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OMHA administers the nationwide Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) hearing program for appeals arising from individual claims for Medicare coverage and payment for items and services furnished to beneficiaries (or enrollees) under Medicare Parts A, B, C and D. OMHA also hears appeals arising from claims for entitlement to Medicare benefits and disputes of Part B and Part D premium surcharges. OMHA generally conducts the third level of a five-level appeals process, and operates separately from the other agencies involved in the Medicare claims appeal process.
The position is located in Department of Health And Human Services, Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services. HHS OMHA - Division of Central Operations, located in Cleveland, Ohio.
This announcement may be used to fill additional positions across the Department of Health and Human Services.
The Legal Assistant (Docket Clerk) performs the following duties:
Ability to communicate legal information in writing.
Ability to communicate legal information orally.
Knowledge of applying standardized rules and procedures with Administrative Law.
Skill in the use of office automation software.
Who May Apply
This job is open to…
Current HHS Office of Medicare Hearing and Appeals (OMHA) Federal career or career conditional employees only who reside within the local commuting area, including current HHS OMHA Federal employees with the following eligibilities: Career Transition Assistance Program (CTAP), 30% disabled veterans, and/or individuals with disabilities.
Questions? This job is open to 4 groups.