Health Inspector jobs in the United States

Health Inspector conducts investigations of work environments to determine if safety and health requirements are being met. May require a bachelor's degree and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Being a Health Inspector is familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on judgment and limited experience to plan and accomplish goals. Additionally, Health Inspector performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

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West Virginia Health Facilities Surveyor 1
  • West Virginia Office of the Inspector General
  • , WV FULL_TIME
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    WV Health Facilities Surveyor 1 / Office of the Inspector General

    Nature of Work

    • Under general supervision, these positions perform full-performance level professional work conducting complex regulatory compliance determinations during inspections of health care facilities including, but not limited to: hospitals, long term care facilities, home health agencies, hospices, residential board and care facilities, personal care homes, ambulatory surgery centers, end stage renal dialysis units, rural health clinics, screening mammography facilities, emergency medical equipment, emergency vehicles, and clinical laboratories. Functioning individually, or as part of a multi-disciplinary team, these positions survey facilities through observation of care and delivery of services, interview and review of documentation, such as policy and procedures, committee meeting minutes, facility operating records, personnel files, training records and patient/resident medical records. Work involves frequent overnight travel (up to 90% of the average workweek). Perform related work as required.

    Distinguishing Characteristics

    These positions are the first level in the series, and conduct surveys individually or as a member of a multi-disciplinary team. An incumbent would not be expected to act as a team leader or lead worker on a regular, recurring basis.

    Examples of Work

    • Conduct on-site survey of behavioral and medical health care facilities; discuss survey procedures and practices with administrators and department directors.
    • Observe client/patient care, collect and record objective data, review medical and other records, interview clients/patients in a group or individually, evaluate policy and treatment or therapeutic services to determine accuracy and adequacy of program/service delivery.
    • Review facility operation and management records, committee meeting minutes and related records, as well as resident personal funds accounts to determine compliance with regulatory requirements.
    • Review organizational charts, personnel credentials and training records, policies and procedures to determine appropriate staffing levels and qualifications of staff to perform services.
    • Review emergency medical equipment and emergency vehicles.
    • Tour the facility to evaluate compliance of the physical environment of areas such as laboratory, patient treatment and living areas, as well as the kitchen and pharmacy.
    • Evaluate social services, activities, recreation and resident rights issues to ensure quality of services and quality of life.
    • Utilize laptop computer system to compile, document and record data and to print preliminary findings.
    • As part of a survey team, discuss areas of non-compliance with team members.

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

    • Knowledge of health and safety related fields, including special education, behavioral health and laboratory services.
    • Knowledge of medical and behavioral terminology, health care organizations, professional credentialing and practice standards and treatment modalities as they relate to one or more of the following: medical, nursing, social, laboratory medicine or science, behavioral health, dietary, pharmaceutical, therapy services and documentation principles related to each.
    • Knowledge of practices and procedures in medical care administration and health services provision.
    • Knowledge of medical equipment.
    • Ability to comprehend and interpret complex information and program material.
    • Ability to work well with a variety of people.
    • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
    • Ability to discern and evaluate situations using industry standards.
    • Ability to manage time effectively.

    Minimum Qualifications

    Training: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a major in nursing, social work, vocational rehabilitation, hospital or health care administration, nutrition, psychology, counseling, medical records management, clinical laboratory or related sciences, recreation, speech, physical or occupational therapies or other related health/social services/educational fields or safety, engineering or architectural design.

    OR

    Substitution: Any combination of experience as described below may substitute for the required training on a year-for-year

    basis.

    AND

    Experience: Three (3) years of full-time or equivalent part-time paid professional experience in public health, social work, nursing, vocational rehabilitation, hospital administration or related health program, safety, engineering or architectural design, as a building maintenance supervisor OR as a paramedic or emergency medical technician.

    OR

    Substitution: A Master's degree in one (1) of the above areas may substitute for one (1) year of the required experience.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Benefits:

    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Flexible spending account
    • Health insurance
    • Life insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Retirement plan
    • Tuition reimbursement
    • Vision insurance

    Schedule:

    • Monday to Friday

    Ability to Relocate:

    • West Virginia: Relocate before starting work (Required)

    Work Location: On the road

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  • Medicaid Inspector General, NYS Office of the
  • Albany, NY FULL_TIME
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  • Super Inspector
  • San Antonio, TX FULL_TIME
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Home Inspector
  • Super Inspector
  • South Houston, TX FULL_TIME
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Home Inspector
  • Super Inspector
  • Austin, TX FULL_TIME
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Assistant Inspector General for Innovation
  • US Office of the Inspector General
  • Salt Lake, UT FULL_TIME
  • Duties The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is calling on those who want to help protect American interests and secure our Nation. DHS Components work collectively to prevent terrorism; secure bo...
  • 24 Days Ago

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Nuclear Medicine Technologist
  • Inova Health System
  • Leesburg, VA
  • The Nuclear Medicine Technologist administers sound patient care practices according to department and hospital policies...
  • 7/24/2024 12:00:00 AM

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CMT Project Manager
  • Froehling & Robertson
  • Sterling, VA
  • Froehling & Robertson, Inc., (F&R)has been proudly engineering stability in the country since 1881. In addition to being...
  • 7/23/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Floor Inspector, Hilton Garden Inn Ashburn VA
  • PM Hotel Group
  • Ashburn, VA
  • Job Summary Supervise the operations of the housekeeping staff, promoting a safe environment and quality service to achi...
  • 7/22/2024 12:00:00 AM

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FOOD SAFETY SPECIALIST - The George Washington University - Washington, DC
  • Compass Group
  • Washington, DC
  • FOOD SAFETY SPECIALIST - The George Washington University - Washington, DCClick Here to Apply OnlineJob Description At o...
  • 7/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

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QUALITY ASSURANCE FIELD SPECIALIST - The George Washington University - Washington, DC
  • Compass Group
  • Washington, DC
  • QUALITY ASSURANCE FIELD SPECIALIST - The George Washington University - Washington, DCClick Here to Apply OnlineJob Desc...
  • 7/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Automotive State Safety & Emissions Inspector | Ashburn, VA | 2k bonus
  • Virginia Tire and Auto
  • Ashburn, VA
  • Job Description Job Description Virginia Tire & Auto is seeking skilled Full-Time Inspectors who are passionate about wo...
  • 7/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Nuclear Medicine Technologist - $36-54 per hour
  • TRS Healthcare
  • Leesburg, VA
  • Inova Health System is seeking a Nuclear Medicine Technologist for a job in Leesburg, Virginia. Job Description & Requir...
  • 7/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

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Assistant Automotive Store Manager
  • Monro Muffler Brake Inc.
  • Leesburg, VA
  • **Assistant Automotive Store Manager** * Leesburg, VA, USA * Full-time **Company Description** **Hiring Sign On Bonus: $...
  • 7/21/2024 12:00:00 AM

Income Estimation for Health Inspector jobs
$42,711 to $71,184