1+ months

Clinical Specialist, Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) - Sioux Falls, SD

Sioux Falls, SD 57117
Clinical Specialist, Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) - Sioux Falls, SD


Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States

Requisition #:


Post Date:

Jul 16, 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 therapies span 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 the efficiency of procedures and deliver successful patient outcomes.

WhatisDBS? A Deep Brain Stimulation device sends electrical signals within the brain that can help reduce symptoms of certain disorders or disease.

Our key DBS Therapies treat (click on each link to learn more about our products):

Dystonia (https://www.medtronic.com/us-en/patients/treatments-therapies/deep-brain-stimulation-dystonia.html)


Essential Tremor (https://www.medtronic.com/us-en/patients/treatments-therapies/deep-brain-stimulation-essential-tremor.html)

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)

Parkinsons Disease (https://www.medtronic.com/us-en/patients/treatments-therapies/deep-brain-stimulation-parkinsons-disease.html)

**A Day in the Life:**

At Medtronic, theClinical Specialist supports the Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Therapy group in the areas of surgical coverage, follow-up, support, troubleshooting, customer service and education within a territory. In certain instances this person may be engaged in basic market development activities depending upon the needs of the assigned territory.

This is a **field based** role.

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

+ Represents Medtronic DBS during surgeries and implants by providing all necessary equipment and products required for the implant, demonstrates expertise in all aspects of implant, follow-up support and troubleshooting techniques (such as proper device selection, appropriate programming, correct implantation and testing of all device systems)

+ Maintains current knowledge about assigned products and services as well as competitive products

+ For new and existing accounts, this position is able to proactively identify needs and teach a broader level of caregivers and account employees

+ This position educates and trains physicians, hospital personnel and office staff on technical matters relating to our products and therapies

+ This is achieved by coordinating: one on one sessions, in service education programs, seminars and/or outside symposiums

+ Assists district manager and in-house training department in education/training of new employees in the district (therapy consultants, clinical specialists, field clinical engineers, etc.)

+ Provides sales support during or following cases such as completing the necessary documentation (for example: implant registration, temporary id cards, packing list) and is able to execute invoices in a variety of different situations

+ This position is able to place an order with customer service for pending purchase orders and product replacement

+ Maintains open and effective communication with all district personnel, customers and other Medtronic employees

+ Contributes to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects at the regional and/or national level

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

+ Follow all work/quality procedures to ensure quality system compliance and high quality work

+ Performs other related activities, as assigned

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

To learn more about Inclusion Diversity at MedtronicClick Here (https://www.medtronic.com/us-en/about/careers/diversity-inclusion.html)

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

_To be considered for this role, please ensure the minimum requirements are evident on your resume._

+ High School Diploma or GED AND a minimum of 6years of clinical or medical sales experience; or

+ Associate Degree with a minimum 4years of clinical or medical sales experience; or

+ A Bachelors degree with a minimum of 2years of clinical 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 patientcare

+ 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**

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America).

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

+ Ability 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 lbsprotective lead apron for extended periods of time in theoperating 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.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this position, but they are not an exhaustive list of all the required responsibilities and skills of this position.
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.


Posted: 2021-05-27 Expires: 2021-08-27

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