SRA International, Inc., A CSRA Company eMedNY Program Integrity Data Analyst in Menands, New York

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

No Active Clearance Required

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required

Suitability:

No Suitability Required

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

General Dynamics Information Technology and CSRA have united to create the premier provider of high-tech IT solutions to the government IT market. Together as General Dynamics Information Technology, we deliver cost-effective, next-generation IT solutions and services to the Department of Defense, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies as they modernize their information systems.

CSRA serves as fiscal agent to the New York State Department of Health in the operations and enhancement of the statewide Medicaid Management Information Systems (known as eMedNY). The eMedNY scope of work includes claim receipt, data conversion, imaging, claims processing and payment, data center operations, provider telephone inquiry support, HIPAA Compliance, systems development, and quality assurance.

Position Overview

The Fraud/Data Analyst will explore new techniques to identify patterns of fraud, waste and abuse and other forms of improper payments. This will include a review of the current fraud control procedures and develop ways to identify and measure the impact of fraud. The Fraud/Data Analyst will analyze Medicaid claims and medical records to determine suspicious patterns of billing and illegal activity. She/He will review claims utilizing records and system reports to determine proper documentation, utilization and appropriateness of services to identify possible fraud and abuse. Further, the Fraud/Data Analyst will work as part of a team to detect fraud, report fraud alert schemes, including providers and support investigation of Medicaid fraud cases. She/He will stay current with fraud trends and analytical procedures. The Medicaid Fraud Analyst will act in concert with the state Fraud Control Units including the Office of Health Insurance Programs, the Office of the Medicaid Inspector General, and where appropriate the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit within the Office of the Attorney General, and state and local authorities.

Required experience criteria:

  • BA or equivalent + 6 yrs related experience, or MA + 4 yrs related experience

  • Medicaid programs and policies, auditing procedures and claims processing systems

  • Medical claims sampling and data collection procedures

  • Reviewing Medicaid provider information and enrollment applications

  • Generating reports detailing fraud detection and prevention activities

  • Reviewing medical claims to determine proper and improper billing

  • Knowledge of correct coding of medical procedures

  • Demonstrate expertise in reviewing claims and making appropriate decisions to detect fraud

  • Knowledge of medical terminologies like International Classification of Diseases (ICD) Version 10

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, healthcare administration, healthcare management, management information systems or related field

  • Microsoft Excel and Word

  • Six (6) years’ experience in Medical Claims processing / auditing

Preferred experience criteria:

  • Certification as Computer Information Systems Auditor

  • Membership in a National association associated with combating healthcare fraud and abuse, such as the Systems Audit and Control Association, National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units, or National Healthcare Anti-Fraud Association

  • Experience working with data in State Medicaid Data Warehouses

  • Knowledge of coding medical claims from multiple healthcare delivery organizations and/or insurance carriers

  • Working knowledge of Analytic tools such as Bi Query or Oracle Reports

  • Experience in healthcare fraud investigation/detection

  • Ability to identify opportunities to improve processes and procedures

# of Openings:

1

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA NY Menands - 150 Broadway (NYS003)

Additional Work Locations:

CSRA is committed to creating a diverse environment and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

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We understand that our customers' missions require new methods and imaginative thinking. We bring together government IT professionals, emerging technologies, and the brightest, cutting-edge advisors in the industry to deliver a broad range of innovative, next-generation IT solutions and professional services to help our customers modernize their legacy systems, protect their networks and assets, and improve the effectiveness and efficiency of mission-critical functions for our warfighters and our citizens.

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