January 27, 2011 at 9:13 pm #121786
Job Title: PROGRAM MANAGER
Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Job Announcement Number: HHS-CMS-421424-2011
$124,635.00 – $155,500.00 /year
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 to Tuesday, February 01, 2011
SERIES & GRADE:
Full Time Career/Career Conditional
1 vacancy – Chicago Metro area, IL
WHO MAY BE CONSIDERED:
United States Citizens
Become a part of the Department that touches the lives of every American! At the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) you can give back to your community, state, and country by making a difference in the lives of Americans everywhere. It is the principal agency for protecting the health of citizens. Join HHS and help to make our world healthier, safer, and better for all Americans.
The Center of Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS) works in partnership with the entire health care community to improve quality and efficiency in an evolving health care system and provide leadership in the broader health care marketplace. Our effectiveness depends on the capabilities of a dedicated, professional staff who are committed to supporting these objectives. A career with CMS offers the opportunity to get involved on important national health care issues and be part of a dynamic, fast-paced, and highly visible organization.
This is a competitive vacancy, open to all United States citizens, advertised under Delegated Examining Authority. Selections made under this vacancy announcement will be processed as a new appointment to the civil service. Current civil service employees would therefore be given new appointments to the civil service. Applications are also accepted from current members of the Commissioned Corps and Certain Military Spouse.
More than 1 selection may be made from this announcement.
This position is located in the Consortium for Health Plans Operations (CMHPO), Chicago Division of Medicare Operations Branch as a Program Manager.
- U.S. Citizenship is required.
- You must meet the minimum qualifications as stated in the announcement.
- Background and/or Security Investigation is required.
- Be sure to read the “How to Apply” section for all required documents.
- You may be required to complete a one year probationary period.
Additional Duty Location Info:1 vacancy – Chicago Metro area, IL
In this position, you will serve as the Associate Regional Administrator (ARA), Division of Medicare Health Plans Operations. You will be responsible for directing staff through subordinate supervisors.
Specifically, you will: Direct the activities necessary to ensure the successful completion of program management for the Medicare programs with emphasis on Medicare Parts C and D and Medicare managed health care organizations. Direct the processing of Part C and Part D complaints/casework as appropriate which originate with 1800MEDICARE, Congressional office, community-based partners, and directly from beneficiaries. Monitor and manage a program of beneficiary outreach and education in cooperation with community-based partner organizations and maintain effective working relationships.Qualifications and Evaluations
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS:
A determination of your minimum qualifications will be based on the requirements listed below. You will be evaluated based upon the experience and/or education reflected in your resume. Please use clear and concise descriptions/examples when describing your experience. Applicants are advised that all information concerning qualifications is subject to investigation. False representation may be grounds for non-consideration, non-selection and/or appropriate disciplinary action.
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