|To qualify for this position, your resume must state sufficient experience and/or education, to perform the duties of the specific position for which you are applying. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer and part time experience. You must clearly identify the duties and responsibilities in each position held and the total number of hours per week. BASIC REQUIREMENT(S): Completed a Bachelor's or graduate/higher level degree with a major study in an academic field related to the medical field, health sciences or allied sciences appropriate to the work of the position. This degree must be from an educational program from an educational program from an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education at the time the degree was obtained. In addition to the Basic Requirements, you must also meet the Minimum Qualifications stated below. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Your resume must demonstrate at least one (1) year of specialized experience equivalent to at least the GS-13 grade level in the Federal service obtained in either the private or public sector performing the following type of work and/or tasks: Providing quality assurance monitoring and healthcare effectiveness assessments/evaluations. Providing strategic direction in the support of a national or Agency-wide healthcare quality assurance and improvement program. Serve as a senior consultant and program manager with responsibility to work in collaboration with key stakeholders to plan, coordinate, develop, implement, and evaluate quality assurance programs related to certification and accreditation compliance. Selective Placement Factor:
In addition to the basic requirements and the minimum qualifications, this position requires the following certification to be considered qualified for this position. Evidence of meeting this Selective Placement Factor (SPF) must be included in or with your application documents. Applicants who do not meet a selective placement factor are ineligible for further consideration. Possess an active, current certification as a certified Professional in Healthcare Quality (CPHQ) by the National Association for Healthcare Quality or Healthcare Accreditation Certified Professional (HACP) by The Center for Improvement in Healthcare Quality (CIHQ) or Certified in Healthcare Compliance (CHC) by the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) or Certified Joint Commission Professional (CJCP) by the Joint Commission. Time In Grade
Federal employees in the competitive service are also subject to the Time-In-Grade Requirements: Merit Promotion (status) candidates must have completed one year of service at the next lower grade level. Time-In-Grade provisions do not apply under the Excepted Service Examining Plan (ESEP). You must meet all qualification requirements within the closing date of the announcement.