CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

5F22
HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATOR III

Specialties
( Bilingual ) ( General )

GENERAL DEFINITION

This is public health administrative work directing the delivery of comprehensive health services in a full service health care facility, including elements of public and primary health care for one of the City's District Health Centers. An employee in this class directs and coordinates the activities of a large multi-disciplinary staff assigned to a District Health Center, including medical, paramedical, dental, nursing, administrative, clerical, and technical personnel and other support personnel. Work includes responsibility for interpreting and applying complex health science standards, protocols and policies, and/or coordination and implementation of diagnostic and therapeutic techniques. Conferring with departmental administrators, governmental and professional officials, and representatives of community groups, managed care organizations, hospitals and Health Care Center Community Boards to insure effective coordination in the implementation of programs or projects is of major significance to the work. Work is performed under the direction of an administrative superior.

ALLOCATING FACTORS: (The following conditions must be met for a position to be approved for this class.)


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

Bilingual Specialty

Both Specialties


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

KNOWLEDGE OF:

ABILITY TO:


MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

(The following statement represents the minimum training and experience standards which will be used to admit or reject applicants for tests. Applications submitted by candidates for this class will be reviewed based on training and experience requirements as approved on 11/96.)

EDUCATION

AND
GENERAL EXPERIENCE

AND
SPECIFIC EXPERIENCE

AND
Or any equivalent combination of education and experience determined to be acceptable by the Personnel Department that has included the specific experience described above.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS



PAY RANGE: EP27
Class Established: 6/1967

Latest Spec. Revision:
  CSC - 8/1996 ; Ad Board - 11/1996

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 5F22