Senior Technical Advisor

Alexandria, VA
Sep 29, 2022
Oct 29, 2022
Full Time
Job Summary

Aptive is seeking a Senior Technical Advisor to support the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Center for Program Integrity (CPI). The Technical Advisor shall possess experience managing large- scale projects related to health care benefits with first-hand experience with Medicare, Medicaid or other CMS programs. Specifically, the Technical Advisor should have a working knowledge of Medicare and/or Medicaid payment and CMS Program Integrity initiatives around fraud, waste and abuse.

This senior level, full-time position is located in Alexandria, VA. This position may also be remote.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Inform provider outreach and education programs around payment issues
  • Develop ongoing internal and external communications and reports for federal advisors
  • Provide subject matter expertise on Medicare and/or Medicaid payment and other CMS focus areas
  • Perform environmental scans to identify Program Integrity related issues
  • Coordinate with federal agency leadership and internal workgroups
  • Facilitate, development and execution of internal and external outreach and education programs
  • Facilitate long range strategic planning and short-term tactical planning
  • Assist with internal approvals by providing rapid response to requests for clarification and additional information
  • Develop ongoing internal and external communications and reports that will help CPI communicate its mission and accomplishments
  • Provide subject matter expertise on Medicare, Medicaid and other CMS programs' operations
  • Provide subject matter expertise on PI initiatives in CPI
  • Perform environmental scans to identify CPI program initiatives issues to determine outreach and education needs in order to develop outreach products and subjects for program integrity workgroups
  • Lead complex projects approved in the Education and Outreach Contract SOW
  • Coordinate with CMS leadership and internal workgroups for the purpose of communicating CPI initiatives
  • Act as coordinator with CPI initiatives team members to streamline product development

Minimum Qualifications

  • 10 years of work experience managing large-scale projects related to health care benefits
  • 7 years of experience with Medicare, Medicaid or other CMS programs
  • Knowledge of statutory requirements on PI initiatives in CPI
  • Bachelors Degree in management, business administration, communications, marketing or public relations
  • Background in Medicare policies, medical review, and health professional education
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a public trust clearance
  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S.

Desired Qualifications

  • Masters Degree in a related field
  • Ability to get up to speed quickly on complex issues; desire to work in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment.
  • Capable self-starter with a drive to get all types of work done and high attention to detail.
  • Excellent ability to communicate across most mediums and settings.

Client Information

CPI's mission is to identify and combat fraud, waste, and abuse within CMS programs. The office conducts targeted outreach to promote and educate stakeholders on program integrity while detecting fraud, waste, and abuse and preventing improper payments in CMS programs.

About Aptive

Aptive is a modern federal consulting firm focused on human experience, digital services, and business transformation. We harness creativity, technology, and culture to connect people and systems to impact the world. We're advisors, strategists, and engineers focused on people, above all else.

We believe in generating success collaboratively, leaving client organizations stronger after every engagement and building trust for the next big challenge. Our work inspires people, fuels change and makes an impact. Join our team to be part of positive change in your community and our nation.

EEO Statement

Aptive is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, parental status, veteran status, age, disability, or any other protected class.

Veterans, members of the Reserve and National Guard, and transitioning active-duty service members are highly encouraged to apply.

COVID 19 Vaccine Statement

This position supports a federal government contract and is subject to government vaccination mandates or other customer vaccination requirements. All new hires are required to report their vaccination status and proof of vaccination, or an adjudicated accommodation may be required for employment.

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