Long Term Care Systems Specialist 3

Grade 25

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  1. Long Term Care Systems Specialist 1

    Grade 18

  2. Long Term Care Systems Specialist 2

    Grade 23

  3. Long Term Care Systems Specialist 3

    Grade 25

Summary of Job Description

As a Long Term Care Systems Specialist 3, under the supervision and direction of the Assistant Director, Office of Aging Programs, the candidate will provide guidance in the development, implementation, oversight, and monitoring of the New York Connects program and assist in the development of policies related to streamlining and improving access to long term services and supports. Duties of the candidate would include: negotiating complex federal and state program and policy directions; writing federal, State, and local grants; coordinating, developing, and implementing other long term care related projects such as ADRC grants and Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (MIPPA). Further, the incumbent will supervise and oversee the overall direction for innovative initiatives advancing LTSS; provide administrative supervision, oversight, and direction to New York Connects team and local program staff; work with Long Term Care Councils to improve and enhance LTSS across the state, and locally; and represent NYSOFA at external meetings with other state agencies and organizations. In addition, the candidate will be able to perform all the duties that a Long Term Care Systems Specialist 1 or 2 performs.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

Please note: qualifications for this position may be subject to change. If substitutions for education and/or experience are allowed, this information would be available on the announcement.

You must take and pass a Civil Service examination in order to be considered for this position.

On or before the date of the examination, the candidate must have eight years of experience in managing disability, aging, health, or social services programs for older adults and/or people with disabilities; of which at least three years of experience MUST have been in an Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC), "No Wrong Door," Single Point of Entry (SPE) program, or in the delivery of Long Term Services and Supports (LTSS). In addition, at least one year of the eight years of experience must have been in a supervisory capacity.

Substitutions: A bachelor's degree in public administration, business administration, social work, social policy, public health, or health services administration may substitute for four years of this experience; a masterís degree in the aforementioned fields may substitute for one additional year of experience.

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