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Disability Program Specialist II

Company: University of Kentucky
Location: Louisville
Posted on: June 24, 2022

Job Description:

Posting Details
Posting Details Job Title Disability Program Specialist II

Requisition Number RE34511

Working Title Technical Assistance Quality Administrator

Department Name 40526:Interdisciplinary Human Develo

Work Location Louisville, Ky.

Grade Level 45

Salary Range $46,342-76,461/year

Type of Position Staff

Position Time Status Full-Time

Required Education MA

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience 5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification None

Physical Requirements Sitting or standing for extended periods of time at a computer work station; performing repetitive motion tasks; regular job-related travel; effectively communicating with individuals from diverse backgrounds and varied professional levels.

Shift Monday - Friday; 8:00am-4:30pm flexible as job requires

Job Summary Work and travel for this position located in the Louisville, KY area.This position will provide on-site technical assistance to Supports for Community Living agencies to improve the quality of services provided to waiver participants; Serve as the primary point of contact for assigned providers; Assist with certification reviews and utilization/billing reviews when needed; Monitor Plan of Correction implementation; Conduct follow-up for complaints and complete investigations as assigned; Work collaboratively within a team structure; Complete required documentation.

This position will advance the mission and strategic plan of the Human Development Institute ( HDI ) through research, education and outreach. This position will contribute to a workplace in which individual differences are recognized, appreciated, respected and responded to in ways that fully develop and utilize each person's talents and strengths.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID -19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID -19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No

Preferred Education/Experience Driver's license preferred. Preferred experience with Medicaid Waivers for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.

Deadline to Apply 06/26/2022

University Community of Inclusion The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Keywords: University of Kentucky, Louisville , Disability Program Specialist II, Other , Louisville, Kentucky

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