Clinical Specialist MitraClip - South Carolina

Abbott Laboratories - Greenville, SC (30+ days ago)4.1

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world - in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals - that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Primary Job Function:
Provide clinical education and sales support through education of current and potential customers, and procedure coverage with a defined region. Train

interventional cardiologists, catheter lab staff and ancillary personnel on the use of Structural Heart products and provide technical support to physicians during procedures. Communicate product, clinical and market data to

appropriate personnel and support the company’s efforts to develop and

implement product marketing strategies.

Core Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.

  • Collaborate with Account Managers to provide good case coverage and clinical outcomes for patients.
  • Serve as primary resource for clinical support in the areas of surgical
coverage, troubleshooting and inservice education for company products.

  • Educate customer on the merits and proper clinical usage of company
products. Inform customers of the latest product, therapy and technology

developments in the industry. Actively engage in clinical, procedural and technical discussions and link data outcome to key messaging.

  • Meet with existing and potential clients (health care providers) to identify their clinical needs, goals and constraints related to patient care and provide
creative and feasible solutions.

Position Accountability / Scope:
This position requires a strong clinical orientation with the ability to influence a

variety of clinician personality types.

Minimum Education:
BS/BA or equivalent experience required. Degree in life sciences or medical

training (RN, EMT, Perfusion,etc.) preferred.

Minimum Experience / Training Required:
2-5 years of related work experience required, medical industry preferred. Strong

clinical orientation, experience with products for use in interventional

cardiology and cardiac surgery, familiarity with echo cardiology and other indirect imaging, also strongly preferred.