writer - Health Education & Content Services - Remote 🔥
Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is the nation's best hospital (U.S. News & World Report, 2022-2023) and ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. We have a vast array of opportunities ranging from Nursing, Clinical, to Finance, IT, Administrative, Research and Support Services to name a few. Across all locations, you’ll find career opportunities that support diversity, equity and inclusion. At Mayo Clinic, we invest in you with opportunities for growth and development and our benefits and compensation package are highly competitive. We invite you to be a part of our team where you’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, mutual respect, and most importantly, a life-changing career!
Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits. Eligibility may vary.
This position will support creation of Mayo Clinic Patient Education Library resources and/or the creation and maintenance of Mayo Clinic Health Information Library content. Expertise writing for patient or consumer audiences strongly preferred. Expertise in plain language and health literacy strongly preferred.
This position researches, creates, edits and revises information to produce trusted, evidence-based content in text, voice and multimedia formats, in multiple languages to be delivered through digital and print channels to meet business objectives by empowering target audiences to take action. Responsible for completing a mix of new and updated content assignments. Adheres to established content standards, policies, processes and workflows. May produce content in a variety of formats, channels, products and programs. Manages time to produce quality work on or prior to deadline. Ability to work independently and effectively in an agile environment that expects and promotes teamwork. Performs other duties as needed.
Bachelor's degree in journalism, mass communications or related field.
Ability to analyze and synthesize evidence-based literature, and elicit subject matter expert (SME) knowledge to produce health education for a target audience(s). Hands-on experience with authoring tools and technologies in a structured authoring environment. Knowledge of or experience with mobile best practices, structured content and principles of plain language. Background in health or science related information or subject matter expertise in health. Knowledge of or experience with using team-collaboration tools (e.g., Trello, Mural). Demonstrated ability to successfully adapt to change and a culture of innovation.
Experience working with medical experts and using reliable research materials to develop content strongly preferred.
$32.11 - $48.16 / hour
Hours / Pay period
Availability to attend meetings M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. CST. This position is 100% remote; can work from anywhere in the U.S.
No weekends required.
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.