*Position is contingent upon contract award*
The position will primarily be focused on understanding and improving the health and wellness of American Indian populations throughout Arizona in regards to Serious Mental Illness services offered by the State. This position will be knowledgeable about the tribes in Arizona and will act as the subject matter expert on the needs and concerns of these communities to both Ascend and the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System Administration. This person will manage communications, provider training, coordination with clients, and policy support for tribal affairs related to the Serious Mental Illness Eligibility Determination contract.
Experience designing and implementing an outreach and education plan for a health care related organization required
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to perform comfortably in a fast-paced, deadline and detail oriented work environment
Ability to successfully execute many complex tasks simultaneously
Ability to work as a team member as well as independently
Skilled with Microsoft suite of products