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Explore the possibility of a career at ACP! The American College of Physicians is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all persons without regard to age, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, parental status, handicap or disability, or Vietnam-era veteran status or any other military status, political affiliation, or any non-merit based factor.

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Marketing Associate I

Department: Marketing
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP), the largest medical-specialty association in the world, is seeking a Marketing Associate to assist management and other staff in developing and implementing marketing strategies and plans to promote ACP products and services. The Marketing Associate responsibilities include:

  • Working collaboratively with marketing management and staff, and cross-divisionally with product/service client areas to plan and implement activities, ensure work quality, and report progress and results.
  • Coordinating multi-channel, integrated marketing promotions from concept to completion.
  • Developing marketing project concepts and creative copy for emails, ads, digital marketing, social media, direct mail campaigns and events, as well as other promotional efforts that are consistent with goals and objectives of ACP. 
  • Providing creative direction to graphic designers, coordinating audience segment and list selection, and designing and deploying targeted email communications for a variety of products and audiences.
  • Completing marketing projects on time and within budget.

A bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communications, or other related fields is required, with at least two years of marketing experience, preferably in a healthcare or membership organization. Qualified candidates will possess strong project management, writing and editing skills, and the ability to develop creative copy and materials for various communications channels including email, web, and social media.  Experience with a marketing automation program is desirable.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a team-based environment and have experience in cultivating and maintaining positive relationships through a collaborative and service-oriented approach. The position, based at ACP headquarters in Philadelphia, PA, will be remote initially with the expectation that when conditions allow, it will require in-office work. Travel required for approximately two or three domestic destinations during the year; varies depending on travel restrictions and College travel safety guidelines.

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Educational Program Coordinator

Department: Instructional Design and Events
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking for a tech-oriented Educational Program Coordinator to support the development and implementation of innovative virtual and hybrid learning events. 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 163,000 members worldwide. 

The Educational Program Coordinator provides administrative, logistical, and technological support to the Medical Education division in the delivery of educational programs and courses in both virtual and hybrid formats. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborating with staff to plan and execute live/hybrid events with an emphasis on logistical support: coordinating with Conventions staff and vendors, shipping materials, on-site set-up and disassembly, etc.
  • Providing technical support and training to faculty and ACP staff on the various platforms used to deliver courses
  • Organizing logistics with course directors and other meeting communications, including scheduling, preparing agendas, taking minutes, and following up on tasks
  • Handling administrative tasks in support of virtual and hybrid courses such as drafting vendor contracts, tracking expenses, compiling reports, maintaining databases, trafficking communications, and proofreading educational materials

A bachelor’s degree and five years of administrative or project management experience is required. The successful candidate will have excellent computer skills (Office 365 and Adobe Suite) and the ability to learn new programs quickly. Preference will be given to applicants with an education-based or instructional design background, and/or have experience using online education technology/virtual event platforms. Candidates must demonstrate strong communication skills and organizational ability, and event planning experience is a plus.

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Managing Editor/Publications Associate

Department: Publishing Administration
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The Publishing division of the American College of Physicians (ACP) is seeking a full-time Managing Editor and Publications Associate to join the team for a newly established case journal, Annals of Internal Medicine: Clinical Cases (AIMCC). Developed in partnership with the American Heart Association (AHA), AIMCC is a digital, open access, peer-reviewed journal that will publish case reports relevant to clinicians across the spectrum of medicine.

The Managing Editor/Publications Associate is responsible for the administrative, editorial, and project management functions of AIMCC and serves as the central liaison for a clinical decision resource for members published by an external organization. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting editors in identifying and securing timely manuscript reviewers
  • Ensuring the timely and complete collection of content elements associated with editorial deliverables
  • Monitoring content on ACP and product websites and requesting updates when needed
  • Tracking all aspects of journal operations from solicitation of manuscripts through rejection or publication (includes coordinating marketing/promotion, budgets and expenses, and performance reporting)
  • Serving as administrator of the online submission and peer-review system, soliciting input from relevant stakeholders regarding its functionality and ease of use
  • Collaborating with staff to develop goals and performance milestones for projects

