Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

About Us

Nationally recognized for innovative programs, academic achievement, cutting-edge research and exceptional patient care, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center aims to promote a greater health environment for West Texas and beyond. While our flagship campus resides proudly in Lubbock, Texas, TTUHSC operates five schools with campuses in Abilene, Amarillo, Dallas/Fort Worth, Lubbock and the Permian Basin (Midland & Odessa).

Like Texas itself, we are an independent and proud institution that is part of a larger union, the Texas Tech University System. As a university separate from Texas Tech University, we have been entrusted with a singular charge: to teach the next generation of doctors, nurses, pharmacists, researchers and health care professionals while simultaneously providing the people of West Texas with world-class patient care. We are both an institution of higher learning and a place where real people come for life-saving medical care.

Our Mission

As a comprehensive health sciences center, our mission is to enrich the lives of others by educating students to become collaborative health care professionals, providing excellent patient care, and advancing knowledge through innovative research.

Our Values & Culture

Through our values-based culture, TTUHSC is committed to cultivating an exceptional workplace community with a positive culture that puts people first. Our five values guide our actions and principles: Beyond Service, Kindhearted, Integrity, One Team, and Visionary.

Compensation & Benefits

We are proud to offer many exceptional employee benefits, including a generous compensation package with comprehensive benefits, medical and dental insurance, paid time off and substantial automatic retirement contributions. Additionally, we invest in employee success by providing many resources designed to support your personal and professional growth, including:

  • Comprehensive Health Plans and Other Core Insurance
  • State Retirement Programs and Pension Options
  • Retiree Insurance for Lifetime Medical Benefits
  • Continuing Education & Lifelong Learning Programs
  • Tuition scholarships for employees and their dependents
  • Leadership and Professional Development Programs
  • Mental and Physical Wellness Programs
  • Employee Recognition Programs and Longevity Pay

We are excited for you to consider joining our team at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Consistently ranked as a "Great College to Work For" by the Chronicle of Higher Education, TTUHSC provides so much more than just a job!

