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Medtronic Clinical Specialist, Pain Therapies - Sioux Falls, SD in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Clinical Specialist, Pain Therapies - Sioux Falls, SD


Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States

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Post Date:

Jun 02, 2021

Careers that Change Lives

Bring your talents to an industry leader in medical technology and healthcare solutions were a market leader and growing every day. You can be proud to sell medical technologies that are rooted in our long history of mission-driven innovation. Our expanding portfolio delivers measurable clinical and economic value and opens doors. You will be empowered to shape your own career. We support your growth with the training, mentorship, and guidance you need to own your future success. Together, we can transform healthcare.

Join us for a career in sales that changes lives.

Business Description:

Our vision is to become the undisputed world leader in Neuromodulation, improving patient lives through innovative solutions. Our therapiesspan the care continuum; from early interventional procedures to implantable surgical technologies that relieve pain, restore function and improve lives for our patients.

Were committed to applying clinical and economic evidence and integrated technologies to our unmatched portfolio of therapies to develop healthcare solutions that increase patient access, improve theefficiency of procedures and deliver successful patient outcomes.​

The Pain Therapies division offers solutions from early interventional procedures to implantable surgical technologies that treat chronic pain as well as pain from spinal fractures, cancer, and severe spasticity.​

Our key Pain Therapies include: Spinal Cord Stimulation, Drug infusion systems for chronic pain, severe spasticity, RF Nerve Ablation.

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A Day in the Life:

At Medtronic, the Clinical Specialist, supports the Neuromodulation Pain and Target Drug Delivery Therapies in the areas of surgical coverage, follow-up support, troubleshooting, customer service and education. This person will be engaged in basic market development activities depending upon the needs of the assigned territory and district.

This is a field based role.

Responsibilities may include the following and other duties may be assigned:

Represents Medtronic during surgical procedures (trials, implants, revisions) by ensuring access to all necessary equipment and products requiredfor the case, device selection, programming, implantation and testing of all device systems

Manages patients through all phases of the clinical process as well as educate them on the features and benefits of Medtronic products

Provides clinical support in surgeries, re-programmings, trouble-shooting and follow ups in hospitals and clinics

Responds promptly and appropriately to technical inquiries by customers, patients, and colleagues

Maintains a working knowledge of competitive products

Educates and trains physicians, hospital personnel and office staff on technical matters relating to our products and therapies - this is achievedbycoordinating: one on one teaching sessions, formal in-service education programs, seminars and/oroutside symposia

Assists Management and Sales Training department in education/training of new employees in the district

Complies with required event reporting and documentation utilizing Medtronic technology tools

Accountable to place an order with customer service for pending purchase orders and product replacement and is responsible for working with materials management to collect POs for cases covered within the territory/district

Responsible for managing inventory provided for case coverage, Including: timely transactions when product is used, sold or transferred, maintaining a required level of cycle count accuracy, executing product retrievals as instructed, turning overinventory in areasonable time frame, not implanting expired product or product that is on hold

Contributes to the achievement of quarterly goals associated with specific initiatives at the district, regional and/or national level

Partners with sales representatives to achieve business goals set forth within the territory/district and documents quarterly activities utilizing provided business tool(s)

Visits accounts to replenish literature and establishes/maintains relationships with office staff

Mentors Associate Clinical Specialists

Ability to effectively use a mobile phone, IPAD and PC

Ability to manage personal expenses and budget effectively

Ensures personal understanding of all quality policy/system items that are personally applicable

Follows all work/quality procedures to ensure quality system compliance and high quality work

We seek out and hire a diverse workforce at every level: We need fresh ideas and inclusive insights tocontinue to be an innovative industry leaderthats why we make it a point to seek out, attract and developemployees who are patient-centric, passionate, and who represent the same wide variety of life experiences asour patients.

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Must Have: Minimum Requirements

To be considered for this role, please ensure theseminimum requirements are evident on your resume.

  • A High School Diploma or GED with a minimum 6 years ofclinical or medical sales experience; or

  • An Associates Degreewith a minimum 4 years ofclinical or medical sales experience; or

  • A Bachelors degree with a minimum of 2 years ofclinical or medical sales experience.

Nice to Have

  • Bachelors degree in a health care related field

  • Masters degree

  • Registered nurse or HCP with experience in a sterile environment

  • Clinical experience with implantable neurological products and patient care

  • Experience in servicing medical personnel on product use

  • Experience with a medical device company or pharmaceutical company, and clinical experience in a specialty area: neurology, neurosurgery, orthopedic,operating room, pain management, or home health care

  • Understands basic reimbursement and healthcare environment

  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to work under pressure

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

Required to function using healthcare universal precautions to minimize exposure to infectious disease and radiation

Ablity to serve as the primary resource for scheduled and unscheduled clinical events,periodically required to work weekends,evenings and nights and may be required to engage in overnight travel within own district or neighboring districts

Ability to work efficiently and autonomously with little direction when outside of clinical events

Ability to attend national meetings, district meetings and other training as requested

Ability to wear a 7-9 lbs protective lead apron for extended periods of time in the operating room

Ability to lift up to 40 lbs

Ability to sitting, standing, and/or walking for 8+ hours per day

Ability to bend/stoop, squat and balance frequently

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus in relation to travel and operating a personal computer.

**Must have a valid drivers license and active vehicle insurance policy. In addition, your driving record will be reviewed and will be considered as part of your application.

It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.