Associate Health Care Economics Director - CA, MD or Telecommute

Employer
UnitedHealth Group
Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Executive, Director
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
As the rules continue to change, one company continues to lead. No industry is moving faster than health care, and no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward than UnitedHealth Group. We invite you to bring your expert knowledge and innovative ideas to an elite team within a culture built for collaboration. At UnitedHealth Group, we seek people like you who have the ability to drive change, take appropriate risks and influence individuals at all levels of the organization. As the Associate Health Care Economics Director, you will manage, through quantitative analysis, the health outcome and economic impact of health care interventions, policy changes and population health dynamics. This is your opportunity to help write 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: Manage your elite team to interpret and analyze clinical data and recommend best approaches Oversee quality assurance on data from multiple sources and tables to analyze the impact of various medical cost reduction initiatives Guide your team to identify potential areas for improvement and alternative strategies Lead projects from conceptualization to completion Oversee medical expense forecasts Provide claims, premium, capitation and membership data in support of Underwriting, Actuarial and utilization analyses Design and develop data analyses and reporting tools to help our clinical operations team maximize their effectiveness Manage your elite team to interpret and analyze clinical data and recommend best approaches Oversee quality assurance on data from multiple sources and tables to analyze the impact of various medical cost reduction initiatives Guide your team to identify potential areas for improvement and alternative strategies The role provides oversight and education to teams on Medicare STAR ratings. The incumbent will align with clinical leadership in pursuit of driving performance opportunities and work to ensure the highest level of collaboration within the organizationRequired Qualifications: Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience5+ years of experience in health care informatics and performing analysis on health data metrics 3+ years of experience managing a team Minimum of an advanced level proficiency with SQL, SAS and/or other statistical programs Minimum of an advanced level of proficiency working with MS Excel including advanced formulas, pivot tables, macros, lists, statistical functions, etc.Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & 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: Associate Health Care Economics Director, Economics, informatics, analysis, data metrics, management, Cypress, CA, California, Rockville, MD, Maryland, telecommute, telecommuter, remote, work from home