Clinical Education Specialist

Medtronic Inc. Irvine , CA 92606

Posted 3 months ago


The Restorative Therapies Group develops life-restoring therapies and healthcare solutions that span the care continuum; integrating technologies and applying clinical and economic evidence to increase patient access, improve efficiency of procedures and deliver successful patient outcomes.

Careers That Change Lives

The Clinical Education Specialist supports the Medtronic Neurovascular Medical Educational team with clinical education programs and professionals affairs aligned with business strategies. This includes, but is not limited to, supporting hands-on and observational courses, creation or modification of course content, and collaboration with physician faculty/key opinion leaders. Ensures all materials and activities meet all Corporate Compliance Guidelines, AdvaMed Guidelines, and applicable federal regulations.

A Day In the Life

  • Coordinate and manage a wide variety of medical education tasks including course content creation/modification and physician interactions

  • Supporting hands-on and observational courses, creation or modification of course content, and collaboration with physician faculty/key opinion leaders

  • Coordinate and manage a wide variety of medical education tasks including course content creation/modification, publications strategies, physician interactions and vehicle selection (i.e. CME, print, etc)

  • Assist in executing strategic plans and dissemination of clinical information for medical education initiatives

  • Supporting communications for Investigator Sponsored Research

  • Understand and ensure compliance with regulatory policies and procedures relating to education programs

  • Support clinical education programs and lead hands on training stations+ Support and attend scientific/society meetings

  • Identify and work with stakeholders in other departments (e.g. Clinical Affairs and Marketing) that objectives are met

  • Assist Neurovascular Education team as needed with paperwork and processes to fulfill compliance and committee requirements as it relates to educational program requirements (grants & donations)

  • Maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders

  • Applying metrics to education activities to maintain procedural adoption

  • Pursue highest standards of support and service to exceed internal and external customer expectations

  • Travel to educational events and regional shows and exhibits as needed

  • Adhere to corporate compliance policy, AdvaMed Guidelines, and applicable federal regulations

Must Have; Minimum Requiriments

  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in life sciences, biomedical engineering, and other clinical functions

  • 2+ years of relevant medical device sales, marketing, education or comparable work experience

  • Intermediate or advanced knowledge of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and internet search engines

Nice To Have

  • Proven understanding of the medical device or pharmaceutical arena and healthcare system requirements

  • Candidates will have direct patient and hospital experience as nurse and tech in endovascular specialty

  • Previous in-hospital or specialty services (cath lab, OR) experience

  • Analytical skills and capability to understand, interpret, and communicate complex scientific information

  • Insight to determine sales and customer communication/education needs during product life cycle

  • Ability to work independently and effectively on cross-functional teams

  • Results and solution oriented

  • Customer focused

  • Demonstrated ability to make timely and well-reasoned decisions and adapt to shifting priorities and competing demands

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let's work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients' lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.

The physical demands described within the Day in the Life section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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