Closing Date: 25th July, 2024

Description:

Job Description:
What You Will Do at Odm:
Office
: Legal Counsel

Bureau: Provider & Program Compliance

Classification: Attorney 5 (pn 20036547)

Job Overview:
A Government Entity Is Seeking an Attorney for Our Legal Unit. as Senior Legal Counsel in The Provider & Program Compliance Unit, Your Responsibilities Will Include:
  • Providing Legal Advice Regarding Medicaid Programs, Including Electronic Visit Verification (evv), Provider Credentialing, and The Medicaid School Program
  • Conducting Discussions and Negotiations on Behalf of The Department Related to Credentialing Delegation Agreements
  • Reviewing and Assessing Contract Breaches and Making Recommendations on Damages
  • Reviewing and Providing Legal Advice and Assistance with Administrative Rules
  • Serving as A Legal Liaison Between the Department and The Attorney General's Office, Other State and County Agencies and Boards, and Other Private or Public Entities Regarding Legal Issues
  • Assisting the Attorney General's Office with Administrative Hearings, Trials and Other Legal Matters and Coordinating All Activities Related to The Resolution of Legal Cases, Including Settlements, Preparation of Orders and Tracking Case Activity
  • Researching and Drafting Legal Opinions, Memoranda and Other Legal Documents Regarding Medicaid Issues

The Preferred Candidate Will Possess Strong Legal Analysis and Writing Skills, Be Detail Oriented, and Be Able to Work Collaboratively and Independently.

Why Work for The State of Ohio
At the State of Ohio, We Take Care of The Team that Cares for Ohioans. We Provide a Variety of Quality, Competitive Benefits to Eligible Full-Time and Part-Time Employees*. for A List of All the State of Ohio Benefits, Visit Our Total Rewards Website! (https://careers.ohio.gov/why-work-for-state-of-ohio) Our Benefits Package Includes:
  • Medical Coverage
  • Free Dental, Vision and Basic Life Insurance Premiums After Completion of Eligibility Period (https://careers.ohio.gov/why-work-for-state-of-ohio/healthcare/01-health-care)
  • Paid Time Off, Including Vacation, Personal, Sick Leave and 11 Paid Holidays per Year
  • Childbirth, Adoption, and Foster Care Leave
  • Education and Development Opportunities (employee Development Funds, Public Service Loan Forgiveness, and More)
  • Public Retirement Systems (such as Opers, Strs, Sers, and Hprs) (https://das.ohio.gov/employee-relations/benefits-administration/about-my-benefits/retirement-systems) & Optional Deferred Compensation (ohio Deferred Compensation) (https://www.ohio457.org/aboutus)

Benefits Eligibility Is Dependent on A Number of Factors. the Agency Contact Listed Above Will Be Able to Provide Specific Benefits Information for This Position.

Qualifications:
Admission to Ohio Bar Pursuant to Section 4705.01 of Revised Code; 18 Mos. Exp. as Licensed Attorney; 6 Mos. Exp. in Supervisory Principles/techniques.

Technical Skills: Attorney/legal

Professional Skills: Consultation, Collaboration, Attention to Detail, Ethics and Values, Interpreting Data, Listening, Problem Solving, Decision Making, Verbal Communication, Written Communication, Confidentiality