Loyola University Maryland is seeking a Medical Director for Student Health Services. The Director of Student Health & Education Services is a licensed nurse practitioner, responsible for the overall direction, leadership, and management of the Student Health Center. Promotes a strategic and holistic vision for student health and wellness and a healthy Loyola community, within the mission and values of Loyola University Maryland. Assist in developing institutional policies and procedures. Serve on committees. Provide leadership for the delivery of health education and medical care and the forging of partnerships within the campus and the surrounding community.
Work in consultation with the University’s Disability Support Services, Counseling Center and Drug and Alcohol Programs. Maintain liaisons with local hospitals and health care agencies.
Maintain relationships with parents/guardians of students who have chronic health issues. Evaluate, diagnose and treat patients with illness or injuries, both medical and gynecological. Prescribe medications; design treatment plans; coordinate patient care; refer and consult. Provide counseling for students by appointment for personal concerns, i.e., nutrition, sexuality, drug and alcohol abuse and problems of stress. Order, perform, and interpret laboratory tests and radiological studies.
Supervise nurse practitioners, registered nurses, physicians, staff, and graduate assistant while providing strict standards for quality assurance, ethical conduct, and legal compliance. Provide ongoing feedback and performance appraisals for direct reports and recommend areas for individual training and development.
Provide supervision of clinical diagnostic and therapeutic measures, procedures for surveillance and tracking of vaccine preventable disease and coordinates appropriate prevention programs and systems. Provide comprehensive management of student health related activities, policy formulation, development, service planning and delivery, general oversight of facility operations and renovations. Evaluate programs, services and quality assurance, including audits.
Master’s degree in Nursing and certification as Primary Care/Nurse Practitioner, 8 years or more of experience as a health care provider in a clinical setting. Must have demonstrated progressively responsible and successful experience in health education and health promotion activities. Demonstrated successful experience in the supervision of health care professionals. This is a full time 11-month position.
For more information and to apply online please visit: https://careers.loyola.edu/.
Successful candidates for any staff, faculty, or administrative position at Loyola University Maryland will be subject to a pre-employment background check.
Loyola University Maryland is a Jesuit, Catholic university committed to the educational and spiritual traditions of the Society of Jesus and to the ideals of liberal education and the development of the whole person. Accordingly, Loyola inspires students to learn, lead, and serve in a diverse and changing world. Loyola’s beautiful, historic Evergreen campus is located in Baltimore, and its graduate centers are in Timonium and Columbia. Loyola enrolls 4,000 undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students across the Sellinger School of Business and Management, the School of Education, and Loyola College of Arts and Sciences. Founded in 1852, Loyola is one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States and the first to bear the name of Saint Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus.