State Jobs

NAMD posts job openings for states only. Please see below for listings submitted by our members. 

Chief Clinical Officer
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Division of Behavioral Health, is seeking a Chief
Clinical Officer (CCO) to provide leadership for behavioral health policy and practice. This position is
appointed by and serves at the pleasure of the Director of the Division of Behavioral Health in the
Department of Health and Human Services.

The District of Columbia Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF), is
seeking a Medical Director. DHCF is the District’s state Medicaid agency. The mission
of DHCF is to improve health outcomes by providing access to comprehensive, costeffective
and quality healthcare services to the residents of the District of Columbia. The
Medical Director has responsibility for the medical administration of the District’s Title

The District of Columbia Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF), is
seeking an Administrator to lead its Long Term Care Administration. DHCF is the
District’s state Medicaid agency. The mission of DHCF is to improve the health
outcomes of District residents by providing access to comprehensive, cost-effective and
quality healthcare services in the District. The position of Long Term Care Administrator

The District of Columbia Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF), is
seeking a Program Manager to lead its Division of Program Integrity. This position has
responsibility for overseeing and managing program integrity activities for DHCF
programs, including developing policies and procedures to ensure compliance with
federal and District laws and rules, policies and procedures, and the Medicaid State Plan.

Department of Vermont Health Access
Principal Assistant (Subject Matter Expert Health Reform/Medicaid)
Job Description


State of Vermont
Agency of Human Services
Director of Payment Reform and Reimbursement: Medicaid

The Nebraska Medicaid program is seeking a motivated and energetic individual to serve as its senior clinical and quality leader. The Nebraska Division of Medicaid and Long-Term Care, a division on the Department of Health and Human Services, has an annual budget over $1.8 billion and is responsible for the program of health coverage to nearly 240,000 Nebraskans through Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program.

Director of Medical Services
State of North Dakota Bismarck, ND

The National Association of Medicaid Directors (NAMD) seeks a Policy Analyst to address a broad range of issues. NAMD is focused primarily on supporting the state Medicaid Directors both collectively through the use of consensus-based advocacy, as well as individually through best practices and technical assistance.  Broad topics covered by analyst will include reforms to the health care delivery system and payment incentives, and innovations designed to improve quality and contain costs.

Nevada seeking Administrative Services Officer

The Administrative Services Officer functions as the business manager for a large division or major program area or facility, with responsibility for accounting, budgeting and business management of various services and operations. Incumbents function as managers who train, supervise and evaluate the performance of subordinate supervisors; develop policies and procedures; and allocate staff and resources to accomplish goals and objectives.

Waivers and Negotiations Manager
MN Department of Human Services
$68,069 - $97,969 annually
St. Paul, MN


State Of Michigan
Senior Deputy Director-Medical Services Administration

This position functions as the Senior Deputy Director of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and serves as the state Medicaid Director, responsible for organization, development, implementation of Michigan's $18 billion Medicaid program. 

Bring Your Health Insurance Claims Skills to Healthcare Reform

Manager of Health Insurance Encounter Claims

Financial Administrator
Division of Medicaid and Long-Term Care
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services

Bring Your Medicaid Knowledge and Management Skills to Healthcare Reform
Medicaid Director
Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services

Investigate this exceptional opportunity to combine vision and practicality in shaping the future of health care for over 3 million lives in a large, diverse state.

Job Title: Director of Medical Services, ND Department of Human Services (00003428/56-37-0300)
Job ID: 3002629
Location: Bismarck ND
Status: Regular, Full-Time
NDDHS Pay Range: $7,588 to $12,646 per month ($91,056 to $151,742 per year) 
Closing Date: April 21, 2015

Summary of Work

The New Mexico Medicaid program is currently seeking a Medical Director who will make medical decisions regarding clinical issues, work with the medical directors of the agency's MCOs, be involved with a variety of healthcare issues, and interact with clinical staff, federal officials, providers, enrolled recipients, various task forces and legislators. Go to the NM State Personnel Office website, and click on Human Services Department, Medical Assistance Division (MAD) to apply.

Principal Executive/Manager G (Director of Program Integrity Recovery and Medicaid)
Salary: $6,998.00 - $10,306.00 Monthly

Healthier Washington Medicaid Transformation Manager
4 – Year Project
Olympia, WA

Chief Compliance Officer – South Carolina Healthy Connections

The University of Washington is seeking a faculty member who will serve as the Director of the newly formed Center for Health Policy in the School of Public Health at the University of Washington, Seattle.

To see the full job announcment and appolicatoin click here.

The DHS/DMS Director of Health Care Innovation will be responsible for directing the operations and activities of the Health Care Innovation area within DMS to meet the following objectives: Ability to supervise, direct and manage the daily activities of a medium to large team of staff and contractors on all levels; direct the operations and activities of the Health Care Innovation area to redesign the Medicaid payment and service delivery systems; design and deliver episodes of care for acute conditions by research and identification of potential areas within the Medicaid

Director of Compliance/Division of Medical Assistance

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) in collaboration with our partners protects the health and safety of all North Carolinians and provides essential human services.

The Oregon Department of Human Services (DHS) is seeking candidates with exceptional qualifications to be considered for the Program Accuracy, Integrity, and Recovery Director. The chosen candidate will lead the Office of Payment Accuracy and Recovery (OPAR), the Office of Program Integrity (OPI), and serve as the Medicaid Program Integrity Director. These programs serve two large state agencies – the Department of Human Services (DHS) and the Oregon Health Authority (OHA). The position is located in Salem, Oregon. It is executive service and is not represented by a union.

The Healthier Washington team will grow over the next several months in order to begin implementation of Healthier Washington elements funded by the state’s recent award under the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation’s State Innovation Models initiative. We are looking for innovative, creative, passionate people to help ensure our success. There will be many opportunities for people with an array of skill sets—from information technology and operations to financial modeling and policy and planning.

The Healthier Washington team within the Health Care Authority is looking for an innovative leader to fill the  role of Director of Analytics, Interoperability & Measurement .

If you have a passion for turning data into information that drives decisions, and want to play a leadership role in the implementation of Healthier Washington, this could be the position for you.

For more information , and to apply, please follow the link below:

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