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MHCC METHODOLOGIST - COST AND QUALITY ANALYSIS - CENTER FOR ANALYSIS AND INFORMATION SYSTEMS

LOCATION: Maryland Health Care Commission
                    4160 Patterson Ave 
                    Baltimore, MD 21215

NATURE OF WORK

The Maryland Health Care Commission (the Commission) is seeking a candidate to serve as a Methodologist. The successful candidate will design and conduct health services research studies that utilize insurance claims and enrollment data and federal survey data on health care utilization and insurance coverage (MEPS, CPS). Major responsibilities of the position include: developing cost and utilization metrics to support actuarial rate review, designing protocols for data analysis, planning and conducting analysis file creation and data analyses using SAS; selecting and performing cost and utilization analyses; preparing written and graphic interpretations of analytical findings; and assisting in the development and review of analytical reports created by outside contractors. The position requires: strong quantitative data analysis skills, including knowledge of descriptive and inferential statistics and regression modeling, and experience conducting statistical, economic, and epidemiological analyses using statistical applications software (SAS, STATA); familiarity with health claim data and its use in cost and utilization analyses; an understanding of the market for health care and the trends in utilization, payment, and health insurance practices; the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, especially with regard to analytical study design and the interpretation of analytical findings; and experience using presentation software to present statistical information. Experience in analyzing private health insurance claims (e.g., All-Payer Claims Database data) is a must. Statistical analyses and the creation of dashboards using the Microsoft Business Intelligence Tool is preferred.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS: Requires a Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Statistics, Bio-Statistics, Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Health Economics, Computer Science, or another closely related field. Three (3) years of experience in analyzing private health insurance claims (a must), statistical analyses, SAS programming, Microsoft Business Intelligence Tool Applications (Dashboards), and very proficient in using Microsoft Excel. Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and the ability to communicate orally and in writing are essential. Applicant should be able to demonstrate the ability to focus on details while achieving results according to external timelines.

SALARY: Salary Range - $77,792 - $124,388

FRINGE BENEFITS: Full State benefits/leave package 

HOW TO APPLY: Submit resume referencing PIN 069517 no later than August 6, 2019 for fullest consideration to:

https://www.jobaps.com/md/jobs/dhmh

An Equal Opportunity Employer

PIN 069763

 


Last Updated: 7/16/2019