CPP CLINICAL SUPERVISOR
JOB NO.: 91071-AS
Work Type: Staff Full or Part Time, Staff-Full Time, Staff-Part Time
Department: CNT FOR PATIENT PARTNERSHIP
Categories: Health Care, Medical, Social Services, Instructional, Legal Affairs
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 91071-AS
Working Title: CPP Clinical Supervisor
Official Title: ASSOC FACULTY ASSOC(D92FN) or ASST FACULTY ASSOC(D92LN)
Hiring Department: A451054-LAW SCHOOL/CNT FOR PATIENT PARTNERSHIP
FTE: 60% - 100%
Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 01, 2017
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $48,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Candidates should have an advanced degree in counseling, nursing, pharmacy, social work, law, education, medicine or other related discipline.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
-Knowledge of health insurance and/or health system navigation required.
-Experience in mental health and/or patient advocacy a plus.
-Specific teaching credential not required, however higher education teaching experience is a plus.
-Commitment to the mission of the Center for Patient Partnerships and patient empowerment.
-Experience working in multicultural environments.
-Understanding and appreciation of principles of equity and inclusion.
The Clinical Supervisor supports the hands-on learning of students offering patient advocacy services through the Center's clinical course - Law, Med Sci, Nursing 768: Health Advocacy and Patient-Centered Care Clinical. This includes meeting with students weekly to discuss cases; reviewing advocate-to-client correspondence and research; monitoring student record keeping in client files and database; leading and participating in case rounds with all students; overseeing case management; and being a professional resource to all students. As a part of the Clinic team, the Supervisor will be responsible for intake oversight, including supervision of student intake activity and case assignment. The Clinical Supervisor will also be called upon to lead orientation and course sessions on topics of expertise (e.g. shared decision-making, assessment, medical billing, or prescription drug resources).
The Center for Patient Partnerships is an inter-professional patient advocacy educational center. Our mission includes educating future doctors, lawyers, nurses, pharmacists, social workers and other health system providers and stakeholders about patients' experiences navigating the healthcare system and beneficial advocacy interventions. Graduate, professional and non-traditional students provide advocacy services to clients facing serious illnesses under the guidance of a team of inter-professional advocacy faculty. Students help clients learn about their illness, find treatment options, resolve access to care and financial issues, address employment-related questions, and empower their clients to develop self-advocacy skills and independence. We offer a certificate program in Consumer Health Advocacy for graduate and professional students, 'encore' and non-traditional students, with courses offered face-to-face and in blended and e-learning environments.
Instructions to applicants:
Applicants must apply online through the Jobs At UW website: https://jobs.wisc.edu/ by the consideration date. You will be required to upload a resume and cover letter. In your cover letter, please describe your experience working in an interprofessional environment, and any health care related experience.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: 13 Jun 2017 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: 12 Jul 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time