This is a part-time telecommute position requiring approximately 25 hours of work per week.
The Risk Management Medical Writer researches, develops, writes and edits risk management publications and materials. Provides support in the planning of risk management educational materials and presentations aimed at reducing loss exposure. Will develop written articles and materials for MICA’s various Risk programs, publications and services as assigned. Responsibilities include:
Work as author and editor of MICA publications (online and paper) lending a common voice to the publications; researches, develops, writes and edits risk management articles, courses, and resources
Produce articles, reports and hot topics on issues trending in the medical professional liability and patient safety arena
Ability to convey information in an easy to read style
Understand the power of social media by using relevant written content showcasing MICA’s leadership in the medical professional liability industry
Gain knowledge and awareness of MICA’s target audience (physicians, advanced health professionals, medical students and residents)
Collaborates with Risk Management Consultants, as needed, for policyholder inquiries and to research and develop articles and enduring materials
Communicates effectively with managerial and non-managerial staff
Bachelor’s degree in Journalism or English with three years’ experience in a professional writing/publication capacity, Master’s degree preferred
Need to possess strong research proficiency skills for researching industry related topics
Have prior experience as a published author in written or online trade journals, online blogging, news reporting or other media
Have prior experience in the medical/nursing, legal and/or insurance industry
Possess excellent written communication skills along with exceptional grammar, spelling, editing, etc.
Possess interviewing skills as part of research skillset
Have prior experience using webinar and online meeting tools such as Zoom, WebX, etc.
Current knowledge of healthcare industry and applicable rules and regulations.
Self-directed with good organizational and project management skills.
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MICA has been a leader in the industry for over forty years. We specialize in medical professional liability insurance – that’s all we do. Many insurance companies offer several different types of insurance. MICA is different. Many insurance companies are owned and directed by stockholders. As a mutual insurance company, MICA is owned by its members, who are eligible for dividends when they are declared. MICA is very stable financially, and we have maintained an “A” (Excellent) rating by AM Best Company for over 20 years.