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MEDICAL CARE PROGRAM ASSOCIATE I

Recruitment #19-004394-0019

Introduction

**THIS RECRUITMENT IS LIMITED TO CURRENT MDH EMPLOYEES ONLY**

GRADE

10

LOCATION OF POSITION

MDH, HealthChoice Community Liaison and Care Coordination Unit, Baltimore, MD

Main Purpose of Job

This position will act as a telephone triage agent to various 800 hotlines for the HealthChoice and Acute Care Administration in the Division of HealthChoice Customer Relations by providing customer service and resolution of recipient and provider concerns for various Medicaid programs which include but are not limited to HealthChoice, Medicaid Expansion Programs, Maryland Children's Health Program (MCHP), and the Family Planning program. All Inquiry and Complaint calls document the enrollee and provider problems and issues in the Provider Recipient Ombudsman Management Information System (PROMIS). This position will also educate recipients and providers regarding navigation and access of the Medicaid system by reviewing state and federal regulations, policies, and procedures. This position will triage all medical complaints from recipients and providers in the Medicaid Programs and is required to document the complaint/issue in the PROMIS database. All complex complaints are referred to the Complaint Resolution Unit within the Division of Outreach and Care Coordination.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate.

Experience: One year of clerical experience applying policies in a medical care, health insurance or federal or State entitlement program.

Notes: 1. Additional general clerical experience may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for the required education.

2. Thirty credit hours from an accredited college or university may be substituted for the required experience.

DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

The desired candidate should have:

- Call Center experience

- Medicare, Medicaid or HealthChoice experience

LIMITATIONS ON SELECTION

**THIS RECRUITMENT IS LIMITED TO CURRENT MDH EMPLOYEES ONLY**

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 that 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 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.