ur mission at Apicha Community Health Center is to improve the health of our community and to increase access to comprehensive primary care, preventive health services, mental health, and supportive services. We are committed to excellence and to providing culturally competent services that enhance the quality of life. We advocate for and provide a welcoming environment for underserved and vulnerable people, especially Asians and Pacific Islanders, the LGBT Community and individuals living with and affected by HIV/AIDS.
We are currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner (Adult or Family) to work at our Jackson Heights location.
Position Summary: The Nurse Practitioner provides primary medical care to a panel of adult patients or families. The Nurse Practitioner will also provide basic mental health screenings and treatment of non-emergency mental health conditions.
Qualifications: Graduate of accredited Nurse Practitioner Program; Certification as ANP or FNP; Unrestricted license to practice in NY; Current DEA certificate without restriction; BLS; Knowledge of HIV medical care a plus; AAHIVM or HIVMA certification preferred but not required; Experience working with LGBT and/or Asian and Pacific Islander population preferred; Ability to use common office software (Word, Excel and Powerpoint), and EMR; Understanding of health issues/concerns of A&PI LGBTQI populations; Must have good human relations and communication skills; Bilingual is a plus (English and Spanish or South Asian or East Asian or South East Asian)