VP, Healthcare Analytics - Minneapolis, MN or Telecommute
January 31, 2018
As the rules continue to change, one company continues to lead. No industry is moving faster than health care, and no organization is better positioned to lead the industry forward than UnitedHealth Group. You will join a team addressing society's greatest challenges in health care - quality, access and affordability. As the VP of Healthcare Analytics, you will strategically manage teams that are committed to evaluating the health outcome and economic impact of health care interventions, policy changes and population health dynamics. By leading a large team of analytic talent, you will drive high performance, efficiency and growth through application of advanced analytics across Optum. You will set the tone for business engagement to enable analytics teams to bring strategic approaches to advance Optum's impact in the healthcare industry through the application of advanced analytics. This is the challenge of a lifetime. Now is the time and this is the place to start doing your life's best work.(sm) This is a critical Leadership position. This individual will be a Subject Matter Expert, Thought Leader, Business Development Leader, and the General Manager of this business. You will lead a team of 80+ scientists, researchers, analysts and support staff to a target Revenue of $25M in 2018. This individual will lead UHG/Optum initiatives such as Value-based Formulary (ORx), UHC's Chemotherapy Transparency Tool, Cross-Optum projects and Value-Based Contracting Management. Primary Responsibilities: Provide strategic leadership to a number of teams, comprising analytic talent from many parts of OptumBuild strong relationships with Optum businesses area supports by the analytics that your team createsSupport the development of a "community of analytics" - creating a culture that makes Optum THE place to be for advanced analytics in healthcareServe as a key member on the OEA analytic steering team Support the implementation of Optum-wide analytics initiatives such as OptumIQSupport the prioritization and delivery of impactful analytic projectsLead projects from conceptualization to completionBuild strong relationships within the organization including finance, marketing, communications and human capitalBuild a global team of analytics talent through thoughtful and consistent engagement of global delivery leadershipMentor and develop your elite team
Required Qualifications: PhD in Health Services Research, Biostatistics, Health Economics 15 or more years of experience in health care analysis10 or more years of experience managing a teamPrior experience managing a P&L or budget Experience performing large deal sales to large key external clientsExperience directing cross-functional teamsExperience working in a complex, matrixed organizationKnowledge of analytic capability foundations Preferred Qualifications: Management consulting experience Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make health care 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) *All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group's Telecommuter Policy Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: 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: Minneapolis, Minnetonka, MN, Telecommuter, Telecommuting, Telecommute, Work from home, VP, Vice President, Healthcare Analytics, Healthcare, Analytics, PHD, Business Development, health Services Research, Biostatistics, Health Economics, health care analysis, Management, Leadership, P&L or budget
Internal Number: 746349
About UnitedHealth Group
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.