Associate, Center for Patient Partnership in Healthcare-Philadelphia, PA
American College of Physicians
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The American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking to hire an Associate for the Center for Patient Partnership in Healthcare (CPPH).
ACP, a national organization of internists with headquarters in Philadelphia, is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States with more than 155,000 members worldwide.
The Associate plans, implements, and evaluates patient health education and patient and family partnership project activities, and ensures all deliverables are met and achieved according to project timelines. Some of the responsibilities include: conducting research and writing content for health literate patient education materials, writing proposals for funding, developing internal and external promotional plans to increase sales and distribution of products, and maintaining sales and distribution reports.
The successful candidate will have experience in the field of patient education, health literacy, or public health, will be highly organized and pay strong attention to detail. A bachelor’s degree is required, but a master’s degree in a health-related field is preferred. Must have demonstrated project management skills, preferably in a professional membership-based or other healthcare organization, and possess excellent PC skills, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and the Internet. Excellent oral and written communication skills are a must, including strong research, writing, and editing skills. Familiarity with grant administration is a plus.
ACP is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate against any of the following classes: veterans, any disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity.
The American College of Physicians is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States. ACP members include 152,000 internal medicine physicians (internists), related subspecialists, and medical students. Internists specialize in the prevention, detection, and treatment of illness in adults.