You will have the opportunity to perform data mining and analysis that impacts ACO and other shared savings programs. As a Healthcare Analyst you will analyze medical and pharmacy costs to understand drivers based on a variety of factors. You will perform financial analysis to improve the competitiveness of our health plans. Primary Responsibilities: Develop and document business, analysis and reporting requirements Extract and compile cost and utilization dataReview claims, premium, capitation and membership data in support of ACOCreate and update automated processes Produce and review reports Analyze benchmarking data, reports, processes, and measurements Develop innovative approaches to achieve deliverablesIndependently interpret data, facts and/or trends
Required Qualifications:Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience2+ years SAS programming experience 2+ years solving problems / developing solutions through data analytics Advanced proficiency MS Excel and Access Experience analyzing and manipulating very large data setsExperience delivering verbal and written communicationsPreferred Qualifications: Experience in the healthcare industry working with healthcare claim dataCareers 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: SAS, healthcare, excel, data analyst, healthcare data, healthcare claims, Shelton, CT, Connecticut
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.