Sr. Associate, Admission Prevention Strategy

Population Health Chicago, Illinois


Company: Oak Street Health


Title: Sr. Associate, Population Health

Location: Treehouse

Role Description:

At Oak Street, Population Health drives both our clinical and economic model and is focused on delivering high-quality and cost-effective care.

The Senior Associate, Population Health reports to the Director of Population Health. 

The ideal candidate is a self-starter, enjoys solving challenging problems, uses data to drive insights, and excels in a fast-paced environment. This will be a high-visibility role requiring significant cross-team collaboration within Population Health and other corporate teams (e.g., Business Intelligence, Care Services, Clinical Quality, Managed Care Operations, etc.). 

Core Responsibilities:

  • Supports one or more high-impact care model initiatives spanning patient engagement, patient outreach, scheduling, clinical documentation, quality/STARs, and third-party medical costs.

  • Partners with clinical and operational field leaders, and has regular communication with senior leadership.

  • Other duties, as assigned. 

What are we looking for?

  • 2+ years of consulting or other applicable experience in healthcare / population health

  • Strong interpersonal skills that support effective stakeholder engagement

  • Strong written communication skills; highly proficient with Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Analytical and data savvy; highly proficient with Microsoft Excel

  • Ability to develop business cases, ROI analysis, and financial analysis

  • Passion for excellence, willing to go the extra mile to achieve objectives and ensure consistently high quality work product

  • Quick learner comfortable with a high level of ambiguity

  • Ability to succinctly summarize and synthesize large amounts of information

  • Strong accountability and discipline against timelines and deliverables

  • Collaborative working style, able to work cross functionally

  • Bachelor’s degree required

  • US work authorization

  • Someone who embodies being “Oaky”

What does being “Oaky” look like?

  • Radiating positive energy

  • Assuming good intentions

  • Creating an unmatched patient experience

  • Driving clinical excellence

  • Taking ownership and delivering results

  • Being relentlessly determined

Why Oak Street Health?

Oak Street Health is on a mission to “Rebuild healthcare as it should be'', providing personalized primary care for older adults on Medicare, with the goal of keeping patients healthy and living life to the fullest. Our innovative care model is centered right in our patient’s communities, and focused on the quality of care over volume of services. We’re an organization on the move! With over 150 locations and an ambitious growth trajectory, Oak Street Health is attracting and cultivating team members who embody “Oaky” values and passion for our mission.

Oak Street Health Benefits: 

  • Mission-focused career impacting change and measurably improving health outcomes for medicare patients

  • Paid vacation, sick time, and investment/retirement 401K match options

  • Health insurance, vision, and dental benefits

  • Opportunities for leadership development and continuing education stipends

  • New centers and flexible work environments

  • Opportunities for high levels of responsibility and rapid advancement


Oak Street Health is an equal opportunity employer. We embrace diversity and encourage all interested readers to apply. 

Learn more at