The American College of Physicians (ACP) is seeking a collaborative Director of Clinical Policy to lead ACP’s performance measurement and scientific medical policy initiatives. 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 159,000 members worldwide.
The director will be responsible for all aspects of the planning, development, production, dissemination, and evaluation of products, publications, and derivative projects related to performance measurement and scientific medical policy. The director’s primary responsibilities include:
Providing strategic direction related to performance measurement and scientific medical policy
Providing methodological leadership and advancing the science for the work of the performance measurement and scientific medical policy committees
Overseeing the work of the performance measurement and scientific medical policy committees, ensuring peer reviewed journal papers are of high quality and well written
Responding to requests from outside organizations for review and comment on policies and papers
Qualified applicants must possess a Doctoral degree in a health related field and demonstrate strong quantitative and qualitative research skills. Superior oral and written communication skills are essential, with a record of published articles in peer-reviewed journals. Candidates should have at least five years of relevant experience that includes supervising staff, and clinical experience is strongly desired. Preference will be given to candidates who have successfully facilitated large committees or work groups.
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.
Internal Number: 137223
About American College of Physicians
The American College of Physicians (ACP) is the largest medical-specialty organization and second-largest physician group in the United States. As a national organization of internists — physician specialists who diagnose and treat adults across the spectrum from health to complex illness, our mission is “to enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine.”