MSH Group

Atlanta, GA

Healthcare Economics Analyst

$82,000-$148,500 / YEAR

Healthcare Economics Analyst in the Healthcare Economics Department will be responsible for developing and distributing operational and client-facing reports, predictive analytics, prospective modeling and/or other data analyses.


Primary Responsibilities:

· Interpret and analyze key performance indicators by region and state

· Gather data from multiple sources and develop necessary analytic data results to enable accurate and robust quantitative analyses

· Forecast utilization trends and create models using claims and other healthcare data

· Assist in the development of reporting/analytics that presents key performance indicator data and utilization patterns

· Summarize information and effectively communicate analyses in writing and verbally for internal and client use

· Provide analytic support to clients and management on special data requests and ad hoc analyses as needed

· Identify positive/negative trends and work to identify root causes in regional/market performance

Required Qualifications:

· Must have a Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution majoring in Math, Finance or Business

· Must have proven work experience with SAS and/or SQL where you have created queries, pulled large data sets and performed data manipulations/analysis.

· Must have experience with MS Excel functions that include working with large data sets, creating standardized reports, utilizing vLookups and advanced functions/ formulas; creating, using and interpreting pivot tables, filtering and formatting.

· Knowledge of healthcare financial terms such as cost, utilization, Per Member Per Month (PMPM), hospice.

· Basic understanding of Medicare program.

Preferred Qualifications:

· Analytical work experience within the healthcare industry specifically focusing on healthcare claims

· Experience in modeling financial impacts

· Self-motivated, creative problem solver who can work independently and collaborate through strong communication and interpersonal skills.

· Strong project management experience and/or ability to handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

· Demonstrated understanding of key healthcare concepts

Job Requirements
  • Primary Responsibilities:

    · Interpret and analyze key performance indicators by region and state

    · Gather data from multiple sources and develop necessary analytic data results to enable accurate and robust quantitative analyses

    · Forecast utilization trends and create models using claims and other healthcare data

    · Assist in the development of reporting/analytics that presents key performance indicator data and utilization patterns

    · Summarize information and effectively communicate analyses in writing and verbally for internal and client use

    · Provide analytic support to clients and management on special data requests and ad hoc analyses as needed

    · Identify positive/negative trends and work to identify root causes in regional/market performance