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Position TypePermanent Faculty Working TitleHORIZONS CLINICAL COMPLIANCE OFFICERPosition NumberAppointment TypeFixed Term FacultySalary Range$63,000-$67,000Full-time/Part-timeFull-Time PermanentIf part-time, hours per weekFTE1.0Vacancy IDFAC0002777Posting Open Date04/30/2019Application DeadlineOpen Until FilledYesProposed Start Date06/10/2019Position Summary

The UNC Department of OB-GYN’s Horizons Program is seeking a Clinical Compliance Officer. Horizons is a substance use disorder treatment program for pregnant and/or parenting women and their children, including those whose lives have been touched by abuse and violence: https://www.med.unc.edu/obgyn/horizons/ This will be a full-time faculty position, at the Clinical Instructor rank. The primary office will be in Carrboro, with regular travel to Raleigh and any other sites that may open in the future.

The Clinical Compliance Officer’s responsibilities will be:

Maintaining Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)

•Leading the annual CARF reaccreditation process

State and Medicaid Monitoring
•Serving as the key leader for Division of Health Service Regulation (DHSR) site visits, annual Substance Abuse Block Grant (SABG) audits, local monitoring reviews and any data submission requirements for block grant or Medicaid funding
•Complying with state incident reporting requirements
•Reading and acting on news from Department of Medical Assistance (DMA) and LME/MCO Communication Bulletins

Internal Horizons Quality Control
•Leading UNC Horizons Quality Assurance Committee meetings and providing training/needed follow up regarding missing or low-quality documentation
•Serving as a member of the Horizons Quality Improvement Committee
•Serving as the main internal monitor for ensuring compliance in all areas of program function that are related to multiple regulatory bodies overseeing Horizons’ clinical functions
•Managing the overall census of Horizons facilities

Outward Facing Interactions
•Responding to complaints, subpoenas, medical records requests and the organization’s compliance with state medical record management and HIPAA requirements
•Managing the NC Health Information Exchange expectations and requirements
•Assisting with clinical research projects and preparation of manuscripts, based on the results of the research
•Representing UNC Horizons as a member of state & national organizations, and at professional conferences

Educational Requirements

A Master’s degree in Social Work, Public Health, Psychology, Education, Business Administration or another related health field is required.

Qualifications and Experience

3 years’ experience in behavioral health, quality assurance or business management in a MH/SA or LME/MCO setting.
Strongly Preferred
2 or more years’ experience providing mental health/substance use disorder treatment services
2 or more years’ experience participating in quality improvement processes/protocols
1 or more years’ experience working in a provider oversight capacity for LME/MCOs in North Carolina.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Special Instructions

To apply for this position electronically, follow this link: http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/160536

Please attach a cover letter (address below), an updated Curriculum Vitae and contact information for at least three professional references. The cover letter should describe your present position, your professional goals, what attracts you to this particular position and what qualifies you as an outstanding candidate. Please address your cover letter to:

Hendree Jones, PhD
Executive Director, UNC Horizons
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7570

Quick Linkhttp://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/160536 Department Contact Information

Department Contact Name and TitleLaura Baron/HR ConsultantDepartment Contact Telephone or [email protected] Information

If you experience any problems accessing the system or have questions about the application process, please contact the University’s Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost office at (919)-962-1091 or send an email to [email protected]

Please note: The Executive Vice Chancellor & Provost office will not be able to provide specific updates regarding position or application status.

If you have any questions about the job requirements or the hiring department notify the Department Contact.

Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae / Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. List of References
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    Posted: 10/15/2019
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