Job Description

 

Harris Health System is the public healthcare safety-net provider established in 1966 to serve the residents of Harris County, Texas. As an essential healthcare system, Harris Health champions better health for the entire community, with a focus on low-income uninsured and underinsured patients, through acute and primary care, wellness, disease management and population health services. Ben Taub Hospital (Level 1 Trauma Center) and Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital (Level 3 Trauma Center) anchor Harris Health’s robust network of 39 clinics, health centers, specialty locations and virtual (telemedicine) technology. Harris Health is among an elite list of health systems in the U.S. achieving Magnet® nursing excellence designation for its hospitals, the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered clinics and health centers and its strong partnership with nationally recognized physician faculty, residents and researchers from Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; and the Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine at the University of Houston.

Skills / Requirements

Job Summary
The Program Director Ultrasound Education is responsible for educational services in the ultrasound educational program to achieve equity of student educational experience according to the established standards of the program. The Ultrasound Education Director is also responsible to assist in the development of the Ultrasound classroom curriculum, recruitment and selection of student and clinical instructions of the students. The Ultrasound Education Director shall be responsible for the structure as well as the daily operations of the Sonography Program including organization, administration, periodic review and evaluation, continued development, general effectiveness of the program curricula and ensuring the relationships of all clinical affiliates are maintained.

Minimum Qualifications

Degrees:
Bachelors degree in related field required
Master degree in related field preferred

Licenses & Certifications:
Registered Sonographer with ARDMS (American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers); Abdomen, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Vascular or Breast
Registered Ultrasound Tech with ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists)

Work Experience: Three (3) years of clinical experience in the professional discipline

Management Experience: Two (2) years of experience  in a CAAHEP-accredited program 

Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact), Writing /Correspondence, Writing / Reports

Proficiencies: MS Word

Job Attributes

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Analytical, Medical Terms, Research, Other; Advanced training in either general or vascular ultrasound

Work Schedule: Flexible

Other Requirements: Member of ARRT and or  ARDMS

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