14 hours

Healthcare Economics Consultant, HouseCalls Analytics - Santa Ana, CA

UnitedHealth Group
Santa Ana, CA
  • Job Code
774951 Healthcare Economics Consultant HouseCalls Analytics Santa Ana CA

Healthcare Economics Consultant, HouseCalls Analytics - Santa Ana, CA (774951)

Position Description

As the Healthcare Economics Consultant, you will perform critical research and investigation of key business problems. Using phenomenal analytical skills, you will develop and improve quantitative data analytics and set performance targets for the enterprise. As a subject matter expert, you will interpret and analyze clinical data from various sources and recommend best approaches for its consolidation. You will be involved in identifying potential areas for Medicare Risk Adjustment improvements and improved member condition capture.
There are new challenges and bigger rewards around every turn. Now is the time, and this the place where you'll find a career in which you can make a big difference? In our company, our industry, even our world. Join us. And start doing your life's best work.(sm)
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Client interaction with assigned Regional Leadership
  • Financial and clinical reporting development
  • Presentation of analytic findings, root causes, and recommendations
  • SQL - query creation and data extraction

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Health Administration, related field, or equivalent work experience
  • 1+ year(s) of professional experience in analytics and working with large data sets, preferably working with healthcare data
  • Experience communicating analyses, including trends, opportunities, and recommended actions, to clients and the business in writing and verbally
  • Experience with problem-solving, including balancing multiple priorities and researching conflicting and/or inaccurate data
  • Intermediate to advanced proficiency level with SQL query writing
  • Advanced proficiency level with MS Excel, especially with complex formulas and pivot tables
  • Comfortable presenting to various audiences and levels of leadership 


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in healthcare analytics
  • Experience with Medicare Risk Adjustment program
  • Experience with Medicare Quality programs
  • Experience with client management and support
  • Experience creating workflows in ETL software (Alteryx, SSIS, etc.)
  • Professional experience with Tableau and/or other data visualization/BI tools
  • Strategic thinker to find solutions to discovered opportunities
  • Ability to develop new relationships and to gain trust

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do 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: analytical support, analytics, reporting, SQL, Tableau, developer, Santa Ana, CA, California

Job Details

  • Contest Number774951
  • Job TitleHealthcare Economics Consultant, HouseCalls Analytics - Santa Ana, CA
  • Job FamilyHealthcare Economics
  • Business SegmentOptum Operations

Job Location Information

  • Santa Ana, CA
    United States
    North America
  • Other LocationsSanta Ana, CA

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt


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