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ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST III

Recruitment #19-002043-0020

Introduction

This position is limited to current employees of the Harford County Health Department only.

GRADE

12

LOCATION OF POSITION

MDH/Harford County Health Department, Division of Behavioral Health, Bel Air, Maryland

Main Purpose of Job

This position will oversee that the conditions of awards and goals of all of the programs within the Harford County Health Department's Behavioral Health Division are being met. This position will be the main point of contact within the Division, in regards to the Electronic Medical Records (EMR). This position will also work with the heads of the Division to rectify reimbursement discrepancies.

In addition, this position will prepare data charts and reports which demonstrate Division staff billing trends. Furthermore, this position will prepare data charts and reports which demonstrate client attendance trends, clinician scheduling trends and service utilization trends. Finally, this position will work with division management to implement new, or modify existing policies and procedures to ensure that appropriate treatment and recovery services are available for clients.

This position will need to be familiar with, and understand, the Behavioral Health Division's rules and regulations, as well as understand its funding agency's laws and policies.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Completion of 60 credit hours at an accredited college or university.

Experience: Two years of experience in administrative or professional work.

Notes:

1. Candidates may substitute experience, as defined above, at the rate of one year of experience for 30 credit hours of education, for up to 60 credit hours of the required education.

2. Candidates may substitute a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university for the required education and experience.

3. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a Non-Commissioned Officer involving staff work requiring regular use of independent judgment and analysis in applying and interpreting rules and regulations, in accordance with agency laws and policies, on a year-for-year basis, for the required education and experience.

DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

The desired candidate should have experience working in a front desk setting, as well as experience analyzing data and creating reports which demonstrate trends, based on data charts previously prepared.

LIMITATIONS ON SELECTION

This position is limited to current employees of the Harford County Health Department only.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS

Employees in this classification may be assigned duties which require the operation of a motor vehicle. Employees assigned such duties will be required to possess a motor vehicle operator’s license valid in the State of Maryland.

SELECTION PROCESS

Applicants who meet the minimum (and selective) qualifications will be included in further evaluation. The evaluation may be a rating of your application, based on your education, training and experience, as they relate to the requirements of the position. Therefore, it is essential that you provide complete and accurate information on your application. 

Please report all related education, experience, dates, and hours of work. Clearly indicate your college degree and major on your application, if applicable. For education obtained outside the U.S., any job offer will be contingent on the candidate providing an evaluation for equivalency by a foreign credential evaluation service prior to starting employment (and may be requested prior to interview). 

Complete applications must be submitted by the closing date. Information submitted after this date will not be added. 

Incorrect application forms will not be accepted. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of a completed application.

Candidates may remain on the certified eligible list for a period of at least one year. The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this, or other, State agencies.

BENEFITS

FURTHER INSTRUCTIONS

Online applications are highly recommended. However, if you are unable to apply online, the paper application (and supplemental questionnaire) may be submitted to MDH, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201. Paper application materials must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted.

If additional information is required, the preferred method is to upload. If you are unable to upload, please fax the requested information to, 410-333-5689. Only additional materials which are required will be accepted for this recruitment. All additional information must be received by the closing date and time.

For questions regarding this recruitment, please contact the MDH Recruitment and Selection Division, at 410-767-1251.

If you are having difficulty with your user account or have general questions about the online application system, please contact the MD Department of Budget and Management, Recruitment and Examination Division, at 410-767-4850 or Application.Help@maryland.gov

Appropriate accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available upon request by calling: 410-767-1251 or MD TTY Relay Service, at 1-800-735-2258.

We thank our Veterans for their service to our country.

People with disabilities and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

As an equal opportunity employer, Maryland is committed to recruitment, retaining and promoting employees who are reflective of the State's diversity.