Health Care Research Scientist Supervisor
This position supervises an analytics and research team in the Research and Data Analysis section of the Health Care Research and Quality Division. The section conducts research and analysis, using the DHS data warehouse and employing current research and evaluation methods and software, to provide the services and cost information needed to develop and inform the administration of Minnesota’s Health Care Programs (MHCP). This research is critical to the department’s health care reform efforts. The team provides research in the form of reports, papers, analysis, data runs and visual tools to support health care coverage policy decisions, inform payment models, legislative proposals and initiatives, measure program and policy impacts, monitor health care quality, meet federal and state reporting and monitoring requirements and conduct ongoing performance measurement. The position reports to the Research and Data Analysis Manager and will be integrally involved in helping to develop, implement and oversee the business structure, processes and staff resources for a new administration-level Health Care Administration Data Analysis and Research Program.