For those who believe in the power of data to help write the next chapter in the history of health care, here's your opportunity. Advancement, an elite group of peers, variety of product lines, and rewards for delivering on our mission ensures you will always be challenged at UnitedHealth Group to do your life's best work.(sm) Primary Responsibilities: Analyze health benefit plan characteristics and assess risks as to frequency and potential severity of losses of clientsUtilize established underwriting criteria and policies to provide proper rating methodologiesBuild and maintain models to assist in the economic analysis of market alternativesEvaluate and recommend alternative pricing options and plan design changes based on economic analysis and trendsPrepare financial modeling for reserve calculation, budget calculation, and other ongoing reviews that directly aligns with client strategiesValidate renewals and request for proposals for accuracy including utilization & experience reporting
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Math, Finance, Business, related degree or equivalent experience2+ years' experience in healthcare underwriting for any variety of products: PPO, HMO, self-funded, ASO / fully-insured, group or individualIntermediate level of proficiency with MS Office suite (including Word, Excel and PowerPoint)Preferred Qualifications: Excellent communication skills, both orally and in writingStop / Loss ExperienceCareers 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) 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: Underwriting, underwriter, PPO, HMO, ASO, Eden Prairie, MN, Minnesota, Indianapolis, IN, Indiana, Hartford, CT, Connecticut, Omaha, NE, Nebraska
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.