Deloitte Health Actuary Senior Consultant in New York, New York
Health Actuary Senior Consultant
Deloitte Consulting s Human Capital practice is a leading global advisor and implementation partner working with companies, governments, and organizations around the world. Our goal is to improve our clients organizational results and impact by focusing on challenges at the intersection of business and people.
Work you ll do
As a Deloitte Consulting Health Actuary Senior Consultant in the Insurance practice of Deloitte s Human Capital group, you will assist Deloitte Managers, Senior Managers and Partners in providing strategic and technical consulting services to health plans, providers, Federal and State governments, PBMs, etc.
At Deloitte, you can be a part of the transformation of the health care sector. Deloitte s health actuaries are participating in the development of evidence based medicine, and the transition of payments from paying for what is done to paying for the value provided. Deloitte health actuaries are involved in designing new programs that are smarter about how public funds are spent. These types of problems require actuaries who are not only technically strong, but also can be innovative, capable of addressing ill defined, complex problems and have a business orientation.
Other responsibilities include:
Individual medical and small group health care reform modeling for health plans
Assist clients and teams to define underwriting policies and perform risk score analysis to reduce selection
Price alternative plan designs and define product strategy
Track lapse and retention rates; define strategies to influence based on data
Prepare and review reserves in support of Deloitte audits of health care liabilities
Align provider contracting strategy with rating trends
Model and calculate ROI for medical management and other health plan initiatives
Prepare and present client presentations and reports
Conduct other health actuarial consulting activities, as required
The Organization Transformation practice is about transforming the organization (and the benefits providers that serve them) to support its business strategy. This involves helping our clients move from where they are today to where they need to be in the future. It could include changing the organization s culture, modernizing specific functions, re-designing the organization structure, and will require a combination of change management actions to execute the transformation. To enable our success, it will be critical to use data and insights to inform better ways of working together.
Bachelor s degree
4 years of health actuary experience
Successfully passed 4 actuarial exams
Travel at least 50%. (While 50% of travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice.)
4 years of consulting and/or health plan/insurance company experience
Experience leading small to medium sized teams
ASA with progression to FSA, FSA, or career ASA designation
Experience with one or more of the following areas:
Product design and/or product strategy
Reimbursement models including value based care/ACO modeling
Risk adjustment mechanisms
Familiarity with group insurance products including disability, long term care, etc.
Merger and Acquisition experience
Health care reform with working knowledge of the individual medical and small group markets and/or state Medicaid programs
Experience with Medicare products, including Medicare Advantage or Medicare Supplement products for various enrollee types
Medicaid managed care rate setting and other provider reimbursement streams (i.e., DSH, UPL, etc.)
Medicaid waivers (i.e., 1115, 1915 b/c)
Strong client presence with project management, presentation, and facilitation skills
Ability to succeed in team-based or independent environments
Well-organized with the ability to handle several projects/clients simultaneously
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to program using SQL
Proficiency with MS Office products, including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Dedicated work ethic with a commitment to client service excellence
Travel up to 50% for periods of time.(While 50% of travel is a requirement of the role, due to COVID-19, non-essential travel has been suspended until further notice.)
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