Aetna Medical Economics Manager in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania

Req ID: 52379BR


The primary responsibility of the position is to support medical cost trend analyses for Aetna by creating data and doing analysis on special topics including Pharmacy, disease prevalence, new diseases and emerging medical technologies. This role will require project management, the ability to work on multiple projects, and technical expertise.

Fundamental Components:

Medical Economics is searching for an experienced professional to assist in medical cost analyses, trend reporting and modeling of medical costs

The successful candidate will:

*Partner and consult with Actuarial, Network, Patient Management and Segment teams to provide medical cost analysis to assess effectiveness of managing costs creating and implementing plans to effectively manage medical costs based on analysis or trends.

*Independently design and/or codes; and will at times work with other team members involved in the process.

*Have experience with analyzing and aggregating large amounts of medical claims data

*Document the solution and be the subject matter expert on medical cost trends.

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:5+ years of large scale medical claims reporting.

5+ years SAS experience including SAS macro required Creative thinking, inquisitive, flexible. Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

Strong organizational, management and communication skills BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Strong Excel skills, Tableau, Access experience a plus.


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


Functional - Actuarial/Modeling & tool development/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/Medical economics/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/Provides very complex programming and analytical support for medical cost trend analysis and strategic planning/1-3 Years

Functional - Information Management/Query and Database Access Tools/1-3 Years


Technical - Reporting Tools/Base SAS/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Reporting Tools/SAS MACRO/4-6 Years/Power User

Technical - Reporting Tools/Hyperion Enterprise/1-3 Years/End User

Technical - Reporting Tools/SAS/4-6 Years/Power User

Telework Specifications:

Potential Telework or Flexible Telework near an office (Hartford, Plano, Chicago, Blue Bell )


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