State Jobs Iowa – Health Facilities Surveyor

Website State of Iowa

Job Description:

The Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals, Health Facilities Division has a Long Term Care Health Facilities Surveyor position available. The Health Facilities Division is the designated state survey and certification agency, which is responsible for licensing or certifying Medicare and Medicaid Programs and other health care providers and suppliers operating in the State of Iowa.

Job Responsibilities:

  • This position performs on-site surveys, complaint investigations, and revisits as assigned so that pertinent facts and information relating to State licensure and Federal certification procedures are met.
  • Prepares accurate reports of all matters relating to surveys for licensure, complaint investigations, federal certifications and revisits so that a determination can be made regarding licensure or certification.
  • Communicates in a professional, courteous, non-intimidating and objective manner with all individuals encountered.
  • Statewide travel with work hours Monday-Thursday, 10 hour days with up to 3 overnights away from home are required. The successful candidate will be subject to a criminal history and background check.

Job Requirements:

  • Completion of an educational program in professional Nursing and registration as a nurse or graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree with a concentration of study in a human services area (e.g., psychology, sociology, gerontology, anthropology, therapeutic recreation, rehabilitation, or a similar area related to provisions of services) and experience equal to three years of full-time professional work;
  • Completion of a Pharmacy degree, a Master’s degree, or advanced degree above the Master’s level in a human services area at an accredited college or university, and experience equal to one year of full-time professional work;
  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Bachelor’s degree and three years work experience in health administration; in a clinical substance abuse program; or in a regulatory program which involves the surveying and evaluating of situations, conditions and operating procedures of health care/treatment facilities;
  • Certification as a rehabilitation counselor by the Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification plus specialized training or experience equal to one year of full-time professional work in a nursing, treatment, or habilitation program for intellectually disabled clients;
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience substituting one year of the above specified experience for one year of the required education;

Job Details:

Company: State of Iowa

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Others

Job Location: Dubuque, IA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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