Aetna Sr. Director, Clinical Impact Analytics in Hartford, Connecticut

Req ID: 51295BR

POSITION SUMMARY

Clinical Analytic Team creates innovative analytic tools to drive better and faster decision making within the organization. We are currently looking for an exceptional Sr. Director of Clinical Engagement Analytics, reporting to the Executive Director of Clinical Analytics, to use advanced analytics to optimize care management programs to improve health outcomes and reduce health care costs for Aetna consumers. The position will be located in our New York City, Wellesley (MA) or Hartford (CT) offices.

The position is for an industry leader in innovative ideas who is responsible for identification and implementation of opportunities to increase the impact of Aetnas care management programs, including A/B testing of multi-channel engagement strategies, prioritization of clinical actions and recommendations, and optimization of information presented to members and staff. Leads a growing 6+ person team and collaborates within the Analytic and Behavior Change organization, as well as with a wide range of business partners. Drives the strategy around the identification of opportunities, syndicates and prioritizes initiatives. The position will also be responsible for design and measurement of the impact of implemented initiatives and making changes to increase their effectiveness.

Fundamental Components:

Responsible for the strategy to identify opportunities through assessment of existing programs, interviews with internal stakeholders, and external benchmarking

Impact-oriented leader developing financial and operational cost/ benefit analysis for alternative opportunities and synthesize initial recommendations

Presents analysis-based strategy and makes recommendations to senior management

Partners with internal organizations to syndicate and refine proposed approaches

Proactively identifies additional opportunities for improvement and shares them with the senior management

Identify and achieve alignment on key metrics to be tracked, baseline values, and expected outcomes over time. Identify solutions to overcome roadblocks, or explore alternative approaches if impact has not been in line with expectations

Promote a productive work environment by providing timely, specific and constructive performance feedback

Contributes to a motivated work environment by working effectively to achieve common goals

Communication: persuasively communicate findings, actionable insights and recommendations verbally and in written format (e.g. presentations, briefs, visualizations)

Provide regular updates to Consumer Health and Services and Analytics and Behavior Change Leadership. Responsible for preparation of compelling and concise materials

Owns and presents to business partners on the progress on implementation and impact of initiatives on key metrics

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

Demonstrated experience leading and setting the direction for large analytics teams focusing on statistical/multivariate data analysis

Proven track record of successfully implementing and tracking performance of clinical programs, including operational and impact metrics

In-depth healthcare knowledge, with emphasis on population health and care management programs in various settings health systems, health plans, community partnerships

10+ years of relevant experience with departmental leadership responsibilities

Excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively with senior stakeholders and team members to meet goals

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Master's degree.

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Looking for opportunities to use cutting edge technologies analyzing petabytes of data in a world class Hadoop cluster, generating insights to guide consumers in their journey to wellness and help them achieve their health ambitions, whether its playing tackle football with their grandkids or running the Inca Trail Marathon? Aetna's Data Science organization is focused on delivering strategically-impactful products to our internal customers, by building analytically-based solutions that integrate a wide range of internal and external large datasets within a cutting-edge Hadoop parallel-processing environment.

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 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.

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Job Function: Data & Analytics