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: Anticipates customer needs and proactively develops solutions to meet them Serves as a key resource on complex and / or critical issues Solves complex problems and develops innovative solutions Performs complex conceptual analyses Reviews work performed by others and provides recommendations for improvement Forecasts and plans resource requirements Authorizes deviations from standards May lead functional or segment teams or projects Provides explanations and information to others on the most complex issues Motivates and inspires other team members Interpret and analyze claims, clinical and membership data in support of healthcare forecasting and utilization analyses Lead projects to completion by contributing to reporting solutions, statistical modeling and financial analytics Create and update automated processes within client databases Analyze reporting tools utilized by the internal customer groups
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience 3+ years of work experience in a corporate setting 3+ years working in a team environment 1+ years of health care experience working with claims data and medical codes Proficiency in performing data analytics At least a beginner level proficiency with SQL At least a beginner level of proficiency with MS Access At least an intermediate level of proficiency working with MS Excel including formulas, calculations, charts, graphs, etc. Preferred Qualifications:Healthcare experience Tableau Crystal reporting MicroStrategy Oracle databasesCareers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 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 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.
Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.- We seek to enhance the performance of the health system and improve the overall health and well-being of the people we serve and their communities. - We work with health care professionals and other key partners to expand access to quality health care so people get the care they need... at an affordable price. - We support the physician/patient relationship and empower people with the information, guidance and tools they need to make personal health choices and decisions.