Standardized Patient - Female Health w/ Focus on OBGYN Exams

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr - Lubbock, TX3.8

Part-timeEstimated: $160,000 - $200,000 a year
Incumbents in this position are trained to portray specific sets of
health problems and symptoms that will aide students in learning the proper techniques and procedures for taking medical histories,
performing medical examinations, determining diagnoses and learning the appropriate way to educate and inform patients of diagnoses.

Org Level 7

351301 - SON SimLife Center Lbk

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr


HSC - Lubbock


SON SimLife Center Lbk

Major/Essential Functions

The function of this position will mainly be focusing Female health exams for Medical and Nurse Practitioner students but will not be limited to performing duties of a Standardized Patient if you choose to do so

SP Job functions are listed below:
Performing a variety of duties in order to accurately and consistently portray specific types of symptoms as defined by a patient case. This may include memorizing the history of their present illness, past medical history, physical exam results as well as demonstrating appropriate body language, emotional status, and personality characteristics.
Simulate a variety of clinical scenarios including a patient's appearance, demeanor and affect, communication style, chief complaint, symptomatology, patient medical history, and physical finding.
Demonstrate interviewing skills with students of the School of Medicine, School of Nursing, or other students utilizing the simulation center.
Instruct and practice interviewing and some superficial physical assessment skills with medical students.
Give feedback after interviewing the student.
Evaluate and assess the student's skills.
Deliver feedback in person verbally, written, or electronically.

Required Qualifications

Must have an intact uterus (No Hysterectomies)
No acting or direct experience is required.
The minimum age eligible for hire is 18 years old.
Must have the ability to understand and follow instructions.
Must have the ability to memorize and be improvisational.
Must have an intact uterus (No Hysterectomies)

Preferred Qualifications

Basic computer skills.
Prior experience in a simulation environment.

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Pay Basis


Minimum Hire Rate

Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Grant Funded?


Job Type

Part Time

Job Group

Academic Support



Travel Required

Up to 25%

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