Aetna Medical Economics Manager in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 42582BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Aetna Condition Analysis is an effective and respected department in Aetna Health & Clinical Services. The individuals in this department report to Aetna's Vice President and National Medical Director who reports to Aetna's Chief Medical Officer. We enjoy a collaborative team environment with a high level of autonomy and job satisfaction.

Design and conduct analyses of healthcare utilization and unit cost data to identify and evaluate opportunities to enhance the quality and cost effectiveness of health care that Aetna members receive. Interpret and present the results of analyses and collaborate with several clinically focused teams to estimate the financial impact of potential revisions to Aetna programs and policies.

Fundamental Components:

This is an exciting opportunity to work with several high profile, innovative clinically focused teams to identify and evaluate opportunities to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of health care that Aetna members receive. Extract, analyze, interpret and present data from multiple sources to identify opportunities and evaluate the expected financial impact of potential new or revised clinical strategies. Turn data into information. Define, develop and present information and analyses to support decision-making.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Proficient at health care data analysis and ability to use data to develop and present meaningful information

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Information Management/Business information analysis/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Provides analysis and support for planning and forecasting of medical costs/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Query and Database Access Tools/4-6 Years

Functional - Information Management/Supports the maintenance of scoreable action items documents by providing ad hoc analysis/4-6 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Aetna Applications/Enterprise Data Warehouse/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Reporting Tools/SAS/1-3 Years/Power User

Technical - Database/Microsoft Access/1-3 Years/Power User

Technical - Desktop Tools/TE Microsoft Excel/4-6 Years/Power User

REQUIRED SKILLS

Leadership/Driving a Culture of Compliance/FOUNDATION

DESIRED SKILLS

Leadership/Fostering a Global Perspective/FOUNDATION

Telework Specifications:

Prefer full time office based in Hartford, CT, however will consider approx. 1-2 days office-based and 3-4 days telework. Applicant must live within 150 miles of Hartford, CT AND within 40 miles of an Aetna office (which could be Hartford, CT).

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

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Job Function: Health Care