• Healthcare Analyst

    Location US-DC
    # Positions
    Current Opening
  • Overview

    Altarum is seeking an Analyst for our Center for Military and Veterans Health which includes our Survey Science portfolio for various other populations. This position will be based on our Washington DC office but may require some travel to client sites in Falls Church, VA. The Analyst will be responsible for acquisition, management, analysis and reporting of health-related data. This positon may also require support to analytics based education and training events (webinars, classroom training, podcasts). We are seeking a candidate with some experience SAS or STATA and advanced in Microsoft Office products such as Excel, Word and Powerpoint.

    The core offerings of Altarum’s Center for Military and Veterans Health include:

    • Survey Science (for Military and Veterans and other vulnerable and publically insured populations)
    • Advanced Analytics
    • Education and Training


    • Analysis of survey and claims data and other health care related datasets
    • Qualitative data collection
    • Assist in coordinating and delivering analytics based trainings such as webinars, classroom training and podcast
    • Applying advanced Excel techniques to develop and maintain workbooks, including the use of pivots and queries.
    • Creating customized reports and presentation-quality data listings, summary tables, and figures.
    • Working independently with little supervision and ability to work and communicate effectively in a team environment.
    • Understanding and synthesizing data and communicating analyses into simple language for clients and other audiences.


    • Master’s in Public Health, Statistics, Epidemiology, health care management or other related degree preferred.
    • Ability to demonstrate an exceptionally high level of organization and attention to detail.
    • Strong understanding of the importance of the quality assurance process.
    • Experience designing and constructing databases for research analysis, responding to technical data requests,
    • Experience working within a multi-disciplinary team including researchers, research analysts, systems analysts, and programmers.
    • Strong organizational and communication skills and the ability to work with others, frequently across multiple office locations.
    • Positive attitude—ability to collaborate with and promote a positive relationship between colleagues, partners, and clients
    • Strong interpersonal skills to communicate with clients on an as needed basis
    • Experience using Microsoft Office Tools (i.e. Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Access)
    • Must be able to obtain a low level DoD clearance (sole US citizen)



    Altarum Institute (Altarum) is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Altarum serves the public good by solving complex systems problems to improve human health. Altarum creates and implements solutions to advance health among vulnerable and publicly-insured populations. Public sector clients include the U.S. Department of Defense, Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Agriculture, Department of Veterans Affairs, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, and various state agencies nationwide. Altarum also serves clients in the philanthropic and private sectors. Areas of expertise include health data and analytics; value-based care; public health systems design, development and information exchange; behavioral health and substance use disorders; childhood and adolescent health; medical education; food and nutrition; consumer engagement; elder care; health disparities and equity; and military and veterans’ health.

    In addition to the meaningful and challenging work, Altarum offers an outstanding benefits program that includes paid time off, tuition reimbursement, 401k (5% employer contribution), a flexible work environment, and much more. We invite you to explore exciting and rewarding career opportunities with us. 


    Altarum Institute is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.


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