Manages APTA's Physical Therapy Outcomes Registry (registry). Responsible for the daily operations, business affairs, communications, and recruitment plans for the registry within APTA’s Professional Affairs Unit. Builds and maintains strategic alliances and provides strategic direction to ensure the registry’s success. Works collaboratively with registry contractors, APTA leadership, APTA staff, and external stakeholders, to build and maintain the registry. Collaborates with staff across the organization to implement and integrate the registry into overarching association priorities and initiatives, including but not limited to departments of practice, research, education, public relations and government affairs.
Collaborates and communicates with APTA staff to ensure success of registry.
Recruits and retains registry participants (users, business associates and partners).
Oversees work of registry vendor related to contractual obligations.
Manages relationships and processes with external stakeholders including electronic health records vendors, APTA sections, and other professional organizations
Assists with portions of the strategic plan activities related to the registry.
Develops and oversees data management and research aspects of the registry.
Provides financial stewardship and budget oversight of this program within the Public Affairs Unit.
Advanced academic degree or certifications in outcomes registry related fields preferred
3-5 years of related experience in data management, research, quality programs or scientific programs
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated competency in management
Expertise in research, data collection and analysis
Knowledge and experience with clinical data registries required
Strong presentation/public speaking and professional writing skills
Ability to represent Association and present to a variety of external audiences and stakeholders.
Ability to be mobile.
Ability to travel up to 10% of the time.
About American Physical Therapy Association
Do you want to contribute to an organization dedicated to improving societal health? Would you like to collaborate with colleagues who are passionate about making a difference? Are you excited to work in a new state-of-the-art building designed to encourage movement, participation, and employee health?
Then you want to work for APTA!
APTA is the trusted leader for the physical therapy profession, representing more than 100,000 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants, and physical therapy students. Our approximately 160 employees support the association’s mission to build a community that advances the profession of physical therapy to improve the health of society.
Located in Alexandria, Virginia, APTA has outstanding employee benefits, including flexible work schedules, generous retirement contributions, and travel subsidies for employees who choose public and active transportation.
In 2021, our association celebrates its centennial year and we’re opening our new headquarters at 3030 Potomac Avenue at the south end of National Landing. APTA Centennial Center will be directly across the street from the new Potomac Yard Metrorail station set to open in 2022. It...’s within walking distance of multiple restaurants and stores, and it offers immediate access to local bike trails.
Among its amenities, APTA Centennial Center includes a well-lit workspace, fitness room, and rooftop terrace overlooking the Washington Sailing Marina, with views of Washington, D.C.
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