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Investigator, Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

Division : Medicaid Fraud Control Unit
Location: Atlanta
Job Opening Date: 07/30/2015
Job Closing Date:  08/10/2015
Salary:  $40,000 MINIMUM Annual
 
Duties & Responsibilities
 
Position is part of  the Medicaid Fraud Control Units' Criminal Team. As a member of a multi-disciplinary team, person will work under the direction of the case attorney in the investigation of suspected cases of fraud by Georgia Medicaid providers and abuse or neglect of patients in facilities that receive Medicaid funding.   POSITION IS OPEN UNTIL FILLED.
 
The investigator’s primary duties include, but are not limited to: developing investigative strategies; researching Medicaid policy; identifying and interviewing persons of interest; identifying, collecting, and analyzing documents; assisting in the analysis of Medicaid claims data and financial records; serving subpoenas; assisting in the execution of search warrants; serving as evidence custodian; maintaining the investigative case file; compiling reports and summaries of the above; preparing exhibits for use in trial; and providing courtroom testimony.  Incumbent will be given the option to carry a firearm within the requirements of the Fraud Unit.
 
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 or a closely related field AND one year of related experience.
Preference will be given to applicants with experience in law enforcement, 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. APPLICANTS WHO ARE INTERVIEWED WILL BE ASKED TO PROVIDE COPIES OF OFFICIAL COLLEGE TRANSCRIPTS.   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