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  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Topeka


Position Description

The Business Analyst will be responsible to evaluate requests and various studies including analyzing, reviewing, forecasting, trending, and presenting information.
The role supports short and long term operational/strategic business activities as well as supporting special projects for quality activities, including requirements, development oversight and implementation of strategic business solutions. 
The work supports Commercial, Medicare & Medicaid quality improvement programs. Additionally, this role will support process improvement through the identification of data source opportunities for improvement and development of associated action plans. The business analyst will also serve as liaisons to quality partners.
You’ll enjoy the flexibility to telecommute* from anywhere within the U.S. as you take on some tough challenges.

Required Qualifications:
5+ years of experience in Business Requirements Gathering and Documentation
3+ years of experience in Healthcare Industry with understanding of medical terminology and clinical care
2+ years of demonstrated project management
Advanced proficiency in all MS Office Suite programs
Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree
Comprehensive knowledge of HEDIS® Collection season
Knowledgeable on CAHPS® requirement
Strong leadership and interpersonal skills
SQL Skills 
Ability to bring a possible solution when seeking assistance on any issue
Ability to work multiple projects at one time and maintain all timelines
Ability to work with all levels of leadership (front line to Vice President)
Ability to clearly and concisely communicate via email
Ability to work with little to no supervision
Ability to solve complex questions
Ability to resolve issues surrounding requirements with little to no assistance
Ability to have a positive and productive working relationships with business partners
Ability to manage own time efficiently and effectively
Ability to communicate expectations
Ability to understand how to gather data or do analysis
Problem solving skills; the ability to systematically analyze problems, draw relevant conclusions and devise appropriate courses of action
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to speak clearly and concisely, conveying complex or technical information in a manner that others can understand, as well as ability to understand and interpret complex information from others
Ability to identify solutions to non-standard requests and problems
Ability to learn new technologies
Works as a team player and with minimal guidance. Seeking guidance only on the most complicated tasks
UnitedHealth Group is a Fortune 6 company that offers a broad spectrum of products and services dedicated to helping people live healthier lives and making health care work better for everyone. Be part of the team. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)

Careers with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture? UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities, military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you can do your life's best work.SM
*All Telecommuters will be required to adhere to UnitedHealth Group’s Telecommuter Policy.

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
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About the company

Our mission is to help people live healthier lives and to help make the health system work better for everyone.

A Fortune 6 company, we're focused on helping people live healthier lives while making the health system work better for everyone. Here, we seek to empower people with the information, guidance and tools to make personal health choices. We work harder and we aim higher. We expect more from ourselves and each other. And, at the end of the day, we’re doing a lot of good for more than 85 million people worldwide.

Our biggest point of differentiation is our people - and the collective talent, energy, intelligence and drive our force of 188,000 individuals around the world bring to our mission every single day. So, how do we do it? With our every action, interaction and intention that demonstrates the five fundamental values that guide everything we do:

• Integrity
• Compassion
• Relationships
• Innovation
• Performance

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