Are you interested in making a world of difference in cancer care?
Cancer strikes more than 10 million people worldwide each year. As the leading medical society representing doctors who care for people with cancer, the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) is committed to conquering cancer through research, education, and promotion of the highest quality patient care.
Who we are: ASCO is a stable, forward-thinking membership organization that operates in a results-oriented work environment in which employees’ evaluation emphasizes performance outcomes over presence or time. This is an Alexandria, VA position that offers an excellent benefits package and opportunities to participate in professional development programs. To learn what it’s like to work at ASCO, click here.
Who we are looking for:
The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) has an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated Senior Clinical Measure Specialist to produce clinical measures in oncology with multi-disciplinary teams of content experts and participate in the development, testing, and maintenance of measures determined by the Society’s Strategic Plan and goals of the department.
What you will do:
Develop, implement, and manage testing plans for process and outcome measures for reliability, validity, and risk adjustment; and recommend improvements for data capture in electronic health records
Conducted research examining healthcare quality measures utilization, impact, and drive toward value-based care
Conduct econometric and health services research using CancerLinQ and public databases (SEER, CMS)
Utilize regression analysis to examine the relationships within process and outcomes measures
Synthesize health services research evidence to support development of new and modified quality measures
Apply and interpret statistical modeling methods (regression models for categorical and continuous outcomes, variable selection
Coordinate and support Measure Panels, and other related Working Groups
Identify and coordinate publication opportunities related to measurement performance, education and gaps in care
Participate in streamlining and continuous quality improvement initiatives and standardization of processes related to measure development
Attend external performance measurement-related meetings and conferences as appropriate
What you will need in order to be successful:
At least 5 years of detailed and in-depth experience with population, provider and person-level outcomes, forecasting, reporting, performance analysis, intervention effectiveness, and cost containment solutions
Epidemiology, Public Health, or Health Economics Master’s Degree preferred or 10 or more years of related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Working knowledge and conversant in measure testing including validity and reliability; and working knowledge of risk adjustment methodology preferred
Knowledge of provider payment models, government quality programs, reimbursement approaches, EHR systems, and related healthcare analytics
Ability to communicate complex ideas and analytical proficiency to internal and external stakeholders
Experience leading medium to large data management operations
Strong critical thinking skills and ability to perform critical analysis with limited oversight
Knowledge or experience in the oncology field preferred but not required
Demonstrates initiative, sound judgment and flexibility; possesses effective time management and organizational skills; and able to work under deadlines and on multiple projects simultaneously
ASCO is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)
Internal Number: P-0063
About American Society of Clinical Oncology
It’s an exciting time to work at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). We’re closer than ever before to making huge strides against many of the hardest cancers to treat. And we are continuously working to improve the lives of the millions of cancer survivors around the world.