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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 02/27/24

Applications Due03/12/24

Vacancy ID152235


AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleHealth Care Surveyor 2 (Nursing) - 90613

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade20

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

Salary RangeFrom $99342 to $108729 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address Division of Health Plan Contracting and Oversight

99 Washington Avenue

City Albany


Zip Code12210

Minimum Qualifications Non Competitive Minimum Qualifications: possession of a license and current registration as a registered professional nurse in New York State; and two years of post-licensure, specialized professional administrative or professional clinical experience.

Substitution: a bachelor’s degree in nursing may substitute for one year of post licensure clinical nursing experience; and a master’s degree in nursing may substitute
for two years of post-licensure clinical nursing experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of NYS Medicaid Managed Care (MMC) and Managed Long Term Care. Experience in managing complex programs that service high need populations.

Duties Description The incumbent will be responsible for assisting in the planning, development, and implementation of policies governing New York State’s Medicaid Managed Care program. The incumbent will provide surveillance and oversight of the Managed Care Organizations new enrollee health screening, which is required per the Medicaid Managed Care/Family Health Plus/HIV Special Needs Plan/Health and Recovery Plan Model Contract between NYS and the Managed Care Organizations. The incumbent will also participate in quality improvement initiatives, including Performance Improvement Projects, participate on workgroups with the Office of Quality & Patient Safety (OQPS), and coordinate activities with managed care organizations. The incumbent will review and approve and provide surveillance and regulation of the Managed Care Organizations related to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act to ensure that care provided meets standards of practice and complies with State and federal statutes and regulations. They will also provide technical assistance to managed care organizations to assist with compliance in serving persons with disabilities.

Additional Comments *Posted salary range includes the statutory hiring rate at step 4and job rate for PS&T Grade 22 ($79,342 - $98,129) and an additional Geographic Pay Differential of $20,000

Benefits of Working for NYS
Generous benefits package, worth 65% of salary, including:
Holiday & Paid Time Off
• Thirteen (13) paid holidays annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid vacation leave annually
• Up to Five (5) days of paid personal leave annually
• Up to Thirteen (13) days of paid sick leave annually for PEF/CSEA
• Up to Eight (8) days of paid sick leave annually for M/C
• Up to three (3) days of professional leave annually to participate in professional development
Health Care Benefits
• Eligible employees and dependents can pick from a variety of affordable health insurance programs
• Family dental and vision benefits at no additional cost
Additional Benefits
• New York State Employees’ Retirement System (ERS)Membership
• NYS Deferred Compensation
• Access to NY 529 and NY ABLE College Savings Programs, as well as U.S. Savings Bonds
• Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
• And many more.

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Name Human Resources Management Group, MS/HCS2/90613

Telephone 518-486-1812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit your resume and cover letter, preferably in PDF format, by email to, with Reference MS/HCS2/90613 included in the subject line or by mail to Human Resources Management Group, MS/HCS2/90613, 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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