Sr ACO Analytics Consultant

UnitedHealth Group - Tampa, FL (30+ days ago)3.6

Can we all can agree that the quality of health care is marching forward and upward with great momentum? Yes. But it's not just quality of care. The entire system is becoming more efficient and effective thanks to companies like UnitedHealth Group and people like you. Here's your opportunity to use your expertise in new ways as you strike the balance between health care costs and resources. Performing unit cost and contract valuation analysis, you'll ensure that healthcare contracts are priced accurately and fairly for all involved. As you do, you'll discover the impact you want and the resources, backing and opportunities that you'd expect from a Fortune 6 leader.

This creative role offers an excellent opportunity to directly impact an innovative function and secure your future with an industry leader. The Senior Network Pricing Consultant supports and validates physician incentive / performance based contracting activities through financial and network pricing modeling, analysis, and reporting.

The preferred locations for role are within the SE Region - Florida, Georgia, S Carolina, N Carolina, Louisiana, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas. If you are located in within the SE Region you will have the flexibility to telecommute* as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:
Develop, monitor and evolve the payment incentive model
Work as part of a cross-functional team and interact with external constituencies
Provide data analysis, contract auditing and metrics reporting to management
Perform reconciliations to determine if physicians have met contractual obligations
Translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audiences
Advocate for best economics internally and externally
Develop, analyze and monitor new, routine and ad hoc reports
Predict emerging customer needs and develop innovative solutions to meet them
Solve unique and complex problems with broad impact on the business
Develop and manage business plans to achieve objectives
Influence senior leadership to adopt new ideas, products, and / or approaches
This opportunity is all about complexity. You're expected to help accurately and effectively price the network. It's challenging because you need to be creative in the analytics behind the contract in order to utilize resources to build the data and price the network accurately.

Required Qualifications:
6+ years of analytical experience in financial analysis, health care pricing, network management, healthcare economics or related discipline
5+ years of experience with provider payment methodologies and health care products
Expertise in financial impact analysis, risk management and data manipulation
4+ years of experience in creating and using financial modeling tools, spreadsheets and information acquisition tools
Experience in interpreting and reviewing financial modeling results to evaluate the financial impact of contract changes and develop forecasts
Expert level proficiency in MS Excel

Preferred Qualifications:
Post graduate degree
Knowledge of MS Access
Knowledge of MS Power Point
ACO experience
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