Senior Analyst / Principal Policy Analyst- Institutional provider payment systems

Job Type

Full Time




425 Eye Street, NW
Suite 701
United States


Senior analysts must be able to frame policy questions and develop research plans with minimal supervision. They must be willing to work independently or as part of a team, taking or giving direction as needed by a particular project.

Analytical skills:

·        ability to analyze Medicare policies, identify issues of relevance to the Congress, develop policy options and evaluate their implications

·        resourcefulness to investigate complex issues and synthesize quantitative and qualitative information

·        familiarity and comfort with statistics and other quantitative methods; familiarity with a wide range of health care and Medicare data

·        ability to research varied topics as needed by the Commission

Writing and communications skills:

·        ability to produce high-quality, clear, concise written work on time

·        strong speaking skills to present research at MedPAC’s public meetings and to communicate with both technical and nontechnical audiences

Education and experience:

·        a graduate degree in economics, quantitative methods, health services research, public policy, or health administration

·        at least five years of post-graduate experience with federal or state government, a policy research organization or an academic institution

·        analytic experience involving Medicare or other public or private payer payment systems, with a particular emphasis on fee-for-service payment systems for institutional providers (hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation facilities, inpatient psychiatric facilities, et cetera)

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

Please send a resume or

curriculum vita to:, or mail to

James E. Mathews, Ph.D.

Executive Director, MedPAC

425 I Street, NW, Suite 701

Washington, DC 20001