Job Openings

Date posted: December 14, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Monday-Friday, Part-time 32 hours per week
Job summary:

Boston Health Care for the Homeless is seeking an experiences Registered Nurse to work in a harm reduction role at the Engagement Center, a new drop-in day center for homeless individuals of Boston, and SPOT (Supportive Place for Observation and Treatment), the RIZE Room which are our sedation monitoring programs. The ideal candidate for this role is a compassionate and self-motivated individual who embraces the mission of BHCHP and is committed to delivering high quality nursing care in a low-threshold community environment.

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 and RIZE 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: December 13, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full-Time; Monday-Friday, 8:30AM-5:00PM
Job summary:

Since 1985, the mission of Boston Healthcare for the Homeless has remained to provide or assure access to the highest quality health care for all persons experiencing homelessness in the greater Boston area. Our dedicated clinical and non-clinical staff works hard to bring the mission alive. The fundamental expression of that mission is the care of those individuals who avoid shelters and sleep on the streets. This population suffers very high mortality rates and presents a complex burden of co-occurring medical, mental health and addictions problems that places them at great risk. Living throughout the year on our city’s streets, this group is exposed to the extremes of violence and weather and are among the highest users of emergency medical services.

Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program Street Team is seeking a full-time RN Care Manager. You’ll work with an integrated and multidisciplinary team that seeks out the men and women of our city who live in alleys and under bridges, offering both urgent and continuous medical and behavioral health care. The Team utilizes two internists, two psychiatrists, a nurse practitioner and a case manager to offer fully integrated and co-located care. To succeed in this role, you must be a flexible, compassionate, and self-motivated individual who embraces the mission. You are committed to delivering low-threshold, high-quality nursing and care management in various non-traditional locations, to a vulnerable population of individuals with a history of chronic street homelessness.

Date posted: December 12, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
40 hours per week, Full Time: Wednesday through Friday 7:30am– 4:00pm and Saturday & Sunday 3:30pm- 12:00am
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: December 12, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full Time
Job summary:

Are you looking for an opportunity to lead in the nursing field? We are seeking an RN Manager for the Admissions Department at Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP) where we are committed to delivering exceptional health services to some of our community’s most vulnerable—and most resilient—citizens.

Date posted: December 11, 2018
Site:
245 Eustis Street, Roxbury, MA 02119
Hours:
full time
Job summary:

A professional nurse who has both administrative and clinical responsibilities for the daily operation of the outreach clinic at Casa Esperanza. Responsibilities include planning, implementing, supervising and evaluating the delivery of patient care within established regulatory guidelines and professional nursing practice standards. This is done through management of human, fiscal and other resources as well as professional collaborative relationships.

Date posted: December 11, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
full time M-F, days
Job summary:

Since 1985, the mission of Boston Healthcare for the Homeless has remained to provide or assure access to the highest quality health care for all persons experiencing homelessness in the greater Boston area. Our dedicated clinical and non-clinical staff work hard to bring the mission alive. To do that, an environment of dignity and respect where patients and staff feel safe and welcomed is vital.

The Milieu/Behavioral Manager, in collaboration with the security staff and a multidisciplinary team, is responsible for creating such an environment. You will greet patients when coming into the building to help them navigate an array of services across the program. Given the complexity of the environment, you’ll help identify patient concerns and needs to determine the most appropriate services. You will also help identify patients under the influence of substances and work in conjunction with security and/or medical staff to avoid behavioral escalations and keep everyone safe.

Date posted: November 29, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
full-time
Job summary:

Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP) is seeking a dedicated Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist to join us. In our non-profit organization over 12,000 homeless men, women, and children are seen each year. Thousands of individuals find themselves homeless in greater Boston every year. Among them are chronically ill adults, veterans, children, and the elderly. They are the people who stay in emergency shelters or motel rooms, eat in soup kitchens, or visit drop-in centers.

We are committed to ensuring that every one of these individuals has access to comprehensive health care, from preventative dental services to cancer treatment. Our clinicians, case managers, and mental health providers work in more than 60 locations to deliver exceptional health services to some of our community’s most vulnerable—and most resilient—citizens. Some of the priorities that draw us to this work are: responding to social crisis and injustice; developing long-term individual relationships and empowering the disempowered. We enjoy working with our colleagues and we love our patients.

Date posted: November 20, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full time
Job summary:

Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP) is looking for a Senior Administrative Associate to provide dynamic administrative support for the BHCHP clinical leadership. Are you an organized, energetic, and ambitious individual? Then you will find this position to be challenging and fun. Do you have a strong interest in community health, medicine, and not-for-profit management? Then join the BHCHP Clinical Team!

