The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) is seeking an experienced, dynamic, results-driven individual for the position of Director of Health Policy and Regulatory Affairs. A leadership position reporting to the Chief Executive Office, the Director collaborates with the CEO to strategize and lead efforts related to health policies and regulatory affairs.
Monitor federal and state legislation and regulatory trends affecting health care policy, health system reform and nuclear medicine and molecular imaging, recommending appropriate strategies and actions.
Maintain liaison with staff of key Congressional committees, Congressmen and regulatory bodies, particularly those influential on the committees with jurisdiction over above issues, recommending appropriate strategies and actions.
Prepare position papers, Congressional statements, letters on pending issues and responses to proposed rules for use by members.
Represent the views of SNMMI at meetings with key governmental leaders.
Advocate positions and interests of SNMMI.
Manage the activities and programs related to coding and reimbursement.
Minimum of 5 five years work experience in government relations, health policy, law or related field.
Extensive knowledge and background in healthcare policy with the ability to understand and provide analysis on complex issues.
Experience working with congressional committees and federal agencies, with emphasis on healthcare.
Excellent oral and written communication skills, proven interpersonal and team skills, and the ability to work productively and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders.
Strong leadership and management skills.
Bachelor's degree required, related graduate degree (master's) preferred.
Minimum 8-10 years of work experience in a professional medical organization or association and/or health care organization.
The Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI), headquartered in Reston, VA, is a nonprofit scientific and professional organization that promotes the science, technology and practical application of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging. SNMMI strives to be a leader in unifying, advancing and optimizing molecular imaging, with an ultimate goal of improving human health. With 17,000 members worldwide, SNMMI represents nuclear and molecular imaging professionals, all of whom are committed to the advancement of the field.