The successful candidate will have:

  • A bachelor's degree in communication, journalism, or areas of medicine/science highly preferred. Master’s degree a plus.
  • At least 8 years of editorial experience working on a medical or scientific peer-reviewed journal
  • Excellent project management skills, with supervisory experience desired
  • Experience and comfort with using MS office products, manuscript management systems, and database applications
  • The ability to effectively manage relationships, encourage collaboration, and build consensus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to interact with all levels of staff and external stakeholders

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HRIS Implementation Analyst

Department: Human Resources
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP), a prestigious medical membership association for doctors of internal medicine located in Philadelphia, is seeking a HRIS Implementation Analyst with expertise in a broad spectrum of functional areas such as: ADP Workforce Now functionality, and Social media engagement.

Together with the HR Director, the HRIS Implementation Analyst coordinates with technical/non-technical teams on ADP Workforce NOW’s implementation, maintenance, and functionality. Additionally, this position manages the setup and day-to-day operations of the HR social media accounts.

ACP offers a competitive salary, superior benefits, and a supportive work environment.

The HRIS Implementation Analyst’s primary responsibilities include:

  • Assisting in the implementation and maintenance of ADP learning system modules
  • Coordinating with HR/Payroll implementation team and ADP implementation/services teams to ensure proper implementation of all modules including: Recruitment, and Performance Management
  • Creating SOP’s for all ADP modules, and providing internal tech support for ADP as needed
  • Developing, automating, and interpreting learning system reports
  • Running training sessions and workshops on system usage and processes
  • Occasional travel (Phila and DC offices)
  • Main point of contact for HR social media accounts (i.e. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, You Tube, and Google analytics).
  • Assisting with creating content for social media
  • Working with other HR staff to coordinate daily updates to social media platforms
  • Ensuring that relevant comments/questions are responded to and any complaints are handled appropriately

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree and/or 5+ years of relevant experience required. 2+ years in a client-facing role assisting with ADP Learning platform implementations and robust experience in a SaaS environment preferred. Must have experience with technical implementations and business process management/automation.

Demonstrated ability to work with both technical and non-technical stakeholders. Workforce Now system admin, and implementation specialist certifications are a plus.

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Payment Processing Representative

Department: Member and Product Support
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP), located in center city Philadelphia, is the nation’s largest medical specialty society. We are currently seeking a detail-oriented team player to join our Member & Product Support department as a Transaction Processing Representative.

This position will be primarily responsible for processing transactions for all College product and program lines, as well as ensuring postal and internal controls are maintained for all customer records and transactions. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Accurately processing transactions including orders, payment adjustments, registrations, CME, applications, and account maintenance
  • Maintaining a thorough knowledge of ACP product and program lines, including meetings and registration, books, periodicals, journals, self-assessment programs, and other educational media
  • Providing support to contact center representatives with calls, emails, online chat, and data entry
  • Resolving discrepancies and correcting errors such as financial imbalances, posting inconsistencies, and customer requested adjustments
  • Providing information requested by other College departments, such as marketing promotion tracking and product/course availability

Candidates for this position must possess strong attention to detail and have excellent verbal and written communication skills. At least 2-3 years of experience in a related position is required, preferably for a membership association. Strong computer skills including data entry, Word, and Excel, along with demonstrated organizational skills are required. Professional phone and customer service skills also required. Preference will be given to those candidates who are bilingual (Spanish) and have working knowledge of social media platforms and/or live chat functionality. Associate’s degree preferred.

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Senior Web Developer eCommerce

Department: Information Services
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking for a Senior Web Developer eCommerce for its Information Services department. 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 163,000 members worldwide.

Senior Web Developer eCommerce is responsible for individual and team-based development of customer-facing interactive applications of the ACP, including but not limited to ePersonify (online store) solutions and other web-based e-business solutions of the ACP.  Responsibilities will include analysis and improvements of current web-based solutions as well as design/development of new functionality and applications.

ACP offers a competitive salary, superior benefits, and a supportive work environment.

