Drugs Medical Editor at Healthgrades

Remote | Full-time

Drugs Medical Editor – Healthgrades


Our goal is to listen, engage, and activate voices across Red Ventures to ensure that all identity groups and perspectives are represented in our work. Our aspiration is to have diverse teams at every level of the company, and we seek candidates who bring unique personal experiences, curiosity and an eagerness to embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion.


Healthgrades is the largest digital marketplace in the US for consumers to choose and connect with the right healthcare professional for their specific needs. Our health content helps people research symptoms, conditions, and procedures, decide when to seek care, and prepare to have a productive appointment that will lead to positive health outcomes. We’re looking for a talented and dynamic Medical Editor to join our fast growing Consumer Drugs Information editorial team and help us create and maintain superior consumer-facing articles on prescription and over-the-counter medications.

What You’ll Do

  • Perform comprehensive editing of original content written by pharmacists
  • Revise, optimize, and update existing drug information articles
  • Work with the in-house team of editorial and SEO professionals to build article outlines
  • Translate complex pharmaceutical text into language accessible to consumers while adhering to our high editorial standards
  • Work closely with freelance pharmacist writers and medical reviewers, carefully reviewing and incorporating comments and revisions
  • Develop questions for medical reviewers to ensure accuracy and accessibility of content
  • Manage workflow for assigned articles through writing, medical review, and copy edit stages to ensure adherence to deadlines
  • Brainstorm ways to improve drug articles and make them even more useful for readers
  • Track issues that arise and discuss with team members to address and resolve
  • Participate in team meetings to develop content goals and strategy

What We’re Looking For

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • At least 3 years relevant professional experience as a medical editor working on consumer content, preferably in digital patient education or for a consumer health website
  • Exceptional analytical, research, writing, and editing skills
  • Creativity and a passion for editing, with strong organizational skills and excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to read and interpret research studies and drug PIs
  • Familiarity with SEO concepts and best practices
  • Experience working with medical writers and clinician writers and reviewers in an editorial capacity
  • Experience working with freelancers
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Excel, as well as cloud-based workflow programs
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven department

What You’ll Do

  • Identify data needs of customers and determine appropriate methods for researching and collecting data
  • Conduct research and analysis in support of customers’ needs, and confirm results
  • Validate quality and integrity of new and existing data sources
  • Review and document data analysis methodology
  • Document and communicate findings and insights to internal partners and/or clients
  • Assist in the development of recommendations, communications, and process improvements based on findings and insights
  • Conduct quality assurance for Data Analysts to ensure accuracy and validity of research and analysis
  • Serve as an expert resource on data and help coordinate analysis across the business unit

What We’re Looking For

  • 3+ years of experience in data analytics
  • Experience with Snowflake, Salesforce, and SQL is required
  • Ability to assess and address data quality concerns
  • Client-facing experience, or the ability to communicate and translate data findings into actionable recommendations and process improvements
  • Strong communication skills, both with technical and non-technical audiences
  • Healthcare industry experience is highly desirable
  • Ability to coach and advise team members on analytics best practices
  • Ability to set priorities and manage time to complete tasks and meet deadlines
  • Bonus: Python, Tableau, BI Visualization tools, web analytics/clickstream data experience
  • Expert ability to tell stories with data, educate and motivate stakeholders to act on recommendations
  • Inquisitive and consultative mindset, rather than reacting to circumstances
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and end-to-end quantitative thinking
  • Ability to translate data findings into actionable recommendations and process improvements

Pursuant to the Colorado Equal Pay Act, below is a summary of compensation elements for this role at the company if based in Colorado. The following benefits are provided by Red Ventures, subject to eligibility requirements.

  • Starting Salary: $55,000 – $75,000*
    *Note actual salary is based on geographic location, qualifications and experience
  • Health Insurance Coverage (medical, dental, and vision)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • 401(k) with match
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Paid Parental Bonding Benefit Program

Who We Are

Over the last twenty years, Red Ventures has built a portfolio of influential brands, digital platforms, and strategic partnerships that work together to connect millions of people with expert advice. Through premium content and personalized digital experiences, Red Ventures builds online journeys that make it easier for people to make important decisions about their homes, health, travel, finances, education and entertainment. Founded in 2000, Red Ventures has 3,000 employees in 10 cities across the US, as well as in the UK and Brazil. Red Ventures owns and operates several large digital brands including Healthline, The Points Guy, Bankrate, MYMOVE, and Allconnect.com.

For more information, visit https://redventures.com and follow @RedVentures on social platforms.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits program for full-time employees, including medical, dental and vision coverage, paid time off, life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, 401(k) plan and a paid parental leave program.

Red Ventures is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or any other basis protected by law. Employment at Red Ventures is based solely on a person’s merit and qualifications.

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