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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 12/01/22

Applications Due12/18/22

Vacancy ID117740

AgencyMedicaid Inspector General, NYS Office of the

TitleDeputy Medicaid Inspector General

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary Grade666

Bargaining UnitM/C - Management / Confidential (Unrepresented)

Salary RangeFrom $143454 to $180438 Annually

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Exempt Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 37.5


From 9 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address 800 North Pearl Street

City Albany


Zip Code12204

Minimum Qualifications The ideal candidate will have extensive management experience working in, or with, New York State (NYS) government. Experience with the Medicaid program and its information systems is preferred.

Duties Description Reporting to the First Deputy Medicaid Inspector General and as a member of the Executive management team, the incumbent works closely with the Medicaid Inspector General and other Executive staff. The incumbent manages the strategic direction and overall operation of the Division of System Utilization & Review (DSUR). Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

• Provide overall oversight and direction for the Office of the Medicaid Inspector General’s Division of System Utilization & Review.
• Confer with the MIG, First Deputy MIG, and/or other executive-level managers to identify and define agency and division priorities, projects, initiatives, long-term goals and objectives, and information system needs.
• Direct and oversee Division of System Utilization and Review Bureaus: Bureau of Business Intelligence, Bureau of System Administration, and Bureau of Third-Party and Payment Oversight.
• Develop statements, policies and protocols that help clarify the Division of System Utilization and Review’s activities and services.
• Evaluate activities and functions of the Division of System Utilization & Review for effectiveness and efficiency; recruit, realign or redeploy resources as appropriate; recommend and/or implement procedural or process improvements, as necessary.
• Identify, evaluate and interact with federal, state or local agencies or their contractors to access new or enhanced data streams or systems to improve data analytical capacities or improve program integrity capabilities.
• Oversee the preparation of periodic progress reports and report status of ongoing projects to Executive Staff.
• Participate in regular meetings with other Deputies and executive-level staff.
• Provide expert services in the use of data analysis, performing system match, protecting Medicaid as the payer of last resort, overseeing Recovery Audit Contract functions, dental pre-payment reviews, and implementation of payment controls an associated monitoring.

Oversee the day-to-day operations of the Division of System Utilization and Review:

• Provide direct supervision and mentoring to Bureau Directors, ensuring consistency and coordination between bureaus, and communicating executive directives, priorities, preferences, and approach.
• Oversee subordinate managers in carrying out division projects and initiatives; provide guidance, advice, and/or direction in resolving sensitive or critical issues.

Additional Comments Salary will be commensurate with experience. This position is located in Albany. This is an appointment to a position in the exempt jurisdictional class. As such, the incumbent of this position will serve at the pleasure of the appointing authority.

Free parking is available onsite.

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Sarah MacIntosh

Telephone 518-408-0071

Fax 518-408-0395

Email Address


Street 800 North Pearl Street

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12204


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit cover letter and resume to email address listed above.

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