posted

30+ days ago

Location

Brooklyn Center, MN

Description

As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas.  Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals.

The Clinical Educator develops and provides training and education for new and current clinic and ancillary staff in clinical skills, clinic processes, policies, compliance and other topics.  This position also works in collaboration with clinic managers and leadership around educational needs assessments, evaluations, and design.

Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Evaluates and updates training programs to ensure accurate, timely courses that meet regulatory requirements. 
  • Collaborates with education team daily to ensure smooth operations for employees. 
  • Provides training to new employees to ensure thorough on-boarding experience so assigned clinic staff have the tools and training they need to successfully carry out their job assignments. 
  • Adjusts training to meet individual learning styles and needs.
  • Conducts evaluations for all courses and engages in continuous process improvement.
  • Develops curriculum based on current ambulatory healthcare needs, regulatory requirements, best-practices, and by request of managers and leadership.
  • Maintains expertise in blended learning principles including Learning Management Systems (LMS), Computer based courses, classroom and skill lab education, video learning, and researches best methods for content delivery.
  • Welcomes new employees to M Health and provides topical and regulatory education during new employee orientation.
  • Provides contact hours for staff use and maintains training records related to all courses.
  • Develops positive plans for successful completion of courses for students who require additional support.
  • Designs, evaluates, and updates all educational content

  • Designs content based on adult learning principles.
  • Creates effective learning material for learners of all experience levels.
  • Reviews all courses provided by department on an annual basis for accuracy, best-practice, and current regulatory/guideline requirements.
  • Develops course objectives for every modality and course created.

Minimum qualifications:

  • Graduate of BSN program. 
  • Knowledge of training and development, instructional methods, assessment methods and instructional tool design.
  • 2+ years of clinical training experience.
  • Experience using blended learning principles including Learning Management Systems (LMS), Computer based courses, classroom and skill lab education, video learning, and researches best methods for content delivery. 
  • Good time and classroom management skills. Excellent communication skills. Recent experience in an ambulatory care setting.
  • Expertise using LMS and developing blended learning.
  • Ability to convey clinical skill information effectively and teach others how to perform job-related processes. Outstanding patient care skills. 
  • Fluent in use of Word, Excel, Power Point and writes at collegiate level.
  • Outstanding problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Ability to help assess organizational training needs.
  • Ability to independently take on large projects and manage multiple, competing priorities while maintaining excellence in communication and customer service.
  • Proficient and comfortable with technologies such as smart devices, applications, and hardware.

Preferred qualifications:

  • MN Licensed MSN with extensive knowledge of training and development.
  • BLS instructor certification.
  • Previous healthcare training experience and curriculum development.
  • Prefer knowledge of UMPhysicians values, mission and vision.
  • Proven ability to develop curriculum, learning objectives, and/or course materials

M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.