The Healthcare Consortium is an equal opportunity employer and values having a diverse staff. Employment opportunities are based upon individual capabilities and qualifications without regard to race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic as established under law.  The Consortium’s offices are located in an ADA-compliant facility.   

 

New York State’s Labor Law 740, “the whistleblower” protection law, covers all private sector employees.  The Healthcare Consortium’s Whistleblower Policy may be found here.

 

The Healthcare Consortium is thrilled to be hosting two Public Health Americorps Members from September 2022 through June/July 2023. 

The Public Health Service Corps is an AmeriCorps National Service Program administered by the Rural Health Network of South Central New York. The purpose of the Public Health Service Corps is to provide meaningful service and learning opportunities for people committed to improving the health and well-being of the people living in their communities.

AmeriCorps Members serving through the Public Health Service Corps have the opportunity to serve their communities as they develop professional skills, build teamwork and leadership abilities, learn more about the areas of nonprofit management and community health, and connect with a broad network of AmeriCorps members, alumni and supporters. Americorps Members serve at partnering host sites, of which the Healthcare Consortium, based in Hudson, NY, is one.

Successful applicants to become Americorps Members will demonstrate the following proficiencies and values:

  • An interest in, and commitment to, health and/or rural communities and people
  • Evidence of current and/or past volunteer service activities
  • Communication skills, including writing and verbal communication with clarity and accuracy
  • Self direction: Members must be self-directed and show evidence of their ability to work independently and efficiently

Other requirements:

  • Applicants must be 18 years of age or older
  • Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents, clear a National Service Criminal History Check, and have their high school diploma or GED of current
  • Applicants must also be up-to-date on their COVID vaccinations

Compensation for Americorps Members:

Term of Service Average hours/week FTE Living Allowance Stipend Education Award Total Compensation
1200 hours 30-35 0.7 $15,000 $4,546.50 $19,546.50
900 hours 20-25 0.5 $11,000 $3,247.50 $14,247.50

 

For more information about the Public Health Americorps Program, visit: www.ruralhealthservicecorps.org.

The Healthcare Consortium will be hosting the following Public Health Americorps positions:

TRANSPORTATION PROGRAM ASSISTANT

HEALTH EDUCATOR

Applications for these Public Health Americorps positions must be made directly to the Rural Health Network of South Central NY here.