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Investigator, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

Division : Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
Location: Atlanta
Job Opening Date: June 5, 2013
Job Closing Date:  June 18, 2013
Salary:  $40,000 MINIMUM Annual
 
Duties & Responsibilities
An investigator for the Georgia Medicaid Fraud Control Unit works as a member of a multi-disciplinary team in the investigation of suspected cases of fraud by providers in the Georgia Medicaid program, to also include the investigation of suspected cases of the abuse or neglect of patients in facilities that receive Medicaid funding.  The primary duties of the investigator include conducting interviews of witnesses and subjects, obtaining and analyzing documentary and other evidence, serving subpoenas, assisting in the execution of search warrants, serving as evidence custodian, and maintaining the investigative case file; may assist in analyzing Medicaid claims data and financial records, and in preparing exhibits for use at trial.  In cases that are prosecuted, the investigator testifies in court proceedings, including grand jury hearings and trials.
 
Minimum Training & Experience
Four year degree from an accredited college or university with a major in healthcare administration, accounting, business, finance, criminal justice or computer science AND one year of related experience.  Preference will be given to applicants with experience in a legal environment, or in the submission of or analysis of healthcare claims, as well as demonstrated analytical skills.
 
Additional Information:
Along with your resume, applicants are required to complete and submit our general DEPARTMENT OF LAW application & waiver, which may be found on the Department’s website at: http://law.ga.gov/application-forms . Please mail your completed application to: the address below,  Attn: WK Brown, Director of Human Resources. Applications will be screened for the position's preferred qualifications. A criminal background check is completed on interviewed applicants who are being strongly considered for the position.  Salary is commensurate with experience.
 
Due to the volume of applications received, we are unable to provide information on application status by phone or e-mail.  All applicants will be considered, but may be screened for the preferred qualifications of the position, and may not necessarily receive an interview.  Applicants who are not selected will not receive notification.
 
All qualified and interested applicants should submit their resume, as well as a completed Department of Law application & waiver to:
 
Human Resources Director
Department of Law
40 Capitol Square S.W.
Atlanta, Georgia 30334
 
You will find the 'general' application under 'Careers', click applications.
 
The Office of THE ATTORNEY GENERAL does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or disability in employment or services.
 
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION WRITE OR CALL
Human Resources * 40 Capitol Square * Atlanta, GA. 30334
(404) 656-3305