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Participate and/or lead development teams in (and individually execute) the design and development of online transactional and member/customer-centric solutions, including implementation of design concepts developed in concert with product owners and design team, through the full Agile cycle of product development.
  • Works closely with the divisional Senior Architects and manages R&D efforts with an eye towards current and future trends in mobile and online e-business architectures, approaches, and techniques with the greatest potential to improve the work of the department.
  • Responsible for building and maintaining solid working relationships with other departments/divisions to ensure coordination of efforts.
  • Provides interactive design and technical development expertise to other departments involved in online solutions, primarily within the ePersonify.
  • Participates in technical discussions and related interactions with consultants and vendors (e.g., Personify).
  • Actively participates in all phases of the iterative development cycle, from initial scoping and conceptual design through to deployment of the applications through the dev/stage/production release environments.
  • Oversees the development and implementation of software documentation and help systems on all developed solutions.

Requirements:

Experience developing web sites and applications on the Microsoft stack within a Windows environment. Qualified candidate will perform full-stack development utilizing latest .NET technologies, SQL Server, and relevant Javascript-based front-end technologies and frameworks.

Desired Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience and competence in C# MVC.
  • Experience with relational databases (MS SQL Server).
  • Strong understanding of HTML, JavaScript/jQuery frameworks (Angular, Node JS), and CSS.
  • Relevant experience in Software Requirement Methodologies (Agile / UML / Etc)
  • Working knowledge of CI/CD (ex Jenkins).
  • Experience is Cloud based technologies such as AWS or Azure
  • Strong understanding of JSON web services

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Director, CME Compliance and Research

Department: Medical Education
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP), a prestigious medical membership association for doctors of internal medicine located in Philadelphia, is seeking a Director of Continuing Medical Education (CME) Compliance and Research in ACP’s Medical Education Division.

The Director provides strategic direction and oversight of the College’s:

  • Continuing Medical Education (CME) program, comprising cross-divisional activities, enduring materials, test-item writing, performance (quality) improvement, journal CME and manuscript review for journals, internet point of care and other web-based learning, and joint sponsorships with non-accredited partners.
  • Maintenance of Certification (MOC) credit reporting processes and related communications with the American Board of Internal Medicine and American Board of Medical Specialties for eligible College CME activities.
  • Compliance with ACCME criteria and requirements, including ongoing evaluation of educational activities, and regular review and improvements in the overall CME program.
  • Research activities, including membership assessments, needs assessments, market analysis, outcomes assessments, and grant-funded deliverables.

The Director also oversees the department’s staffing and budget activities and collaborates with staff across divisions to integrate innovative learning models and technologies into ACP’s CME program.

A master’s degree is required; a PhD in Medical Education/Research is preferred. Qualified candidates will possess in-depth knowledge of the CME process and ACCME guidelines. Excellent communication, project management, and analytical skills are required, with demonstrated experience in program development, budget planning, and staff supervision. Preference will be given to candidates with knowledge of quantitative and qualitative research methods and evaluation design.

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Service Desk Supervisor

Department: Technical Operations
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking for a Service Desk Supervisor for its Technical Operations department. 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 163,000 members worldwide.

The Supervisor will serve as technical lead for the Service Desk staff, providing leadership, coaching, and mentoring on hardware and software problem analysis and resolution as well as outlining and leading the implementation of team procedures and best practices. In addition,  collaborate with the Network Services team to identify and manage the direction and life cycle of the evolving digital workplace, including both hardware and software.

ACP offers a competitive salary, superior benefits, and a supportive work environment.

