Clinical Health Facility Surveyor (CLIA)

Recruitment #210422-UNCX-219

Introduction

The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) is committed to providing quality health services to Oklahoma citizens. The mission of the Department of Health is to promote, protect and improve the health of all Oklahomans through strategies that focus on preventing disease and injuries.

OSDH is seeking a full time Clinical Health Facility Surveyor III providing support to Medical Facilities. This is an unclassified position (PIN#34004022) in state government, located in Oklahoma City, OK.  OSDH offers a comprehensive Benefits Packageincluding a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependentsFor more information about the benefit allowance [click here].The annual salary for this position is up to $58,539.87 based on education and experience

THIS POSITION REQUIRES TRAVEL THAT MAY INCLUDE OVERNIGHT STAYS; WORKING NIGHTS AND/OR WEEKENDS.

Position Summary
This position is responsible for performing duties related to survey activities for non-long term care medical facilities/laboratories in the State of Oklahoma to determine compliance in order to meet federal and/or state mandated workloads.

Position Responsibilities/Essential Functions
Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities for performing technical licensure, certification surveys, and complaint investigations for a variety of health facilities and laboratories; evaluating the care provided residents/patients/clients by licensed or registered facility staff; and providing consultative and technical assistance to health facilities and laboratories regarding professional standards of practice; and ensuring compliance with federal and state laws and regulations.

The Clinical Health Facility Surveyor job family consists of four levels which are distinguished by the depth and breadth of accountability, the expertise required to perform assigned duties and the responsibility assigned for providing leadership and supervision to others.  Because of the experience and knowledge required to evaluate the provision of clinical and laboratory services provided by licensed or registered health care professionals, entry into this job family is at the career level.

Level III
At this level incumbents work with the highest degree of independence and autonomy with minimal review or oversight and may serve as the team leader.

This position has a selective qualification
Bachelor of Science in a chemical, physical, or biological science; or medical technology, or medical laboratory science and at least 5 years of clinical laboratory experience.

Applicants must demonstrate they possess the selective qualifications to be considered for this position.

Education and Experience
Requirements at this level consist of a Bachelor of Science in a chemical, physical, or biological science; or medical technology, or medical laboratory science and at least 5 years of clinical laboratory experience; or a bachelor’s degree and possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as a medical practitioner issued by the Oklahoma Board of Medical Licensure, plus six years of professional experience as a licensed medical practitioner; or possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as a social worker issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Licensed Social Workers, plus six years of professional experience as a licensed social worker; or possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing to practice  practical nursing, or, Licensed Practical Nurse License recognized by the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) and eight years of experience as a licensed practical nurse in a health care setting; or possession of a valid permanent Oklahoma license as approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing to practice professional nursing, or, Licensed Practical Nurse License recognized by the Enhanced Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC) and seven years of experience as a registered nurse or a bachelor’s degree in nursing and six years of experience as a registered nurse; or a combination equivalent of education substituting the completion of a post baccalaureate degree for one year only of the required experience.

Physical Demands and Work Environment
Work is typically performed an office setting or medical facility type setting with climate controlled settings and exposure to moderate noise level.  While performing the duties of the job, employee is required to talk, stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms; carry light items; driving an automobile. This position requires long period of sitting and daily use of computer and phone. Applicants must be willing to perform all job-related travel associated with this position.

NOTES

REQUIREMENTS:
If education, certification or licensure is required to meet qualifications, applicants must provide documentation at the time of interview.
 

All applicants are subject to a background check and must be legally authorized to work in the United States without visa sponsorship.


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Conclusion

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