Working with large secondary data sources such as Medicare and Medicaid administrative claims data and survey data to effectively answer research questions about health care policy
Interpreting requirements and specifications to develop performance measures based on cost and quality of care for evaluating the effectiveness of numerous health care policies
Using a myriad of data sources to provide a comprehensive and rigorous assessment of the potential of creative ideas for service delivery and payment models to improve the health outcomes and well-being of patients, and to reduce spending for Medicare, Medicaid, and other payers
Aptitude for interpreting data outputs and articulating findings to researchers and policymakers Position Requirements * A bachelors degree with a strong academic record in the social sciences (economics, public policy, sociology, political science, or government) or a related field * 0 - 3 years of programming experience in a professional or academic environment using SAS, Stata, R, or a similar language. Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements. In addition, recent college graduates must provide a transcript. You will be asked to attach these materials during the online application process. Available locations: Cambridge, MA; Woodlawn, MD;Princeton, NJ; Washington, DC; Oakland, CA; Chicago, IL; Ann Arbor, MI We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.