Tandigm Health is a pioneer in population health, focused on positively disrupting standards of care in the greater Philadelphia area. We use cutting edge data analysis and modeling for our clinical and quality programs that put primary care physicians at the heart of their patients' healthcare.
Tandigm Health is looking for an experienced and creative team player to be our Insights Data Scientist (within our Finance department) and drive innovation by performing and managing all steps in the predictive modeling lifecycle. This role will support Tandigm's strategic needs by applying advanced analytics to solutions for diverse business challenges, positively impacting the healthcare of patients across the region. The Insights Data Scientist will report to the Sr. Director of Analytics Strategic Programs, with high visibility to the CFO and Senior Leadership Team.
The successful applicant will have experience working independently with senior stakeholders to initiate, plan, and lead analysis and predictive modelling from conceptual development to conclusion. Applicants will have a record of success demonstrating data and programming savvy, strong abilities in math and statistics, and a keen ability to evaluate the effectiveness of their models.
The Insights Data Scientist must be a strong team player, clear communicator, and committed business partner, able to hold up Tandigm Health’s high standards for customer service, quality, and care for the needs of teammates and stakeholders. A passion for effecting long-lasting positive change in healthcare is a must!
Consistently exhibits behavior and communication skills that demonstrate Tandigm Health’s commitment to superior customer service, including quality, care, and concern with each internal and external customer
Develops, validates, and executes algorithms and predictive models to investigate problems, detect patterns, and recommend solutions
Performs analyses of structured and unstructured data to solve complex business problems, utilizing advanced statistical techniques and mathematical analyses; establishes and leads ongoing processes to identify, report, and participate in data issue validation and resolution
Explores, examines, and interprets large volumes of data in various forms, and recommends additional sources of data for improvements
Designs, evaluates, and interprets complex data sets with various architectures and features, and performs program evaluations with ROI analyses; proposes and creates innovative and appropriate data solutions (dashboards, reports, business intelligence tools, etc.) for the measurement of processes and outcomes
Guides interdisciplinary teams (clinical and non-clinical) on large scope projects to gather requirements, develop analytic approaches, create measurement plans, provide data analysis, and report results on health care utilization, expenditures, outcomes, and benchmarks
Documents projects including business objectives, data gathering and processing, detailed set of results, and analytical metrics
Uses, protects, and discloses Tandigm patients’ protected health information (PHI) only in accordance with Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards.
Performs additional duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree in Health Informatics, Information Systems, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics or related field
Preferred: Masters in biostatistics, epidemiology, health services research, economics, quantitative science
Must have 5-7 years of experience in predictive modelling, working with healthcare financial and/or statistical analytics; experience with claims data, EMR data, CMS data, clinical outcomes, and health care utilization measurements preferred
Understanding of data flows, conceptual knowledge of ETL
Coding knowledge and ability to develop complex queries in a SQL Server database environment
Experience in using statistical computer languages (R, Python, etc.) to manipulate data and draw insights from data sets
Proficient with business intelligence solutions (data warehouses, data marts, dashboards, and scorecards) using Microsoft, Tableau or other prominent BI technology tools preferred
Experience analyzing large data sets and visualizing/presenting data for stakeholders
Experience analyzing data from 3rd party providers
Experience with client relations/customer service
Experience with project management
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:
Ability to write SQL code to extract and analyze data from multiple data sources
Understanding of statistical concepts preferred (regression, correlation, analysis of variance, etc.)
Ability to present complex technical information to non-technical audiences and to senior decision-makers
Ability to handle multiple tasks with high attention to detail, as well as perform duties under minimal supervision
Effectively resolves problems and roadblocks as they occur
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to train teammates
A drive to learn and master new technologies and techniques