Optum is a health services business, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, dedicated to making the health system work better for everyone. We serve people throughout the entire health system. This allows us to bring a uniquely broad, yet experienced, perspective. We have the ability and scale to help our clients both envision and implement new approaches that drive meaningful, enduring and positive change. Beyond just a company and a brand, Optum is a unique and valuable collection of people, capabilities, competencies, technologies, perspectives and partners. Our team enjoys conversation - changing, life - changing, world - changing opportunities throughout their careers. Join us and see what it's like to do your life's best work. (sm) As the Health Care Economics Consultant within ACA Risk Adjustment Analytics, you will perform critical research and investigation of key business problems. Using phenomenal analytical skills, you will develop and improve quantitative data analytics and set performance targets for the enterprise. As a subject matter expert, you will interpret and analyze clinical data from various sources and recommend best approaches for its consolidation. Primary Responsibilities:Develop and improve quantitative data analytics and set performance targets Lead projects to completion by contributing to database creation, statistical modeling and financial reports Interpret and analyze clinical data from various sources and recommend best approaches Create and update automated processes Analyze reporting tools to investigate sources of variations Produce and review reports
Required Qualifications:Previous experience in informatics or analytics and working with large data sets 3+ years' experience within the healthcare industry Intermediate level proficiency with Access, SQL and / or other database programs Advanced proficiency level with MS Excel (Pivot tables, VLOOKUP, etc.) Previous experience creating dashboards and / or executive summaries Objective, collaborative approach Ability to adapt in a dynamic and high - growth environment Ability to communicate effectively with various levels of leadership Exceptional written, verbal, analytical, organizational, problem solving and presentational skillsPreferred Qualifications:Bachelor's degree Experience using Tableau Previous experience in informatics or analytics and working with large data sets with healthcare dataCareers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health - related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to 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. In addition, employees in certain positions are subject to random drug testing. Job Keywords: Health Care Economics Consultant, Economics, Analytics, Informatics, SQL, Tableau, Data Sets, Santa Ana, CA, California
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.