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Department of Health Care Services



Final Filing Date:Until Filled

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Position Details

$5,140.00 - $6,751.00
San Diego County
Permanent, Full Time

Department Information

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), Clinical Assurance and Administrative Support Division (CAASD), San Diego Medi-Cal Field Office (SDMFO) is seeking candidates for a Nurse Evaluator (NE) II. If you are passionate about helping to ensure that the over 12 million Californians that are on Medi-Cal receive quality health care and you are ready for a challenging career, then submit your application to the address provided. 

Job Description and Duties

The NE II performs onsite oversight reviews and adjudication of Treatment Authorization Requests (TARs) for Medi-Cal beneficiaries for medical necesstiy of services requested.

For additional information, please see the attached duty statement for this position.

Special Requirements

  • This position(s) requires a CA Board Certififed License. You will be required to provide a copy of your license prior to being hired.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Possession of a valid license to practice as a professional registered nurse in California. And Either I
One year of experience performing duties of a Nurse Evaluator I, Health Services.
Three years of professional nursing experience in an institution licensed for inpatient care. (Possession of a Master’s Degree in Nursing may be substituted for one year of the required experience).

Candidates must have list eligibility order to compete in the interview process.  Please click in link on top right hand corner of this posting for the Nurse Evaluator II exam bulletin and instructions.

Application Instructions

Completed applications and all required documents must be received by the Final Filing Date in order to be considered.

Final Filing Date: Until Filled

Who May Apply

Completed applications and all required documents must be received or postmarked by the Final Filing Date in order to be considered. Individuals who are currently in the classification, eligible for lateral transfer, eligible for reinstatement, eligible for a Training and Development assignment, have SROA and/or Surplus eligibility, or have list eligibility (or are in the process of obtaining list eligibility). SROA and Surplus candidates may attach “surplus letters” to their applications. Applicants must meet any Minimum Qualifications stated in the Classification Specification(s). Applications will be screened and only the most qualified applicants will be selected for an interview.

How To Apply

Complete Application Packages (Applications and any applicable or required documents) must be submitted electronically through your CalCareer account at

Required Application Documents

Please submit the following items with your application. Applicants who do not submit the required items timely may not be considered for this job:

  • State Examination/Employment Application STD Form 678. All Experience and Education relating to the Minimum Qualifications listed on the Classification Specification should be included to demonstrate how you meet the Minimum Qualifications for the position.
  • Resume is required and must be included.
Applicants requiring reasonable accommodations for the hiring interview process must request the necessary accommodations if scheduled for a hiring interview. The request should be made at the time of contact to schedule the interview. Questions regarding reasonable accommodations may be directed to the EEO contact listed on this job posting.
Are You Eligible for This Job?

If you do not currently have eligibility for this job, you may obtain eligibility by taking an examination.

Application Methods

You can apply for this job via the following method(s):

  • Electronic (through your CalCareer Account)
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