Anthem, Inc. AIM Healthcare Analytics Intern (Summer 2021) in Chicago, Illinois
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At AIM Specialty Health (AIM) , a proud member of the Anthem, Inc. family of companies, it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care . This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve.
Our corporate office is seeking graduate summer interns for key strategic and data projects for Summer 2021
Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
Identify opportunities to improve health care affordability and AIM’s market position through analysis of data.
Research and analyze clinical trends and medical innovations that could inform AIM’s product development efforts, or the use and utilization of its current programs; independently develop hypotheses and collect and analyze research data
Analyze health plan claims, clinical data, and other similar publicly available data; translate that information into answers and stories which support AIM programs’ value to clients, and to support public policy and lobbying efforts
Perform strategic data analysis (data mining) and research, as appropriate, to support business needs (e.g., disease management, provider profiling, etc.).
Develop a good understanding of relevant business processes, goals, and strategies in order to provide analysis and interpretation.
Create written and oral communication materials that effectively summarize findings support fact-based recommendations and provides appropriate detail to substantiate conclusions
Present research findings to multiple internal audiences to further educate the organization on relevant industry and clinical trends
Benchmark AIM program performance across clients and against external databases such as Milliman, CMS public dataset, or Thompson Reuters.
Pursuing a degree in Health Services Administration, Public Health, or other related degrees (MS preferred)
Some experience in conducting structured and scientific research and analysis
Some experience working for a health plan or Specialty Benefit Management Company would be a plus
Analytical skills with demonstrated ability to review data and make fact-based decisions and/or recommendations.
Intermediate/Advanced skills with MS Office Suite, including MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, and Access.
Basic knowledge and understanding of data warehouse data structures and data flows and AIM standard business information tools and programming/query languages.
Demonstrated excellent communication skills (persuasive written, oral, and presentation skills).
Ability to work from AIM's Chicago, IL office
**Must be enrolled in a full-time accredited university program throughout the duration of the internship
Anthem, Inc. is ranked as one of America’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and has been named a 2019 Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.