Tapestry Health seeks qualified professionals to join our team and make a difference!
We maintain sites throughout Western Massachusetts for the many roles in our agency. Currently, we have the following positions available:
Clinician (NP, PA, CNM)- Holyoke, Springfield, Amherst
Join our team and make a difference! Tapestry Health is a non-profit organization servicing Western Massachusetts for 40 years. We are currently seeking a dynamic candidate to fill the part time position (32 hours a week) of Clinician in our Holyoke, Springfield and Amherst sites.
Minimum Required Qualifications: Licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and Board Certified. Demonstrates professional, positive attitude and ability to work with a diverse team. Ability to serve diverse clientele and carry out administrative duties related to the practice.
Preferred Experience: Bilingual, Spanish. Background in women’s health and sexual reproductive health
Benefits: Besides joining a caring and progressive organization, other benefits include medical and dental insurance, life insurance, long term disability, paid vacation/sick time, 10 paid holidays, and an Employee Assistance Program.
Compensation: $35.00 per hour
Interested applicants can apply by emailing their cover letter and resume to:
Tapestry Health, Heather Mascarenhas, 296 Nonotuck Street 2nd Floor Florence, MA 01062
No phone calls please
IT and Information Systems Coordinator - Florence
Tapestry Health, a non-profit healthcare agency serving western MA for over 40 years, seeks a full time Information Technology and Information Systems Coordinator to be responsible for all telecommunications and electronic data systems within the agency, including a new system of electronic medical records. Responsibilities include installing and maintaining computer hardware, software and networks. S/he will also manage consultants and vendors for the agency's information systems, networks, phone, internet accounts, etc. This position manages and provides hardware and software maintenance, training and consultation, and recommendations about future planning and development of resources.
Essential Education, Experience and Skills:
Interested applicants should submit a resume with a detailed cover letter in pdf format, including your salary history, to
. Please include “IT Coordinator” in the subject line of your message. Review of applications will begin on November 7, 2014.
Full Time Needle Exchange Harm Reduction Counselor - Holyoke
Join our team and make a difference! Tapestry Health is a non-profit organization that provides a range of health services throughout Western Massachusetts. Currently, we have an opening for a Full Time Harm Reduction Counselor at our Needle Exchange Program in Holyoke. Bilingual in Spanish is highly preferred.
Qualifications: Experience with substance abuse and knowledge of HIV/AIDS prevention principles. Knowledge of drug using culture. Valid MA driver's license and reliable transportation. Ability to be creative and flexible, work independently as well as in a team. Skills in community education and organizing. Non-judgmental approach when working with clients.
High School Graduate or equivalent. Some working knowledge of the internet, Microsoft Word, and other computer programs. Knowledge of addiction theory, substance abuse treatment programs, HIV prevention, and viral hepatitis. Individuals in recovery are encouraged to apply.
Preferred Experiences, Skills, Education: Experience in street outreach. Ability to be creative and flexible, work independently and as well as in a team. Experience with data entry. Individuals in recover strongly encouraged to apply.
Primary Responsibilities: The Harm Reduction Counselor is responsible for working as part of a team to provide outreach and education to injection drug users in regards to HIV prevention. The Harm Reduction Counselor will work as part of a Harm Reduction Team to develop effective goals and strategies to identify, access, educate and support out-of-treatment injection drug users in reducing their risk for HIV infection or transmission. The Harm Reduction Counselor works as part of a team of Outreach Workers to ensure that services to the community are high quality, accessible and non-judgmental.
*Bilingual in Spanish is preferred
Compensation: $15.10 Per Hour
Interested candidates can apply by responding to this posting with their cover letter and resume or by mailing them to:
No phone calls please.
Director of Clinical Services (NP, PA,CNM) – Florence
Tapestry Health is a non-profit health care agency that has been serving western Massachusetts for over 40 years. Founded as the Family Planning Council of Western Massachusetts in 1973, Tapestry remains the only non-profit organization in the region to offer family planning and reproductive health care to often marginalized individuals, such as young people, women living in poverty, recent immigrants, injection drug users, the homeless, and men and women with HIV/AIDS, regardless of their ability to pay. With offices in Hampden, Hampshire, Franklin, and Berkshire Counties, we are able to provide a variety of services to our clients including Health Services, WIC programs, HIV prevention and support, homelessness and re-entry programs, and we operate the only two needle exchanges offered in Massachusetts west of Cambridge.
Director of Clinical Services
The Director of Clinical Services will collaborate with the Medical Director and the Chief Program Officer to ensure that all clinical services are high quality and customer oriented. The Director of Clinical Services will provide clinical consultation and on call clinical services, supervise all clinical staff, conduct performance reviews of clinical staff and assist in the development and implementation of clinical protocol and procedures and agency Quality Assurance monitoring and compliance.
This 30-40 hour a week position will be based out of the administrative offices in Florence with travel to our locations in Springfield, Holyoke, Northampton, Amherst, Greenfield, and Pittsfield.
Provide leadership and monitoring of the development of special projects and initiatives including implementation of new systems (clinical and administrative), pilot projects, and research projects. As well as the development and on-going implementation of meaningful use of EHR
Supervise clinical staff, to include the recruitment, training and on-going supervision.
Conduct annual performance reviews for clinicians
Conduct audits and chart reviews as mandated by MDPH, Title X, SAMHSA and other funders
Consult regularly with the Medical Director and collaborate on the development and implementation of medical protocols, medical policies & procedures, the drug formulary, quality assurance/quality improvement issues and new medical services and procedure
Act as on call medical consultant to all programs within the agency
Plan and conduct in-service training programs for licensed medical staff including the training and orientation of newly hired clinical staff including per-diem staff. Oversee the training/monitoring of non-clinical staff in performing specimen collection including blood draws
Attend and conduct meetings as needed
Provide coverage at sites as needed
Oversee agency preceptorship initiative
Act as liaison between the agency and external vendors providing medical/laboratory services
Performs other duties as assigned
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse in Massachusetts. (NP, CNM, PA)
Three year clinical experience required, women’s health preferred.
Able to sit at a desk to use computer and make phone calls.
Able to carry out typical administrative functions, computer skills.
Supports the mission and goals of the agency
Preferred Experience: Bilingual, Spanish. Background in women’s health and sexual reproductive health.
Needle Exchange Program Intern (Holyoke): Spanish language skills highly desired. Learn about harm reduction, overdose prevention, and culture and practices of injection drug users; perform administrative duties (answer phones, greet clients, record data of client encounters); offer supplies and education to clients; help to maintain inventory; represent agency at community outreach events; assist with other tasks as needed.
Tapestry Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.