Senior Healthcare Economic Analyst - Santa Ana, CA
March 14, 2018
Santa Ana, California
If you want to achieve more in your mission of health care, you have to be really smart about the business of health care. Challenge yourself, your peers and our industry by shaping what health care looks like and doing your life's best work.(sm) The Sr. Healthcare Economic Analyst will monitor client deliverables to ensure that we are continuing to meet contractual SLAs from the client. This position will also assist in optimizing programs and processes that will gain a quicker turnaround time. This position is primarily focused on Production Processing for client reporting. Primary Responsibilities:Interpret and analyze claims, membership, and provider data in support of risk and quality initiatives Lead projects to completion by contributing to database creation, statistical modeling, and client reporting Create and update automated processes Analyze reporting tools utilized by the internal customer groups
Required Qualifications:Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience 2+ years of experience in a corporate setting Proficiency in performing data analytics Some exposure to SQL, SAS, and/or other statistical programs At least a beginner level of proficiency with MS Access At least an intermediate level of proficiency working with MS Excel Preferred Qualifications:Healthcare experience Intermediate level proficiency in SQL, SAS, and/or other statistical programsCareers 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: healthcare, economic, analyst, analytics, Santa Ana, CA, California
Internal Number: 757859
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.