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HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAM SPECIALIST - 68024319

Date: May 14, 2018

Location: TALLAHASSEE, FL, US, 32308

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Requisition No: 36005 

Agency: Agency for Health Care Administration

Working Title: HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAM SPECIALIST - 68024319

Position Number: 68024319 

Salary:  $1,257.57 / Bi-Weekly 

Posting Closing Date: 05/23/2018 

This is a highly responsible position in the Division of Medicaid, Bureau of Plan Management Operations. The incumbent will have an opportunity to work in a growing and changing health care environment and learn more about the Florida Statewide Medicaid Managed Care program, with focus on Long-term Care services.

This position will support the Bureau’s Long-term Care Oversight Unit by coordinating requests to Managed Care Plans; utilizing Agency resources to identify potential non-compliance; aggregating findings of non-compliance; conducting second-level reviews of reports provided by partner agencies; identifying non-compliance trends; recommending potential opportunities to provide technical assistance; researching state and federal laws that govern the Medicaid program; and representing the Agency in local, state, and national meetings.

The incumbent will need to possess proven Medicaid experience, excellent research and writing skills, and be able to communicate effectively.

 

This position may require travel.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to determine work priorities, assign work and ensure proper completion of work assignments.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
  • Ability to investigate, analyze and resolve complaints.
  • Ability to solve problems and make decisions in a timely manner.
  • Ability to understand and apply applicable rules, regulations, policies and procedures.
  • Ability to use databases.
  • Ability to utilize Microsoft Office Suite.   
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Knowledge of Medicaid programs and policies.
  • Ability to travel with or without accommodations.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS

  • At least six (6) months of work experience with Medicaid.
  • At least one (1) year of experience researching and/or analyzing policy.
  • At least one (1) year of experience analyzing data.

 

CONTACT: INDIYA JOHNSON (850) 412-4011

The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 


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