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Post your freelance medical writing jobs on Upwork and hire talented medical writers to manage your medical transcription or document translation project, write medical journal or magazine articles, or to manage your health blog or website. These freelancers can assist you with medical research reports, academic essays, or journal articles, or they can upload and update your online health store products. They can also write medical news articles or research articles and reports on any topic—from public health and hospitals to pregnancy tips, fitness and exercise, or first aid instructions.

Medical writing refers to the task of creating scientific documents that accurately describe medical research results, medication use and procedures, or other medical information. On Upwork, the world’s largest online workplace, you will find experienced medical writers, doctors and nurses, medical students or medical assistants who can write detailed articles, public health reports or blog posts about technical medical topics.

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Medical Writing Job Cost Overview

Typical total cost of Upwork Medical Writing projects based on completed and fixed-price jobs.

Upwork Medical Writing Jobs Completed Quarterly

On average, 315 Medical Writing projects are completed every quarter on Upwork.

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Average Medical Writing Freelancer Feedback Score

Medical Writing Upwork freelancers typically receive a client rating of 4.70.

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  1. Lauren B.

    Lauren B.

    Writer/Editor/Attorney: Law| Business | Creative| Academic | etc.

    United States - Last active: 9 days ago - Tests: 12

    For more than 15 years, I have been a writer and editor in many different capacities, from writing white papers on healthcare policy, to founding and editing a literary journal, to editing theses and dissertations for graduate students, to crafting and revising resumes. I am also an attorney, with very strong legal research and writing skills in many areas of the law. Much of my professional experience has been in healthcare policy and law, and I have an excellent grasp of medical terminology and am familiar with a broad range of health topics and issues. In addition, I write literary fiction that has been published widely. My collection of short fiction was published in June of 2014. If it's not listed, I might know it. If I don't know it, I'd love to learn it. I look forward to working with you. (Please note that my fees for legal work are higher than my posted hourly rate, which is my fee for general writing and editing.)

    $35.00 /hr
    24 hours
    4.97
  2. Dominic Velasco

    Dominic Velasco

    Raising the bar in quality healthcare information

    Philippines - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 3

    I am the go-to guy for employers in need of high quality health care information. My work has been published by companies that help them sell their products and services. My accomplishments and functions include the publication of medical articles and medical research; preparation of lectures with slide presentations; performing statistical analyses; formulation of USMLE questions based on NBME standards; and on-line medical consultations. Client satisfaction is my goal and I guarantee exceptional work. No remunerations will be accepted from unsatisfied employers.

    $44.00 /hr
    262 hours
    5.00
  3. Sadeem Lodhi

    Sadeem Lodhi

    MBBS (MD), Medical writing, Referencing, Editing

    Pakistan - Last active: 9 days ago

    I am a freelance article writer, with a particular expertise in the field of biological sciences. I have several years experience in medical sciences and research. The beauty of being a science writer is that I never know what subject I am going to be working on my next project. I have had the privilege to learn and write about a wide range of areas.

    $34.00 /hr
    18 hours
    4.80
  4. Theekshana A.

    Theekshana A.

    Medical doctor/ Medical content writer/ Researcher

    Sri Lanka - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 8

    I am a medical doctor and a skilled & experienced medical content writer. Content writing needs talent and language skills. But medical writing needs more. It needs a sound knowledge in medicine, medical terminology and clinical experience. That is where I stand out from the crowd. I have a thorough knowledge of advanced western medicine, both theoretical and in clinical context, which makes me a professional medical writer. Rest assured: your blog, article, research paper, newsletter or ebook is in good hands.

    $25.00 /hr
    203 hours
    5.00
  5. Deborah C.

    Deborah C.

    Insider healthcare writer, PR expert

    United States - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 10 - Portfolio: 11

    As a former Vice President of Public Relations and Marketing at a mid-size community hospital in New England, I have extensive experience writing all manner of materials and content for physicians, hospitals, and clinical service lines ranging from women's health to gastroenterology. I write niche content for revenue cycle management, medical collections and elder care in a voice and style appropriate for the client. Whether developing website, blog, whitepaper or patient education materials, the goal is to always make the content engaging and easily understood by the reader.

    $50.00 /hr
    840 hours
    4.98
  6. Adam Gowland

    Adam Gowland

    Writer, Researcher, Health and Medical Specialist.

