Sevita Qualified Intellectual Disabilities Professional in Bellevue, Nebraska
REM Iowa, a member of the Sevita family, provides services for adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities and other complex challenges.
This position is located in Council Bluffs, IA
QIDP (Qualified Intellectual Disability Professional) – REM Iowa, ICFThis position is located in Shelby, IA
REM Iowa is seeking QIDP to provide oversight and support of individual programming and needs in assigned ICF programs. The QIDP will work closely with facility and day program staff to ensure consistency and ensure service design and delivery, providing each individual with an active appropriate treatment program. This position will observe individuals, review data and progress and revise programs based on individual needs and performance. The QIDP will also ensure that any discrepancies or conflicts between programmatic, medical, dietary, and vocational aspects of the individual’s assessment and program are resolved and will ensure follow-up to recommendations for services, equipment, or programs.
The QIDP will support one ICF Program Director and their applicable book of business.
Write and update individual’s POC, programs, data sheets, corresponding informed consents and staff training sheets; prepares for and participates in Plan of Care/ IDT team meetings
Conducts training on individual programming for facility and day program staff
Completes ongoing required documentation for each individual served, such as monthly documentation and progress notes.
Ensures that all records are accurate, up-to-date, and in compliance with legal and corporate requirements.
Ensures follow-up to recommendations for services, equipment, or programs; and ensures that adequate supports and assistive devices are present to promote independence.
Attend and participate in facility and vocational program staff meetings
Conduct observations of all shifts at each facility and at the day program; provides feedback and recommendations to supervisors and staff regarding program implementation / observations
Ensure Comprehensive Function Assessment’s (CFA) are completed and reviewed annually; update as individual’s needs change
Maintains knowledge of clinical standards and ensures compliance in terms of treatment interventions with all regulatory, contractual, corporate, and legal requirements.
Assists with all legal, licensing, regulatory, and certifications activities as needed. Monitors plan of correction for ongoing compliance.
Develops and maintains working relationships with all clients, families, funding sources and regulatory agencies, as appropriate, and monitors their satisfaction with services.
Performs other related duties and activities as required
Must be a QIDP (bachelor’s degree in a human service related field and one year experience in direct service with people with developmental disabilities required to meet QIDP qualifications)
Knowledge and understanding of ICF rules and regulations, preferred
Skilled in written and oral communications
An ability to build positive relationships at all levels within the organization; establish rapport quickly with individuals and staff alike
Strong customer service orientation - established level of patience, attention to detail, and strong follow through
We are seeking a team collaborator. A candidate with creative and effective talents to bring to our team
Eligible as determined by the Department of Human Services and The Network's compliance plan
Current driver's license, auto insurance and reliable transportation for on the job use
EVERY PERSON DESERVES A FULFILLING CAREER
Competitive Pay: Hourly rate $21.50 and full benefits package for employees working 30+ hours/week, including a 401(k) with a 3% company match
Time Off: Paid time off plus holiday pay to recharge so you can be your best at work
Network of Support: Supervisors who care deeply about the participants and your wellbeing
Job Security: A stable job at an established, growing company
Learning and Development: We invest in your development and provide the tools and training you need to have a fulfilling career
Sevita is a leading provider of home and community-based specialized health care. We believe that everyone deserves to live a full, more independent life. We provide people with quality services and individualized supports that lead to growth and independence, regardless of the physical, intellectual, or behavioral challenges they face. We’ve made this our mission for more than 50 years. And today, our 40,000 team members continue to innovate and enhance care for the 50,000 individuals we serve. Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets
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