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 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.
About American College of Physicians
ACP is a national organization of internists, the largest medical-specialty organization, and second-largest physician group in the United States. Our 152,000 members include internists, internal medicine subspecialists, medical students, residents, and fellows. Our mission is to enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine.