Yuan is a research analyst whose work is driven by a commitment to help promote transparency and clearer choices in healthcare access and equity. Utilizing her experience working with insurance claims data and reviewing data for outliers and inconsistencies, Yuan supports clients in meeting their healthcare reporting needs. Yuan is also highly skilled in data analysis and statistical programming in SQL, SAS, and SPSS.
Prior to joining HSRI, Yuan was a SQL data quality analyst at Hanger, Inc., where she analyzed the quality of purchase history data for prosthetic and orthotic clinics. Prior to that, Yuan worked as a data analytics consultant on internal consulting projects for the management groups of Fletcher Allen Healthcare. In this role, she assessed a fee schedule for a hospital and developed a financial simulation tool to project the impacts of budget cuts to a graduate medical education program.
When not at work, Yuan enjoys reading, playing Sudoku, and long walks.
- Master of professional studies degree in applied statistics from Cornell University
- Master of science degree in actuarial science from University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign