Clinical Coordinator – PA Program

Clinical Coordinator – PA Program

Title: Clinical Coordinator

Department: PA Program

Employment Status: Full-Time (32 hours/week with the PA Program, minimum of 8 hours/week for Clinical Practice or Research)

FLSA Status: Non-exempt

Organizational Relationship: Reports to PA Program Director

PURPOSE:

Coordinates  the Clinical Phase (Professional Year II) of the PA Program, provides instruction and analyzes students performance and overall program outcomes for the Clinical Phase.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  1. Responsible for the coordination and supervision of the Clinical Phase of the PA Program.

 

  1. Prepares syllabi and learning objectives for all courses in the Clinical Phase of the program.

 

  1. Provides analysis of supervised clinical practice experiences for appropriateness of settings, patient encounters, clinical skills, diagnoses, and competencies.

 

  1. Schedule required and elective supervised clinical experiences, coordinating the distribution of students for appropriateness of clinical experiences.

 

  1. Responsible for workload equivalent of three courses per semester.

 

  1. Prepares and/or reviews exams, collaborating with faculty in test construction and item analysis.

 

  1. Monitors student progress, meets with students, and assures appropriate intervention, when required.

 

  1. Analyzes clinical curriculum outcomes for review at committee meeting and by the Program Director.

 

  1. Provides analysis of supervised clinical practice experiences for appropriateness of settings, patient encounters, clinical skills, diagnoses, and competencies.

 

  1. Participates in student advising and clinical site visits as assigned.

 

  1. Actively participating in the remediation process of students, when required.

 

  1. Serves as advisor for a research group.

 

  1. Attends and participates in PA committee meetings, program activities, and campus events.

 

  1. Serves as a Chair of Committee, developing agenda, preparing minutes and outcome reports.

 

  1. Contributes to ongoing self-study process and formal report to ARC-PA.

 

  1. Serves as facility leader for experiential service learning events (Ex: Medical educational/Mission Trips).

 

  1. Attends professional conferences, representing the PA Program and the College.

Nothing in this job description restricts Management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Qualifications:

Work Experience: Minimum 5 years of  PA clinical experience (teaching experience in PA education preferred).

Education: Graduate of an ARC-PA accredited PA Program; Masters degree (MS,MPA,MPH)

Certification: NCCPA Certification

Licensure: New York State License

Special Considerations:

  • 1 day a week dedicated to Clinical Practice or Research
  • Available weekends for Campus Events (e.g. Campus Visit Days)
  • Available evenings for program events (e.g. Research Forums)
  • Available for medical education mission trips

To apply, please direct letters of interest and resumes to:

Ann Ayers, Assistant to the PA Director & Coordinator of Global Outreach

Wagner College

One Campus Road

Staten Island, NY 10301

or

aayers@wagner.edu with the subject line "Clinical Coordinator"

No phone calls please. The review of applications will begin immediately.