Associate, Performance Measurement

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is looking for an experienced Associate, Performance Measurement for its Clinical Policy department. ACP, a national organization of internists with headquarters in Philadelphia, is the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States with more than 163,000 members worldwide.  

The Associate will oversee projects related to performance measurement, including the review of performance measures relevant to the practice of internal medicine, the development and dissemination of policy papers related to performance measurement, and the College's activities in the arena of performance measurement. Primary responsibilities will include:
  • Identifying, reviewing, evaluating, and critiquing performance measures that are developed by external organizations
  • Providing staff support to the Performance Measure Committee (PMC) in carrying out its charge to lead, formulate, and oversee the development and dissemination of policies related to performance measurement
  • Supporting activities/relationships between the PMC and other clinical policy committees and College committees
  • Keeping current on external performance measurement activity, and updating the clinical policy leadership and PMC as needed
  • Planning, writing, and editing papers on performance measures
  • Serving as liaison and representative of the ACP to external organizations/institutions as needed

Qualified applicants must possess a Master's degree, clinical degree (RN, NP, or PA), or PhD in a relevant field, in addition to at least three years of work experience in performance measurement, quality improvement, or health services research. Experience with an emphasis on the development, evaluation, and outcome measurement related to performance measures and other quality initiatives is highly desired. Excellent writing skills are required, with a record of published articles in peer-reviewed journals. Understanding of health information technology, particularly electronic health record systems, is strongly preferred, along with experience in facilitating committee or large work group meetings.

ACP offers a competitive salary, superior benefits and a supportive work environment.  Find out more about ACP at: . Interested candidates should apply online: .

ACP is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate against any of the following classes: veterans, any disability, national origin, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity.

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