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University of Kansas Medical Center Continuing Education Coordinator in Wichita, Kansas

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rContinuing Education Coordinator




West KS Area Health Education Center - Hays


Area Health Education Center - Hays

Position Title:

Continuing Education Coordinator

Job Family Group:

Professional Staff

Job Description Summary:

This position will manage and provide oversight for initiatives of the department. The position will also manage the creation of new and innovative approaches to addressing health care needs and challenges in the service area. Analytical thought is necessary in the compilation of information and the employee must independently exercise sound judgement. Well-developed communication skills are required due to the level of contact with others, both internally and externally, in the planning and development of projects. Must be able to communicate effectively with faculty and staff within all campuses of KU and with external organizations and individuals.

Comprehensive Benefits Package:

Health, dental, vision, employer paid life, LTD, flexible benefits plan, miscellaneous voluntary plans available, paid vacation and sick (begin accruing upon hire), paid holidays, paid discretionary day, paid bereavement leave, paid jury duty leave, military leave, paid parental leave, retirement plan.

Anticipated hiring salary: $48,000 annually.

Job Description:

Continuing Education Programming

Will manage the planning, development and implementation (including fiscal responsibility) of continuing education programming for health care professionals in accordance with established policies and procedures as well as standards from accrediting agencies.

Will work cooperatively with staff at the AHEC-Western Regional Office as well as across the AHEC system and at KUMC to plan and develop continuing education programming

Will work cooperatively with external partners to plan and develop continuing education programming


Will serve on committees, both internally and externally, as requested

Responsible with the other AHEC staff to promote careers in the health care field in areas such as presentations to K-12 students, parents, teachers/guidance counselors and staffing of displays at career fairs

Delivers standardized presentations regarding KUMC and AHEC initiatives to the public including presentations to civic clubs, displays at community events, etc. as requested.

Consultation Clinics

Will manage the support of consultation clinics via ITV, by coordinating clinic dates and appointments with departments as KUMC; schedule patient appointments; providing support to the patient and physician during the clinics; enter patient information into centralized scheduling system at KUMC; collect and maintain statistical reports.

Other Activities

May be assigned to assist with other duties such as maintaining statistical reports, responding to inquiries, support of research, etc.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in health care, education or related field plus two years experience in performing relevant work as described in this position description. Relevant experience in health care, education or other areas may substitute for the educational requirement on a year for year basis.

Requires excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. Requires ability to function well as a team member, establish priorities, meet deadlines, establish and achieve work goals. Requires ability to match customer needs to appropriate resources and respond promptly.

Requires proficiency in database management, word processing, e-mail and web searches.

Demonstrated capability to work effectively with individuals and groups within culturally diverse backgrounds.

Preferred Qualifications

Registered nurse with bachelor's degree in nursing.

Additional requirements:

Requires valid driver's license and method of transportation.

Work Environment: Travel, including overnight and out of state, is periodically required. Office hours are 8:00 - 4:30, Monday through Friday; however, some evening and weekend work will be required.

Physical activity includes: walking, standing, some stairs and lifting up to 20 lbs.

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Full time

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rApplication Instructions:

rTo learn more and apply online, please visit https://kumc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/kumc-jobs/job/Hays-KS/Continuing-Education-Coordinator\_JR002800 (https://apptrkr.com/2758492) or go to https://careers.kumc.edu/ and search for position number JR002800.