The Program Coordinator (PC) for GME programs works in partnership with the program director by ensuring that regulatory and accreditation standards are met, educational activities that support the curriculum are established, departmental policies are created and enforced, and recruitment strategies are implemented so that a highly successful residency program is created and maintained. The PC supports the accreditation processes, including coordinating and actively participating in site visits.
The PC demonstrates problem solving, decision-making skills, organizational skills, attention to detail, and ability to maintain confidentiality. The PC requires highly developed communication and interpersonal skills. The coordinator is the front line representative of the program and must represent the program effectively and professionally.
Requires independent judgement and ability to handle stressful situations and highly confidential information. Occasional after hours, evening and/or weekend work required.
Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience in GME or adult education. Bachelors degree in healthcare or education, or three years experience as a GME Coordinator, TAGME Certification preferred.
Northeast Georgia Health System