Provide substantial project management assistance to the Director of Regulatory Affairs with oversight of coding, reimbursement, and regulatory policy issues, including developing and reviewing CPT code applications, preparing RUC surveys and meeting materials, and reviewing and developing comments to regulatory agencies. After initial training period, this position will assume primary management of at least one of these project areas.
Serve as primary staff contact for all member coding inquiries.
Assist, Oversee project management of Common Coding Scenarios for Spine Care, including working with internal staff and the Coding Committee.
Serve as primary administrative staff for the Coding Committee and Health Policy Council.
Assist with preparing recommendations/reports for the Board, Councils and committees, publications and other documents reflecting background, policy positions, etc., translating complex concepts into easily understood documents. Participates in promotion of activities of the society through development of web site/publication content and promotion of programs/products.
Provide administrative support to Associate Executive Director of Health Policy as needed.
Provide administrative support to NASS’ Evidence-Analysis and Research activities and Coverage/Payor Policy Review Committees as needed.
Assist Director of Regulatory Affairs in arranging meetings with internal and external groups and also assist the division in improving communication/collaboration with other societies
Bachelor’s degree in Science, Health Policy or related field preferred
Candidate should have 1-2 years of experience in either an association or health care setting.
Strong communication skills for developing and maintaining internal and external business relationships.
Excellent organizational and planning skills to manage multiple projects in a deadline-oriented environment and ability to adapt to changing priorities.
Understanding of and experience with the health care system and CPT coding terminology preferred.
Ability to learn and apply new concepts quickly.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office and 365 as well as videoconferencing programs. Experience with CRM software a plus.
About North American Spine Society
The North American Spine Society is a multidisciplinary, professional medical organization dedicated to fostering the highest quality, evidenced-based and ethical spine care by promoting education, research and advocacy. NASS is comprised of more than 8,000 members from a variety of spine-related specialties. NASS currently has more than 50 staff headquartered in our beautiful state-of- the-art headquarters, the Specialty Education and Research Center (SERC) in Burr Ridge, IL. We offer competitive salaries, exceptional benefits and a positive work environment.
For more information about NASS, visit www.spine.org