Career Opportunities

5 Career Opportunities at Desert AIDS Project


Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, the Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) will float between the front and back office performing both clerical and clinical duties. Duties include performing nursing procedures prior to the clinicians visit with the patient while assuring positive care outcomes.

New Posting Certified Medical Assistant - Part Time
Palm Springs, CA92262
Under the direction of the Charge Nurse, the Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) will float between the front and back office performing both clerical and clinical duties. Duties include performing nursing procedures prior to the clinicians visit with the patient while assuring positive care outcomes.

Under the direction of the Warehouse Manager (in Palm Springs location) and Store Coordinator - Merchandising (in Cathedral City and Palm Desert locations), the Product Flow Coordinator (PFC) is responsible for performing tasks related to receiving donated merchandise, and sorting it to its appropriate area for processing. In addition the PFC is responsible for stocking merchandise to the floor after it has been processed.

New Posting Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner - Full Time/Part Time
Palm Springs, CA92262
Under the direction of the Behavioral Health Manager, the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP) serves as a member of the Behavioral Health Team and performs initial psychiatric assessments, including furnishing and managing psychotropic medication; crisis visits for established Desert AIDS Project (DAP) clients; psychiatric consultation to other providers; ordering and review of lab work or other studies; and referral to other providers as appropriate. The PNP shall not independently diagnosis, treat or manage all patient conditions encountered, but rather will utilize his/her assessment and disease management skills in conjunction with the Standardized Procedures and physician consultations, as deemed appropriate, in order to meet the behavioral health needs of their patients.

Psychiatrist
Palm Springs, CA92262
Under the direction of the Behavioral Health Manager, the Psychiatrist serves as a member of our Behavioral Health (BH) Team. The team includes psychiatrists, psychotherapists and substance use counselors, who work as part of a larger group of medical and dental clinicians and case managers. The psychiatrist will provide initial psychiatric assessments and ongoing medication management for our patients and will also provide consultation as needed to other medical providers, nursing staff and case managers.