What does an Assistant Healthcare Consultant do?

As a Healthcare Consultant you will provide advice based on your experience and the healthcare literature to small to medium healthcare organizations. You will spend 50% of your time at client sites providing advice and expertise to help them improve performance. You will collect information on the client's operations and develop a needs assessment and assist them with implementation and execution, depending on client request.

The ideal candidate will have excellent presentations skills, superior analytical skills and experience with Medicare and Medicaid. You need to hold a bachelor's degree in healthcare administration or related field and have 10+ years of experience working in a healthcare setting. You need to be proficient with computers and healthcare applications in addition to being well versed in the current healthcare literature. This position requires an ability to travel 50% of the time.

  • Develop and deliver presentations to C-Level audiences
  • Assess business practices and providing insight based on industry trends
  • Create industry specific reports
  • Conduct research and industry specific writing white papers
  • Travel to client offices, as needed
  • Ability to work under aggressive deadlines
  • Able to meet annual plan
  • Create business plans
  • Master's degree in healthcare administration or related field, preferred
  • Any healthcare certification such as CMM, AAHAM, CPHRM, CPHIMS, FACHE, preferred
  • 10+ years of experience working in a healthcare setting
  • Proficiency with a computer and healthcare applications
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Superior analytical abilities
  • Experience with Medicare, Medicaid
  • Well versed in current healthcare literature
  • Ability to build rapport with a variety of people from diverse
Work/Life Balance
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Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
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Avg. Experience5-7 years

Healthcare Assistant Salaries

Average Base Pay

£22,055 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: £22K
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Assistant Healthcare Consultant Career Path

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Individual Contributor
14 Oct 2020

“ALSAC prides itself on having some of the best benefits in the city and they are right.”

UpRight LawUpRight Law
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8 Nov 2021

“The people you work with are who make the Job! Base pay plus commission which is pretty good.”

Clinical Consultant
22 Apr 2021

“When the situation got really bad and I was the only clinical supporting NYC (12 hospitals + outside transfers) I was dismissed by my managers.”

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26 Jun 2021

“The compensation is far better than you’ll find at any other local third party administrator.”

Wealth Client Consultant
12 Jan 2022

“Wealth management at Citizens was far from perfect but it worked in its own way.”

GE HealthcareGE Healthcare
GE Healthcare
24 Apr 2021

“People are really nice and helpful”

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Healthcare Consultant
9 Nov 2021

“I don't see any cons and I am very happy to continue working with them”

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“worked with brilliant researchers who provided ample support in career development and a career in clinical psychology”

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Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of an assistant healthcare consultant

When working as an assistant healthcare consultant, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are MS Powerpoint, Excellent Communication, Microsoft Office Suite, Outlook and Consulting.

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