“Awesome benefits, great working environment offers the opportunity to make a change in the lives of those in need!”
EIHAB Human Services currently seeks Quality Assurance Specialist in Howell, NJ
EIHAB Human Services is a multilingual, multicultural nonprofit organization dedicated to serving children and adults with developmental disabilities and behavioral health challenges.
We believe every human being deserves the chance to succeed. Through high quality, compassionate care, we aim to help physically and mentally challenged individuals (many of whom live in undeserved communities) lead fulfilling, productive lives.
Our multidisciplinary team of clinicians, administrators, social workers and direct support professionals work together to deliver exemplary care and person-centered planning, fostering greater independence and community inclusion for the many individuals we serve.
Responsibilities and Duties
•Develop, implement and oversee quality assurance and regulatory compliance strategies with regard to program-related licensing standards.
•The Quality Assurance Specialist is a professional in the field of behavioral health who will provide a system of continuing quality improvement for the agency’s programs and its employees.
•The Quality Assurance Specialist will ensure EIHAB’s compliance with accrediting bodies and funding sources (DDD and OOL) and EIHAB’s policy and procedures.
•This position will assist in the identification and presentation of outcome measures,; participate in the design, execution, and analysis of evaluation measures and training data; and participate in Pre-Service and other in-house training.
•The Quality Assurance Specialist serves as a member of EIHAB’s Continuous Quality Improvement Committee.
•The Quality Assurance Specialist is responsible for monitoring and overseeing program compliance and ensures that services are rendered in accordance with all safety regulations, federal and state regulations, agency, and corporate polices.
•The Quality Case Manager is required to cooperate with the Office of Licensing and Department of Human Services staff during inspections and investigations.
•The Quality Assurance Specialist is required to report unusual incidents as outlined in Division Circular #14 and EIHAB policies. Performs other duties as deemed necessary for the agency.
Qualifications and Skills
Qualification Requirements : To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and Experience : Employees must be 21 years of age. Bachelor’s Degree preferred in psychology, social work, special education with two years experience in a behavioral healthcare setting.
Certification, License, Registration : Driver’s license valid in the state of New Jersey, plus three years driving history and a driving record in good standing.
Knowledge, Skill and Ability: Ability to read, write, and communicate well. Ability to document in the individual’s charts and treatment plans required. Ability to do simple math required. Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel a plus. Knowledge of current principles and practices of behavioral healthcare, specific to the developmentally disabled population.
Full Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision, PTO, 403B (Employer contribution after 1 year FT employees only)
Job Type: Full-time
Company address:1001 Route 9 North Howell, NJ 07731