Senior Staff, Health Outcomes Research

Danaher   •  

Brea, CA

11 - 15 years

Posted 306 days ago

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Job ID: BEC008358

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Beckman Coulter develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical testing. Our diagnostic systems, found in hospitals and other critical care settings around the world, produce information used by physicians to diagnose disease, make treatment decisions and monitor patients. Scientists use our life science research instruments to study complex biological problems including causes of disease and potential new therapies or drugs. More than 275,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in both diagnostics and life sciences laboratories on all seven continents. For 80 years, our products have been making a difference in peoples’ lives by improving the productivity of medical professionals and scientists, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care.

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Reporting to the Director of Health Economics & Outcomes Research (HEOR), the Senior Staff will assist with the design, implementation, management and delivery of Health Outcomes Research studies needed to support the global commercialization of new and/or novel products under Danaher’s Dx & LS Platform of Operating Companies (OpCos).  HEOR is an essential function of Danaher’s Market Access Team, which focuses on how to optimize market access for assigned products through deep subject matter expertise and understanding of the OpCo business priorities.  The Market Access Team is responsible for assessing how such products fit within the emerging coverage and reimbursement landscape globally, primarily in the U.S. and Europe.

Key Responsibilities

    • Identifies and helps shape evidence development goals by partnering with medical, clinical affairs and marketing staff to leverage clinical registration and post-market studies as appropriate

        • Develops study aims and PICO statements for desired Outcome Studies

        • Influences protocol development in collaboration with clinical affairs staff for sponsor-led post-market Outcome Studies

        • Participates in review of investigator-led study proposals relative to post-launch Health Outcome studies

      • Recruits, recommends, and manages CROs for sponsor lead studies

    • Builds strong relationships with internal stakeholders from other departments, including OpCo business unit functions of product Management, global Marketing, clinical, regulatory, and medical affairs

    • Provides expertise and education on the demands of evidence for market access

    • Effectively manages assigned HEOR projects to achieve project goals within timelines and budgets, and ensure continuous and consistent communication on status

    • Helps disseminate HEOR findings at scientific congresses and assist with the preparation of manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals.

  • Assists with the preparation of global marketing aids that facilitate market access


Education and Experience:

    • Advanced degree in a life science related field, preferably a Bachelor’s degree with 14+ years’ experience, or a Master’s degree with 12+ years’ experience, or a PharmD or PhD degree with 9+ years’ experience.

    • Certification as a clinical research associate highly desirable

    • Working knowledge of clinical research study design and good clinical practices

    • Prefer work experience in the diagnostics industry

  • Prefer working knowledge of epidemiology and medical practice specialties, including cardiology, infectious disease, chronic and acute disorders, reproductive/prenatal, and oncology

Other Qualifications:

    • Detail oriented with creative problem-solving and analytic skills who demonstrates the ability to apply knowledge outside of one’s immediate functional area

    • Demonstrable initiative and ability to acquire and apply acquired knowledge relative to laboratory and related healthcare payment policies to associates

    • Commitment to working independently and also in a team environment with an emphasis on collaboration and maintaining positive relationships with multi-geographical-based associates and vendors

    • Excellent oral & written presentation skills, with ability to scale level of reported information for different organizational levels

    • Project management/coordination experience that includes collecting details from others and building/maintaining associated project metrics, including presentation thereof

    • Self-motivated, creative, independent critical thinker

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office; MS Excel, including the pivot table function and MS Access database creation and management and MS PowerPoint.

Other Requirements: Travel - estimated up to 20% of time