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Healthcare Analyst - Project Management

Harrisburg, PENNSYLVANIA | Contract
Post Date: 02/18/21
Job ID: 21-00159
Job Type: Contract

Job Description

 Job title               :  Healthcare Analyst - Project Management
Location               :  Harrisburg PA
Type                      :  4 months+
 
Job description :
 
The Healthcare Analyst provides analytical support for the Office of Long Term Living's programs.
  • This contract position reports to the Metrics and Analytics Section Chief. The Healthcare Analyst provides analytical support for the programs. This position will assist in the collection, preparation, validation and distribution of data to various requesting stakeholders. The position will also lead in the design of standard operating procedures (SOP), process flow diagrams and the tracking of all outgoing data requests. RESOURCES shall provide office space within its office, in the Forum Place Building, . In addition, will supply all necessary hardware, software, network connection, phone and fax for daily use as needed to complete assigned work items. OBJECTIVES OF ENGAGEMENT This contract position reports to the Metrics and Analytics Section Chief. The Healthcare Analyst provides analytical support for the client's programs. This position will assist in the collection, preparation, validation and distribution of data to various requesting stakeholders. The position will also lead in the design of standard operating procedures (SOP), process flow diagrams and the tracking of all outgoing data requests. TASKS TO BE PERFORMED Specific work items for the contractor are:
  • Lead analyst in the oversight and tracking of data requests by using the existing data  structure • Lead analyst in the design of SOP and process flow diagrams for effective cross training and knowledge transfer
  • Provide succinct analysis in addition to providing data charts and graphs • Support the Program Development and Innovation section on special studies and research requested • Provide innovative ways to use existing data to improve program outcomes and efficiencies, including predictive analytics and business intelligence • Collaborate and build relations with program and policy staff • Assist in the development and support of monitoring program performances • Participate and recommend specifications for new program performance measures • Assist in the development and data dashboards and other data visualizations • Maintain project documentation and work plans • Create executive level reports and presentations • Provide support in other projects as assigned by the Section Chief or above level management • Attend meetings as assigned by the Section Chief or above level management CONTRACTOR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS • Maintain a  Driver's license. • Bachelor's Degree. • Minimum of three (3) years of healthcare industry experience, preferably with a health plan or a pharmacy. • A working knowledge of healthcare operations to include: enrollment, claims, customer service and appeals. • Demonstrated project management experience. • Applied analytical skills. • Strong written and verbal communication skills. • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite, including Access, Excel, power point and word. • Proven ability to lead a team and successfully complete assignments. • Ability to extract data from various data sources and warehouses. • Ability to create executive level presentations. (a working knowledge of Medicaid and Medicare and proficiency in SAS is highly desired).
 
Required:
  • Project management experience
  • A working knowledge of healthcare operations to include: enrollment, claims, customer service and appeals.
  • A working knowledge of Medicaid and Medicare
  • Proficiency in SAS
  • Experience in extracting data from various data sources and warehouses
  • Proficiency in Microsoft office suite, including Access, Excel, power point and word.
  • 4 year college degree or equivalent technical study