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National Analytics Director

We Are Hiring

Ascension Health is searching for a National Analytics Director, with experience in value based contracting and health care risk models, looking to work in an evolving, dynamic health care environment. 

Competitive Compensation / Excellent Benefits / Generous Paid Time Off

Austin TX or Nashville TN location preferred / open to Remote

For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It's an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients so we can provide holistic care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community that we serve. 

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes approximately 156,000 associates and 34,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including physician practice management, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, clinical care management, information services, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension, you will have the opportunity to manage the development and implementation of the contracting financial strategies and analytics to align with the mission, vision, and values of the organization.


  • Provides leadership to Contracting Analytics team and oversees the development of and continuous improvement of the team and their duties.
  • Supervises and directs the daily operations of team members and prepares annual goals, objectives, and strategies for the team.
  • Oversees the utilization and continuous improvement of the financial reports and analytics used for contract management.
  • Serves as the network contact for managed care contracting functions.
  • Supports resolution of managed care contractual issues pertaining to contract interpretation and coding with payers in conjunction with contracting and revenue cycle staff.
  • Assesses managed care contracting requirements and standards as they relate to industry/regulatory issues and market implications.
  • Recommends and implements necessary improvements and revisions to contracting requirements and standards.
  • Leads the development and testing of a national contract pricing model and responsible for all activities related to the modeling of contract proposals that maximize net operating margins and ensure market competitiveness.

What You Will Need


  • Bachelor's degree required
  • Master's degree preferred

Work Experience:

  • 7 years of experience required.
  • 10 years of experience preferred.
  • 5 years of proven leadership in building and growing successful teams preferred.
  • Multi-state, integrated health care delivery systems experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet. For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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Job ID: 377558
Category: Finance
Facility: MOSTL Clinical Network Serv OH
Ministry: Ascension
Location: Austin, TX

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