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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/18/23

Applications Due10/02/23

Vacancy ID139594

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleHealth Systems Specialist 3 - 82654

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade23

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $81705 to $103350 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 5%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? Yes

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address OPCHSM

875 Central Ave

City Albany


Zip Code12206

Minimum Qualifications "Permanent Transfer Candidates: Current NYS Department of Health (DOH) employee with permanent or contingent-permanent, competative service as a Health Systems Specialist 3 OR a NYS employee with permanent or contingent-permanent, competative service in a title at or above G21 and deemed eligible for tranfer to Health Systems Specialist 3, G23 under Section 70.1 or Section 52.6 of NYS Civil Service Law.

Provisional Candidates: Current NYS DOH or Office of the Medicaid Inspector General with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent, competative service as: Community Nursing Services Consultant (Home Health Services), Fire and Safety Representative, Health Care Surveyor 2 (Nursing), Health Systems Specialist 1, Health Systems Specialist 2 (Emergency Medical Care), Health Systems Specialist 1 (Funeral Directing), Health Systems Specialist 2 (Physical Therapy), Health Systems Specialist 2 (Nutrition), Health Systems Specialist 2(Social Work), Hospital Nursing Services Consultant, Regional Medical Care Administrator, Senior Nutrition Services Consultant, or Senior Sanitarian."

Preferred Qualifications: Surveillance experience, experience in hospitals and/or diagnostic and treatment centers, knowledge of State and federal regulations applicable to Hospitals and Diagnostic and Treatment Centers, and familiarity with New York State facility licensure and surveillance activities and the New York State Certificate of Need (CON) process. Familiarity with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services regulatory requirements.

Duties Description "The individual in this position will work in the Division of Hospitals and Diagnostic and Treatment Centers (DHDTC) and report to the Bureau Director for the Division’s Certificate of Need, Licensure and Federal Certification Program. The position is located at 875 Central Avenue Albany, NY. This individual is responsible for the following activities:Using the New York State Electronic Certificate of Need Program (NYSE_CON), conduct Certificate of Need Reviews for Full Review Applications.

Review Certificate of Need Limited Review Applications and Administrative Review Applications for completeness and accuracy .

Review and approve CON project modifications.
Participate in process improvement projects undertaken by the Division.

This is a full time position. Travel within New York State may be assigned.

Additional Comments "For new State employees appointed to graded positions, the annual salary is the hiring rate (beginning of the Salary Range) of the position. Promotion salaries are calculated by the NYS Office of the State Comptroller in accordance with NYS Civil Service Law, OSC Payroll rules and regulations and negotiated union contracts.

The NYS Department of Health is committed to making New York a safer, healthier, and more equitable place to live. Understanding health equity, social determinants of health and health disparities is critical to accomplish our goal of eliminating health disparities. For more information on the NYS Department of Health’s Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Plan, please visit:"

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Name Human Resources Management Group, PC/HSS3/82654

Telephone 518-486-1812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street RM 2217, Corning Tower Building, ESP

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on Applying Please submit your resume and cover letter as one (1) document, preferably in PDF format, by email to, with Reference PC/HSS3/82654 included in the subject line or by mail to Human Resources Management Group, PC/HSS3/82654, Rm 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12237-0012, or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Failure to include the required information may result in your resume not being considered for this position.

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