    United Kingdom - Last active: 18 days ago - Tests: 2 - Portfolio: 4

    I am a UK based copywriter specialising in medical and pharmaceutical research. I work with a range of clients at different stages of their projects, whether it be scoping out a large research project or the final stage editorial process. However you choose to work, and whatever size your project, I offer a professional, diligent service, adding value through deep subject knowledge, meticulous research skills, and a commitment to developing a clear understanding of your needs. I have worked for a range of big name clients including GSK, NHS Choices, IDG, Johnson&Johnson, and Pfizer. I also regularly write medical, health or general sales copy (B2B / B2C) for a number of smaller businesses looking to establish themselves in the market, as well as advising on aspects of their branding strategy. My portfolio, client feedback, and high percentage of repeat custom displays my commitment to healthcare writing excellence and a professional and personable service. I offer a wide range of services,including: Healthcare Research *Evidence reviews for journal articles, theses, academic professionals, and individual businesses (inc. systematic reviews, meta-analysis, desktop and library research, conducting interviews, reporting from conferences or meetings) Topical writing *Op-eds on contemporary health, social care, and medical current affairs * Health and Social Care Practice, Policy and Strategy * Public Health, Current Affairs and Public / Social Policy * Grant and Proposal Writing / Consulting * Speeches and lectures for scientific meetings, conferences and symposia * Assisting ESL / EAL clients (research, writing and spoken word) Specific Documents *Websites *E-learning training materials *Digital content *Patient information *Professional education *Newsletters *Media materials *Toolkits *Reports *Interviews *Case studies *Supplements *Meeting reports *Magazines *Policy briefs *Proposals *Annual reports I am also a published academic author and can provide advice on editing, developmental editing, and compliance with journal guidelines and criteria. I regularly proof, develop and translate documents for a range of healthcare professionals who speak English as a second language and are looking to publish in the US or UK. I also work closely with a network of translators who are experienced in translating complex medical terminology into English from a number of different languages. I can write copy from scratch or join you halfway through a project if you don't have the time, or can't see the wood for the trees and require a new perspective. I do not ghost write any academic articles for students or aspiring academics looking to publish under their own name(s).

    $71.00 /hr
    0 hours
    4.90
  7. Travis Parker

    Travis Parker

    Doctor of Medicine - Writer and Editor

    United States - Last active: 3 days ago - Tests: 3

    I am a licensed physician (MD) based in the United States. I have experience and confidence writing on nearly any feature of medical diagnosis and treatment - from internal medicine, pediatrics, and surgery, to more esoteric fields such as pathology, molecular and genetic studies. My strongest skills are related to developing technical writing and presentations for the medical field. Although the bulk of my experience has been for professional audiences (research papers, lectures to medical students, etc.), I have a special knack for speaking to lay audiences and can explain complex concepts in a straightforward manner without being condescending.

    $29.96 /hr
    0 hours
    5.00
  8. Georghia Michael PhD

    Georghia Michael PhD

    Medical Writing Consultant

    Canada - Last active: 1 day ago - Tests: 1

    Versatile medical writer experienced at developing and editing content for innovative iPad-based learning programs, print-based modules, live trainings, meeting presentations, and peer-reviewed publications across a range of therapeutic areas, including cardiology, dermatology, gastrointestinal disorders, hematology, metabolic disorders, oncology, and ophthalmology. Post-doctoral research background in cardiac electrophysiology and arrhythmia. Highly competent at analyzing, synthesizing, and presenting data. Excellent English communication skills, written and oral. A keen eye for detail, and a commitment to the highest standards of integrity and originality.

    $55.56 /hr
    5 hours
    4.99
  9. Debbie J.

    Debbie J.

    Canada - Last active: 10/03/2013 - Tests: 4

    I am an experienced writer with an extensive portfolio of top-quality work on a wide range of topics: health care, psychology, music/creative arts, biographies, software, product reviews, travel, and more. My background includes editing, transcribing, Spanish/English translation and database analyst. Prior to earning advanced degrees in Psychology and Communications I enjoyed many years as a professional musician and musical theatre teacher. The creative arts continue to inspire both my writing and my professional counseling practice.

    Groups: MediaPiston Writers

    $33.33 /hr
    0 hours
    4.99