Associate Director, CME Content Reviewer

Job ID 2023-4696

Clinical/Medical/CMERemote, United States


Position at WebMD

Medscape, a division of WebMD, develops and hosts physician portals and related mobile applications that make it easier for physicians and healthcare professionals to access clinical reference sources, stay abreast of the latest clinical information, learn about new treatment options, earn continuing medical education credits and communicate with peers.

WebMD is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, color, religion, sex, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, medical condition, disability, veterans status, or any other basis protected by law.


Medscape Education is seeking a dynamic, passionate, adaptable, team-oriented individual to ensure adherence to accreditation criteria and to support the development of accredited continuing education (CME/CE) and interprofessional content published on When you think about your strengths, do these characteristics describe you? “I’m great with people.” “I love developing and reviewing educational content.” “I am a master communicator and a natural coach or leader.” If so, we want you on our team!  

By joining Medscape Education, the leading provider of accredited continuing education for clinicians, you will ensure our content development process adheres to all Joint Accreditation standards established by the Accreditation Council of Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), and the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE). The work you do will contribute to initiatives that truly make an impact on physicians, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, and other members of the health care team and thus the lives of those around you. 

 Medscape Education is committed to delivering quality, timely, innovative and engaging interprofessional and multidisciplinary continuing education to clinicians worldwide and seeks a compliance reviewer who emanates:

  • Strong work ethic
  • Passion for greatness
  • Emotional intelligence
  • Dedication to our mission


The Associate Director of Compliance is responsible for reviewing and developing CME/CE/CPD educational content within deadlines and with the highest quality. Specific tasks include, but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with content development staff, including Medical Education Directors & Program Managers, throughout program development to ensure adherence to Joint Accreditation criteria (ACCME, ACPE, AAPA, ANCC) including ACCME Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education 
  • Provide compliance review of all supported activities and materials prior to posting to ensure independence, fair balance, scientific rigor, appropriateness for target audience, and compliance with accreditation criteria and standards
  • Create CME/CE-certified activities that are self-funded by Medscape, including review, edit, and/or write brief overviews of clinical relevance of the article and posttest questions as needed
  • Remain current on accreditation criteria and standards
  • Provide training, insight and guidance to other team members on department policies and best practices
  • Maintain friendly and productive relationships through clear articulation and an effective communication style with internal and external stakeholders 
  • Continuously identify opportunities for process improvement 
  • Complete other responsibilities, as assigned


  • A self-motivated clinician with broad therapeutic experience who has excellent time management skills and loves varied assignments 
  • A leader who obtains satisfaction coaching and mentoring others to reach higher levels of performance
  • A smart communicator and good negotiator who excels at developing and fostering positive team dynamics
  • An attentive individual who obtains satisfaction in completing your work on time with minimal errors
  • A true team player who jumps in and tackles new assignments and constantly looks for ways to help the department
  • Someone who can maintain a positive attitude and high energy in a highly deadline-driven environment, and able to pivot quickly between tasks and adapt to rapidly shifting priorities
  • Enjoys leveraging technology to make your job easier


  • Clinical degree (PA, MD, RN, NP, APRN, or PharmD)
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience developing content in accordance with ACCME, ANCC ACPE, and/or Joint Accreditation continuing education requirements
  • Minimum of 8 years’ experience working as a clinician and/or in a medical education company, medical communications company, professional medical publisher, academic institution, and/or medical society or pharmaceutical company; online publishing preferred
  • Strong background in adult learning principles and curriculum design (alignment of objectives to content to assessment); CHCP credential preferred
  • Skilled in applying PhARMA, AdvaMed, FDA and OIG guidance on use of commercial support in continuing education
  • Advanced skill level in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
  • Basic skill level in Gmail, Excel and Adobe Acrobat
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently on shared networks/corporate applications (Workfront, Microsoft Teams)
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills, with the ability to efficiently work on multiple tasks simultaneously in a highly deadline-driven environment, while taking into consideration stakeholders based across multiple time zones
  • Ability to work in cross-functional internal teams 

Salary Range: $115,000-$120,000 annually