Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Planned Parenthood of New York City is seeking an Advanced Practice Clinician- Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant to join our Clinical Services team.
This Advanced Practice Clinician- Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant floats between our health centers in the: Bronx (349 E. 149th Street, Bronx, NY), Manhattan (26 Bleecker Street, New York, NY), Queens (21-41 45th Road, Long Island City, NY), Brooklyn (44 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY), Staten Island (23 Hyatt Street, Staten Island, NY)
APCs are scheduled 35 hours per week which could include Saturdays.
WHAT THE APC DOES:
Under medical supervision, provides medical and pelvic examinations for the purpose of assessing general health and eligibility for contraception, to ascertain pregnancy, and to ascertain the need for and provide therapeutic assistance for a determined range of infections and disorders
Provides post-abortion evaluation and care
Provides relevant health instruction including family planning, HIV counseling, nutrition, sexual health counseling, and principles of health promotion and maintenance
Initiates and manages the client’s chosen contraceptive method
Evaluates and manages Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Collaborates with physicians and other members of the health care team and makes referrals to medical and community resources as indicated
WE ARE SEEKING CANDIDATES WITH THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum Qualifications Master of Science in Nursing (NP Only) OR Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS), Health Science (MHS), or Medical Science (MMSc). Active NY State licensure as a Registered Nurse Practitioner or Registered Physician Assistant. One (1) year of clinical experience in Sexual Reproductive Health (SRH).
Preferred Qualifications: Excellent oral and written communication skills, Excellent organizational skills. Strong commitment to building a patient-centric practice and clinical team. Bilingual (preferred)
ALL POSITIONS AT PLANNED PARENTHOOD REQUIRE: Proof of immunization or immunity to certain communicable diseases (including influenza during the flu season) and testing for tuberculosis. These certifications are required by the NYC DOHMH Health Code, NYSDOH and OSHA.
WHY WORK AT PPNYC?
It is an exciting and important time to work with Planned Parenthood of New York City. We are building on our strength with dynamic new leadership, talented staff members, engaged donors and activists, and amazing community partners. We are determined to thrive and grow in these times of transition and resistance. Working at PPNYC is more than a job. It is an opportunity to help ensure that all New Yorkers have access to affordable, high-quality sexual and reproductive health care and evidence-based education programing so they can lead healthy lives and fulfill their dreams. We approach our work through a reproductive justice lens, seeking to break down the barriers, whether through our services, education or advocacy efforts, which prevent individuals from accessing the health care and information they need and deserve. At PPNYC, we provide the absolute best care to our patients and our communities through innovative health care delivery and education programming. We care for everyone who walks through our doors regardless of insurance, ability to pay or immigration status. As a leading voice for reproductive freedom, PPNYC fiercely advocates for policies to ensure that all New Yorkers will have access to the full range of reproductive health care services and information. PPNYC knows that our greatest asset is our people. We offer competitive compensation and robust benefits package to eligible employees. Our benefits package includes comprehensive health and dental insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan including an employer contribution, and generous paid time off. Planned Parenthood of New York City is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse workforce and inclusive workplace. People of color, people with disabilities, and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people are encouraged to apply. We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, socio-economic status, marital or veteran status, pregnancy status or sexual orientation.
Internal Number: Req#82
About Planned Parenthood of New York City
For 100 years, Planned Parenthood of New York City (PPNYC) has been a beacon of hope for the thousands of individuals and families who rely on us for essential reproductive health care, innovative educational programs, and effective advocacy.