Clinical Program Administrator - Family Medicine, School of Medicine - (21001401)
This is a part-time position working 28 hours per week.
The Department of Family Medicine (FM) is actively involved in medical education, research, and clinical care. The medical education includes learners who are high school students, undergrads, medical students from all four years of medical school, and residents. The Department is affiliated with and collaborates with four FM residencies: The Tufts FM Residency at Cambridge Health Alliance, the Lawrence FM Residency, the Maine Medical Center FM Residency, and the Portsmouth FM Residency. Our faculty work hard in all of these arenas to improve patient health, community health, and to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion. We are working hard to help the medical school become an anti-racist institution. Our Health Justice Scholars Program supports students with a special interest in serving marginalized patient populations and communities. Our Department mission and Vision statements are below:
We develop outstanding physicians who champion evidence, demand health justice, and advocate for patients at the individual, community, and societal level. We promote the values of Family Medicine through research and relationship-based care.
To accomplish our mission, we:
Educate learners in a supportive, inclusive, and anti-racist environment
Deliver and model high quality primary care that promotes the patient-doctor relationship
Conduct innovative research that advances Family Medicine scholarship and clinical practice
Advocate for health justice, promoting social change to dismantle systems of oppression
Commit to authentically improving inclusion and diversity within our department, specialty and institutions
Teach and model advanced information mastery skills to locate, appraise and apply valid and reliable evidence at the point of care, in order to render the highest quality patient care
Our passion for health justice, relationship-based care, and evidence-based medicine will lead to the delivery of cutting edge clinical Family Medicine, ensuring that all people have access to health care as a fundamental human right, and improving health outcomes for all patients, especially those who are vulnerable, marginalized, or underserved.
Manages the educational and administrative activities for the department. Participates in development of goals and strategies; creates data management and filing systems; develops, analyzes and monitors budgets, grants and contracts. Represents department externally at conferences, meetings and events. Designs & coordinates medical conferences with faculty. Coordinates the recruitment of standardized patients and medical interpreters. Conducts research and drafts reports and results. Oversees the faculty appointment and promotions process for the department. Provides advice and support to students. Supports department faculty. Coordinates the hiring and training of students and temporary help.
Bachelor's degree in related discipline and 3+ years of related experience OR Master's degree and 1-2 years related experience.
Special Work Schedule Requirements: Part-time, 28 hous per week. May be required to attend meetings and other events at clerkships e.g. Maine Medical Center.
An employee in this position must complete all appropriate background checks at the time of hire, promotion, or transfer.
Primary Location: United States-Massachusetts-Boston
Job: Academic Programs
Organization: Family Medicine
Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Part-time
Job Posting: Jun 3, 2021, 4:55:43 PM
Internal Number: 21001401
About Tufts University
Tufts is a leader in American higher education, distinctive for its success as a moderately sized university that excels at research and providing students with a personal experience. Our unique combination of research and liberal arts attracts students, faculty and staff who thrive in our environment of curiosity, creativity and engagement.