KNG Health has an opening for a Research Associate in its Healthcare Reform and Payment Innovation practice. We are seeking candidates with strong quantitative skills, experience with programming in Stata (experience in SAS, R, Python, and VBA also welcome), and a Master’s degree (economics, mathematics, statistics, physics, or similar fields) or 3-5 years relevant experience. Candidates should also have strong communication and writing skills. Ideal candidate will also have some knowledge of Medicare payment systems and experience working with Medicare claims data.
This is an exciting opportunity to work on a wide range of healthcare reform and payment innovation policies, including modeling innovative state and federal proposals that impact health insurance coverage and estimating the impact of regulatory and legislative proposals on hospitals and other healthcare providers. Researchers have opportunities to publish their work and present at national health policy conferences. In the last 3 years, KNG Health researchers have published papers in American Journal of Medical Quality, Health Affairs, Journal of Medical Economics, ClinicoEconomics and Outcomes Research, Journal of Arthroplasty, Journal for Healthcare Quality, Health Services Research, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, Foot & Ankle International.
This is a unique opportunity to be a key contributor in a small, dynamic company. The work environment is collegial and productive. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, creative, and have a passion for doing high-quality work.
Minimum Job Responsibilities
Please e-mail letter of interest, resume, coding sample, and writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org with the following subject line: “Job 2019-03 Research Associate”Services : News Expertise: Healthcare Reform Modeling, Payment and Delivery System Innovation