Expanding access to affordable, high quality health care starts here. This is where some of the most innovative ideas in health care are created every day. Here you'll develop and execute the strategies that impact our ability to help people live healthier lives. As a Manager of Healthcare Economics, you will guide your team to identify potential areas for medical cost improvements and alternative pricing strategies. You will perform critical research and investigation of key business problems. Your analyses will create viable, real-world solutions within the complex health care landscape. This is where bold people with big ideas are writing the next chapter in health care. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities: Manage an elite team of Reporting Analysts/DevelopersDevelop and improve quantitative data analytics and set performance targets Interpret and analyze data from various sources and recommend best approaches Lead complex projects to provide updates and to draw results and conclusionsProvide to and Support our Business partners and their need for data and data analysisResponsible for contractual metric and operational reporting of Encounter data for all C&S Markets as well as overseeing and managing specific projects on a large and small scaleProvide support to Regulatory Financial Reporting team for reconciliationManage a team of 4 direct reports providing support to Encounter Team and their initiatives
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree 3+ years of experience in health care informatics and performing analysis on health data metrics 5+ years of experience leading and supporting cross-functional team as well as leading others in high-demand situationsExperience in directing report development, statistical analysis, auditing and driving automation Minimum familiarity with using SQL on an Oracle platform Minimum of an advanced level of proficiency working with MS Office Products including Excel advanced formulas usage, pivot tables, macros, lists, statistical functions, etc.Minimum familiarity with UNIX, ETL builds and general database designPreferred Qualifications: Master's DegreeExcellent analytical, critical thinking, problem solving and decision making skillsAbility to handle challenges, with proven history of success and increased productivityWell-developed skills in prioritizing, organization, decision making, time management and verbal/writing communication skillsCareers 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. Job Keywords: Manager of Healthcare Economics, leadership, problem solving, analytical, Phoenix, AZ, Arizona
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.