Featured Job Listing: SP Program Coordinator for FIU in Flordia

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Job Title: Program Coordinator (SP)
Institution:
FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Location:
Miami, FL

 

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine is currently seeking a Program Coordinator to join our team of professional.

Duties include:

  • Develops a recruitment, training and supervising plan for Standardized Patient Program participants.
  • Coordinates, manages, and supervises teaching and assessment activities involving medical students, interns, residents, physicians and other professions using Standardized Patients.
  • Provides training to standardized patients to include but not limited to feedback training, best practices for SP Education, current training techniques, and quality control procedures.
  • Assists in the orientation of students, residents and others to the activity and center.
  • Works with the Simulation Operations Manager and the Simulation Specialist in EMS (Education Management Solution) software to set up learner events.
  • Collaborates in case development and scenario design with the Medical Director for teaching and assessment activities involving standardized patients.
  • Assists with the promoting and implementation of Standardized Patient program services for the community.
  • Works with simulation administrator to create and design recruitment and marketing materials and website pages for distribution to potential applicants and program users.
  • Acts as a liaison to internal and external customers.
  • Maintains proficiency in existing and emerging trends in the use of Standardized Patients in medical education including basic theory, design and implementation, by maintaining a literature base, evaluating new methods and materials, and participating in education opportunities (travel to standardized patients educator conferences – ASPE).
  • Manages payroll for SPs and maintains budget for Standardized Patient Program. Reports to Medical Director at quarterly meetings.
  • Performs other duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning tasks that are logically related.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree and two (2) years of office or related experience.



DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Two (2) years of experience with Standardized Patients in medical education, health and/or educator background preferred.
  • Familiarity with teaching and assessment methods and technologies involved in the use of Standardized Patients preferred.

HOW TO APPLY

For more information or to apply, please visit us on-line at http://careers.fiu.edu and reference job opening ID 513053. Qualified applicants must submit a letter of interest accompanying their curriculum vitae with names and addresses of three professional references.

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

ABOUT FIU

Florida International University is recognized as a Carnegie engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers more than 180 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as engineering, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes $9.8 billion each year to the local economy. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission. FIU has awarded over 200,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and three centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU @ I-75, and the Miami Beach Urban Studios. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and has over 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports. 

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Featured Job Listing: Simulation Specialist at FIU Wertheim College of Medicine

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Today a featured job listing from Florida International University, which you can apply for with the link at the bottom of this article! Check out all the latest positions on our medical simulation jobs page.

Job Title: Simulations Specialist
Institution  Name: FIU – Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Location: Miami, Florida, United States, 33199

About FIU

Florida International University is recognized as a Carnegie engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers more than 180 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as engineering, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes $9.8 billion each year to the local economy. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission. FIU has awarded over 200,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and three centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU @ I-75, and the Miami Beach Urban Studios. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and has over 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports.

Position Description:

The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine is currently seeking a Simulations Specialist to join our team of professionals. Duties Include:

  • Oversees the day to day operation in the simulation center.
  • Sets up the simulation room or simulation center in preparation for simulation scenarios; including equipment, simulators, IT and video/audio; Performs all necessary tests to verify system is working appropriately.
  • Assists with the operations of the simulators during training sessions.
  • Demonstrates and teaches technical aspects of operating simulators to faculty members and supporting staff.
  • Provides orientation of faculty, medical students and residents to principles of simulation training and debriefing techniques.
  • Supports the development of simulation curriculum with technical knowledge of the simulation center capabilities and procedures to ensure that curriculums are accurate and appropriate.
  • Supports the development of instructor training methods.
  • Assists in the development of course curriculum and assessment tools with appropriate faculty and staff.
  • Maintains all simulation equipment inventory.
  • Develops inventory control procedures to monitor supply levels, allocate costs accurately and ensure supplies are on hand when needed.
  • Coordinates facility improvement and new equipment deployment.
  • Monitors equipment safety and performance testing.
  • Develops relationships with medical equipment vendors to gain their support to supply goods and services in support of medical training.
  • Develops technical proficiency with all aspects of operation, maintenance, support and trouble shooting.
  • Works with manufacturers or vendors to correct equipment deficiencies in order to minimize down time.
  • Works with COM IT on escalated technical problems.
  • Coordinates the scheduling of simulation training programs among users by working with course directors and coordinators to establish priorities and maximize operational time.
  • Learn and master the simulation software (EMS – Educational Management Solutions) that centralizes simulation center scheduling, inventory, assessment tools and collection of assessment data.
  • Assists with data entry involving the conversion of current assessment tools into the EMS system to develop a paperless assessment system.
  • Works with the director of simulation and director of educational assessment to report OSCE data collected within the EMS system.
  • Performs related duties as required or as directed. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and six (6) years of appropriate experience, or Master’s degree and four (4) years of experience.

