GENERAL SUMMARY OF POSITION:
Under the general direction of the Director or designee, the Senior Healthcare Data Analyst will support the Office of Analytics within the Office of Medicaid (MassHealth) and support key MassHealth initiatives such as Program Integrity and Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs). The Senor Healthcare Data Analyst will be the lead analyst on complex analyses and projects and must be able to function independently, with minimal oversight. The Senior Healthcare Data Analyst will have an opportunity to inform business decisions through data analysis. This position requires skills in critical thinking relative to the relationship between the analysis being performed and the policy and programmatic questions under study. The Senior Healthcare Data Analyst will apply superior programming skills and have experience working with healthcare administrative data. He/She must be able to craft and implement analyses from business questions and communicate results clearly and effectively to program staff. The ideal candidate will have advanced data manipulation/programming and analytic skills and a passion for understanding health care programs and policy.
The MassHealth Analytics team produces quantitative and qualitative analyses to inform business decisions at MassHealth. The selected candidate will work in the MassHealth Office of Analytics located in Quincy, MA, and will collaborate closely with other MassHealth units to identify analytic questions and key timelines.