Posted to MedZilla on 2/2/2020

Syneos Health

US-CA, Specialty Clinical Nurse Educator 3652164-MZ



You re a nurse, a patient advocate and an educator and you excel at every one of them.

If there s one thing your years of clinical training and patient education have taught you, it s how to manage priorities, and move seamlessly from one challenge to the next. You get people to listen to your wise advice, and to overcome their fears of new and existing medical therapies by instilling confidence and sharing expertise while displaying passion. It s time to turn those diverse talents to an exciting new field, and become an integral part of the Clinical Education team with Syneos Health.


In this role, the focus of the Educator team should be on educational activities that support disease understanding and increase knowledge about the safe and effective use of our clients medicines

As part of our clients commitment to patients, the Specialty Educator will execute Patient Education Programs, providing supplemental information about a medicine that has already been prescribed and/or the related disease that is within scope for that medicine.

As guided by approved resources, engagements with HCPs may include educational discussions about:

  • Disease information to support better understanding of disease state and appropriate adherence to medicines. Disease state information shared must be aligned to a condition treated by a medicine, and with such information to be consistent with the FDA-approved label for that medicine
  • Clinical and/or product information to support new patients getting started on a medicine and that supports its safe and effective use in patients

As guided by approved resources, engagements with patients may include educational discussions about:

  • For those patients identified (post-prescription) by the HCP as interested in receiving supplemental educational information from the client, Educators may engage with those patients to obtain the required consents to participate in the Patient Education Program(s) and to deliver the Patient Education Program(s). The associated HCP/Account will coordinate scheduling of patients.
  • For those patients that self-identify and request (post-prescription) supplemental educational information from the client, Educators may engage with that patient to coordinate scheduling/logistics of a Patient Education Program, obtain the required consents to participate in the Patient Education Program(s), and deliver the Patient Education Program(s).

The territory for this position encompasses the following area: [INSERT TERRITORY HERE].

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

  • 4 year BA/BS degree from an accredited institution
  • RN, NP, PA, RPh, MD, CRT, DO or Respiratory Therapist (Actively licensed or certified)
  • History of patient care
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in pharmaceutical and/or health care related industry
  • Valid driver s license with ability and willingness to accommodate overnight travel up to 75%. (Ability to travel to meetings, trainings, and programs)

Preferred Qualifications | Skills:

  • 2 years clinical experience preferred
  • Experience with infused/injectable medications preferred
  • Prior experience in an educator role
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks/planning/organization
  • Organizational awareness-demonstrated ability to work across matrix
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Excellent presentation, facilitation, coaching and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated analytical skills business acumen
  • Demonstrated leadership and influencing skills

Full Syneos Health Selling Solutions benefits which include:

  • It is the company's policy to provide employees with flexible paid time off (PTO) from work that can be used for vacation, sick days, floating holidays and personal time
  • Domestic Partner Coverage for: medical, dental, vision, and voluntary life insurance
  • Medical - Cigna; Dental - Delta Dental; Vision - EyeMed
  • Company Match 401K - $0.50 per dollar up to 9% of salary
  • Fleet vehicle
  • Eligible to participate in Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts: Health Care and Dependent Care
  • Company-paid Basic Term Life Insurance at 2x base salary
  • Optional Supplemental Term Life Insurance (100% employee paid): for employee, spouse/domestic partner, and children.
  • Company-paid Short and Long Term Disability
  • Optional Supplemental Short and Long Term Disability (100% employee paid): employee only
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Referral bonuses
  • Dedicated training and support

Make your work matter everywhere. Be a driving force in the evolution of clinical education.

Why Syneos Health? Join a game-changing global company that is reinventing the way therapies are developed and commercialized. Created through the merger of two industry leading companies - INC Research and inVentiv Health - we bring together more than 23,000 clinical and commercial minds to create better, smarter, faster ways to get biopharmaceutical therapies to patients. Teaming with some of the most talented professionals in the industry, you'll gain exposure and work in a dynamic environment where you'll be supported with comprehensive resources including emerging technologies, data, science and knowledge sharing. Grow your career with a global company committed to shortening the distance from lab to life.

Our laser focus on healthcare professionals allows you to join our team of more than 1,000 nurses, pharmacists and related healthcare professionals. Our accomplished team consists of 291 MDs, 486 PhDs, Pharma Voice 100 Recipients, HBA Rising Stars and Luminaries, and PM 360 Elite Award Winners. . We offer you more than just one job. The diversification and breadth of Syneos Health creates a multitude of career paths and employment opportunities. Our client roster consists of more than 550 organizations including all 50 of the largest global biopharmaceutical companies.

Syneos Health companies are affirmative action/equal opportunity employers (Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled)

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