustis Street, Roxbury, MA 02119
Hours:
Per Diem, Weekdays; 8am-4:30pm
Job summary:

The purpose of this position is to provide nursing care for clinic patients as part of the multidisciplinary team. This position is crucial to assure that clinically appropriate and timely decisions are made and actions are taken around patient assessments, administering of medications, treatments and overall patient care.

Date posted: November 3, 2017
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full-time
Job summary:

The Clinical Informatics Specialist serves as a liaison and builds collaborative relationships between clinical leadership, IT, and end users to ensure the optimum design and use of clinical software workflows for patient safety, patient experience, resource efficiency, and revenue capture. This position is responsible for identifying opportunities to optimize key business processes, analyzing and articulating current state workflows and identifying barriers to optimization. The Clinical Informatics Specialist supports the electronic medical record (EMR) and provides onsite and phone support and guidance to users and the IT help desk. This position serves as the key point of contact with clinical software vendors, advocating for BHCHP’s needs and monitoring ongoing vendor support response.

Date posted: October 4, 2017
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
per diem - hours vary
Job summary:

This position requires the ability to work independently within a team environment.  The employee must be able to continuously assess the building needs regarding clean up or maintenance and report these needs to the supervisor.  Must be able to take direction well and be flexible in meeting the changing housekeeping and maintenance needs of the building.

Date posted: June 30, 2017
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Varies: Weekdays & Weekends 7am-3:30pm, 2pm-10:30pm, 8am-4:30pm
Job summary:

The per diem Unit Secretary fills in for open shifts. The purpose of the position is to provide phone coverage and support services which are essential to the overall functioning of the respite programs. The position is crucial to assure the continuity of patient care, providing an essential link for communication involving all departments and including transportation.