Kansas State Employment Center

Job Description

Job Title:   Director of Health Services

County:   Shawnee

Req. No:   187990

Agency Name:   Kansas Neurological Institute

Posting Type:   External  --> Click here for Definition of Posting Type

Applications accepted through:    ,

Job Description:

REPOST - Previous Applicants Need Not Apply.

Your application will be considered incomplete if you fail to submit the required documentation listed below.

Required Documents:


This position manages the full scope of activities of the Health Care Services Division and the activities of other related positions at KNI, including Medical Services, Dietetic Services, Medical Records, and in-house X-ray services, and serves as liaison for contract Physician, Dental Services, and Pharmacy services and on site clinic services (epilepsy, optometry, psychiatry and podiatry clinics). 

Minimum Qualifications:

         Must be a Registered Nurse licensed to practice in the State of Kansas

·        Four years of experience in registered nursing

·        Must take and pass a pre-employment drug screening test

·        Must pass a criminal background check


Preferred Criteria:  

      Knowledge of KNI medical processes, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) regulations for ICF/IID and other licensing or certifying agency requirements of  agencies that monitor medical professionals in the State of Kansas.

·     At least three years experience in a management position in a health care setting.

·     Experience in providing health care services to people with intellectual disabilities or other related disabilities, experience in developing and coordinating training for nursing staff and direct support professionals, and experience in organizing and implementing quality assurance and quality improvement systems.

      Must be able to communicate effectively orally and in writing with all levels of KNI staff and people who live at KNI.

·     Must be able to organize materials and make presentations to groups of medical staff, legislative groups, and other groups with specific training needs.

·     Must be able to identify and analyze problems and direct to improvement and solution.


· Shift: M-F 8:00 am to 5:00 pm 



STEP 1: Register by completing the online Personal Data Form  (http://www.admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/sec-home/state-employment/register-personal-data)

STEP 2: Complete the State of Kansas Application Form (http://www.admin.ks.gov/services/state-employment-center/sec-home/state-employment/apply) and submit to the Kansas Neurological Institute.

STEP 3: Submit additional required documents KNI.Sharp@ks.gov Include your name and job requisition number on all correspondence.

KANSAS TAX CLEARANCE CERTIFICATE REQUIRED: Each applicant applying for a State of Kansas job vacancy must obtain a valid Kansas Certificate of Tax Clearance by accessing the Kansas Department of Revenue’s website at http://www.ksrevenue.org/taxclearance.html. A Tax Clearance is a comprehensive tax account review to determine and ensure that an individual’s account is compliant with all primary Kansas Tax Laws. A Tax Clearance expires every 90 days. Applicants are responsible for submitting a valid certificate with all other application materials to the hiring agency. This is accordance with Executive Order 2004-03. If you need assistance with the tax clearance, please contact 785-296-3199.

Recruiter Contact:
Kansas Neurological Institute- Human Resources Recruiter
3107 SW 21st Street
Topeka, KS 66604
Phone: 785-296-5342
Fax: 785-296-3584

Kansas Neurological Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Find out more about us at our web site

Class/Uncl Full/Part Time: Grade: Hiring Rate: Pay Frequency:
U F 001 $0.00 Biweekly

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