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People Making
A Difference!

State Government

Board of Medicine

PO Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0058



If you have questions,
please contact us at:

(208) 327-7000



Non-Classified Opening

Medical Investigator (Quality Assurance Specialist)

Non-Classified Classification

Board of Medicine

Open for Recruitment: September 12, 2017 - September 26, 2017
Announcement # NONCLS068001
Salary Range: $22.00 - $28.00/hour -Plus Competitive Benefits!

Location(s): Boise

SPECIAL NOTIFICATION:  This position is exempt from classified state service and the rules of the Division of Human Resources and the Idaho Personnel Commission.

The Board of Medicine is accepting applications
for a Medical Investigator (Quality Assurance Specialist).

The Medical Investigator positions investigate complaints against licensees of the Board of Medicine and review medical practices to ensure high quality, ethical services are provided to Idaho consumers.

Responsibilities - This position reports to the Executive Director and will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Conduct investigations of healthcare provider activities to ensure compliance with laws, regulations, policies, procedures, and accepted standards of care
  • Determine the appropriate scope of investigation and define the purpose, objective, time frame, and resource requirements in order to complete the investigation in an effective and timely manner
  • Determine jurisdiction of complaints, request and evaluate information provided by other Idaho agencies, state medical boards, and national organizations, and provide referrals to other agencies if appropriate
  • Collect and analyze patient healthcare records, medical documents, business documents, and other data as appropriate
  • Conduct interviews to determine facts, issues and disposition of complaints
  • Analyze findings and medical records and prepare written investigative summaries for presentation to the Board of Medicine
  • Work closely with attorneys in preparing for disciplinary hearings including performing research, coordinating witnesses and testifying in hearings

Minimum Qualification Requirements:

  • Licensed (or eligible for licensure) as a Registered Nurse, Nurse Practitioner, or Physician Assistant
  • Medical experience including auditing and analyzing medical records, researching medical conditions and treatments
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, including diagnostic and procedural terms
  • Experience interpreting and applying laws and regulations and explaining them to others
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience conducting in-depth, fact-finding interviews
  • Experience compiling, analyzing and organizing information and data
  • Experience making presentations to a group
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work independently
  • Must be proficient with all Microsoft Office Programs 

To Apply:

Submit letter of intent, a customized resume supporting your experience, and references to:

Idaho Board of Medicine
Attn: Angela Wickham
PO Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0058
Fax: (208) 327-7005

Only those applicants whose knowledge and experience best match the needs of this position will be interviewed.

Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans who qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If you need special accommodations to satisfy testing requirements, please contact the Division of Human Resources.