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Healthcare Economist - Lewin Group, Falls Church, VA or Eden Prairie, MN

Falls Church, VA 22046
  • Job Code
    766482

No industry is moving faster than health care. And no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward. We need attention to every detail with an eye for the points no one has considered. The rewards for performance are significant. You'll help improve the health of millions. And you'll do your life's best work.(sm)


 

The Lewin Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Optum - UnitedHealth Group, seeks PhD researchers interested in conducting rigorous empirical research on the most current policy issues surrounding health care reform. We are a national health and human services consulting firm with over 350 professional staff and offices in the DC metro and Minnesota. We work with the Federal government, States, Foundations and private clients to design, implement and evaluate programs that improve the organization, payment and delivery of health care services.

 

The successful candidate will collaborate with a multidisciplinary team and will have the opportunity to conduct policy analyses, evaluate programs using advanced empirical methods, and develop forecasting models for health care utilization and costs. We pride ourselves in creating an exciting, policy focused atmosphere that encourages the use of innovative analytical techniques to solve real-world problems. See our web site for more information on our projects and people: www.lewin.com.

 

Application Instructions: Please submit your CV, cover letter, and job market paper or sample of your research.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design and conduct studies that require advance empirical methods or mixed quantitative and qualitative evaluation methods
  • Supervise research staff, ensuring that all projects are conducted with sound analytic methods
  • Draft research reports, interpret and present findings to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Support technical proposal writing
  • Serve as a resource to other staff in methodological or health care policy areas

 

 

 

 

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Posted: 2019-05-08 Expires: 2019-09-20

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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