22 days old

Healthcare Economics Consultant - Telecommute - 890112

Los Angeles, CA 90012 Work Remotely
  • Job Code
    890112

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 a Healthcare Economics Consultant, you will have a good understanding of health insurance claims and authorization data. You will investigate key business problems and provide leadership with quantitative analyses of healthcare cost and utilization data. You will analyze and interpret data from various sources, design reports, and work with clinical and operational teams to drive financial performance of population health programs. 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 doyour life's best work.(sm)


You'll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provides leadership with quantitative analyses of healthcare cost and utilization data
  • Predicts emerging customer needs and develops innovative solutions to meet them
  • Solves unique and complex problems with broad impact on the business
  • Participates in the development of business strategy
  • Develops and manages business plans to achieve key business objectives
  • Translates highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences
  • Influences senior leadership to adopt new ideas, products, and/or approaches
  • May have segment-wide impact

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Math, Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science, Engineering, Actuarial Science, Public Health, or a related field.
  • 3+ years of experience working with complex data
  • Intermediate/Advanced proficiency in SAS and/or SQL. SAS experience preferred.
  • Proficient with MS Excel,Word, and PowerPoint
  • Experience with Tableau preferred
  • Experience in prioritizing work on multiple complex assignments with ongoing deadlines

Careers with UnitedHealthcare.Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 7 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can doyour life's best work.(sm)


*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy.

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: Data analytics, SAS, health care, healthcare, healthcare analytics, Telecommute, Telecommuting, Telecommuter, Work From Home, Remote, population health, disease management


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Posted: 2020-11-03 Expires: 2020-12-25

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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