Senior Clinical Analyst, New York, NY

Created 12/04/2021
Reference 1134110
Job type Full Time
State NY
City New York
Hello! Thank you for considering Healthfirst for your next career opportunity.

Who we are:

Healthfirst was founded by a collection of major healthcare systems in the New York area to emphasize high quality of care, and better patient outcomes. We have grown into New York's largest not-for-profit health insurer, and cover over 1.7 million members in New York City and on Long Island, as well as in Westchester, Sullivan, Orange, and Rockland counties. Healthfirst accomplishes this all while following our value-based model and collaborating with our hospital sponsors and provider partners through our provider delivery system.

More about the team, and the role:

The Sr. Clinical Analyst is responsible for working with business partners to understand business problems, design solutions to improve and monitor clinical business processes and programs, and work to measure outcomes. This person will work closely with subject matter experts to identify relevant data sources and key outcomes for tracking and measuring. They will summarize and share data in a format that is consumable and actionable by business partners. A wide variety of data sources will be used and combined including demographics, provider information, and medical and pharmacy claims. This position requires strong analytical skills and experience in analytic methods including exploratory data analysis, data visualization, and times series analysis.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Performsexploratory data analysis, developsbusiness requirements and functional system designto solve complex business problems with guidance.
  • Investigates and recommends use of new data sources to improve existing business processes.
  • Works with multiple teams including business, IT, and data science partners to support data collection, integration, and retention requirements based on business needs and future execution.
  • Collaborates with business subject matter experts to select relevant sources of information.
  • Be a champion of telling "stories" with data that generate value for business stakeholders
  • Assists on projects/requests and may lead specific tasks within the project scope
  • Communications:Organized and clear verbal/written communication withbusiness partners. Ability to clearly describe current project work. No surprises!
  • Client Delivery: Ability to meet project deadlines with supervision. Detail oriented. Committed to high quality. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Organized, creative, and detail oriented. Excellent time management and prioritization skills.
  • Self-starter with excellent teaming abilities. Contributes individually as well as alongsidea team. Proactively help otherswhich may be above and beyond your own role/tasks.
  • Self-motivated to continuously learn.
  • Produce high quality work on time with a strong impact on high client satisfaction.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of progressively complex professional experience doing quantitative analysis
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution or equivalent work experience
  • Knowledge of SQL
  • Experience with data visualization tools such as Tableau
  • Experience with Microsoft office suite including Excel andPowerPoint
  • Demonstrated ability to remain organized, self-motivated and able to meet project deadlines with minimalsupervision.
  • Empathetic listener, effective in interpersonal communications
  • Rigorous attention to detail, demonstrated ability to write clear, concise communications and documentation demonstrating proper grammar, correct spelling, and punctuation

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master'sdegree from an accredited institution
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to work in a matrix-management environment
  • Excellent time management, organizational, and prioritization skills
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities
  • Advanced levelknowledge of SQL
  • Knowledge ofR or Python
  • Healthcare experience

Please note: Since we care so greatly about our employees' and members' wellbeing, Healthfirst is moving to an environment where our employees are fully vaccinated against COVID-19. As a prospective new team member, you must be fully vaccinated with a CDC/FDA approved COVID-19 shot(s) to work in our offices. If you are selected to interview for this role, we will explain our vaccination policy in further detail and ensure you are comfortable moving forward with this company policy.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

If you have a disability under the Americans with Disability Act or a similar law and want a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to or calling 212-519-1798 . In your email please include a description of the accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a position within Healthfirst Management Services will be reviewed at the e-mail address and phone number supplied. Thank you for considering a career with Healthfirst Management Services.

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