MEDICAL ADMINISTRATION SPECIALIST 1. QUALIFICATIONS 1.1 Mandatory knowledge and skills.
1.1.1 Mastery level knowledge of military Medical Services, civilian health care delivery systems, military management health care principles and techniques, TRICARE Managed Health Support contracts and clinical and financial systems, policies, procedures and standards.
1.1.2 Must have knowledge of DoD, Air Force, Army or Navy and Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) standards and privacy and confidentiality requirements (HIPAA).
1.1.3 Must have working knowledge of Department of Defense (DoD), Federal, State, non-profit healthcare systems and organizations, to include DoD Tri-Service Military Healthcare Systems, TRICARE purchased care system, Medicare, Medicaid, Veterans Administration (VA), Public Health Department, and Regional and local support services.
1.1.4 Knowledge of medical information systems and automated analytical tools and software (clinical and financial models).
Expertise in quantitative and quantitative analyses techniques using various military computer systems.
1.1.5 Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs, Outlook (e-mail), and Internet familiarity is required.
This includes various microcomputer equipment, and be able to input, retrieve and format documentation.
1.1.6 Effective communication skills both orally and in writing.
Research of operational activities may require coordination with high level officials such as the comptroller, civil engineering, or civilian and federal agencies.
1.2 Education. A bachelor s degree in health care administration, business, information management, or a related discipline is required.
Master s Degree is one of these areas is preferred.
1.3 Experience. At minimum of 10 years of medical administration services is required.
1.3.1 Equivalent combinations of education and experience may be qualifying if approved by the requesting location and the Contracting Officer.
1.4 Work Environment/Physical Requirements.
The work is primarily sedentary. However, there may be some physical demands.
Requirements include prolonged walking, standing, sitting or bending.
Location/Region: Sumter, SC