Medical Writer

Compensation

: $134,110.00 - $143,160.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Allied Health



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6 months contract

The writer will employ clinical experience or interviews with clinicians to help gauge the breadth of content coverage across a broad range of medical specialties. He or she will maintain relationships with groups of partner institution physicians soliciting and reviewing submissions, diplomatically conveying the team s editorial needs, and helping to motivate a spirit of friendly competition and investment in the quality of the product. This is a rare opportunity to help build a new product offering within the framework of a trusted and valued medical brand.


Responsibilities:
Write, condense and edit content, adhering a distinct editorial style for Medscape Answers
Maintain clinical accuracy and judge utility of content in the clinical setting
Edit and enter submissions in a content management system tailored to the product
Engage with and motivate groups of institutional partner physicians who contribute content
Required Skills: Superior writing, copy editing and fact checking skills; journalism or publishing experience a plus
Familiarity with scientific or clinical language and practices
Diligence in reviewing and editing medical content. Attention to detail a must
Ability to maintain a fast-paced editorial workflow to meet deadlines
Ability to write in a clear, concise and grammatically correct style about complex topics from a broad range of medical specialties
Desired Skills: Journalism or publishing experience a plus
Familiarity with common content management platforms a plus
Varied social media experience a plus
Education: Bachelors degree in a field of biological science or journalism/writing/English required. Graduate degree in clinical medicine or medical publishing experience preferred.

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Associated topics: bilingual, care, care physician, family practice physician, outpatient, physician, practice physician, provider, urgent, urgent care * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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