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Standardized Patient Pool

Posting Details

Position Information

Working Title Standardized Patient Pool
Classification Title Seasonal Worker, Unclassified
Position Number 01200524
Hours Per Week 2
Department KUSM-W Standardized Patient Sv
Campus Location Wichita, KS
Student Position
Position Summary

Standardized Patients are trained to act as though they have specific illnesses. They learn the history, body language, physical findings, as well as emotional and personality characteristics that tend to go along with the illness. Throughout the year, they’re called upon to play their part in videotaped training sessions that happen at a variety of times within a given week.

Required Qualifications

High school diploma or GED equivalent
Flexible scheduling

Preferred Qualifications


Environment Healthcare
Physical Requirements Sedentary
Probation Status

Subject to the regulations of the State of Kansas, the Board of Regents and the University of Kansas Medical Center, I understand and agree that I may be subject to a probation period and during the probation period I serve at the pleasure of the Executive Vice Chancellor of KUMC and my employment may be ended at any time during that period.

Hiring Range
EEO Statement

KU Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information.

Job Duties

Description of Job Duty

Keep track of all assigned case dates
Participate in all trainings given
Study all facts of the assigned case script.
Call (as soon as possible) if unable to attend a scheduled session
Arrive 30 minutes prior to scheduled session
Dress appropriately for each case (casual, dress-up, exam gown, ect.)
Consistently perform the case in order to ensure each student/resident is seeing the same portrayal of the scenario

Description of Job Duty

Make adjustments to the way the case is played if requested by faculty or SP staff.
Remember what each student/resident asked and did during the encounter and record it on the standardized patient checklist accurately.
Keep all cases and encounters with students/residents confidential

Description of Job Duty

Other duties as assigned

Supplemental Questions

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  1. What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. How did you hear about this posting?
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    • University Career Services Page
    • Print or online publication ad
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    • Referred by current/former employee
    • PracticeLink
    • Health eCareers
    • Other - please specify below
  3. If you selected "other", please specify your referral source.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter