ABOUT THE CENTER FOR HEALTH CARE FINANCING AND COORDINATION OF BENEFITS
The Center for Health Care Financing (CHCF) is part of Commonwealth Medicine (CWM), a division of University of Massachusetts Medical School. CWM programs combine academic excellence and public health service expertise to provide health care solutions ideal for the public sector and not-for profit organizations. CWM has helped Massachusetts and many other state and local health care agencies increase the value and quality of health care expenditures and improve access and delivery of care to at-risk and uninsured populations. The Benefit Coordination & Recovery (BCR) team, within CHCF, is responsible for a wide mix of projects and initiatives that share a common link of coordinating Medicare and commercial insurance coverage for recipients of public health and human service benefits. Using a data driven approach, the team is responsible for identifying, researching, developing, and implementing cost savings initiatives, through the coordination of claims on behalf of health and human service agencies. Through each venture, the BCR team works to maximize benefits for recipients, while ensuring cost effectiveness for clients.
ABOUT THE HEALTHCARE DATA ANALYST II – BENEFIT COORDINATION & RECOVERY POSITION
The BCR team is seeking a Healthcare Data Analyst II who will perform data analyses for assigned projects and develop/ produce all related reports. This position will conduct information gathering and provide guidance to adopt the best data analytic practices to position the business unit to address client needs. The Healthcare Data Analyst II will utilize analytic consulting skills and a customer service focus in order to design and deliver quality product/service that meet or exceed client expectations. This position will work on multiple concurrent projects while successfully completing deliverables with an increasing level of independence. Under the general direction of the Senior Manager, or designee, the Healthcare Data Analyst II will lead BCR project activities, oversee all aspects of the project from inception to completion as it relates to coordination of benefits and recovery. The Healthcare Data Analyst II will be responsible for acquiring data sets, initiating analyses, interpreting outputs, providing analytical findings and proposing cost savings initiatives to clients. The Healthcare Data Analyst II will utilize a customer service focus to design and deliver analytic products that meet or exceed client expectations. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual, who thrives in a team environment, with proven high quality results in a dynamic operations setting.
May supervise junior data staff
ENVIRONMENTAL WORKING CONDITIONS:
• Usual office environment
• Travel to off-site locations