Abbott Senior Healthcare Financial Ops Analyst(Technical Solutions Design - Health Economics Specialist) in Abbott Park, Illinois

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Job Summary

The Senior Healthcare Financial Ops Analyst (Internal job title: Health Economics Specialist), works with the Total Solution Design team, Integrated Delivery Networks (IDNs) and other customers to identify, quantify, and act on opportunities for improving down-stream financial performance through changes in the laboratory and/or its service level.

Travel: 40% (USA only)

Position Impact to Business

The Health Economics Specialist strengthens Abbott’s value proposition by showing the financial impact in the customer’s P&L tied to value created by Abbott’s value proposition. The outcomes of his/her work encourage broader investment in laboratory medicine by demonstrating the financial viability of such investments to C-Suite executives and other key stakeholders.

Key Success Factors

  • Ability to assess hospital operations and P&L to identify improvement opportunities.

  • Understanding of payer models including Diagnosis-related groups (DRG), private bundled payments, and approval/denial processes.

  • Ability to create financial models that inform the creation of total solution proposals and successfully inform decision making at customer level.

Ideal / Preferred Experience, etc.:

  • 5 (+) years' experience analyzing hospital financial operations.

  • Previous experience reporting to/interfacing with hospital CFOs and/or experience as a senior hospital financial operations analyst.


  • Bachelor Degree in business, finance, or accounting.

  • 5 years’ healthcare finance or health economics and/or outcomes research (HEOR) experience.

  • 1 year of experience analyzing hospital financial operations.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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