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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 06/08/18

Applications Due06/22/18

Vacancy ID54099

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitleMedical Assistance Specialist 3 - 87732

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade27

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

Salary RangeFrom $90375 to $111316 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 8:30 AM

To 4:30 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address OHIP, Division of Health Plan Contracting and Oversight

431 Broadway

City Menands


Zip Code12204

Minimum Qualifications Permanent Transfer Candidates: Current Department of Health employee with permanent or contingent-permanent status as a Medical Assistance Specialist 3; OR current NYS employee with one year or more of permanent or contingent-permanent, competitive service in a title eligible to transfer under Section 52.6 or Section 70.1 of the Civil Service Law to a Medical Assistance Specialist 3.
*Provisional Appointment Candidates: Current New York State Department of Health employee with one year of permanent or contingent-permanent competitive service as a Medical Assistance Specialist 2.
Experience with the NYS Medicaid program; eMedNY, Thin Client, and Provider Enrollment; implementation and management of Medicaid management initiatives; supervision and management of staff in professional and administrative positions; strong writing and communication skills.

Duties Description The incumbent will serve as a manager within the Bureau of Provider Enrollment with responsibility for directing three or more state and contract staff in duties related to enrolling providers in NY Medicaid. The incumbent will be required to supervise staff engaged in the task of reviewing and verifying provider applications; review, analyze and interpret new and existing federal and State legislation, regulations, and policy; participate in the development of new provider service categories; develop new or update enrollment processes and related forms, documents procedures; draft and disseminate policies; prepare eMedNY system change requests; and actively participate in program design and implementation with staff at all levels of the Division.

Additional Comments Permanent or *provisional, full-time appointment. Candidates appointed provisionally will be required to take and pass a qualifying Civil Service exam, when it is given, and be reachable for appointment on the resulting eligible list.

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Name Human Resources Management Group, WN/MAS3/87732

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 ApplyingSubmit resume, preferably in PDF format, to Human Resources Management Group, WN/MAS3/87732, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237- 0012, or fax to (518) 473-3395, or by email to, with Reference Code WN/MAS3/87732 included in the subject line. Failure to include the required information in the subject line of your email or fax may result in your resume not being considered for this position. Resumes will be accepted until June 22, 2018.

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