Healthfirst Sr Healthcare Analyst in New York, New York

The Senior Healthcare Analyst is responsible for monitoring risk pool performance, communicating financial results and identifying areas of opportunity for Healthfirst and hospital senior management. The Senior Healthcare Analyst will contribute to a broad set of projects across the department.

  • Produce and manage annual hospital performance review packets

  • Monitor costs and revenue trends for hospitals and identify root cause of developing trends

  • Understand and analyze impacts of new program changes such as new benefits or new populations

  • Prepare monthly analysis for analytic council meetings

  • Respond to requests for analysis and provide analytic support to network management department and our owner hospitals

  • Pull data from warehouse using Statistical Analysis System (SAS)/Structured Query Language (SQL) code and generate reports using SAS

  • Manage and organize bi-monthly network management meetings to discuss analysis requests, inform network management on the latest financial trends, and to keep abreast of the changes occurring in our provider community

  • Keep abreast of New York Medicaid and Medicare reforms and their impact on the health plan and owner hospital performance

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Experience with pulling and analyzing data using SAS and/or SQL

  • Experience in modeling financial impact of provider reimbursement changes

  • Experience in supporting Network Management analytical requests

  • Self-motivated, creative problem solver who can work independently and collaborate through strong communication and interpersonal skills

  • Strong project management experience and ability to handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment

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

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Healthfirst is a provider-sponsored health insurance company that serves more than 1.2 million members in downstate New York. With more than 4,000 employees, a network of nearly 30,000 providers, and revenues in excess of $8.6 billion, Healthfirst is one of the largest health plans in the New York City area.

Our members are our North Star, and our mission is guided by their needs and preferences in ensuring a superior experience and access to the highest quality healthcare when and where they need it. Healthfirst’s commitment to quality and member satisfaction has helped us earn top ratings for HMO health plans in New York City. We know that employees shape our company and connect us to our communities, and we look to recruit and retain intelligent, driven leaders who are passionate about healthcare and embody our five culture drivers:

  • Dream Big, Plan Wisely

  • Break Down the Walls

  • Think Critically, Speak Up, Deliver with Pride

  • Inspire Through Trust, Lead By Example

  • Be Unstoppable