TThe mission of the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is to provide Californians with access to affordable, integrated, high-quality health care, including medical, dental, mental health, substance use treatment services and long-term care. Our vision is to preserve and improve the overall health and well-being of all Californians.
Audits and Investigations (A&I) is the designated Program Integrity Unit (PIU) for the Medi-Cal program. A&I’s mission is to protect and enhance the integrity of the health programs administered by DHCS. A&I also strives to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of DHCS and the programs it administers.
The Auditor I is the trainee and initial working level of the Health program Auditor (HPA) series. The Auditor I assists in the medical and/or management field audits of Medi-Cal providers and Medi-Cal managed care contracted providers. Audits include the examination of purchasing and other financial business records to determine compliance with department requirements and to identify if program overpayments have occurred. The Auditor I may participate in unannounced drop-in reviews of newly enrolled providers to determine compliance with Medi-Cal regulations for ongoing business. Audit work is typically performed at the providers location which requires extended travel and overnight stays. Assists in the preparation of financial and management reports, which includes preparing supporting schedules and charts. Conducts meetings/interviews with audited facility staff, Department management staff, and various state program representatives.
The State of California offers a comprehensive benefits package to its employees.
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You will find the minimum education requirements for the Auditor I classification here.
How to Apply
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Interested candidates that meet the minimum requirements will need to complete an online assessment as part of the application process and obtain an eligible list rating to apply; the assessment information can be found here. The assessment consists of an evaluation of training, experience, knowledge, and abilities.
The hiring unit manager is available to answer questions regarding the position or application process.