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UnitedHealth Group

Healthcare Economics Consultant - Remote


Healthcare Network Director


Hartford, Connecticut, United States

UnitedHealthcare is a company that's on the rise. We're expanding in multiple directions, across borders and, most of all, in the way we think. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about transforming the health care industry. Ready to make a difference? Make yourself at home with us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

The Information Solutions Group (ISG) is an internal IT Business team that provides data and application solutions for the UHC Underwriting organization. Our mission is to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of people in the organization by making relevant information accessible in ways that are simple, accurate, timely, and cost effective. Within this larger group, our Application Solutions team develops data extraction & presentation tools in support of the reporting needs of the various Underwriting and Pricing teams. We have a very close relationship with the business we support as many of our team members have experience working for the business in the past. This close relationship and understanding enables us to anticipate future needs and nimbly collaborate with our stakeholders to craft and implement solutions.

In this role as a Report Developer on the Application Solutions team you will primarily be involved in developing reports used by a team of UHC consultants and nurses that work with customers to identify, quantify, and resolve healthcare issues impacting their populations. The report developer will be collaborating with ISG team members in an agile environment, with opportunities to work on various projects as demand and capacity arise. It is rewarding work, as the solutions we provide both enable and quantify the meaningful impact UnitedHealthcare can have on a member’s health.

You’ll enjoy the flexibility to work remotely* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Design Excel-based report outputs based on collaboration with UW and Reporting team members
  • Lead conversations with these customers in defining report business specs
  • Develop associated data extracts to populate the report output templates using various relational database sources and SQL processing

You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience working with claim and eligibility data and understanding of health care reporting concepts
  • Advanced Excel skills including use of complex functions and formulas, pivot tables, complex charting, and data visualization with some VBA automation experience
  • Excellent SQL skills, including proficiency in utilizing subqueries and complex case logic
  • Excellent math skills necessary, including basic statistical concepts

To protect the health and safety of our workforce, patients and communities we serve, UnitedHealth Group and its affiliate companies require all employees to disclose COVID-19 vaccination status prior to beginning employment. In addition, some roles and locations require full COVID-19 vaccination, including boosters, as an essential job function. UnitedHealth Group adheres to all federal, state and local COVID-19 vaccination regulations as well as all client COVID-19 vaccination requirements and will obtain the necessary information from candidates prior to employment to ensure compliance. Candidates must be able to perform all essential job functions with or without reasonable accommodation. Failure to meet the vaccination requirement may result in rescission of an employment offer or termination of employment

Careers at UnitedHealthcare Employer & Individual. We all want to make a difference with the work we do. Sometimes we're presented with an opportunity to make a difference on a scale we couldn't imagine. Here, you get that opportunity every day. As a member of one of our elite teams, you'll provide the ideas and solutions that help nearly 25 million customers live healthier lives. You'll help write the next chapter in the history of health care. And you'll find a wealth of open doors and career paths that will take you as far as you want to go. Go further. This is your life's best work.(sm)

Colorado, Connecticut, Nevada, or New York City Residents Only: The salary range for Colorado residents is $66,100 to $118,300. The salary range for Connecticut/Nevada/New York City residents is $72,800 to $129,900. Pay is based on several factors including but not limited to education, work experience, certifications, etc. In addition to your salary, UnitedHealth Group offers benefits such as, a comprehensive benefits package, incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase and 401k contribution (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). No matter where or when you begin a career with UnitedHealth Group, you’ll find a far-reaching choice of benefits and incentives.

*All employees working remotely will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.