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Oversee the service desk team, ensuring that services and support are delivered efficiently and reliably, organization-wide.
  • Solve day to day staff computing issues with a focus on understanding why they occur and leading the design of long-term solutions to prevent them from recurring.
  • Serve as a technical lead on projects involving our support teams.
  • Analyze and make recommendations for hardware and software standardization; present to management recommendations and improvements for user systems and technologies that advance the capabilities of our digital workplace.
  • Initiate onboarding procedures for new users into the system; create AD user accounts, mailboxes, VOIP setup and manage access control based on company policies.
  • Create and manage base OS images for desktops and laptops and keep them up-to-date using Imaging software; assist with staff location moves.
  • Provide support for the College’s standard desktop software packages including but not limited to Office 365, Outlook, Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, Zoom, and cybersecurity systems such as multi-factor authentication (MFA) and anti-malware applications and services.
  • Work with System Administrators to integrate desktops, laptops and mobile devices into the College’s network services, ensuring support for a hybrid workplace, in which staff function securely and effectively from both inside and outside physical space infrastructure.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation for after-hours support.  There are times when weekend work will be scheduled.  Perform fixes or system upgrades outside normal business hours, especially in the case of emergencies.

Requirements:

Expert knowledge of current Windows operating systems, Windows Active Directory, Group Policy and PowerShell, Office 365, Teams, OneDrive, SharePoint, imaging tools such as Ghost, and, digital workplace solutions, e.g., video conferencing software and other collaborative tools. Must be experienced with the tools and techniques of desktop and laptop systems analysis and on-premise video conferencing equipment. Must be a skilled team leader, serving as a respected authority based on both technical knowledge and an ability to motivate and oversee the work of others.

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Administrative Coordinator

Department: Clinical Policy
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking for an Administrative Coordinator for its Clinical Policy department. 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 163,000 members worldwide.

The Coordinator will provide administrative support for the VP and department, coordinates meeting logistics, prepares department annual budgets and quarterly budget reports, and responds to any requests for reprint requests related to Clinical Policy papers. Additionally, manages external strategic engagement work including nominations and maintaining the information.

ACP offers a competitive salary, superior benefits, and a supportive work environment.

Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinates Vice President’s calendars, arranges staff and external meetings and appointments, makes travel and hotel arrangements.
  • Ability to synthesize committee and staff discussions into succinct, clear minutes and action/follow-up reports.
  • Receives, prioritizes, and responds to email; composes and responds to correspondence as needed on behalf of the VP.
  • Coordinates meeting logistics of the Clinical Guidelines Committee, Performance Measurement Committee, and Scientific Medical Policy Committee; assists in preparation and distribution of agenda book materials.
  • Prepares department annual budgets and quarterly budget reports; reviews and develops accurate monthly reports. 
  • Maintains CME records for various departmental activities; assists program participants with any CME related issues, serves as department’s liaison to division’s CME staff, prepares CME reports and responds to any CME audit-related issues.
  • Responds to any requests for reprint requests related to Clinical Policy papers.
  • Manages external strategic engagement work including nominations and maintaining records.
  • Responsible for all contractual-related work.

Bachelor's degree required.  Minimum of 3-5 years’ work-related experience, preferably in a medical organization. Master’s preferred. Excellent writing, editing, and communication skills required.  Detail oriented with demonstrated organizational and administrative skills.  Excellent PC skills required in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat.  Attention to detail to produce effective, professional, error-free communications. Ability to assist in the development and monitoring of department budgets.

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Production Editor I

Department: Production and Electronic Publishing
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is seeking a full-time Production Editor in its Publishing division, which is responsible for copyediting and producing Annals of Internal Medicine, a prestigious, high-impact journal for internists. 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 163,000 members worldwide.

The Production Editor will copyedit and proofread journal content, which is focused on internal medicine, with moderate supervision; perform structural editing tasks; and coordinate some electronic projects. In addition, the successful candidate will also edit documents for Marketing, Communications, and other College departments. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Creating technical reviews for manuscripts tentatively accepted for publication, including estimating page length and evaluating length requirements; evaluating clarity and relevance of artwork; and communicating and negotiating further changes through an iterative process with the author
  • Copyediting journal articles and performing associated production tasks
  • Performing quality assurance checks on articles staged on the journal's website prior to online publication, including all associated elements (multimedia, disclosures, related links, and other ancillary content)
  • Copyediting and proofreading all Editorial Services work, which includes but is not limited to marketing brochures and mailings, Chapter brochures, and all materials for the Internal Medicine meeting

A bachelor's degree and at least one year of copyediting experience is required, with knowledge of medical terminology highly desired. Successful candidates will be proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel, have good oral and written communications skills, and will have knowledge of XML and HTML. Preference will be given to applicants who have experience with AMA Manual of Style.

