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Modern Healthcare is the industry’s essential source for news, information and events. Our loyal readership comes to us for the most in-depth, thoughtful and enterprising coverage of healthcare policy and business. We rely on our staff to have their ears to the ground and be invested and curious about one of the most fascinating and all-encompassing economic sectors in the nation. As such, we empower our reporters and editors to create enterprising and impactful work for an audience that considers our content “must-read.”
This editor will work with news reporters, editors, web producers and interns to enterprise feature, long-form and investigative reporting. S/he will work closely with a group of 13 reporters across the country. The editor will assign reporters features and special projects that could have a turnaround time of between 2 days to three or four months. S/he will work with reporters to uncover trends, best practices and/or challenges in the healthcare industry and healthcare policy space. The editor, working alongside the reporter will build ideas together and challenge preconceived notions. The editor will also work closely with the arts department to properly package stories with commissioned or acquired photos, graphics and charts. Our director of data will also be available to provide relevant data to enrich feature stories and spark investigative endeavors.
The right candidate will have a good sense of audience relevancy, timeliness, story structure, narrative form and pacing. S/he will also be a strong and organized line editor who can keep up with the pace of an ever-changing industry that depends on Modern Healthcare to give them the latest and most relevant news. S/he will have have a strong drive to compete and win and be able to work under pressure and tight deadlines.
Modern Healthcare is the industry’s leading source of healthcare business and policy news, research and information. We report on important healthcare events and trends, as they happen, through our weekly print magazine, websites, e-newsletters, mobile products and events. Our readers use that information to make informed business decisions and lead their organizations to success. It’s for this reason that Modern Healthcare magazine is ranked No. 1 in readership among healthcare executives.
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Crain Communications offers a competitive salary, a generous benefits package, profit sharing, and a friendly work environment. This is a great time to join our organization -- a profitable, well established publishing leader.
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