At BHCHP over 12,000 men, women, and children experiencing homelessness are seen each year. We are committed to ensuring that every one of these individuals has access to comprehensive health care, from preventative dental services to cancer treatment. You will find challenging and satisfying work every day alongside people who share the same drive and compassion as you do.

Date posted: November 15, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
full time, Monday - Friday
Job summary:

Do you love numbers and thrive in professional, motivated, collaborative environments? That is what you’ll find when you join Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP). Our staff work in more than 60 locations caring for our community’s most vulnerable—and most resilient—citizens. We serve over 12,000 men, women, and children experiencing homelessness each year. Our mission is to ensure that every one of them has access to the highest quality health care.

We are seeking a self-motivated and detailed oriented Payroll/Accountant to work with our exceptional and dedicated finance team in collaboration with other internal partners to provide payroll and financial support to the organization. In keeping with our mission, this support is critical as we strive to maintain high quality standards of patient care. You will find challenging and satisfying work alongside colleagues who share your drive and your compassion.

Date posted: November 9, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
40 hours per week, Monday-Friday, 8:30 AM- 5 PM
Job summary:

Join our team as a Peer Recovery Coach!

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 the Suffolk House of Correction. 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, incarcerated and unstably housed individuals as they work towards achieving sustained recovery.

Date posted: November 9, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full time - Monday - Friday
Job summary:

Work should be fulfilling. Inspiring. That is what you’ll find when you join Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP). Our staff work in more than 60 locations caring for our community’s most vulnerable—and most resilient—citizens. We serve over 12,000 men, women, and children experiencing homelessness each year. Our mission is to ensure that every one of them has access to the highest quality health care.

In keeping with our mission, we are seeking a talented and compassionate Care Coordinator (Case Manager) to work with our team of exceptional, multidisciplinary to practice and maintain high quality standards of patient care. You will find challenging and satisfying work alongside colleagues who share your drive and your compassion.

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

Work should be fulfilling. Inspiring. That is what you’ll find when you join Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP). Our staff work in more than 60 locations caring for our community’s most vulnerable—and most resilient—citizens. We serve over 12,000 men, women, and children experiencing homelessness each year. Our mission is to ensure that every one of them has access to the highest quality health care.

In keeping with our mission, we are seeking a talented and compassionate Dentist to work with our team of exceptional, multidisciplinary dental staff to practice and maintain high quality standards of patient care. You will find challenging and satisfying work alongside colleagues who share your drive and your compassion.

Date posted: November 1, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
40 Hrs/Wk, Weekends and Weekdays, 6am-2:30pm & 10am-7:30pm
Job summary:

This position requires assisting with meal preparation, food service to patients as well as clean up while following safety and sanitation codes. Must be able to work independently, but within a team environment.

Date posted: October 5, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
full time, some evenings
Job summary:

Summary of Position:

Wonderful opportunity to do cutting-edge public health work at the intersection of the HIV/viral hepatitis/opioid epidemics as a part of a vibrant multidisciplinary HIV team at Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program (BHCHP)—a program recognized nationally for its innovative programming and provision of the highest quality health care for individuals and families experiencing homelessness.

The HIV Prevention Outreach Worker provides outreach based health education and harm reduction counseling and testing for HIV, hepatitis C and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) to high risk populations with an emphasis on reaching people who inject drugs and who are simultaneously experiencing homelessness. The Outreach Worker will also provide short term navigation for people with newly identified HIV, hepatitis C or sexually transmitted infections to support them in successfully accessing necessary health care and support services.

LGBTQ-identified persons and people of color are encouraged to apply.

Date posted: September 28, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
21 hours, with holiday coverage, Monday through Friday 7am – 10am and Saturday and Sunday 6:30am – 9:30am
Job summary:

Transporting guests to and from assigned appointments at various sites in Greater Boston.

Date posted: September 12, 2018
Site:
245 Eustis Street, Roxbury, MA 02119
Hours:
Monday–Friday 8:30am-5:00pm; Hours May Vary
Job summary:

GENERAL STATEMENT OF OVERALL OBJECTIVES OF THE POSITION:
Provide skilled BILINGUAL (Spanish and English) nursing services to opioid dependent patients and their significant support systems including: ongoing assessment, intakes, evaluations, triage, teaching, inductions, and stabilizations. Assist in the primary care of patients within the opioid treatment program, and facilitate support and services provided at other settings. Collaborate with team members at various BHCHP clinic settings, outside referral sites, and with providers from addiction settings throughout Massachusetts. This position will be half time at Casa Esperanza and half time at one of our other BHCHP sites. This position will report directly to the OBOT Supervisor with a dotted line to the specific site directors.

