HEALTH CARE COORDINATOR 2

  • State of Nevada
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • Aug 03, 2020
Full Time Public Health
  • Salary: $49,152 - $72,871 per yr USD

Job Description

Health Care Coordinators perform professional work related to Medicaid program operations and auditing providers to ensure compliance with program policies and regulations. This position is located within Division of Health Care Financing and Policy's Care Coordination Unit in Las Vegas. The selected candidate will evaluate individuals referred to the medical services program and provide ongoing case management services to Medicaid eligible clients; evaluate the need for medical services, treatment, equipment and supplies, and authorize payment; screen individuals to determine appropriate level of care in nursing homes; review programs; and participate in program development. There is a 25% travel requirement for this position to conduct in-home, community based, and in-patient facility visits. Incumbents possess a degree of knowledge and proficiency sufficient to perform work independently with little or no additional training. Due to continued concerns surrounding COVID-19, one of the proactive steps the State has taken at this time is to limit the hiring of current and future vacant positions. This includes positions that are currently open and in the recruitment process. Your application will be reviewed and will be available to hiring authorities after the temporary freeze has been lifted. Nevada offers sunshine and recreational opportunities including golfing, biking, off-roading, hiking, skiing, and fishing. Nevada's landscape and economy are a few reasons to join the Silver State workforce! Additional benefits include: medical, dental, life and disability insurance programs; participation in the public employees' retirement plan; 11 paid holidays; and accrual of 3 weeks of annual and 3 weeks of sick leave each year. The State of Nevada is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action in recruitment of its employees and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion or belief, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, domestic partnership, genetic information (GINA), or compensation and/or wages. ***THIS RECRUITMENT MAY CLOSE AT ANY TIME BASED ON THE AMOUNT OF APPLICATIONS RECEIVED. QUALIFIED APPLICANTS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.***
Closing Date/Time:

Additional Information

RECRUITMENT INFORMATION
Announcement Number: 39664
Open to all qualified persons.
Posted 02/13/2020
Recruiter:
TONYA SIEBEN
Phone: (775)684-2213
Email: t.sieben@dhhs.nv.gov
Applications accepted until recruitment needs are satisfied

** Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply immediately. Lists of eligible candidates will be established and hiring may occur early in the recruiting process. Recruitment will close without notice when a sufficient number of applications are received or a hiring decision has been made.

Job Address

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