The Senior Research Analyst – Statistical Programmer will be part of a dynamic team contributing to and providing internal leadership on analytic research projects for ACHI’s policy efforts. In collaboration with the Director of Research and Evaluation, Assistant Director of Analytics, principal investigators, and other ACHI staff, the analyst will develop and implement advanced data and statistical analytics using private and public health care claims data and other health data to inform research on important health policy questions, as well as cost and quality comparative studies for the State of Arkansas.
The position will require the ability to manipulate medical claims data, including an all payer claims database, multiple large public and private health data sources, and numerous other data sources.
This is a provisional position. Provisional positions are funded by external grants or contracts with established end dates. When the grant/contracts expires or are not extended, the provisional position will be eliminated. Employees in provisional positions may apply for other positions at UAMS when their provisional position ends.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.