Maryland government jobs MEDICAL CARE PROGRAM ASSOCIATE LEAD/ADVANCED in Talbot, Maryland




Talbot County Health Department, Easton, MD

Main Purpose of Job

The main purpose of this position is that it performs eligibility determinations for the DHMH Medical Assistance Program by applying, interpreting, and processing program specific policies, regulations, and guidelines. This position prepares for, and provides testimony at administrative hearings for appeals cases, and ensures compliance to appeal deteriminations and to program policies, regulations, and guidelines.


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

Experience: Three years 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.

  1. College credits from an accredited college or university may be substituted for the required experience at the rate of 30 credit hours for one year of experience.

Applicants who meet the minimum qualifications will be evaluated. 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. For education obtained outside the U.S., a copy of the equivalent American education as determined by a foreign credential evaluation service must accompany the application. All information concerning your qualifications must be submitted by the closing date. We will not consider information submitted after this date. Applicants certified to list will receive eligibility for a period of one (1) year. Eligibility may be extended beyond one (1) year period.

Online applications are highly recommended, however the paper application may be submitted to DHMH, Recruitment and Selection Division, 201 W. Preston St., Room 114-B, Baltimore, MD 21201. The paper application must be received by 5 pm, close of business, on the closing date for the recruitment, no postmarks will be accepted.

Incorrect application forms will not be accepted.

If you need to submit additional information, the preferred method is to upload. If unable to upload, please fax requested information only to 410-333-5689.

Should additional information regarding this recruitment be required, please contact the DHMH Recruitment and Selection Division at 410-767-1251 or via email at

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


The incumbent in this position is a member of a covered bargaining unit and will be required to pay a bi-weekly service fee to the exclusive representative of the bargaining unit.




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

The resulting certified eligible list for this recruitment may be used for similar positions in this or other State agencies.

We thank our Veterans for their service to our country, and encourage them to apply.

Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

Department: DHMH Local Health - Talbot County

Date Opened: 10/18/2016 2:38:00 PM

Filing Deadline: 11/1/2016 11:59:00 PM

Salary: 34,390.00 to 44,205.00/yr. with potential growth to 54,186.00/yr.

Employment Type: Full-Time

HR Analyst: Steven Elmore

Work Location: Talbot