Located in Boston, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrowâ€™s physician/researchers; we reach out to underserved members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
Reporting to the Director of Population Health Management, the Senior Analyst, Population Health Management is responsible for assisting with guiding cost effectiveness interventions and providing analytic expertise and support for all projects performed within the Department. The position requires utilizing various internal and external mixed data sources (clinical and financial) to understand DFCIâ€™s patient population and to help improve the quality and efficiency of care DFCI provides.
Conduct payment policies analysis and reviews to keep up to date the oncology payment reform knowledge asset for the Institute
Prepare complex, comprehensive, iterative, timely and accurate multi-part analyses to support several lines of financial business across the Institute
Develop a summary detailing important insights and opportunities for designated business client(s)
Assist with preparing detailed analyses to support cost-effectiveness projects
Assist in the development, implementation, and operation of systems and processes to support the activities and goals of the department
Support ad hoc analytic requests, providing accurate and timely data analysis and insightful interpretations
Escalate any known barriers that may hinder the department from achieving deadlines and goals
Serve as a resource to interns and co-op students
MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
Bachelorâ€™s degree or equivalent in Epidemiology, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Accounting, Finance or related field; Masterâ€™s degree in Health Care Administration, Health Care Policy and Management, Epidemiology or Statistics, or Business Administration with a concentration in Health Care preferred.
4 years related Analyst experience in healthcare industry.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:
Proficiency, knowledge and familiarity with databases (i.e. SQL) and a variety of Microsoft applications (i.e. Excel, Access, Stata, SAS etc.)
Competent with additional Microsoft Office suite software (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio, etc.)
Knowledge of health care delivery systems, payment reform and cost containment strategies including population health management interventions and provider contracting methodologies are desired
Some knowledge of billing and health care claims is strongly desired
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written) to effectively work and communicate with all levels of the organization and key stakeholders, internally and externally
Comfortable learning new software tools and other project specific software
Proven ability to document business requirements and ability to design and develop reports
Ability to function independently with minimal direction in a fast-paced highly matrixed environment while managing multiple priorities
Flexible in coordinating complex activities that are often subject to rapid or extensive changes
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute is an equal opportunity employer and affirms the right of every qualified applicant to receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, disability, age, ancestry, military service, protected veteran status, or other groups as protected by law.
Internal Number: 2021-22966
About Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, we provide compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; we conduct research that advances treatment; we educate tomorrow's physician/researchers; we reach out to under-served members of our community; and we work with amazing partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.