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MTM, Inc. continues to grow and we are seeking a Mobility Assessment Evaluator!
MTM, Inc. is a healthcare services and transportation management company whose mission is to develop innovative solutions for accessing healthcare, increasing independence, and connecting community resources. MTM is made up of people who share a passion for making a positive impact. Our culture promotes healthy living, excellent work/life balance, and career advancement opportunities. MTM is a fun place to work, where individuality is encouraged and hard work is rewarded.
The Mobility Assessment Evaluator (MAE) is responsible for reviewing ADA paratransit application materials, supplemental intake and professional verification forms, conducting in-person interviews for applicants, and performing functional assessments with applicants to determine eligibility for ADA paratransit service. The Mobility Assessment Evaluator (MAE) is also responsible for maintaining accurate documentation, and providing final eligibility determinations to the Client.
This position is located at our office in Baltimore, MD.
Determines final eligibility based upon the application, interview, functional assessment and any supplemental information
Conduct in-person interviews to assess mobility capabilities and review any supplemental information provided
Determine what functional assessments the applicant will be required to undergo
Provide written eligibility determination documentation to Client within ADA required and contracted time frame
Reads and interprets ADA paratransit applications, intake forms, and professional verification forms
Review interview results and application paperwork and follow up on assessments and professional verifications, as needed
Provide further written documentation to Client upon request
Assist the leadership team in identifying process improvement opportunities
Conduct functional physical and/or cognitive assessment with applicants that may include:
Physical Functional Assessment using an outdoor course
Physical Functional Assessment using an indoor course
Tinetti Balance and Gait Assessment
Apply information obtained to determine applicant's capability to independently ride fixed route transportation
Provide required forms to administrative personnel for data-entry and eligibility letter generation
Participate in staff meetings with leadership and/or Client
Participate in community outreach and education as needed
Participate in initial and on-going training as required by MTM and Client
Complete all necessary reports, paperwork and maintain on-going applicant tracking logs and reports for MTM and Client
Input all information into MTM Access and other software as appropriate
Build rapport and communicate effectively with MTM and Client personnel to include administrators, management, support staff and applicant while providing high quality customer service
Participate in appeals process, upon request
Maintain a positive attitude when interacting with individuals, support Staff and caregivers
Work with management and the Client to follow through on service issues, troubleshooting problems, concerns, complaints and training
Must conform to MTM's HIPAA standards
Bachelor's degree in Social Services, Rehabilitation, Ancillary Health Care Profession, or a related field
Willing to accept relevant experience and specialized certifications in lieu of a Bachelor's degree depending upon contract specifications (Certifications can include: COTA, OT, PT)
3+ years of professional experience working with individuals with disabilities
Experience and knowledge with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) regulations and sensitivity to issues relating to people with disabilities and older adults
Experience conducting information-gathering relating to ADA Paratransit eligibility
Must possess a valid driver's license
Must be authorized to work in the United States and not require work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future
Competency Based Qualifications:
Solid interviewing, assessment and observational skills and demonstrated ability to work effectively with a diverse population
Ability to be trained in administering a standardized evaluation tool and be able to consistently administer and score such a tool according to established protocols
Ability to clearly communicate their findings and observations on the required database reports and notes, as well as in certification letters
Intermediate level of proficiency or above with Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel & PowerPoint)
Desire to learn additional programs
Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills
Ability to work flexible hours
Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
Ability to work under limited supervision
Ability to make clear and factual observations
Additional language skills are preferred
Ability to maintain high level of confidentiality
Knowledge of the public transportation system & services
What's in it for you?
Health and Life Insurance Plans
Dental and Vision Plans
Casual Dress Environment
These benefits may not be available at all locations
Equal Opportunity Employer: MTM is an equal opportunity employer. MTM considers qualified candidates with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, State, and Federal law. If you are in need of accommodations, please contact People & Culture at (636) 561-5686 or email@example.com.