Medical Science Liaison - Chicago- Illinois and Iowa

  • Otsuka
  • Chicago, IL, USA
  • Oct 25, 2017
Science

Job Description


Responsibilities:

Our Medical Science Liaison's responsibilities includes:
  • To be a credible source of evidence based information that demonstrates the value of Otsuka products from the clinical, economic and humanistic standpoint and works in partnership with providers, payers and other key stakeholders to apply practical real-world solutions to improve patient outcomes.
  • Insights: collect and submit field medical insights that drive decision making and prioritization of evidence generation efforts and healthcare solutions
  • Solutions: identify opportunities for solutions within territory that improve patient outcomes; deploy and apply solutions through direct customer interactions
  • Healthcare Systems & Trends: maintain a comprehensive knowledge of territory, the interconnectivity of the key decision makers within and the challenges faced in providing and delivering optimal patient care
  • Economic Value: communicate and deliver pharmacoeconomic data (including quality, cost and patient outcomes) that address payer and provider needs and priorities; including implementing practice decision support and care management tools that positively impact the delivery of patient care
  • Compliance: conduct all interactions with healthcare professionals, payers and other stakeholders in accordance with all applicable Otsuka policies and procedures



Qualifications:


  • Experience in the Nephrology therapeutic area
  • Advanced degree in Pharmacy, Medicine, Biological Sciences, Health Services Research or Public Health, (Pharm.D., M.D., Ph.D. or D.Ph.) is required
  • Must have an understanding of the interconnectivity of health systems, overall delivery of patient care and how to solution with the overall goal of improved patient outcomes
  • Must be an expert on current literature, therapeutic issues, process of care and the competitive landscape related to therapeutic area
  • Willingness to travel (60-80% travel time) within assigned territory (N IL/IA)

Our Mission: Otsuka-people creating new products for better health worldwide

Welcome to Otsuka
These are exciting times for all of us at Otsuka in the U.S. We not only have a rich portfolio of products making real differences in areas of unmet medical need, but we also have many investigational products at various stages of development. Our work in digital medicine promises to pioneer a new behavioral healthcare paradigm, and our commitment to patients persists in our transformative support programs.

Otsuka-People
Turning vision into reality requires passion, leadership, dedication, diversity of thought, collaboration, and perseverance. Otsuka-people have these qualities in abundance, and we support them by providing a dynamic work environment that encourages them to explore ideas, seize opportunities, and grow in meaningful ways. Our passionate leadership and unique culture, combined with access to continuing education, a unique workspace, and top-of-the-line 401(k) retirement savings plans with matching contributions, among other benefits, make Otsuka a truly different place to learn and grow.

For more information, visit www.otsuka-us.com.

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