American Heart Association Compliance Operations Manager, Clinical Guidelines in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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The American Heart Association has an excellent opportunity for a Compliance Operations Manager, Clinical Guidelines in our National Center office located in Dallas, Texas (home based work is available.
In this role, you will be responsible for collecting, researching, and reporting on relevant and comprehensive relationships with industry (RWI) and/or Conflicts of Interest (COI) for new or existing volunteers participating in the writing or review of clinical practice guidelines, performance measures, and other clinical documents (joint documents). Additional responsibilities include aligning policies and procedures with the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology Science Leadership, to collate comments from volunteer reviewers into a single document to provide directed feedback to improve the guideline, and to manage our copyright permissions process for inclusion of tables, figures, and algorithms in our guideline publications.
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Reviews all relationship disclosures for projects in process from new or existing writing committee members. Reviews all reported relationships against the American Heart Association/ACC RWI/COI policy.
Prepares and delivers communications for writing committee volunteers, including, but not limited to, 1) slide sets and materials to communicate the policy, 2) presentations on the policy for webinars and meetings, and 3) responses to queries from volunteers regarding specific questions and relationships in which they are, or may be, engaged.
Work closely with guideline, performance measures, and joint staff to manage relationships with all documents in process.
Analyzes COI/RWI documentation, provides recommendations, and prepares correspondence for ACC and the American Heart Association Science Leadership with rationale for participant determinations.
Researches and compiles information from all companies where relationships are reported by new or existing members of volunteer writing or review committees. Ensures changes are recorded timely and accurately.
Maintains the Joint Guideline SharePoint Industry database with information from all researched companies. Keeps the database of companies and information regarding previous decisions current.
Reviews all comments submitted by volunteers during the peer review process, summarizes those comments into themes, and provides a draft summary to the guideline advisor that is sent to the guideline chair for review and responses.
Manages the copyright permissions process for joint guidelines and performance measures published in the American Heart Association and ACC journals. Engages with scientific publications and copyright permissions departments to secure the appropriate permissions for tables and figures that will be published in the American Heart Association /ACC guidelines, performance measures, and other joint documents.
Want to help get your resume to the top? Take a look at the experience we require:
Bachelor's Degree in a related field or equivalent work experience.
Minimum of four (4) years of experience:
Soliciting conflicts of interest (COI) / relationships with industry (RWI) from authors on medical journal papers, guidelines, and measures.
Working with volunteer disclosures and reporting.
Collaborating with and handling volunteer relationships.
Writing and presentation skills.
May travel approx. 2-3 times per year.
Here are some of the preferred skills we are looking for:
Experience negotiating contracts
Familiarity with the Institute of Medicine standards for systematic review and guideline development.
Familiarity with the Sunshine Act and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Open Payments.
Knowledge of the Guidelines International Network Conflicts of Interest paper.
Knowledge of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors Conflicts of Interest form.
So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases?
Compensation & Benefits
Expected pay range will be $70,300 to $85,000. Pay is commensurate with experience; geographic differentials to the pay range may apply. The American Heart Association reserves the right to pay more or less than the posted range.
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Compensation – Our goal is to ensure you have a competitive base salary. That’s why we regularly review the market value of jobs and make adjustments, as needed.
Performance and Recognition – You are rewarded for achieving success by merit increases and incentive programs, based on the type of position.
Benefits – We offer a wide array of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance, along with a robust retirement program that includes an employer match and automatic contribution. As a mark of our commitment to employee well-being, we also offer an employee assistance program, employee wellness program and telemedicine, and medical consultation.
Professional Development – You can join one of our many Employee Resource Groups (ERG) or be a mentor/mentee in our professional mentoring program. HeartU is the Association’s national online university, with more than 100,000 resources designed to meet your needs and busy schedule.
Work-Life Harmonization – The Association offers Paid Time Off (PTO) at a minimum of 16 days per year for new employees. The number of days will increase based on seniority level. You will also have a total of 12 paid holidays off each year, which includes several days off at the end of the year.
Tuition Assistance - We support the career development of all employees. This program provides financial assistance to employees who wish to further their education and career in relation to their current duties and responsibilities, or for potential future positions in the organization.
The American Heart Association’s 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for health equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.
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Posted Date 2 weeks ago (2/12/2024 9:12 PM)
Requisition ID 2023-12305
Job Category Science & Research
Additional Locations Diversity Distribution US - Top 57
Position Type Full Time