Patient Support Specialist - (Ventura County, CA/Bakersfield, CA)
Internal Number: R01061552
Patient Support Specialist
Territory: Ventura County, CA / Bakersfield, CA
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Choosing where to start and grow your career has a major impact on your professional and personal life, so it's equally important you know that the company that you choose to work at, and its leaders, will support and guide you. With a diversity of people, global locations, technologies and products, 3M is a place where you can collaborate with 96,000 other curious, creative 3Mers.
"3M is making incredible impact in communities around the globe. As the leader of 3M's global community engagement, I am incredibly proud to say that you will be working alongside 3Mers, community partners and customers who are extremely committed to making positive and equitable change." - Michael Stroik, vice president of community relations
This position provides an opportunity to transition from other private, public, government or military environments to a 3M career.
The Impact You'll Make in this Role
The Patient Support Specialist is the main point of contact on transition related sales activities. The role will focus on proactively generating sales revenue from transitions and coordinating with the Advantage Center on necessary paperwork relating to transition sales. The Patient Support Specialist will round hospital floors on a daily basis to facilitate sales and generate leads under the direction of the Regional Sales Manager. The PSS will assist with account management activities and assist customers with invoicing, credit and collections issues, as well as conduct inventory management to recover lost assets. The PSS will be an integral part of the team, work collaboratively with the surgical solutions and wound healing managers in the assigned geography. The role will be responsible for achieving strategic and financial goals from assigned customers. The role will primarily work in the hospital setting, but will also have responsibility for traveling to LTAC's (Long Term Acute Care), Wound Care Centers, and Physician Offices in order to generate sales.
As a Patient Support Specialist, you will have the opportunity to tap into your curiosity and collaborate with some of the most innovative and diverse people around the world. Here, you will make an impact by:
Driving Sales and 3M revenue by leveraging current customer relationships in assigned area.
Presenting and reinforcing 3M value proposition to differentiate 3M from competitive offerings.
Achieving financial and strategic goals from assigned customers.
Managing sales territory by selling territory plan to efficiently drive strategic goals (Transition Quotas)
Using customer education programs, tools and presentations.
Generating patient transitions and providing administrative support to sales by: developing and managing relationships with Discharge Planners, Case Managers, 3M Customer Service Reps and others involved in the VAC Therapy and other product transition process.
This position requires driving a company vehicle, which will require pre-employment and ongoing review of motor vehicle history for candidates who are offered and hired for this position.
Your Skills and Expertise
To set you up for success in this role from day one, 3M requires (at a minimum) the following qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree (completed and verified prior to start) from an accredited institution.
Current, valid Drivers License
Additional qualifications that could help you succeed even further in this role include:
Experience in Medical Device sales
Experience in asset management
Experience with business to business sales
Experience working with Discharge Planners and Case Managers
Travel: May include up to 10% domestic
Relocation Assistance: May be authorized
Additional Requirements:Certain job positions within 3M require workers to be on-site at 3M facilities and/or at third-party locations. A necessary requirement of each of these positions is that all individuals must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (subject to limited medical and religious exemptions). Fully vaccinated against COVID-19 means, two weeks have passed since completing the second dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine (e.g., Pfizer or Moderna) or two weeks after receiving a single dose of a one-dose vaccine (e.g., Johnson & Johnson/Janssen)."
Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status).
Supporting Your Well-being
3M offers many programs to help you live your best life - both physically and financially. To ensure competitive pay and benefits, 3M regularly benchmarks with other companies that are comparable in size and scope.
Resources for You
For more details on what happens before, during and after the interview process, check out the Insights for Candidates page at 3M.com/careers.
Learn more about 3M's creative solutions to the world's problems at www.3M.com or on Twitter @3M. Responsibilities of this position include that corporate policies, procedures and security standards are complied with while performing assigned duties. Our approach to flexibility is called Work Your Way, which puts employees first and drives well-being in ways that enable 3M's business and performance goals. You have flexibility in where and when work gets done. It all depends on where and when you can do your best work. Pay & Benefits Overview: https://www.3m.com/3M/en_US/careers-us/working-at-3m/benefits/ 3M is an equal opportunity employer. 3M will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
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