Director of Medicaid BH Policy and Planning

Recruitment #190920-UNCX-389



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This position is located in Oklahoma City, OK.

Company Overview:
The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) Provider Certification division carries out the agency’s regulatory function by providing review and technical assistance to providers of behavior health and substance abuse treatment services in order to provide the highest quality of care by ensuring compliance with state and federal regulations.

Job Type/Salary:
Full-time, M-F
$90,000+ annually

This position will coordinate the oversight of policy, rules and amendments to the State Plan for Medicaid Behavioral Health services for ODMHSAS; provide direction to the Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) to promote policies and understanding that lead to more efficient delivery of quality behavioral health services to beneficiaries, behavioral health provider community and staff

Master’s degree in behavioral health, public policy or related field and five years of related professional behavioral health or public policy experience with at least two years being in an administrative or supervisory position; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Preference may be given to those who possess a license as a LPC, LCSW, LADC, LMFT or similar license in the behavioral health field.

As an employer of the State of Oklahoma, ODMHSAS is able to offer:
• Generous benefits allowance to off-set insurance costs
• Flexible spending
• 11 paid holidays
• 15 days paid vacation
• 15 days paid sick leave
• Retirement savings plan with generous company match
• Longevity bonus for years of service

Reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities provided upon request. EOE


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