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Healthcare Economics Consultant - Multiple Locations or Telecommute - Cypress, CA

Company: UHG
Job type: full-time
Category: Hospital, Health Care

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Job Description:

Some people take things as they come. Others relentlessly push themselves to go farther. Combine health care and technology, which are two of the fastest - growing fields on the planet, with UnitedHealth Group's culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get: industry - leading health care services at a company that's improving the lives of millions. As the Health Care Economics Consultant you will design and develop reports and analyze data to measure clinical outcomes, network performance and methodology levers. You will investigate key business problems through quantitative analyses of utilization and health care costs data. As the Consultant, you will interpret and analyze clinical data from various sources and recommend best approaches for its consolidation. Your analyses will be used to create viable, real - world solutions in a complex health care landscape. The work is as challenging as it is rewarding. You'll open doors to new opportunities. This is where bold people with big ideas are writing the next chapter in health care. Join us. There's never been a better time to do your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities: * Interpret and analyze claims, premium, capitation and membership data in support of Underwriting, Actuarial and utilization analyses * Lead projects to completion by contributing to database creation, statistical modeling and financial reports * Create and update automated processes within client databases Analyze reporting tools utilized by the internal customer groups * Use notifications, claims or / and membership data in support of business operations, and utilization, network and process / program analyses * Works with relatively complex raw healthcare notifications and claims data, and recognizes data patterns and potential issues and makes recommendations * Leverages existing and ad - hoc reporting capabilities to identify trends in health plan performance and opportunities for medical expense reduction * Performs data extraction, aggregation, and quality checking from multiple sources and tables in support of trend identification, root cause analysis, affordability initiative development, and validation / measurement of medical expense reduction initiatives * Provides consultative advice and interprets and summarizes analytical findings * Generally work is self - directed, and serves as a resource to others Required Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience * 3 years data analytics * 2 years of work experience * 1 years of health care experience working with claims data and medical codes * Proficiency in performing data analytics * Demonstrated proficiency in SAS programming * Proficient with MS Excel, including formulas, calculations, charts, graphs, etc. * Beginner level of proficiency with MS Access Preferred Qualifications: * 2 years' experience analyzing very large datasets * 2 years of SAS programming on a UNIX platform or Enterprise Guide(EG) * Basic level of Visual Basic Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer and Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is your life's best work.(sm) Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. Job Keywords: Programmer, analyst, healthcare, SAS and UNIX Cypress, CA, California, Rockville, MD, Maryland, Telecommute, Telecommuter, Telecommuting, Remote, Work from home

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