Healthcare Data Analyst

Cambridge MA 02141 58 Charles Street

Job Description

Collects financial and clinical utilization data, primarily through Microsoft SQL Server, to provide analyses for a broad array of issues across disciplines and functional areas. Has shared responsibility for small to medium size analytical projects. May be dedicated to a single department or business unit.
  • Works with designated department to assess, define, and develop report deliverables to meet internal and customer requirements.  
  • Designs appropriate data repository and reporting tools that will be used to organize, analyze, and report data.  
  • Queries data bases to extract information needed to develop reports.  
  • Compiles data and other information from multiple data sources.
  • Supports the development of standard reports. 
  • Interprets, analyzes and provides recommendations regarding data accuracy and data collection needs and processes.   
  • Works with business unit(s) to identify opportunities to enhance existing and to develop new data information processes and tools. 
  • Continuously assesses and improves data collection and reporting processes. 
  • Coordinates or independently completes special projects. 
  • Assists staff members with more complex and detailed projects including root cause analyses, trended reporting and analyses which support continuous quality improvement leading to actionable information.  
  • Participates and supports staff training related to data collection and reporting.
  • Other duties as assigned.

General Job Information


Healthcare Data Analyst



Job Family

General Services Group


United States of America

FLSA Status

United States of America (Exempt)

Recruiting Start Date


Date Requisition Created


Work Experience



Associates: Business Administration (Required), Associates: Information Technology (Required), Bachelors

License and Certifications - Required

License and Certifications - Preferred

Other Job Requirements


- Managed care experience preferred.- Database management strongly preferred.
  • Strong expertise in MS Excel and relational database such as MS Access and other database management (MS SQL) and reporting tools.
  • Ability to use reporting software such as Actuate, Cognos, Crystal reports, SAS, or other.
  • Ability to query the company's data warehouse and/or department systems in response to data requests.

Magellan Health Services is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Tobacco-free workplace. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled. Every employee must understand, comply and attest to the security responsibilities and security controls unique to their position.