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Associate Director, Coverage and Reimbursement

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American Society of Clinical Oncology | Alexandria, VA
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American Society of Clinical Oncology


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Published 20 days ago

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Cancer strikes more than 10 million people worldwide each year. As the leading medical society representing doctors who care for people with cancer, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is committed to conquering cancer though research, education, and promotion of the highest quality patient care.

 

Who we are:

ASCO is a stable, forward-thinking, growing membership organization that operates in a results-focused work environment in which employees’ evaluation emphasizes performance outcomes. This is an Alexandria, Virginia-based position that offers an excellent benefits package, subsidized parking or Metro benefits, and opportunities to participate in professional development programs. To learn more about ASCO, please visit www.asco.org/jobs.

 

Who we are looking for:

We are looking for a high performing Associate Director, Coverage and Reimbursement to join our Policy and Advocacy department. The selected candidate will provide specialized expertise to ASCO leadership, committees and staff on issues related to coverage and reimbursement for oncology services.


What you will do:

  • Provide staff expertise regarding policies related to coverage and reimbursement policies, including suggested strategy and outreach in support of ASCO’s advocacy efforts
  • Analyze and summarize legislative and regulatory proposals in a timely manner, and work with team members, other ASCO staff with relevant expertise, and outside counsel to draft comments
  • Serve as the policy liaison on regulatory issues related to coverage and reimbursement to relevant ASCO committees
  • Identify and pursue opportunities to raise ASCO’s visibility on positions related to coverage and reimbursement
  • Prepare substantive regulatory updates for membership communications and serve as resource for ASCO members on regulatory issues
  • Collaborate with team members and ASCO volunteers to develop educational material on coverage and reimbursement for ASCO membership as required
  • Participate in strategic planning including identifying emerging policy areas needed for ASCO action
  • Monitor, comment, and manage responses to relevant regulatory documents and activities and advise and communicate with ASCO Board of Directors, staff leadership, and volunteers about them
  • Represent ASCO on issues in coalitions and with federal agencies and on Capitol Hill, when needed

What you will need in order to be successful:

  • BA/BS degree in health policy, public health or a related field with a minimum seven years of experience in similar society work or government agency work; or graduate degree (i.e. JD, PharmD, MSW, MPH) with 4-5 years of related experience
  • Previous experience in coverage and reimbursement and HHS/CMS payment programs (physician, outpatient hospital)
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills; including oral, written, and listening
  • Goal-oriented and self-managed with the ability to multi-task and manage own time, priorities, and resources
  • Commitment to high-quality work within a team to meet timelines and deliverables
  • Ability to travel 11-20 days/year


ASCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)


Cancer strikes more than 10 million people worldwide each year. As the leading medical society representing doctors who care for people with cancer, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is committed to conquering cancer though…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Location

2318 Mill Road, Alexandria, VA 22314

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