Investigator - Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

Division : Medicaid Fraud Control Unit

Location: Atlanta

Job Opening Date: 03/01/2019

Job Closing Date: 03/15/2019

Salary: $40,000 MINIMUM Annual

Duties & Responsibilities

As a member of a multi-disciplinary team, the investigator 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 meet the MFCU jurisdictional requirements.

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.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by persons assigned to this title. They may not include all job duties performed by employees on this job title, and every position does not necessarily require these duties.

Minimum Qualifications

Completion of a Bachelors degree from an accredited four year college or university with a major in healthcare administration, accounting, business, finance, criminal justice or computer science and twelve months of fraud investigation or related experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

In addition to meeting the minimum qualifications, meet one or more of the following:

  • POST-Certification
  • Criminal Justice or Business related degree
  • Law enforcement experience
  • Demonstrated analytical skills

Additional Information:

A criminal background check is completed on all candidates; employment is also contingent upon the completion and satisfactory results of the background investigation. Candidates that are being strongly considered for the position will also be required to submit a Department of Law employment application & waiver, Georgia Department of Revenue Tax Clearance letter and copies of official college transcripts.

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. SALARY COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE. Position posted until filled.

*Applicants are required to attach a resume for consideration.

*Requires State training and verification of course passing.

How to Apply:

Please visit the link below to apply:

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.


Human Resources * 40 Capitol Square * Atlanta, GA. 30334

(404) 656-3305