357 job(s) at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Amarillo, TX, United States
Oct 15, 2021
Position Description Employees in this classification provide patient care management to an assigned clinic in the areas of clerical and clinical duties. In clinical setting, the employee receives direct supervision from physician or nursing supervisor in either oral or written form. In office setting, the employee receives direct supervision from department administrator. Work is performed under usual office and clinic conditions. May be stressful when working under emergency conditions. Major/Essential Functions Work in patient centered care clinic environment with interdisciplinary team. Patient care activities including clinic rooming of patients, obtain vital information and health assessment, assist patient/family with completing medical history and any related concerns, assist providers with medication reconciliation, orders, refills, and prior authorizations; ordering of laboratory testing, and provider referrals. Administer medications per physician orders. Strong communication skills and ability to use electronic health record. Required Qualifications Education: A minimum of a High School diploma or equivalent. License/Certification: Graduation from an approved certified program for assistants in the area of required specialty. Certification by an approved accredited certifying agency in the specialty that particular work will be performed. 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Amarillo, TX, United States
Oct 15, 2021
Position Description Employees in this position are responsible for the maintenance of patient billing accounts and performing numerous related functions to accomplish this task; such as, patient registration, insurance follow-up, financial screening of unfunded patients, answering patient billing inquiries, collection of unpaid balances and posting of payments. Major/Essential Functions Employees in this position are responsible for contacting insurance companies to resolve claim denials and appealing denied claims in a timely manner. Updating patient demographics and insurance information. Answering patient billing inquiries regarding unpaid balances, insurance payments, and patient collections. Required Qualifications Education: A minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent. Experience: A minimum of three (3) years of general office experience with one (1) year of experience related to the assigned area. OR Ninety (90) days of service at TTUHSC as a Medical Billing Associate Trainee and a current performance appraisal with a rating of meeting or exceeding expectations. Preferred Qualifications Additional experience in a clinic or physician's office preferred. Knowledge of Centricity and Allscripts Practice Management systems preferred. Knowledge of Xcel spreadsheets necessary. Ability to operate computers, laptops, printers, and scanners essential. Required Attachments Cover Letter, Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV 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.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lamesa, TX, United States
Oct 15, 2021
Position Description This position is responsible for assuring smooth operation of the flow in a correctional facility medical clinic. Employees serve as primary contacts for patients and are responsible for preparing necessary paperwork before patient visits, receiving patients, and maintaining records. In addition, this position may be responsible for coordinating other clinic services, responding to requests for patient information, and maintaining related information for the department. Employees in this classification receive general supervision. Most work is performed according to established procedures; problems of an unusual nature are referred to supervisor. Work is performed in a medical clinic setting in a correctional facility and may require a high degree of contact with patients, facility staff, and other partners. Major/Essential Functions • Complies with TDCJ and TTUHSC policy and procedures including all necessary paperwork • Proper record keeping and maintenance • Assists with MD clinic by completing vital signs, obtaining offender history and other assistance as needed. • Is active in the daily clinics. Duties include, but are not limited to: register/discharge offenders, update/create/delete reminders as appropriate, completes passes for offenders as ordered by provider. • Receives and reviews all medical records for completeness following clinic appointments. • Completes monthly CQI reports for nursing access to care. • Answers sick calls • Compile and submit reports • Handles incoming telephone calls. • Assists medical records department with duties as deemed necessary, to include scanning. • Work is performed under general supervision with intellectual freedom, autonomy to nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit. This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC: • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments Benefits Offered • Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule • 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents • Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits. • State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years. • State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education • Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees. • And much more. Required Qualifications One (1) year customer service, office, or related experience required. Additional education may substitute for the experience requirement. 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Amarillo, TX, United States
Oct 15, 2021
Position Description A job involving an appointment for infrequent temporary work where the employee is called in as needed. Major/Essential Functions * Provides instructions for various CE courses; Certified AHA or ATCN instructor Required Qualifications Due to the broad nature of work found in this job, minimum qualifications for a particular job will be determined by the hiring manager. The qualifications will be commensurate with level and nature of work to be performed. Preferred Qualifications AHA or ATCN Instructor qualified. Must have either LVN, RN or Paramedic license/certification. Required Attachments Cover Letter Optional Attachments Other Documents Supporting Qualifications Pay Statement 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, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 15, 2021
Position Description Employees in this classification provide support in an assigned research laboratory performing laboratory experiments and procedures. Assists with the development of new procedures and techniques to be utilized within the laboratory. Performs other functional duties such as maintenance of the laboratory and laboratory equipment and supplies. Work is performed under usual laboratory conditions. Some hazards maybe present due to use of ratioctive, cacinogenic or other potientially harmful substances. Assists in training and direction of subordinate personnel. Major/Essential Functions Maintain cell cultures in CO2 storage. Measure total RNA, mRNA by RT-PCR, Northern blots and protein assay by Western blots analysis. Document research work and organizing the research data for analysis. Maintain animals in the Vivarium. Participate in clinical research relating to kidney disease and hypertension. Occasional Duties Other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications High School Diploma; college work in one of the sciences or education/experience to equal 2 years. Preferred Qualifications Bachelor's degree in cell biology, molecular biology. Masters degree preferred (sciences) Experience in handling laboratory animals. Experience in quantitative RNA methodologies Experience in using statistical software Required Attachments Resume / CV 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, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Amarillo, TX, United States
Oct 15, 2021
Position Description Performs advanced, specialized work to assist in the organization and implementation of various projects and programs. Work is performed under minimal supervision within established policies with latitude for independent judgment. Works on special projects as assigned. May substitute for supervisor during his/her absence. Major/Essential Functions Provides direct support and assists with daily business management of the School of Medicine Office of the Regional Dean, including: answering phones; initiate routine verbal and written correspondence; process and maintain documentation of certain procurement activities; coordinate travel and reimbursement; provide assistance and coordination of various special projects of the Executive and General Faculty Councils; assist with special events such as meetings, receptions, ceremonies; prepare, attend, and maintain documentation of VA Dean's Subcommittee meetings; and maintain general cleanliness of kitchen and supplies. Required Qualifications High school plus six years experience in related field. Additional education may substitute for experience on a year for year basis. Preferred Qualifications Must be proficient in computer knowledge, Microsoft Office, and experience with general office machinery. Required Attachments Resume / CV Optional Attachments Recommendation/Referral 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lamesa, TX, United States
Oct 15, 2021
