Icon hamburger
What job do you want?
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.

Healthcare Data Analyst

Option Care Bannockburn Full-Time
Apply on company site

Your Home for an Exceptional Career.

With the nation’s largest home infusion provider, there is no limit to the growth of your career.

For nearly 40 years, Option Care has been shaping the home infusion services industry. From industry pioneers to trusted partners, Option Care has emerged as the leading home infusion services provider. Our company has grown over 5,000 strong—a workforce that spans the nation and is united by a common passion for making exceptional healthcare synonymous with home.

Job Description Summary:

Provide analytical recommendations and trend drivers to the business by performing research and analysis of complex medical and Pharmacy medical claims data regarding drug cost and utilization. Evaluate, write, and present healthcare utilization and cost analytics in a visualized presentation making recommendations based on relevant findings.

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities (listed in order of importance and/or time spent)

  • Analyze, understand, interpret data sets and trends for anomalies, outliers, and explain complex medical and Pharmacy trends for infusion Pharmacy.
  • Utilize statistical tools and techniques to determine significance and relevance to predict future trends in cost, utilization and performance.
  • Provide Executive summary of findings to functional department leaders as well as Sr. Director of Data Science.
  • Proactively analyze and present analytic and trend data to internal and external customers in a consultative, solution-focused way.
  • Understand value drivers for each functional business area and act as a strategic analytic consultant guiding internal customers in their decision-making regarding programs and or products.
  • Develops and maintains a comprehensive understanding of business processes and industry practices.
  • Investigates key business problems through quantitative analyses and interpretation of utilization and healthcare cost data.
  • Translates specific business issues and questions into appropriate functional and analytic results.
  • Provides recommendations to support critical business decisions through data analyses
  • Identifies and evaluates emerging trends for internal and external clients by analyzing client data.
  • Monitors and studies operational, financial, clinical and utilization data to identify trends and communicate findings and recommendations to the leadership team.
  • Develops and presents cost-benefit analyses of proposed programs and makes specific recommendations tied to the business goals of the Company.
  • Analyzes and creates ad hoc analyses based on detailed data sets.
  • Collaborates and communicates complex analyses and findings in a simple, concise, and understandable manner across various functional areas.

Supervisory Responsibilities

  • None

Basic Education and/or Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field (Information Science, Computer Science, Actuarial Science Finance or Math); Master’s degree preferred.
  • 3 years of minimum healthcare analytic role experience
  • 3 years of intermediate SQL, Microsoft Office such as Excel (formulas, calculations, charts, graphs, pivot tables, etc.), Visio, and PowerPoint skills

Basic Qualifications

  • Ability to meet frequently tight deadlines and to produce accurate appropriate analyses.
  • Strong aptitude for quickly troubleshooting and identifying the cause of questionable results within data and analyses.
  • Ability to work independently and effectively in a team.
  • Understanding of health care terminology and knowledgeable/experienced with provider data, claims data (pharmacy & medical), lab data, financial and enrollment data.
  • Possess outstanding oral and written communication skills

This job description is to be used as a guide for accomplishing Company and department objectives, and only covers the primary functions and responsibilities of the position. It is in no way to be construed as an all-encompassing list of duties.

Option Care subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, making employment available without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status according to the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.


Recommended skills

Industry Practices
Health Care
Microsoft Power Point
Microsoft Office


Salary Estimator

Based on Job Title, Location and Skills
Below Avg. Average Above Avg.

Career Path

See the next step in your career
Healthcare Data Analyst
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team

Job ID: R8251


For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.

Option Care was formerly known as Walgreen's Infusion Services. It is now a new, independently owned company. We are one of the nation’s largest providers of home and alternate treatment site infusion services. With a staff of more than 1,700 clinical experts – including specially trained infusion nurses, infusion pharmacists and registered dietitians – Option Care treats patients of all ages with a wide range of acute and chronic conditions. Comprehensive therapy management programs are offered for patients with nutrition disorders, bleeding disorders and heart failure, as well as those needing immunoglobulin (IG) therapy, anti infective therapy and transplant services. Through our 90 infusion pharmacies and 110 alternate treatment sites nationwide, Option Care is able to provide service to 92% of the country’s population.

View the full profile