Job Openings Medicare Payment Policy Analytics Lead, Remote

About the job Medicare Payment Policy Analytics Lead, Remote

Medicare Payment Policy Analytics Lead, Remote

  • Contract to Hire
  • 100% Remote (Must be able to work EST)
  • Due to our government client requirements, we can only consider US Citizen or a Green Card holders for this position


Senior analytics lead with expertise in Medicare payment policy, quality and performance measurement, alternative payment models, and healthcare finance. Advise clients and lead teams in the design and execution of methodologies to evaluate health care payment reform initiatives, including episode-based alternative payment models, population based payment models, etc. Lead and grow a team of analysts with the responsibility to perform advanced analyses and studies of health care claims data. 


  • 7+ years experience using quantitative methods to answer health care policy and programmatic questions
  • Experience leading in the development and implementation of statistical models
  • Experience with common statistical software packages
  • Experience analyzing health data, including healthcare claims, health records, and provider data
  • Expert knowledge of the U.S. health care finance system
  • Demonstrated understanding of health insurance payment processes, risk adjustment and pricing methodologies
  • Experience working with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) programs, including alternative payment models
  • Knowledge of various CMS environments and systems, including Integrated Data Repository (IDR) and Chronic Conditions Warehouse (CCW)
  • Ability to lead creation of technical documentation for complex health care finance projects
  • Demonstrated ability to manage staff and oversee complex projects/analytic tasks
  • Ability to communicate clearly with both technical and non-technical audiences to explain complex methodologies and present findings and recommendations
  • Ability to obtain a public trust security clearance
  • Bachelors degree in a quantitative field such as mathematics, finance, or statistics


  • Working knowledge of payment policy issues impacting the U.S. health care system
  • Experience with the federal procurement and proposal process
  • Masters degree preferred

Please Note:

  • Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.
  • No calls, inquiries, or Third-Party Vendors please.
  • We are an equal opportunity employer (Unable to sponsor H1B Visas).
  • $1000 Referral Bonus -

Since 1988, The ACI Group, a Baltimore-based IT staffing firm, has been committed to hiring the industrys leading professionals, and presenting exciting career opportunities. We have access to varied types of contract, permanent and contract-to-perm positions and offer a choice of employment options including a full benefits package.