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Healthcare Analytics Manager in Boston, MA at Beacon Health Options

Date Posted: 4/15/2019

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About The Position:

The Manager of Analytics is responsible for ensuring that the Analytics team works effectively with clinical, business and regional business leads and initiative sponsors to translate business needs into actionable analytic plans and deliver data driven insights to improve care and decision making.

The Manager of Analytics will provide oversight for the development of accurate clinical, quality, economic, population health and utilizatin statistical analyses that use data to evaluate performance, drive initiatives, and support internal and external stakeholders. Additionally, the manager assists in developing long-term plans that will meet the analytical needs of the organization, and assists leadership in identifying opportunities to utilize data for better decision making. 

This position requires mentoring and training of direct reports as well as supporting department wide staff development.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Lead the analysis of complex, multi-dimensional datasets to support Beacon’s corporative initiatives, product development, and outcomes and performance measurement.
  • Oversee the coordination and execution of analysis by leading a team of analysts.
  • Utilize analytic expertise and innovative problem solving skills to manage the development and execution of analysis.
  • Provide thought leadership to functional area leads to foster an analytic approach to solving business problems.
  • Utilize analytic tools and technologies to visualize, analyze and draw conclusions from data and present outcomes and conclusions.
  • Ensure the accuracy of analysis by guiding validation related activities.
  • Through team oversight, ensure that documentation of analytic plans, business requirements, use-cases and project plans are maintained as applicable.
  • Communicate effectively in verbal, written, and presentation (design and delivery) form; demonstrated mastery of presenting analytic and scientific concepts to a non-analytic audience.
  • Recruit and train new staff while also developing existing staff through mentoring and formalized training.
  • Through self-directed learning, maintain knowledge and understanding of current and emerging trends within the healthcare analytics industry as well as the business and technology of healthcare.

Position Requirements:

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree required. Graduate degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Epidemiology, Public Health or related analytical discipline.

Relevant Work Experience:

  • At least 5 years of experience in data analysis and statistics, outcomes measurement and identifying actionable insights from analyses.
  • At least 3 years of experience in Healthcare Informatics or Healthcare data analysis.
  • Strong experience in SQL, SAS, R, SPSS or similar programming.
  • At least 3 years of experience in the healthcare and/or insurance industry is required; preference will be given to candidates with behavioral health experience.
  • Previous management experience required with preference given to supervision of analytic teams and processes.

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