Director - Population Health Management

Novo Nordisk US   •  

Plainsboro, NJ

Industry: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech


11 - 15 years

Posted 55 days ago

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About the Department

The Clinical, Medical and Regulatory (CMR) department at Novo Nordisk Inc (NNI) is one of the most diverse and collaborative groups within the organization. From health-care-provider interactions and developing and implementing regulatory strategies with the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) to providing medical education and collecting data to support efficacy and new product development, CMR is involved. The one thing that keeps us all marching to the same beat is our patient-centered focus. At Novo Nordisk, you will help patients around the world. As their needs evolve, so does our challenge to find better and more innovative ways to improve their quality of life. We're changing lives for a living. Are you ready to make a difference

Essential Functions

  • Health Systems (HS) engagement strategy aligned to population health goals and associated capabilities building
  • Consistently evaluate Population Health Management (PHM) framework to enable solutions to be implemented across Medical Affairs functions and with CMR and NNI partners
  • Collaboration on the design, development, implementation and ongoing improvement of health outcomes outreach, research and education
  • Partnership across Medical Affairs, CMR NNI, and Global to develop and implement population health execution and evidence generation plans
  • Support training of Medical Affairs team, including Field Medical Affairs
  • Identification and oversight vendor activities in support of population health related projects
  • Keeps abreast of current healthcare trends by attending appropriate meetings and reviewing current literature. Provides market intelligence and insight on a regular basis to the organization
  • Working closely with leadership to understand the future needs for healthcare delivery models
  • Ensuring compliance with state and federal regulations, contractual obligations and National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) requirements

Physical Requirements

10-20% travel may be needed based on business need.


  • Terminal doctoral degree desired, with 8 years of combined experience in the pharmaceutical industry, clinical practice, health plan organization, health care system or quality improvement in healthcare experience is required; however, individuals with a Master's degree and 12 years relevant experience (ex Public Health, Business Administration, Population Health, Health Economics Outcomes research, Healthcare Administration) will be considered; clinical experience a plus
  • Population health management experience desired
  • Highly motivated self-starter who is able to work independently, deal with complex issues, and communicate with multiple internal and external stakeholders
  • Established track-record of success in leading without authority
  • Excellent organizational, analytical and interpe