Public Consulting Group

Public Health Nurse

Job Locations US-NY-Albany
Posted Date 1 month ago(5/3/2021 3:45 PM)
Job ID
2021-6467
# of Openings
1
Category
Clinical Review
Type
Regular Full-Time
Practice Area
Health Services

Overview

Public Health Nurse – Division of Program Development & Management in Albany, NY

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The Bureau of Maternal and Child Health Policy and Programs in the Division of Program Development and Management has overall responsibility for Medicaid policy and programs across various health services and initiatives, including but not limited to: prenatal, perinatal and postpartum standards of care; community-based maternal services; newborn and early childhood screening; school-based health services; and integrated physical and behavioral healthcare services for children.

The Medicaid Registered Nurse will apply their clinical experience and expertise to inform public policy development, guide program design, and assist with policy and program implementation oversight.

 

 

Responsibilities

Medicaid Registered Nurse – Division of Program Development & Management in Albany, NY

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The Bureau of Maternal and Child Health Policy and Programs in the Division of Program Development and Management has overall responsibility for Medicaid policy and programs across various health services and initiatives, including but not limited to: prenatal, perinatal and postpartum standards of care; community-based maternal services; newborn and early childhood screening; school-based health services; and integrated physical and behavioral healthcare services for children.

The Medicaid Registered Nurse will apply their clinical experience and expertise to inform public policy development, guide program design, and assist with policy and program implementation oversight.

 

Job duties will include:

  • Conducting review, analysis, updating, and maintenance of maternal health policy and guidance for Medicaid providers and payers.
  • Developing education materials and communications for Medicaid members and providers to support access to quality maternal and child health services.
  • Participating in workgroups and stakeholder committees to provide and gather input around best practices to promote positive maternal and child health outcomes.
  • Promoting policies and practices to achieve health equity across maternal and child populations.
  • Responding to ad hoc requests and preparing reports on Medicaid service access, utilization, and billing.
  • Developing recommendations based on evidence, data, and practice knowledge, to address gaps in maternal health policy, services, and outcomes.

 

 

Demonstrate efficacy and efficiency in written and oral communication

Qualifications

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and current license as a registered professional nurse in New York State
  • 4 years clinical healthcare experience
  • 2 years acute care experience

 

In addition to meeting the minimum qualifications for this position, the preferred candidate will:

  • Have knowledge of New York’s Medicaid delivery system
  • Have experience serving maternal and/or pediatric populations
  • Embrace achievement of health equity as a key priority of the work of the Bureau

Demonstrate efficacy and efficiency in written and oral communication

EEO Statement

Public Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to celebrating diversity and intentionally creating a culture of inclusion. We believe that we work best when our employees feel empowered and accepted, and that starts by honoring each of our unique life experiences. At PCG, all aspects of employment regarding recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, compensation, benefits, transfers, layoffs, return from layoff, company-sponsored training, education, and social and recreational programs are based on merit, business needs, job requirements, and individual qualifications. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national, social, or ethnic origin, sex, gender identity and/or expression, age, physical, mental, or sensory disability, sexual orientation, marital, civil union, or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, citizenship status, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. PCG will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. PCG believes in health, equality, and prosperity for everyone so we can succeed in changing the ways the public sector, including health, education, technology and human services industries, work.

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