Desired Qualifications

  • Previous Healthcare, Professional Nurse, Paramedic, Physician Assistant experience is preferred.
  • Experience with A/V and multimedia equipment.
  • Experience with the use of Simulators in medical education.
  • Ability to learn and master EMS software.

How to Apply

For more information or to apply, please click the link below for job opening ID 511208. Qualified applicants must submit a letter of interest accompanying their curriculum vitae with names and addresses of three professional references. FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Featured Job Listing: Simulation Operations & Research Manager at FIU Miami

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Company Name: FIU – Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
Job Title: Simulation Operations & Research Manager
Location: Miami, Florida, United States, 33199

Florida International University is recognized as a Carnegie engaged university. It is a public research university with colleges and schools that offers more than 180 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as engineering, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU contributes $9.8 billion each year to the local economy. FIU is Worlds Ahead in finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission. FIU has awarded over 200,000 degrees and enrolls more than 54,000 students in two campuses and three centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell, FIU @ I-75, and the Miami Beach Urban Studios. FIU also supports artistic and cultural engagement through its three museums: the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, the Wolfsonian-FIU, and the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU. FIU is a member of Conference USA and has over 400 student-athletes participating in 18 sports.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine is currently seeking a Simulation Operations and Research Manager to join our team of professionals.

Duties Include:

  • Coordinate the scheduling of simulation training programs among users by working with department leadership to establish priorities and maximize operational time.
  • Assist in scheduling and coordinating of all medical student Promotional OSCEs (Objective Student Clinical Examinations).
  • Learn and master the simulation software (EMS ¿ Educational Management Solutions) that centralizes simulation center scheduling, inventory, assessment tools and collection of assessment data.
  • Assist with data entry involving the conversion of current assessment tools into the EMS system to develop a paperless assessment system.
  • Work with the director of simulation and director of educational assessment to report OSCE data collected within the EMS system statistical software packages
  • Manage and clean data sets using statistical software packages, such as SPSS, Stata, or SAA
  • Develop inventory control procedures to monitor supply levels, allocate costs and ensure supplies are ready when needed.
  • Obtain bids, and make purchasing decisions within delegated authority.
  • Develop inventory policies to ensure that levels are maintained in a cost effective way.
  • Develop relationships with medical equipment and simulation technology vendors to gain their support to supply goods and services in support of medical training
  • Review annual expenses and manage budget within delegated authority.
  • Perform market research to understand current practices in medical simulation training.
  • Develop, update and implement marketing plans.
  • Plan and implement special projects
  • Support the development and writing of IRB and generated grants
  • Identify and pursue grants/partnership funding opportunities for institutional collaboration and research applications in simulation-based learning and evaluation and institutional patient safety
  • Conduct tours of the facility
  • Promote training services to external healthcare and emergency response organizations
  • Develops budget and reviews expenditure on a monthly basis for communication with Internal College of Medicine Finance.
  • Provide summaries of operational expenses, class attendance, equipment usage and equipment repair as input to monthly, quarterly and or annual plan development.
  • Performs other duties as directed or assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning tasks that are logically related.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS 

Master’s degree in an appropriate specialization and two years of experience; or a bachelor’s degree in an appropriate specialization and four years of experience.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Previous experience in a health or academic discipline preferred
  • Previous experience in grant writing and with the IRB process preferred

HOW TO APPLY

For more information or to apply, please visit us on-line at http://careers.fiu.edu and reference job opening ID 509681. Qualified applicants must submit a letter of interest accompanying their curriculum vitae with names and addresses of three professional references.

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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