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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Senior Physician Relations Liaison in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

TheSenior Physician Relations Liaisonwill analyze referral patterns and optimize targeting of community physicians for in-person outreach. This position will work closely with Finance, Strategy & Innovation, and multiple MSK Services to optimize presentation of MSK services, and to develop robust relationships with potential referring physicians. There will be a significant field component, through visiting physician offices, gathering information, and implementation of other marketing efforts to make MSK's physicians more visible to community doctors, and ultimately enhancing referral relationships to drive demand for MSK services. The Senior Physician Relations Liaison will also provide guidance and leadership for junior Physician Liaisons.

You will:

  • Identify potential opportunities for informal partnerships between community physicians and MSK physicians(survivorship initiatives, pre-surgical testing not available at regional site, etc)

  • Cultivate relationships with referring physicians that lead to personal introductions to physicians in his/her network

  • Anticipate physicians needs ahead of in-person visit and be equipped with information and appropriate messaging(based on previous experiences, conversations, size and location of practice, referral patterns, etc)

  • Build awareness of MSK locations, programs, clinical trials, and treatment advances with a specific emphasis on surgery

  • Analyze field intelligence and contribute to business insight through meaningful conversations with community providers to determine what changes to MSK practice would drive improved relationships

  • Communicate impact of liaison initiatives on an ongoing basis to key audiences

  • Use independent judgment to identify and coordinate meetings between key referring physicians and MSK physician (office visits, CME dinners, grand rounds, etc.) that will result in the greatest impact for MSK

  • Persuasively influence referral decisions by highlighting MSK’s key differentiation points vis a vis competitive treatment centers

  • Develop innovative, strategic targeting strategies through analysis and interpretation of internal referral, demographic, and market research data to identify key opportunities for increased patient growth

  • Display independent judgment by developing a physician outreach strategy that aligns with institutional priorities

  • Optimize work processes to track, measure, and assess liaison program impact

  • Develop content for innovative, impactful collateral materials such as service line brochures, insurance updates, and educational materials to support outreach effectiveness

  • Counsel junior liaison staff on proven effective communication strategies

You need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Marketing, or a related field with 4-7 years of clinical, sales, and/or marketing experience (healthcare field sales experience required).#LI-POST

*Territories include:

  • Manhattan

  • Westchester County, NY and Southern Connecticut, and the Bronx.


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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Requisition ID2019-35724

CategoryProfessional - Communications and Marketing