State of Michigan Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General Intern in Lansing, Michigan

Job Description

With questions or for more information about the State of Michigan Internship Program, please visit: State of Michigan Internship Program Overview

Currently Accepting Applications For Fall 2018 Semester

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) will protect, preserve, and promote the health and safety of the people of Michigan, with particular attention to providing for the needs of vulnerable and underserved populations. MDHHS is one of the largest of the executive branch departments. MDHHS is responsible for health policy and management of the state's health, mental health, and substance use care systems. For more information, visit:

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General is seeking an intern to work beginning the Fall 2018 semester (September through December 2018.)

The intern responsibilities and projects may include learning from Agents and Analysts, and assisting with the following:

  • Research, identify and determine if recipients, business entities or Medicaid providers fraudulently received (or were issued) entitlement program funds administered by the MDHHS
  • Accompany and assist Agents and Analysts who are conducting field investigations or audit vendor oversight activities
  • Prepare for and attend Administrative, Felony Court and/or Appeal proceedings
  • Perform data analysis and/or utilize available data and other information to support fraud allegations
  • Use various forms of communication between State departments and agencies to resolve fraud allegations for recovery of misspent program funds Required Education and Experience

Internship is open to current junior or senior Undergraduates with a major in a Health Profession, Criminal Justice, and/or Accounting/Auditing.

Additional Requirements and Information

Please attach a cover letter, current resume and official transcripts. Your cover letter must include answers to the following questions:

  1. What qualities or attributes will you bring to the MDHHS Office of Inspector General?
  2. What are your career interests, goals and plans? Please be specific.
  3. What do you expect to gain from this internship experience?
  4. Please specify your interest in one or both of the following disciplines: A. Medicaid Provider Investigations B. Public Assistance Recipient Investigations

Please click on the link to download a Michigan State Police Criminal Background Authorization Form. Once you complete the form please upload the form to the attachment section of your application along with your resume, cover letter and college transcripts. This form will be required to be considered for an interview. Please click on the link to the form located on the job posting. If you have questions regarding this form, please call (517) 284-0100.

State of Michigan Internship Program – Statewide 400 South Pine Lansing, Michigan 48909 517-284-0100 800-788-1766

Salary: $0.00 Hourly

Location: Lansing, MI

Job Type: Internship - Non Paid

Department: State of Michigan Internship Program – Statewide

Job Number: 1903-F18-MDHHSOIGINT

Closing: 6/30/2018 11:00 PM Eastern

Bargaining Unit: N/A

Agency: State of Michigan

Address: 400 South Pine Street Lansing, Michigan, 48909

Phone: (800) 788-1766