Date posted: July 26, 2018
Site:
39 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02116
Hours:
40 hours per week, 8:30am - 5:00pm; but hours may vary and may include evening hours
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: July 11, 2018
Site:
Hours:
Per Diem/as needed
Job summary:

WHO WE ARE:
At Boston health care for the homeless program (BHCHP) we care for over 12,000 homeless men, women, and children each year. We are passionate about our dedication to ensuring that every one of these individuals has access to comprehensive health care, from preventative dental services to cancer treatment. Our clinicians, case managers, and mental health providers work in more than 60 locations to deliver the highest quality health services to some of our community’s most vulnerable—and most resilient—citizens. We enjoy working with each other and we love our patients.

Are you drawn to the following priorities: responding to social crisis and injustice; developing long-term individual relationships; empowering the disempowered; and offering life-saving interventions? If so we hope you consider applying for this position.

Date posted: June 20, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Per Diem, Monday – Friday, 8 am – 4:30 pm
Job summary:

The Case Manager works in collaboration with a multidisciplinary team to provide comprehensive case management services to homeless individuals. These services include, but are not limited to, benefits (SSI, General Relief), housing, primary care, social and psychiatric services. A Case Manager follows individual patients through a course of treatment, identifying barriers to further care and discharge planning.

Date posted: June 5, 2018
Site:
Hours:
full time
Job summary:

This position will serve as a backup for the Patient Finance Manager so as to guarantee continuity of business by securing the department’s leadership capacity. The Patient Billing Supervisor will amass the necessary knowledge and information to serve as the Patient Finance Manager in the latter’s absence and/or assist the Patient Finance Manager with the more complex tasks pertaining to the department’s operations and management.

Date posted: May 21, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Part-time, Friday through Sunday, 8:30-5:00 – 24 hours
Job summary:

The purpose of this position is to provide support services, treatment planning and milieu management support at the Barbara McInnis House. Services include: individual and group therapy for patients with primary SUD diagnoses, provide support for scheduled AA/NA/Smart Recovery meetings, assist teams with discharge planning including completing treatment program referrals and facilitating appropriate discharges and follow up services as needed.

Date posted: May 17, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Per Diem, All Shifts
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: May 14, 2018
Site:
Hours:
Per Diem, Holiday and Vacation Coverage, Saturday, Sunday And Holiday From 6:30am – 10am; Hours And Shifts Will Vary Monday – Friday Based On Coverage Needs
Job summary:

Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program is seeking an experienced and reliable driver to join our team as a per diem Driver to safely transport patients to medical and other appointments. The ideal candidate will be flexible, have clean driving record and possess a strong desire to work with underserved populations. Due to the various hours and shifts for this position, flexibility to work when needed is highly desirable.

Date posted: May 14, 2018
Site:
Hours:
Varies: Weekdays & Weekends 7am-3:30pm, 2pm-10:30pm
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.

Date posted: May 8, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Varies
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: May 2, 2018
Site:
794 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Part Time (20 Hours/Week) Monday – Friday, 4 – 8:30 PM
Job summary:

Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program is seeking a Nurse Manager at Woods Mullen Shelter. The Charge/Staff RN is either an RN who has both clinical and administrative responsibilities for the daily operation of the Primary Care Clinic at Woods Mullen Shelter. Responsibilities include planning, implementing, supervising and evaluating the delivery of patient care within established regulatory guidelines and professional nursing practice standards.

Wood Mullen Shelter is located at 784 Rear Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA 02118. This position is part-time, 20 hours per week with benefits.

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: January 10, 2018
Site:
780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118
Hours:
Full-time
Job summary:

Are you someone who has the skills to maintain the data reporting environment for a non-profit organization? Are you able to identify ways to use data analytics to improve performance and quality metrics? The Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program (BHCHP) Data and Reporting Systems Administrator has this responsibility in addition to, supporting and enabling the design, generation, and distribution of data and reports throughout the organization. Data sources include our electronic medical record and practice management system, ancillary clinical and operational systems, and external data sets such as payer claims data related to patient care. The Data and Reporting Systems Administrator investigates and recommends creative products, tools, and technologies that will use data and analytics to improve quality measurements.

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:
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: 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.