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Resources For Human Development, Inc. Program Specialist I in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Description/Job Summary

The Program Specialist position holds the responsibility of supporting health, safety, and growth of the individuals in the program; including medical requirements, programmatic concerns, incident reporting and individual finances. A commitment to the RHD values should be demonstrated as job duties are performed.

Responsibilities/Duties

Position Summary

The Program Specialist position holds the responsibility of supporting health, safety, and growth of the individuals in the program; including medical requirements, programmatic concerns, incident reporting and individual finances. A commitment to the RHD values should be demonstrated as job duties are performed.

  • Schedule, chair and document ISP meetings and consumer reviews along with SC. Monitor annual ISP progress for all consumers, along with SC's and other members of the consumer's team. Ensure all ISP's are accurate and person-centered

  • Write instructional plans for the implementation of goals, objectives, and outcomes to implement consumer long and short-term goals and train all staff in the implementation of ISPs annually

  • Provide staff training as it relates to service delivery requirements and expectations as outlines in each consumers ISP.

  • Organize, maintain and update consumer files in accordance with the DPW 6400 regulations

  • Audit and monitor files at the office and sites

  • Participate and coordinate licensing preparations and provider monitoring paperwork

  • Complete and review annual assessments and progress summaries for all consumers, all monthly and quarterly progress notes and lifetime medical histories

  • Ensure that all consumers' medical, dental, psychiatric, and psychological services are scheduled in accordance with 6400 regulations and doctor recommendations

  • Attend consumer medical and psychiatric appointments in the absence of Site Supervisor

  • Ensure that all service delivery forms, individual goal sheets and data sheets and other forms as requires by the regulations, RHD, Division or program are completed in a timely manner and accurately reflect the consumer's individual needs.

Required Experience

2 Years Experience working with Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university.

Required Qualifications

Valid Drivers License

Program Summary

Mainstay Philadelphia

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