Medical Copywriter Job Description

A medical copywriter is an individual who writes advertising or promotional copy that is geared towards healthcare professionals.

Medical copywriters need to have a good understanding of medical terminology, both in and out of context, in order to write content that is accurate and understandable.

The medical copywriter also needs to understand medical terminology in order to know what terminology is appropriate to use and what should be left out.

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a Medical Copywriter who can help us create engaging and compelling copy for our medical website. The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of the medical industry and be able to translate complex medical jargon into easily understandable language. If you have a passion for writing and helping others, then this is the perfect role for you!

Medical Copywriter Duties:

  • Research, draft, and edit white papers, case studies, and other documents pertaining to a variety of health care topics
  • Write news articles, newsletters, and promotional materials
  • Research and update courses and trainings
  • Decide what information is required and format accordingly
  • Optimize content
  • Research, analyze, and summarize statistics
  • Manage and track all activities and deadlines
  • Cash flow projections, etc.

Medical Copywriter Responsibilities:

  • Develop creative content that promotes medical practices and procedures
  • Write and edit content, including brochures, websites, articles, newsletters, blog posts, videos, and scripts for media interviews
  • Design graphics for printed materials and online ads
  • Maintain familiarity with medical terminology and hospital regulations
  • Develop marketing strategies and tactics
  • Produce content that targets specific audiences, including physicians, patients, and referring medical professionals
  • Document and analyze results from marketing efforts
  • Train and coach others on producing creative content

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English or journalism
  • 2+ years experience in medical writing
  • Proven experience with medical terms, anatomy and physiology
  • Ability to write clear, concise, and informative reports, articles, and documentation
  • Ability to edit and proof work

At Company Name, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe in building a diverse and inclusive team, and encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages. We are also committed to supporting veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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