Guidehouse Government Healthcare Solutions - Medicaid Program Design and Operations - Senior Consultant in Albany, New York
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We are seeking a consultant with experience and knowledge of national healthcare reform and its impact on state Medicaid programs, including health benefits exchanges, Medicaid expansion, Medicaid managed care, Medicaid program operations and state compliance requirements, as well as a strong understanding about various states’ programs and policies. The successful candidate will:
Assist state agencies, including Medicaid, Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, in the development of strategic plans to support the statewide implementation of healthcare reform
Assist clients in assessing business and technical requirements related to the implementation of healthcare reform, including managed care programs and Accountable Care arrangements
Research and stay abreast of all states’ healthcare reform efforts
Document and communicate updates and findings
Identify and collaborate with broad range of healthcare stakeholders
Participate in analysis of client-identified issues or problems
Manage projects and engagements of all sizes and durations
Supervise and develop staff
Manage client interaction and expectations
Provide subject matter expertise
Help develop business with new clients, as required
Participate in non-client related firm-building activities
Assure quality client work product
A Bachelor’s degree in business administration (finance or accounting), economics or similar discipline - OR - A Master’s degree in health policy and administration, public policy, public health, social service administration OR equivalent
2-3 years of previous work experience in the health care industry, preferably in a consulting capacity or consulting firm
Knowledge of state health agencies and healthcare reform, e.g., Medicaid, public health, health insurance, and health reform organizations (legislative, executive, governor’s office)
Superior written and oral communication skills
Excellent quantitative analysis skills
A strategic problem solver
Working knowledge of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access as well as the ability to conduct research through use of the internet and other information sources
The ability to work overtime as necessary
Ability to travel to meet client needs (10-30%) as required
The successful candidate must not be subject to employment restrictions from a former employer (such as a non-compete) that would prevent the candidate from performing the job responsibilities as described.
This role is available virtually from PST, EST or CST time zones.
Guidehouse is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
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Rewards and Benefits
Guidehouse offers a comprehensive, total rewards package that includes competitive compensation and a flexible benefits package that reflects our commitment to creating a diverse and supportive workplace.
Medical, Rx, Dental & Vision Insurance
Personal and Family Sick Time & Company Paid Holidays
Position may be eligible for a discretionary variable incentive bonus
Parental Leave and Adoption Assistance
401(k) Retirement Plan
Basic Life & Supplemental Life
Health Savings Account, Dental/Vision & Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
Short-Term & Long-Term Disability
Tuition Reimbursement, Personal Development & Learning Opportunities
Skills Development & Certifications
Employee Referral Program
Corporate Sponsored Events & Community Outreach
Emergency Back-Up Childcare Program
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