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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 10/01/21

Applications Due10/18/21

Vacancy ID92248

AgencyHealth, Department of

TitlePublic Health Dentist (LMAP) – 90605

Occupational CategoryHealth Care, Human/Social Services

Salary Grade30

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

Salary RangeFrom $105355 to $128642 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 8:30 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? Yes

Telecommuting allowed? Yes

County Albany

Street Address Office of Health Insurance Programs; Division of Operations and Systems

431 Broadway

City Menands


Zip Code12204

Minimum Qualifications License to practice dentistry in New York State and four (4) years of experience in the
practice of dentistry.
Experience in the review of dental records to determine appropriateness and quality of
services, and compliance with established standards; basic computer skills including MS Word
and experience in the preparation of narrative reports. The preferred candidate must have
excellent written and oral communication skills.

Duties Description Responsibilities may include some or all of the following: review and make determinations on
Medicaid prior approval requests received for dental services; review, evaluate, resolve, and
adjudicate dental claims pended for manual review; respond to questions from health care
providers concerning Medicaid policies and guidelines; respond to questions including
resolution of complaints; conduct audits and reviews of Medicaid providers to ensure
compliance with program requirements; identify aberrant practices by providers and/or
recipients and make necessary referrals for investigation; prepare written material for
administrative fair hearings; examine patient records to assess quality of care received;
prepare written reports regarding providers’ adherence to requirements of the Medicaid
program; and provide oral testimony on the State’s behalf at hearings, court proceedings, and
licensing boards.

Additional Comments Permanent, full-time, non-competitive.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Human Resources Management Group, SC/PHD/90605

Telephone 518-486-1812

Fax 518-473-3395

Email Address


Street Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, ESP

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12237


Notes on ApplyingSubmit resume, preferably in PDF format, by email to, with Reference SC/PHD/90605 included in the subject line or by mail to Human Resources Management Group, SC/PHD/90605, 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. Resumes will be accepted until October 18, 2021.

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