Senior Regulatory Affairs Analyst

Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jan 29, 2018
Closes
Mar 05, 2018
Function
Analyst
Industry
Healthcare, Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time

The Governmental Affairs & Public Policy Division of the American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking to hire a Senior Regulatory Affairs Analyst to work 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 152,000 members worldwide.  

The Senior Regulatory Affairs Analyst is responsible for analyzing the impact of federal regulatory and legislative proposals, developing ACP policy positions, and advocating positions to officials representing government and other organizations. Primary areas of focus will include the Medicare Access Chip Reauthorization Act (MACRA), value-based payment, and payment delivery system reform. Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborating with staff to provide comprehensive written research and analysis of issues related to MACRA and other value-based payment and delivery system programs
  • Composing policy papers, letters, documents, and reports to support ACP viewpoints, with a high degree of detail and understanding
  • Maintaining extensive knowledge of Medicare policies and payment reform
  • Working with various departments to develop educational tools to ensure that ACP members are informed on key issues
  • Providing lead staff support for the ACP Subspecialty Advisory Group on Socioeconomic Affairs (SAGSA), and assisting with staffing other committees related to regulatory affairs issues

A bachelor’s degree is required; a master’s in public health, public policy, or health services administration is highly desired. The successful candidate will have:

  • Knowledge of federal regulatory and legislative processes with an emphasis on MACRA, other value-based payment and delivery system programs, and demonstrated policy analysis experience
  • Experience in addressing physician issues regarding Medicare and private payer policies and payment reform
  • The ability to understand and analyze complex health regulation/legislation issues, and to develop testimony, letters, position papers, and material that summarizes them
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, with the ability to interact with leaders and members of the College as well as government officials
  • Preference will be given to candidates with knowledge of health information technology and/or medical coding

ACP offers a competitive salary, superior benefits and a supportive work environment.  Find out more about ACP at: https://www.acponline.org/working_at_acp/. Interested candidates should apply online:  https://www.acponline.org/working_at_acp/jobs/.

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.

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