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Advertising Sales Representative

Department: Advertising Sales
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

Are you someone who is highly motivated, has a positive attitude, and is determined to succeed?   Have you worked in a fast-paced, deadline-driven sales environment? Are you looking for a team-oriented opportunity?

If so, the American College of Physicians (ACP), the nation’s largest medical specialty membership association located in Philadelphia, wants you to consider our Advertising Sales Representative position.

The position involves the selling of physician recruitment and classified advertisements in ACP’s publications, associated electronic newsletters, and the ACP Career Connection website.    The successful candidate will be accountable for prospecting, marketing, selling, and developing existing and new accounts in an assigned territory.

In this role, you will actively maintain sales contacts via email, telephone, and networking at industry functions with written proposals and presentations to physician recruiters, advertising agencies and other potential clients

Responsibilities

  • Maintain existing relationships and establish new client relationships through regular contact by phone, email, and attending conferences and ACP’s annual meeting.
  • Make cold calls on potential clients listed in the contact management database.
  • Provide written proposals and price quotes for individual ads and discuss options based on the client’s needs and budget.
  • Generate new business by researching leads in competitor publications and websites.
  • Follow up on ad renewals and expired renewals with established clients to encourage clients to rerun ads.
  • Regularly updates contact information in Goldmine, our contact management system. Documents every communication, email, phone call, etc. with a client, and refers to this detailed history when interacting with both established and potential clients.
  • Is knowledgeable about  print and digital advertising and all ACP advertising offerings.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Advertising or Marketing preferred.
  • Proven success in the sale of print and digital recruitment ads preferably in the physician and healthcare industries.
  • Proficiency with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Goldmine or other advertising contact management database.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple and simultaneous deadlines.
  • Must be able to communicate professionally (oral/written) to all levels of the organization and with third parties
  • Ability to travel domestically

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Director, Graphic Services

Department: Graphic Services
Location: Philadelphia, PA Office

The American College of Physicians (ACP), a prestigious medical membership association for doctors of internal medicine located in Philadelphia, is seeking a Director of Graphic Services to lead ACP’s graphic and production services team to create and deliver design strategies that support the organization’s brand, business objectives, and strategic priorities.

The Director is accountable for determining the best ways to represent the College’s corporate brand and its products and services in digital and print mediums, and for implementing design solutions in a manner that meets quality standards for design, layout, and production. Their primary responsibilities include:

  • Leading, developing, and coaching the department’s staff, and managing its budget
  • Creating and evaluating print and digital design concepts within the context of the client’s specifications and branding
  • Collaborating across departments with project owners to drive their vision forward
  • Providing support to graphic designers throughout the design process and presenting design solutions to project owners
  • Working with production and direct mail staff to ensure projects are completed accurately and on time
  • Selecting and maintaining relationships with print and direct mail vendors

A bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Marketing, or a related field is required, along with several years of experience in a management position. Qualified candidates should be well versed in print and digital design concepts, production methods, direct mail operations, and vendor relations. The successful candidate will be a strategic and critical thinker with the ability to analyze situations, identify problems, and recommend solutions. The Director works closely with project owners throughout the organization and must possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

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Senior Associate, Regulatory Affairs

Department: Regulatory Affairs
Location: Washington, DC

The Governmental Affairs & Public Policy Division of the American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking to hire a Senior Associate, Regulatory Affairs based out of its Washington, DC office. ACP, a national organization of internists, is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States with 163,000 members worldwide.

