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Sr. Healthcare Analyst / Data Scientist

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Global Technical Talent
Posted: November 15 2016
Application Deadline: No Deadline
Position: Paid

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Job Description
Senior Healthcare Analyst/Data Scientist

The Senior Healthcare Analyst/Data Scientist will support the design, development and maintenance of financial and clinical methodologies underlying Alternate Payment Model (APM) solutions. You will be an essential contributor to the creation of analytics which measure healthcare performance and opportunities for improvement, and model the impact of cost, utilization, and quality on financial results. This role works collaboratively with product managers, medical economists, professional service consultants and software engineers to understand product business needs and translate those needs into the requirements and specifications necessary to support solution development.
Primary Responsibilities
  • Develop and test analytic algorithms against diverse healthcare data sets
  • Translate analytic algorithms into technical specifications targeted for implementation by product development teams
  • Develop and maintain a methodological knowledge base that defines solution methodologies, including data requirements, technical specifications and integration across methodologies;
  • Develop and implement processes to update the methodological knowledge base on an ongoing basis, including for methodological enhancements and changes in data and healthcare classifications and coding;
  • Serve as subject matter expert on solution analytic methodologies. Act as liaison to internal and external constituencies;
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience;
  • 3 or more years of experience with healthcare analytics/informatics and healthcare data;
  • Proficiency in healthcare analytics in areas such as cost, utilization, quality, risk, episodes, payment and contracting models
  • Technical proficiency with modern data science toolsets and libraries, such as Python, R, SQL, Jupyter or Zeppelin notebooks, Spark, Hadoop, Tableau
  • Basic data wrangling, normalization, and transformation skills
  • Advanced level of proficiency in MS Office tools, including Excel, WORD, and Powerpoint;
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills and ability to collaborate with multi-disciplinary teams;
Preferred Qualifications
  • Graduate degree in related field;
  • Previous experience in working with healthcare analytic methodologies in a corporate setting;
  • Advanced understanding of healthcare analytic classifications and coding systems covering diagnoses, procedures, medications, types of service, observations, provider specialities, etc.
  • Experience working with healthcare administrative claims and/or clinical data;
  • Experience working with business intelligence software tools.
Company Description
Global Technical Talent has been a leader in the staffing industry for over 18 years and is one of the largest staffing firms in the New England region, known for our Fortune 500 clientele and cutting edge, technology-driven recruiting infrastructure. We are a diverse family that highly values each individual, and together we make a team that’s bigger than ourselves. “Who We Are” meets “What We Do” to make us into a productive and accomplished force dedicated to improving ourselves and our whole team.

Our clients and partners are among the most successful and innovative organizations in the world. In fact our top clients are Fortune 1000 banking, insurance and financial services firms, some of the nation’s largest healthcare and retail companies, and prestigious educational institutions in the Ivy League tier; there is always a new opportunity for success!

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