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Medical Economic Analyst Job

Full Job Title: Medical Economics Analyst

Job Number: 1805932

Location: Tampa, FL

Date Posted: 2018-08-10

This position will extract, analyze and interpret data to produce both standard claims and utilization trend reporting and ad hoc analysis requests. Supports all functions within Medical Economics including monitoring of specific corporate and health quality & affordability initiatives. (HQAI's).

Report to: Sr. Director, Medical Economics
Department: Finance-Health Analytics
Location: Henderson Rd, Tampa, FL 33634
Essential Functions:
  • Supports research and analysis of financial data, draws conclusions and provides consultation to internal and external partners for use in administering specific programs and processes related to medical expense and utilization.
  • Creates comparative views of unit cost information that Market and Shared Service contracting teams can utilize to identify outlier contracts.
  • Conducts ongoing monitoring of medical cost savings initiatives.
  • Supports the business units to identify trend outliers, analyze the trend drivers and perform the work necessary to facilitate the discussion on possible solutions.
  • Performs detailed analyses, including accumulation of data, financial modeling, and reporting of outcomes.
  • Provides detailed analytics to provider network contracting teams in support of the negotiation process.
  • Develops ad hoc views of data that illustrates underlying trend issues for both cost and utilization.
  • Performs additional duties as assigned.
Candidate Education:
  • Required A Bachelor's Degree in Health Care Decision Support related
  • Required or equivalent work experience equaling 2 additional years of experience listed below
Candidate Experience:
  • Required 2 years of experience in SAS Enterprise Guide, SQL, or other graphical business intelligence tools
Candidate Skills:
  • Intermediate Ability to identify basic problems and procedural irregularities, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Intermediate Ability to work in a fast paced environment with changing priorities
  • Intermediate Demonstrated organizational skills
  • Intermediate Other Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions
  • Intermediate Other Ability to remain calm under pressure
  • Intermediate Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from peers and management
Technical Skills:
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Word
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Outlook
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Excel
  • Preferred Intermediate Other Knowledge of database concepts and designs
  • Preferred Intermediate Other SAS Enterprise Guide / SQL

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