Provide data analysis for PacificSource to achieve the goals and initiatives identified in our Strategic Plan. Primary subject of analytic support will be related to analysis of cost and utilization of health services, in support of large employer reporting, financial modeling for provider contracting analysis, and identification of opportunities and evaluation of health services activities, including, but not limited to, disease management, wellness programs, and early identification of high risk populations. Analytical role may vary and involve knowledge of contract language, healthcare utilization, performance analysis for clinical programs, state and federal guidelines.
Work Experience: Three years’ experience in healthcare analytics is required.
Education, Certificates, Licenses: Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Engineering, Health Economics, Public Health or similar research related field. Related Master Degree preferred.
Knowledge: Proven ability to manage multiple projects and competing deadlines. Understanding of advanced analytics methods (such as machine learning, multivariate statistics, cluster analysis, simulation and neural networks). Ability to manage workload within a team environment or without direct supervision. Ability to solve complex problems. Ability to deal responsibly with confidential information. Proficiency in at least one statistical/analytical programming tools such as R, Python, SAS, SPSS. Proficiency in other technical applications such as Tableau, SQL, and web-based database tools. Skilled in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook. Ability to work in a team environment and manage multiple priorities. Experience in Python, Ruby, Octave/Matlab, PHP, Spark, Hadoop is a plus.
Preferred Knowledge: Familiarity with Medicare Five-Star, Oregon Quality Incentive Measures and/or NCQA HEDIS. Working knowledge of medical costs is desired, while experience with medical coding and terminology.
Environment: Work inside in a general office setting with ergonomically configured equipment. Travel is required approximately less than 5% of the time.
Physical Requirements: Stoop and bend. Sit and/or stand for extended periods of time while performing core job functions. Repetitive motions to include typing, sorting and filing. Light lifting and carrying of files and business materials. Ability to read and comprehend both written and spoken English. Communicate clearly and effectively.
PacificSource is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.