CalAIM TA Specialist

Job Type: Full-Time or Consultant | Hiring for multiple positions

Full-time positions: $65,000 to $80,000 annually, DOE

1099 Consultants: $60-70 per hour

Location: 📍Remote (U.S. Only)

Must have professional liability insurance

We're Comprised Of Two Departments

Position Overview:

Thurmond Consulting LLC offers nonprofits and government agencies over 25 years of dedicated expertise in comprehensive funding and development services for affordable housing, social benefit programs, and community projects. Our team is dedicated to supporting the enhancement of healthcare programs for underserved populations served through the CalAIM initiative by providing Technical Assistance (TA) to Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) through the Providing Access and Transforming Health (PATH) program.

We are seeking a dedicated individual to join our Technical Assistance (TA) team and support CBOs in successfully implementing Enhanced Care Management (ECM) and Community Support (CS) initiatives through the PATH TA Marketplace. This role includes supporting organizations of all levels of familiarity to learn ECM and CS services, develop successful implementation plans, and provide ongoing support health programs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical Support: Work with the TA team to support Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) in implementing Enhanced Care Management (ECM) and Community Support (CS) services, ensuring alignment with CalAIM goals and objectives through the PATH program.

  • Training and Technical Assistance: Provide CBOs with training sessions, technical assistance, and educational resources on CalAIM program requirements, best practices, and quality improvement methodologies.

  • Stakeholder Engagement: Collaborate with CBOs, county agencies, healthcare providers, and other stakeholders to gather input, build consensus, and drive the successful adoption of ECM and CS strategies.

  • Policy Analysis: Stay informed of state and federal policies related to Medicaid and healthcare transformation, analyze their impact on CalAIM initiatives, and provide recommendations for alignment and compliance.

  • Data Analysis and Reporting: Utilize data analytics tools to assess the impact of CalAIM interventions, track key performance indicators, and generate actionable insights to inform decision-making and program evaluation.

  • Quality Improvement: Develop and implement quality improvement initiatives to enhance the delivery of healthcare services, improve health outcomes, and reduce disparities among Medi-Cal beneficiaries.

  • Project Management: Assist the Senior Project manager with meeting project timelines, budgets, and resources effectively, ensuring deliverables are completed on schedule and within scope.


  • Bachelor's degree in public health, healthcare administration, public policy, or related field (Master's degree preferred).

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in healthcare consulting, program management, or policy analysis, focusing on Medicaid or healthcare transformation initiatives.

  • Knowledge of California's healthcare landscape, including Medicaid programs, managed care organizations, and county health systems.

  • Experience working with Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems and familiarity with EHR implementation processes is a plus.

  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills, with the ability to translate complex policy concepts into actionable strategies.

  • Proficiency in data analysis tools and software (e.g., Excel, Tableau, SAS) to analyze healthcare data and generate reports.

  • Demonstrated commitment to health equity, cultural competency, and addressing the needs of underserved populations.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and professional development opportunities. If you are passionate about affordable housing and want to make a positive impact in California communities, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

Application Form

Trusted By Local Partners