Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc.
  • 05-Dec-2018 to 05-Apr-2019 (EST)
  • 44 Holland Avenue
  • Albany, NY, USA
  • $54,390 – $69,841
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Full benefits package based on percentage of full-time effort.

The Research Foundation for Mental Hygiene, Inc is currently seeking a qualified candidate to work full-time as a behavioral health fiscal analyst for the Office of Mental Health (OMH) in the Strategic Financial Direction Group in Albany, New York.

Function and Scope

The incumbent will be exposed to various functional activities including data analyses specific to various New York State mental health programs administered by OMH. The candidate will conduct complex data analyses that entail extraction and manipulation of Medicaid cost and reimbursement data and other OMH health data sets to assist high-level policy decisions.


The duties of the behavioral health fiscal analyst will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Development and the selection of appropriate data analysis methodologies, and project management;
  • Data analyses on the General Hospital psychiatric inpatient cost and reimbursement rates;
  • Financial data analyses on mental health supported housing;
  • Analysis of New York's compliance with the Federal Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008;
  • Ad-hoc analyses and reporting on multiple data sets for a wide variety of customers.

Minimum Qualifications

  • A Master's degree in an appropriate field. Appropriate fields include Public Health, Biostatistics, Statistics, Economics, Business Administration, Computer Science, Public Administration, Political Science, or a related field;
  • Advanced knowledge of statistics;
  • Strong analytic skills;
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite including Excel, Word and PowerPoint;
  • Solid presentation, organizational and communication skills and the ability to work cooperatively with a wide variety of professional staff; and
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and to meet project deadlines.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with data analysis tools (Power BI, Tableau, Hyperion and SQL Developer) and mining tools (relational databases, Data Warehousing, R, Python, DAX, and MDX) will be a plus.

Work Location: 44 Holland Avenue, Albany, NY 12229

Salary: Based on experience

To Apply: Submit an application by January 11, 2019 on our website at Click on Employment Opportunities. Please note only applications submitted through our website will be considered.


The Research Foundation is a private not-for-profit corporation and is not an agency or instrumentality of the State of New York.  Employees of the Research Foundation are not state employees, do not participate in any state retirement system, and do not receive state fringe benefits. Excellent Benefits Package. Employer/Minority/Women/Disabled/Veteran Employer. VEVRAA  41 CFR 60-300.5(a) compliant.


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