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American Heart Association Technical Writer/Editor in Dallas, Texas


Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every day?

Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.

This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.


The American Heart Association has an excellent opportunity for a Technical Writer/Editor in our Quality Systems Improvement department based out of our National Center office located in Dallas, TX!

You will be responsible for overseeing the development of Post-Acute Care program and for standardizing care and treatment of patients who suffer a stroke and need rehabilitation. This is a full time, benefits eligible grant funded position.

Please Note: This is a full time, benefits eligible position. This position is Grant Funded through March 31, 2020

  • Develop and document process for writing standards of care for Post-Acute Stroke Certification.

  • Develop processes and workflows in establishment of project/grant needs and deliverables.

  • Create boilerplate templates for certification manuals, program requirements, and policies.

  • Compile, organize, and standardize program requirements and policies for AHA Post-Acute Care Certification.

  • Develop content to support communication of the availability and benefits of AHA’s new Post-Acute Care Certification standards through various means, including but not limited to AHA’s website and white papers.


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent work experience

  • Three (3) years of technical writing experience

  • Two (2) years of experience in healthcare or in a public health-related organization: clinical, quality improvement, program development and systems improvement

  • Basic knowledge and skill with Microsoft Office used for word processing, email, presentations, and spreadsheets

At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.

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Requisition ID 2019-4813

Job Family Group Health Strategies & Programs

Job Category Information Technologies

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