CLINICAL CASE MANAGER
Under general direction, reviews delivery of behavior programs to subcontracted vendor participants based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA). Ensures subcontractors provide adequate caregiver training; assures the development and delivery of specific intervention activities in accordance with the treatment plan by auditing subcontracted vendors and monitoring development of children diagnosed on the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
Evaluates subcontracted vendor’s programs for quality assurance by observing procedures at locations throughout the organization’s territory.
Reviews and approves treatment plans and progress reports submitted by the subcontracted vendor(s). Assures authorization is active for each participant receiving subcontracted therapy and participant is making progress toward established goals.
Troubleshoots and resolve subcontracted vendor/parent concerns, e.g. expired authorization, monitoring vendor productivity, or ensuring participant receives appropriate level of care.
Evaluates effective subcontracted vendor service by reviewing participant assignments to a subcontracted vendor and the adequacy of communication to relevant parties (e.g., family, administrative assistant, etc.).
Participates in all monthly meetings. Conducts annual vendor audits and corresponding written follow-up as assigned by the Director.
Prepares and reports monthly caseload status including participant concerns and progress, and vendor concerns.
Performs other duties as assigned
Master’s degree from an accredited college or university with a concentration in early childhood education/development, early childhood special education, special education, psychology or related field.
Must be a Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA); Marriage Family Therapist (MFT) or licensed psychologist preferred.
Three years of related professional experience working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) in a multidisciplinary team setting preferred.
Advanced knowledge of scientifically-validated methodologies and approaches found to benefit children with ASD; familiar with current related research findings.
Expertise in approaches to intervention based on the science of Applied Behavior Analysis. Competent in employing and directing behavior analytic methodologies including Pivotal Response Training (PRT), Natural Environment Teaching (NET), Picture Exchange Communication System (PECS), Behavior Skills Training (BST), and Experimental Functional Analysis (EFA).
Expertise in all empirically evaluated assessment and intervention strategies related to program and service delivery for individuals with ASD.
Strong clinical, administrative, and leadership skills. Case management experience required.
Able to interpret and implement policies, procedures, and regulations.
Able to consistently demonstrate good judgment and decision-making skills.
Ability to maintain customer service orientation and professionalism in all interactions.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $75,000.00 to $80,000.00 /year