Attorney General Maura Healey is looking for a highly motivated person to join her team as an Investigator in the Medicaid Fraud Division.Primary Duties: Perform complex criminal and civil investigations into allegations of fraud and abuse committed by providers participating in the Medicaid program. The Investigator will: review complaints against providers; access Medicaid claims and conduct data analysis; research program rules and regulations; develop investigative plans; analyze financial records; review medical records; interview witnesses; draft interview and investigative reports and memos; collect and secure evidence; conduct public records searches; serve as a witness in criminal and civil proceedings; and perform other investigative tasks necessary to identify fraud and the unlawful receipt of funds. Some early morning or late evening hours may be required.
BA/BS preferred. Applicants should have experience in at least one of the following areas: complex criminal or civil investigations; health care compliance; fraud investigations; regulatory compliance; auditing or accounting, law enforcement or medical/nursing background. Experience using Microsoft Excel or Access strongly preferred. Applicants must possess strong organizational and analytical skills, strong interpersonal skills, and strong written and oral communication skills. Bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. Preference for candidates who speak Spanish or Russian. Successful candidate will be required to travel as needed to other areas of the Commonwealth in support of investigations. Valid MA Driver’s License strongly preferred. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a connection to the people and communities we serve. When applying for this position, you will be asked to provide a cover letter and resume.
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience.
About Office of the Massachusetts Attorney General
Attorney General Maura Healey is the chief lawyer and law enforcement officer of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. In addition, her office is an advocate and resource for the Commonwealth and its residents in many areas, including protecting consumers, combating fraud and corruption, protecting civil rights, and promoting meaningful economic recovery.
The Attorney General’s Office is organized i...nto six Bureaus: Executive; Criminal; Energy & Environment; Government; Health Care & Fair Competition; and Public Protection & Advocacy. Each bureau is divided into divisions and teams. These Bureaus and Divisions have distinct missions, but work closely together to ensure the Attorney General’s Office provides the highest level of public protection.
The Attorney General’s Office is an Equal Opportunity Employer. As the representative of the Commonwealth and its residents, the Attorney General’s Office strives to ensure that those working in our office reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. The Office encourages applicants from a broad spectrum of backgrounds to apply for positions.