GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under the general direction of the Associate Director of Clinical Affairs or designee, the Program Manager has managerial responsibility for Disability Reviewers and other staff assigned. This position will interact with appropriate State agencies as needed in performance of both managerial and clinical roles. In addition, the Program Manager is accountable for the assessment and evaluation of medical, functional, and vocational records and information to determine whether individuals meet specific disability criteria established under state and federal law. This position will have oversight of Disability Reviewers in clinical decision making and may assume some caseload responsibility as needed.
Masters prepared licensed or certified vocational rehabilitation counselor or other licensed or certified Allied Health professional in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts with three years of relevant experience in one or more of the following areas: acute medicine, long term care, mental health, developmental disabilities, substance abuse, rehabilitation and/or vocational counseling or equivalent
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
May require lifting case files ranging from 15 – 20 pounds