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Support Intensity Scale [SIS] Assessor - REMOTE PA in Philadelphia, PA at KEPRO

Date Posted: 2/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/18/2018

Job Description

KEPRO is a rapidly growing national quality improvement and caremanagement organization. We work to ensure that over 1 billion people receivethe right care, at the right time, in the right setting.  

SIS Assessor


Administers a needs assessment instrument toindividuals enrolled in the Consolidated and P/FDS waivers, individuals receiving Autism services,individuals receiving services from private and public ICF/IDs, and individuals on DHS-ODP’s waitinglist and individuals identified to be enrolled in the programs; collects assessment-related data and enters needs assessment data.

  • Comply with all applicable regulations and requirements (HIPAA, Medicaid, etc.)
  • Record data in SIS databases
  • Track multiple monthly assessment referrals
  • Understand and be able to explain SIS results
  • Attend monthly SIS team meetings

REQUIREMENTS

  • 4-year college degree; work in the field of human services; and have experience workingdirectly with individuals diagnosed with intellectual disabilities (“ID”) and Autism SpectrumDisorder (“ASD”);
  • Must have experience with interviewing and communicating with individuals with ID and Autism andadministering standard assessments.
  • Ability to travel as part of the SIS assessor team
  • Excellent communications skills and computer experience
  • Must be able to pass criminalbackground clearances from the Pennsylvania State Police and Child Abuse Clearances per the ChildProtective Services Law (“CPL”), 23 Pa. C.S. Chapter 63
Preferred qualifications
  • Possess the skills to engage the individual with ID or ASD so that the user is able to understandthe individual, despite language and communication abilities, and that the individual with IDand/or ASD understands the intent of the assessment questions, paying particular attention to theindividual’s struggle with abstract concepts
  • Experience working with individuals with ID and ASD with co-occurring mental healthand physical health challenges. 

For consideration, please submit resume and cover letter with salaryrequirements. Only those candidates identified for an interview will becontacted. No Phone Calls Please.  Visit ourwebsite at www.kepro.com for more information on the KEPRO Family ofCompanies.  

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

KEPRO is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is aninternet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) inpartnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allowsparticipating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility oftheir newly hired employees in the United States.



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