The Senior Associate, Regulatory Affairs will analyze the impact of federal regulatory and legislative proposals related to Medicare Quality Payment Program (QPP) and other value-based payment and delivery system initiatives, develop ACP policy positions, and advocate positions to officials representing government and other organizations. Specific responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Composing and developing policy papers, letters, documents, and reports to support ACP viewpoints with a high degree of detail and understanding
  • Developing and maintaining communication channels with CMS, the CMS Innovation Center, other federal and state agencies, and other relevant organizations to help ACP provide feedback on and influence their activities that relate to value-based payment and delivery system initiatives
  • Creating and presenting reports to the ACP Board of Regents, ACP Chapter leaders, and members
  • Providing lead staff support for the Council of Subspecialty Societies (CSS), and assisting in the staffing of other related committees
  • Collaborating with other staff on the Regulatory Affairs team, as well as with other departments within the College, regarding issues related to Health IT, medical coding and payment, and alternative payment models

A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s in public health, public policy, or health services administration is highly desired, with at least three years of relevant experience. The successful candidate will have:

  • Knowledge of federal regulatory and legislative processes with an emphasis on the Medicare QPP, other value-based payment and delivery system programs, and demonstrated policy analysis experience
  • Experience in government relations and in addressing physician issues regarding Medicare and private payer policies and payment reform, preferably with a medical organization
  • The ability to understand and analyze complex health regulation/legislation issues, to develop letters, position papers, and material that summarizes them
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with the ability to interact with and make presentations to leaders and members of the College, as well as government officials

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Associate, Member Fund Development

Department: Donor Development and Office of Grants
Location: Washington, DC

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking for a creative fundraising professional for the Associate of Member Fund Development position in its Washington, DC office. ACP, the professional association for internists with headquarters in Philadelphia, is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician association in the United States with more than 163,000 members worldwide. 

In collaboration with the Director of Donor Development, the Associate will assist in the development of new major giving and annual fund programs in order to grow individual member philanthropy. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Designing an annual fund communication and donor solicitation plan, and establishing a fundraising strategy and goals
  • Creating reports to analyze donor activity and identify potential major gift prospects, and maintaining detailed records of donor participation
  • Coordinating fundraising efforts with various departments, board members, and chapter leadership
  • Conducting individual outreach to donors and/or establishing connections between donors and volunteer leadership
  • Helping to plan and execute fundraising events, including logistical activities and the development of informational materials

Qualified applicants will possess a Bachelor’s degree and five or more years of progressive experience in fund and donor development programs. Must have experience with prospect management system reporting (Personify a plus), and experience in a professional membership association setting is highly preferred. The successful candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, analytical abilities, attention to detail, and a desire to build a fundraising program from the ground up.

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Senior Associate, Health IT Policy

Department: Regulatory Affairs
Location: Washington, DC

The Governmental Affairs & Public Policy Division of the American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking to hire a Senior Associate, Health IT Policy based in its Washington, DC office. ACP, a national organization of internists, is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States with 163,000 members worldwide. 

The Senior Associate, Health IT Policy will have a leadership role in developing College policy and advocacy positions related to health information technology (health IT) issues. Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Conducting analysis of regulatory and legislative proposals to support College policy, with a focus on issues related to information blocking, privacy information, and HIPAA compliance
  • Developing/maintaining extensive knowledge of health IT standards development organizations (SDOs)
  • Providing support for ACP public policy activities related to quality improvement through the use of performance measures, health IT, financial incentives, and patient safety activities
  • Providing lead staff support to the ACP Medical Informatics Committee (MIC)
  • Contributing technical expertise and advice to further College initiatives related to clinical data registries, electronic clinical quality measurement, and computerized clinical guidance

A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s degree is highly preferred. The successful candidate will have a degree in Computer/Information Science, Healthcare Informatics, or Public Health with experience in the other disciplines; and will have professional experience involving information systems, policy issues, and the healthcare environment. Candidates must possess knowledge of federal policymaking processes and the health IT marketplace, including:

  • Health information systems technology and computer and communications equipment
  • A variety of information technology architectures, network architectures, and applications software
  • Internet and web server platforms, and development tools
  • Current industry standards and directions
  • Current technologies, techniques, and tools employed to develop and produce products for distribution via multiple media: print, web, handheld, wireless, etc.
  • Legislative and regulatory process, especially as they pertain to the health IT environment
  • The impact of health IT on the physician practice environment

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