Health Program Director 1

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Agency New York State Department of Health
Title Health Program Director 1
Salary $91,096 - $114,961
Salary Grade M-4
Negotiating Unit 06/Managerial Confidential
Location Office of Health Insurance Programs, Division of Systems, 11 Corporate Woods, Albany, NY 12211
Minimum Qualifications Nine years of professional level work experience, three of which must have included managerial, decision-making, and/or oversight of a major health-related program or in the direction of a major administrative function of a large health-related organization. A bachelor's degree may be substituted for four years of the general professional experience; a master's degree in an appropriate field may be substituted for an additional year of experience.
Preferred Qualifications Strong management and supervisory experience in information technology or operations in a health related organization. Strong organizational; written and verbal communication skills. Ability to handle multiple, competing priorities.
Responsibilities The Health Program Director 1 will support Systems Executive leadership in ongoing operational oversight of the Medicaid information systems, including the Medicaid fiscal agent, the Medicaid data warehouse and supporting member eligibility systems. The incumbent will lead the coordination of a team responsible for the implementation of the Medicaid Administrative Services contract which will replace the existing Medicaid information system. The team will be comprised of DOH subject matter experts, designated Division of Systems staff, a Business Transformation contractor and the MAS vendor. The incumbent will also be responsible for developing, with the Executive staff of the Division of Systems, policy regarding the MMIS systems and will support the Division Executive staff in developing staff plans, and coordination and approval of staffing changes.
Conditions of Employment Permanent, non-competitive, full-time.
Application Procedure Submit resume to Human Resources Management Group, 87008/HPD1/CB, Room 2217, Corning Tower Building, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York 12237-0012, or by e-mail to or by fax to (518) 473-3395. Please use a subject line of 87008/HPD1/CB.
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An affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Item # 87008 GAO
Issued 09/27/2013