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MHCC DATA SCIENTIST (Recruitment #24-009272-0002)


MHCC DATA SCIENTIST

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

MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB

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/population health studies that utilize insurance claims and enrollment data and federal survey data on health care utilization and insurance coverage (MEPS, CPS) and have excellent writing skills. 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/SQL; 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, or R); 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 orally and having excellent writing skills, 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 mandatory. The creation of dashboards using the Microsoft Business Intelligence Tool and/or Tableau is required.

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SALARY: $91,536.00 - $164,830.00/year

FILING DEADLINE: For full consideration, submit a resume no later that July 26, 2024 on the State of Maryland website


Last Updated: 7/10/2024