Healthcare Data Analyst

Pulse8 Inc. - Remote

Every Number is A Life TM
Healthcare Data Analyst

Title: Healthcare Data Analyst
Reports to: Sr. Director, Medicaid Product Solutions
Location: Remote

About Pulse8, Inc.
Pulse8 is an innovative Healthcare Analytics and Technology Company that delivers visibility and transparency for Risk Adjustment and Quality Management programs. We enable health plans and at-risk providers to achieve the greatest financial impact in the Health Insurance Exchange (HIX), Medicare Advantage, and Medicaid markets. By combining advanced analytic methodologies with extensive health plan experience, Pulse8 has developed a suite of uniquely pragmatic solutions that are revolutionizing risk adjustment. Pulse8’s flexible business intelligence tools offer real-time visibility into member and provider activities so our clients can apply the most cost-effective and appropriate interventions for closing gaps in documentation, coding, and quality.

What's cool about working for Pulse8?
We're a close knit team of Healthcare and Technology experts dedicated to helping people live longer, healthier lives. You'll get to help us design and build innovative solutions from the ground up and have the opportunity to do lots of interesting things in an entrepreneurial culture. We offer competitive benefits and much, much more!

Position Description

Healthcare Data Analyst will assist our team of data scientists, researchers, risk adjustment experts, and developers in implementation support, leading business cases for algorithm development and improvement, researching customer queries of analytics performance, creating requirements for new analytics and data products, and working in tandem with our data teams in executing these requirements.

Position Responsibilities
Developing business cases and requirements for new products and current product enhancements
Leading customer requests for ad hoc reporting or research
Owning customer financial improvement modeling and engaging directly with current or new customers to update models
Leading research initiatives to monitor Pulse8’s algorithm performance over time and recommend future enhancements
Collaborate with Pulse8 clinicians in outcomes, algorithm performance, and new product development
Develop customer presentations and reporting enhancements to streamline Pulse8 operations and support processes
Provide data support and subject matter expertise knowledge during implementation phase of customer onboarding

Minimum Essential Knowledge / Skills:
Prior experience in healthcare industry specifically Medicaid
Experience with financial or operational modeling and concepts
Experience or degree in statistics, mathematics, finance, operational reporting or similar analytic field
Experience interacting with large amounts of healthcare data
Experience working with clinical classification systems like CDPS,CRG,ACG,ERG
Experience with SQL or SAS
Working knowledge of statistics with ability/interest to become proficient
Proven technical, analytical and problem solving
Strong written and verbal communication
Professional and interpersonal
Self-initiative and leadership
Ability to work within a team environment
Ability to interface with both external and internal personnel at all levels

Required Education / Experience:
4 to 6 years of experience analyzing and interpreting health care data
Experience supporting the development of scalable analytic and reporting solutions
Bachelor's degree in a related field of study

Desired Skills:
Experience with Tableau, Sisense or similar business intelligence tools
Experience with Risk Adjustment models specifically Medicaid focused