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ID #43464851
State Texas
City Denton
Job type HOS
Salary TBD
Source HCA Healthcare
Showed 2022-06-21
Date 2022-06-17
Deadline 2022-08-16
Category Et cetera
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Ortho Surgery Residency Program Coordinator

Texas, Denton, 76210 Denton USA

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SHIFT: No WeekendsSCHEDULE: Full-time

Graduate Medical Education (GME) Program Coordinator for Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program

Summary of Duties: With oversight and direction from the Program Director/Administrative Director of Medical Education (ADME), the Program Coordinator is responsible for the operational and financial management of the residency/fellowship training program and support for the Program Director and Residents. The position requires a comprehensive and detailed understanding of ACGME or other national accreditation policies and hospital policies, as well as a high degree of initiative and independent judgment.

The Program Coordinator will continually assess and direct a wide range of programmatic issues including long range planning, recruiting trainees, developing projects, analyzing administrative workflow, maintaining databases, communicating with faculty and trainees regarding a range of issues, and managing internal and external program relations.

The Program Coordinator is a member of the education design and leadership of the residency program, therefore, ultimately responsible for the residents within the program.

Job Duties:

  • Responsible for assisting the Program Director in the overall and day-to-day operations of the Program
  • Provides necessary support to the Program Director, residents and staff
  • Updates Program Director, residents and staff on departmental policies and procedures
  • Ensures accurate time-keeping documentation
  • Produces and distributes annual rotation schedule and manages monthly changes
  • Communicates annual rotation schedule changes to all necessary personnel
  • Works with the Program Director to ensure completion of the resident and other learner schedules
  • Manages schedule changes and ensures all are appropriately reflected in MedHub
  • Ensures the timely receipt of all faculty evaluations
  • Works with the GME office/Human Resources regarding all visa applications and the ECFMG process
  • Assists and coordinates with the GME office any special functions (e.g. resident graduation, resident receptions, awards, etc.)
  • Responsible for the organization of the recruitment, interview and Match process
  • Assists in development of annual recruitment campaign
  • Organizes the residency recruitment schedule to be followed throughout the recruitment season
  • Annually reviews recruitment information and internet website for any possible changes/modifications
  • Manages Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) interaction and prescreens all applicants invited for interviews
  • Produces and distributes the applicant interview schedule and manages acute scheduling changes
  • Coordinates the interview process, ranking process, and post-match activities (including but not limited to: post-match survey process, block scheduling request packet creation and distribution)
  • Assists in the electronic submission of the National Resident Matching Program (NRMP) list
  • Responsible for understanding Program Accreditation and assists in ensuring the Residency fulfills all appropriate requirements.
  • Understands and is able to analyze the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and American Osteopathic Association (AOA) requirements for institutional, core, and program requirements.
  • Coordinates completion of the self-study and annual update for the ACGME review and Basic Standard Workbooks for the AOA site review.
  • Advises Program Director of requirement interpretation
  • Organizes Internal Review with institution’s Graduate Medical Education (GME) office
  • Maintains current knowledge of state licensure requirements and ensures Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act compliance
  • Monitors resident work hours and corrects issues related to work hours in coordination with the Program Director
  • Responsible for ensuring completion of all appropriate resident documentation
  • Oversees tracking and verification of all procedures and credentialing
  • Manages residency personnel database and ensures all data is up-to-date, and accurate
  • Ensures resident binders/files are all consistent, up-to-date, and accurate
  • Works with the Program Director to annually update and modify resident curriculums
  • Coordinates completion of all resident and faculty evaluations and coordinates feedback to Program Director and/or GME office and involved faculty regarding rotation evaluations
  • Maintains statistics for the Joint Commission and the Association of American Medical Colleges surveys and ACGME/AOA director of residency programs
  • Responsible for coordinating the Residency/Fellowship orientation programs
  • Assists in planning and developing the program-specific orientation schedule with the Program Director
  • Assists the GME office in the planning and development of the Institutional resident orientation schedule
  • Organizes the program-specific materials to be distributed to all incoming residents
  • Assists the Program Director in development of the Intern lecture schedule and distributes to all appropriate personnel
  • Responsible for coordinating the learner educational experience
  • Ensure that all learner rotations and electives are assigned appropriately
  • Coordinate student evaluation completion
  • Identify potential students for recruitment to the program and facilitates their interaction with the residency administration
  • Advise learners on the application process for the residency program
  • Coordinates all educational activities and experiences (e.g. grand rounds, conferences, etc.)
  • Responsible for continuing professional development
  • Participate in hospital and departmental committees related to residency programs
  • Participates in national, regional, and state conferences, committees, training programs, etc. related to the residency program
  • Apprise Program Director of changes and trends in GME
  • Utilize effective verbal and written communication skills, and maintains appropriate interpersonal relationships
  • Serve as an articulate representative of the Residency/Fellowship Program with all audiences, and complies with established policies
  • Utilizes appropriate and acceptable intervention and communication styles in order to be an effective liaison and resource person
  • Prepares written reports and documentation with correct grammar and form; submits all required reports and documentation accurately, completely and on time
  • Responsible and accountable for assigned educational activities or initiatives associated with program development and/or innovation
  • Assists Program Administration in development of work plans and timelines, and metrics for all projects. Ensures adherence to descriptors, taking appropriate actions to meet and as necessary, revise requirements
  • Collects and analyzes Program-specific metrics as appropriate
  • Assists in providing guidance and support to ensure effective implementation of program initiatives/innovations
  • Develops, promotes, and provides education symposia for physicians. Conducts needs assessment for target audience. Documents offering appropriately to meet criteria for obtaining continuing education credits for participating.



  • Bachelor’s Degree (preferred but not required)
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in either a healthcare setting (preferably in Graduate Medical Education i.e. Residency Coordinator) or in some field of education, (i.e. teacher/educator) preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Additional languages preferred
  • Ability to make decisions independently or to escalate issues as needed
  • Ability to efficiently and accurately manage multiple tasks and projects
  • Ability to work independently, with limited guidance
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to organize information
  • Ability to handle sensitive information with absolute confidentiality
  • Working knowledge of software applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

At Medical City, you have options. You can choose from a variety of benefits to create a plan just for you. You can enroll in several different medical plans, if eligible, which includes vision and dental. You can even select additional à la carte benefits to meet all your needs. Enroll in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401k (100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service), flex spending accounts for medial and childcare needs, participate in our tuition reimbursement/assistance and student loan repayment programs, paid personal leave, identity theft protection discounts; auto, home, and life insurance options, and adoption assistance.

About Medical City Denton:

Medical City Denton is a 208-bed full-service hospital that serves the growing population of Denton, Wise, Cooke and Montague Counties. Offering the full spectrum of healthcare, including advanced open-heart surgery and trauma programs, Medical City Denton's more than 850 employees and 300 physicians are constantly striving to offer the highest quality service to the North Texas area.

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