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Program Coordinator- Graduate Medical Education - AZ - OPTI

Midwestern University Glendale, AZ
  • Posted: October 25, 2019
  • Full-Time

Description
NOTE: Per MWU policy, employees are eligible to apply for internal positions upon completing a minimum of six months of employment at MWU in their current position, have a satisfactory performance record and have no disciplinary actions within a 12-month period. Upon approval of the Department Head, staff members with less than six months of service can apply and be considered for internal positions within their current department. Staff members with less than six months of service will not be considered for internal positions outside of their current department. No individual may be eligible for a transfer to another department from the following departments; Human Resources, University Administration or Business Services. Any requests for exception to this policy may be submitted in writing to the Director of Human Resources for consideration. Management retains the discretion to make exceptions to the policy.
Summary
The Program Coordinator, under the direction and supervision of the Manager, Graduate Medical Education, provides daily administrative and programmatic support to Midwestern University OPTI, Sponsoring Institution, Graduate Medical Education office (GME), and sponsored residency programs in order to maintain ACGME compliance and accreditation.
Essential Responsibilities
+ Residency Program (s) Communication - Provide excellent customer service. Serve as liaison between MWU OPTI Graduate Medical Education office and hospital/clinic program coordinators, by facilitating ongoing communication for the purpose of oversight and maintaining program compliance
+ Institution and Program Documentation Requirements - Coordinate the administrative paper-work flow for resident/fellows, GME office, sponsoring institution and program required documentation; on-boarding, ERAS applications, NI demographic information, resident/fellow/faculty profiles, monitoring and tracking program activity and ACGME required data collection for the purpose of maintaining accreditation and compliance
+ Residency Program, GME and Institution Support - Perform all required duties of the GME Residency Coordinator, coordinate and assist with the function of MWU GMEC, special projects, resident/fellow/faculty learning resources, faculty development and educational events
+ Teaching Faculty Support - Compile data reports for faculty/preceptor CME credits and CME certificates, monitor and track reimbursement payments to teaching faculty/receptors, and monitor program letters of agreement and master affiliation agreements
+ Residency Management System Support - Serve as New Innovation software administrator - assist with monitoring resident/fellow/faculty activity and reports to ensure ACGME program and institution compliance
Supervisory Responsibilities
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
Qualifications
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Must be able to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner and have regular, predictable, in-person attendance. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
High School diploma is required. Associates degree or Bachelor's degree is preferred. Must have 5-7 years of previous administrative support experience with at least 3-5 years of experience in a hospital graduate medical setting with experience coordinating a graduate medical program. Must have knowledge of ACGME Common Program requirements and specialty requirements. Excellent customer service and organizational skills with excellent written and oral communication skills.
Computer Skills
Computer proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook). Proficiency with New Innovations or other RMS systems required.
Language Skills
Intermediate skills: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals. Ability to write routing reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
Reasoning Ability
Intermediate skills: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Mathematical Ability
Basic skills: Ability to add, subtract, multiple, and divide all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to interpret bar graphs.
Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear. The individual is regularly required to stand and climb or balance. The individual is occasionally required to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include vision correctable to 20/40 in one eye.
Work Environment
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Midwestern University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not discriminate against an employee or applicant based upon race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability, or veterans status, in accord with 41 C.F.R. 60-1.4(a), 250.5(a), 300.5(a) and 741.5(a). Midwestern University complies with the Smoke-Free Arizona Act (A.R.S. 36-601.01) and the Smoke Free Illinois Act (410 ILCS 82/). Midwestern University complies with the Illinois Equal Pay Act of 2003 and Arizona Equal Pay Acts.

Qualifications
Education
Required
+ High School or better

Experience
Required
+ Must have knowledge of ACGME Common Program requirements and specialty requirements.
+ 5-7 years of previous administrative support experience with at least 3-5 years of experience in a hospital graduate medical setting with experience coordinating a graduate medical program.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information.

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