Michigan State University(MSU) Simulated Patient in Michigan
h3Position Summary(Basic Job Function)/h3 This is a temporary or an on-call position. Functions as a mock patient, responding verbally in a medical interview situation to questions directed by student physicians; provides constructive feedback regarding the students'' interviewing techniques; may also be required to disrobe, responding physically and verbally to an examination of the body. Term: Temps can work two (2) nine (9) month terms with a week break in service in between at the end of the second term terminate for three (3) months or switch to an on-call. On-Call allowed to work 1039 hours in any twelve (12) month period. h3Unit Position Summary/h3 uJob Description/u In a clinical-like setting (in-person or online), portrays cases similar to what learners would encounter in actual clinical settings.and#160; Simulated patients are expected to consistently and accurately portray trained cases including typical emotions, behaviors and symptoms. Case portrayals may include communication, physical examination or both.and#160; Simulated patients may also provide feedback and/or assess learners using specific measurement tools.and#160; Participation in group or individual training is expected in order to prepare for case portrayal.and#160; Work hours are variable and on an on-call basis.and#160;and#160; uand#160;/u uJob Duties/u liCommit to being highly dependable and punctual/li liDemonstrate flexibility and reliability with scheduling and assignments/li liFollow written and verbal instruction/li liProvide constructive feedback to healthcare professional students and colleagues/li liWork in a professional manner when interacting with learners, faculty, supervisors and peers/li liBe comfortable having repeated physical examination performed on self/li liBe willing to wear a hospital gown with undergarments underneath while on camera and/or observed live through an observation window or video monitor/li liRecall case details and simulate all aspects of scenarios, including history of current problem, affect/behavior and physical findings, in a standardized, accurate, and reliable manner/li liAccurately and consistently complete checklists/li liAccept ongoing feedback from educators and/or facilitators/li liBe willing to be audio and videotaped during simulations/li liComplete required university and departmental trainings in timely manner/li liMaintains confidentiality of information related to cases, student behaviors and feedback evaluations./li liProficiently utilizes technologies such as email, internet, and web conferencing software./li liOther duties as assigned/li /ul h3Equal Employment Opportunity Statement/h3 All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status. h3Required Application Materials/h3 a href="https://lac.msu.edu/employment/sp_application.html"https://lac.msu.edu/employment/sp_application.html/a h3Special Instructions/h3 Applications will be reviewed as needed. Please complete the SP application at the link above. We will contact you with the next recruitment session date and time which we hold approximately every two months. h3Work Hours/h3 ON-CALL h3Website/h3 LAC.MSU.EDU h3Summary of Health Risks/h3 Mildly disagreeable working conditions involving possible exposure to infectious diseases and to animal dander (cat, dog).