Job Description

Extended Job Title
Residency Program Coordinator (I.M. and Psychiatry Transmountain)

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Supports the department by performing administrative duties related to planning and coordinating programming in support of academic enrichment of the department, institution and community.
 

Requisition ID
16382BR

Optional Attachments
Transcript

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Relieves Residency Director of various administrative tasks related to Internal Medicine and Psychiatry Residency Program. Prepares and distributes reports.
  • Compiles data and statistics for performance reports and prepares other reports as needed
  • Clerical support for Program Director. Receives calls, maintains calendars and keeps them updated to current appointments and events, types letters and memos.Responsible for organization and coordination of CME accredited Grand Rounds program for the department.
  • Ensures that residency contract requirements are met by organizing resident rotations in the departments of Internal Medicine and Psychiatry Transmountain. Maintains and coordinates clinical rotations for residents at different rotation locations.
  • Maintains residency program records and evaluations. Completes program reports in accordance with accreditation standards. Tracks participants progress through the program requirements. Coordinates information required for ongoing program certifications.
  • Coordinates acceptance of candidates into Internal Medicine and Psychiatry residency programs, to include processing applications, scheduling interviews and handling candidate evaluations. Plans and coordinates functions for the residency program for the departments of Internal Medicine and Psychiatry-Transmountain 
  • Meets regularly with Program Director concerning issues related to the program, i.e. status of activities and projects, methods for improving workflow and make recommendations for training improvement. May assist in program level policy development
  • Interprets and applies ACGME and other national accredited agencies in support of compliance
  • Provide administrative supervision and support to residents/interns, and acts as a liaison between residents and hospital administration as needed. Establishes relationships and acts as a liaison with internal departments and divisions regarding resident recruitment, orientation, annual program affiliation agreements and external rotations
  • Tracks, reports and ensures compliance with procedures regarding licensing, internal moonlighting, CRICO extensions, annual contracts, and initial/re-credentialing of trainees
  • Manages materials for PRITE exams and may assist with proctoring exams
  • Plans departmental annual events including recruitment, orientation, graduation, faculty retreats, as well as various meetings and program related events.
  • Organizes meetings, prepares and distributes materials for conference and lectures. Develops brochures, invitations, advertisements for events and lectures
  • Maintains the ERAS database (Electronic Residency Application System) and oversees it's process during the residency recruitment season.
  • Actively participates on the match process and corresponds with newly matched residents about requirements. Assists with quota review and rank list entry certification in NRMP (National Residency Program). 
  • Participates in the preparation for ACGME site visits for internal review
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Resident Program Director 


Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
14.48

Pay Basis
Hourly

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
POSITION SPECIFIC QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Ability to communicate effectively and courteously with a variety of people. Accurate and skillful use of a personal computer to include Microsoft Office. Additionally, must be able to use general office equipment.
  • Grammar proficiency with the ability to read and write routine correspondence.
  • Must be proficient in the English language; both written and verbally.
  • Working knowledge of medical and scientific terminology.
  • Must have excellent organization skills and be able to handle various tasks simultaneously.
  • Must have experience dealing with individuals from different social cultural backgrounds in a professional, courteous and tactful manner.
  • Be able to perform under pressure in order to meet deadlines.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelors degree in Healthcare Administration with medical education experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of planning and scheduling techniques, excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
  • knowledge and understanding of residency and medical student operating principles and procedures. 


Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Westside Practice Admin Elp

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Clerical/Secretarial

Shift
Day

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
High school plus six years experience in related field. Additional education may substitute for experience on a year for year basis.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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