Research Analyst I - HS
Job Details
Remote - , PA
Full Time
Master's degree required
None
Day
Health Care

POSITION SUMMARY

The IHSI Analyst I reviews information on healthcare innovations (primarily pharmaceuticals, but may also include other treatments, vaccines and prophylaxis, prognostic indicators, systems and management innovations, devices, screening and diagnostics) to identify innovations that could have a high impact on important patient outcomes, public health, and the healthcare system within IHSI member countries (i.e., Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Ireland, The Netherlands, Belgium, Switzerland, Portugal). The Analyst I writes summaries of each innovation and its potentials impacts and synthesizes reviewer ratings and comments to prepare reports on topics with high impact potential. The Analyst I is expected to maintain knowledge of new developments in assigned subject areas. The Analyst I participates in leads review, topic identification, database content curation, topic profile development, reviewer rating and comment analysis and synthesis, and report writing.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Reasonable Accommodations Statement

To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Essential Functions Statements(s)

  • Review IHSI database records in assigned subject areas to identify topics (primarily pharmaceuticals, but may include other treatments, vaccines and prophylaxis, prognostic indicators, systems and management innovations, devices, screening and diagnostics) with high impact potential on individual patient outcomes, public health, and/or the healthcare system in at least one IHSI member country

  • Write profiles summarizing key information for each topic selected during the nomination process in assigned clinical areas

  • Analyze and synthesize reviewer ratings and comments from expert stakeholders (primarily physicians, but may include nurses, allied health professionals, health systems professionals, researchers, patients, caregivers, and others) to assess topics potential for impact on the healthcare system in IHSI member countries

  • Expand written profiles to include analysis of reviewer ratings and comments

  • Maintain thorough understanding of the key clinical research developments and major scientific trends in the assigned clinical areas

  • Apply understanding of U.S. and European regulatory processes, coverage, coding, payment, etc.

  • Attend and contribute to team meetings

  • Meet assigned deadlines

  • Other duties as assigned

Accountability Metrics:

  • Meet deadlines as assigned

  • Maintain high quality standards

Experience:

  • 1 or more years experience in a clinical or research healthcare environment

  • Broad knowledge of disease etiologies, processes, and treatments

  • Understanding of pharmacology and other treatment modalities (e.g., biologics, cell and gene therapies, devices, surgical procedures)

  • Basic knowledge of U.S. European healthcare systems, public and population health, evidence-based medicine, and healthcare horizon scanning

  • Working knowledge (preferred) of disease states and treatments for two or more of the following clinical areas: infectious diseases, immunemediated inflammatory diseases (IMIDs), lung diseases, metabolic disorders, cardiovascular diseases, neurological disorders, and oncology and hematology

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to distill highly technical information into content accessible to wide audience

  • Demonstrated ability to meet aggressive deadlines

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, healthcare information production-oriented environment

  • Must be a well-organized self-starter and proficient multi-tasker

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) essential

Education: Masters degree in a scientific or medical discipline, such as microbiology, immunology, pharmacology, physiology, biochemistry; or masters degree in public health, population health, or epidemiology; or clinical healthcare professional with advanced degree.

Computer Skills: Proficient with Microsoft Office 2013+; Microsoft Teams

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

N (Not Applicable)

Activity is not applicable to this position.

O (Occasionally)

Position requires this activity up to 33% of the time (0 - 2.5+ hrs/day)

F (Frequently)

Position requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5+ hrs/day)

C (Constantly)

Position requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day)

Physical Demands

Stand

O Lift/Carry

Walk

F 10 lbs or less O

Sit

C 11-20 lbs N

Manually Manipulate

C 21-50 lbs N

Grasp

O 51-100 lbs N

Reach Outward

O Over 100 lbs N

Reach Above Shoulder

N

Speak

C Push/Pull

Climb

N 12 lbs or less N

Crawl

N 13-25 lbs N

Squat or Kneel

N 26-40 lbs N

Bend

N 41-100 lbs N

Other Physical Requirements

  • Vision (Near)

WORK ENVIRONMENT

  • Typical Office Environment

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Equal Opportunity Employer-Disability and Veteran

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