Position Description Employees in this classification are responsible for professional nursing care. They function within their legal scope of practice and in accordance with the polices and procedures of the organization and practice setting. They perform a variety of general and specialized nursing duties as part of the total correctional managed health care team in providing safe and competent care to patients. Employees in this position generally assist the Director of Nurses in the supervision of other clinic personnel and may substitute for the Director of Nurses in their absence. Work is performed under usual clinic conditions, necessitating a high degree of contact with patients and clinic personnel. Major/Essential Functions Makes daily assignments as appropriate and ensures all daily assignments are accomplished. Communicates patient data using EMR to support decision-making to improve patient care. Assists with or performs exams and procedures and documents intervention in EMR. Administer or assist with administration and documentation of medication. Supports the goal of the unit by attending meetings and sharing the information with the staff in regular staff meetings. Maintains appropriate supplies and equipment. Collects statistical data, prepares reports and maintains records. Participates in scheduling procedures and surgeries. This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC: • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments Benefits Offered • Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule • 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents • Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits. • State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years. • State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education • Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees. • And much more. Occasional Duties Other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications License/Certification: * Current R.N. license as approved by the Texas State Board of Nursing or ability to transfer current R.N license to Texas. Current CPR certification. Education: * Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program. Experience: * Two years of RN experience in a hospital, clinic, or community based setting. 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 15, 2021
Position Description Employees in this position generally assist the head nurse in the supervision of other clinic personnel and may substitute for this person in the event of his/her absence. May supervise and instruct subordinate nursing personnel. Receives supervision from head nurse or physician, functions independently within guidelines. May supervise ancillary nursing personnel in the performance of certain tasks, and assists in training personnel. Work is performed under usual clinic conditions and requires a high degree of contact with patients, families, and other clinic personnel and outside professionals. Major/Essential Functions Reports data, identifies and reports alterations in patient responses to assist in the identification of problems and formulation of goals/outcomes and patient-centered plans of care in collaboration with patients, their families, and the interdisciplinary health care team. Implements teaching plans for patients and their families with health learning needs. Communicates patient data using EMR to support decision-making to improve patient care. Assists with or performs exams and procedures and documents intervention in EMR. Maintains referrals and authorizations accordingly to maintain continuity of care for patients. Attends nursing staff meetings. Sterilizes and disinfects medical equipment. Takes and records accurate vital signs and measurements. Communicates with patients via telephone per clinic protocols in a timely manner to achieve highest patient satisfaction. Stocks and Inspects inventory of supplies in examination and treatment rooms. Manages supplies to minimize clinic discontinuity and dysfunction. Manages patient flow according to physician availability to maximize patient satisfaction. Will be the point of contact for delay or any other issue for the clinic. Completes annual nursing core competency training and skills fair. Assists in determining the physical and mental health status, common needs, and preferences of culturally, ethnically, and socially diverse patient and their families. Participates in emergency preparedness drills within the department. Occasional Duties Other duties as assigned by your supervisor. Required Qualifications Graduate from an approved accredited nursing program; current RN license in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer license to Texas. A minimum of two years of Staff Nurse experience in a specialty area. Preferred Qualifications At least two years of RN nursing experience preferably Pediatrics. Pediatrics General and/or Neurosurgery/Endocrinology experience preferred. Willingness to cross train and float in various Pediatric clinics. Required Attachments Professional License or Certification, Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description Contributes to the university's mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit. Major/Essential Functions Care of Pediatric Endocrinology patients and serving the West Texas and Eastern New Mexico areas. Regular teaching of residents and medical students in the outpatient and inpatient areas. Occasional Duties Performs other related duties as assigned. Required Qualifications Required MD degree. Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate's intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity Required Attachments Cover Letter, Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description Safely performs journeyman level tasks in the fabrication, construction, maintenance, alteration and repair of fixtures, equipment, structures, buildings, and built-in components for Texas Tech facilities. Works under general supervision with moderate latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment. Major/Essential Functions Knowledge of methods, techniques, and practices of the Locksmith trade to include: Skill in the use and care of tools and equipment of the Locksmith trade. Knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions of the trade. Knowledge of local, state and federal regulations regarding life safety as related to the Locksmith trade. Knowledge of basic AC/DC electricity and digital electronics. Ability to read and perform written and mathematical functions. Knowledge of personal computers with the ability to use a personal computer for accurate data entry, storage and retrieval. Maintain inventory control of keys, pins, wafers and other hardware parts. Possess attention to detail in the verification of keyways/key codes/serial numbers. Ability to effectively cut, stamp, hang and distribute keys. Adjust/service sliding glass doors and pocket doors. Ability to use basic electronic test equipment. Ability to locate, troubleshoot and correct defects in locks, doors, door closers, door operators and exit devices. Ability to work from a ladder and to climb stairs. Ability to establish and maintain effective work relationships with colleagues and customers. Ability to pass a background check required for appointment to a security sensitive position. Occasional Duties Performs on-call duties as essential personnel of the Institution and at the direction of the Institution and Supervisors. Performs any and all duties deemed necessary and assigned by any supervisory level Facilities Operations personnel. Must have and maintain valid State of Texas Driver's License to be able to operate State vehicles to run errands and pick up parts. Required Qualifications Proficiency in written and mathematical skills as may be reflected in the completion of high school or equivalent. Three years experience in designated trade or licensed journeyman. Preferred Qualifications Licensed Journeyman Locksmith. Job related vocational training and other education may be substituted on a year-for-year basis for required experience. Optional Attachments Professional/Personal Reference, Professional License/Certification, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description Employees in this classification are responsible for performing a wide variety of patient care activities in an assigned correctional facility. They function within their legal scope of practice and in accordance with the policies and procedures of the organization and practice setting. Work is performed under the direction of a registered nurse as part of a total correctional managed health care team in providing safe and competent care to patients. Major/Essential Functions Communicates patient data using EHR to support decision-making to improve patient care. Assists with or performs exams, assessments and procedures and documents intervention in EHR. Prepares and operates necessary equipment and instruments for examinations, treatments, and procedures. Administer or assist with administration or documentation of medications. Maintains working knowledge of current issues and treatment modalities. Assist in admissions, discharges and transfers. This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC: • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments Benefits Offered • Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule • 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents • Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits. • State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years. • State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education • Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees. • And much more. Occasional Duties Other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications License/Certification: Current Vocational Nurse License in the State of Texas, or ability to transfer license to Texas, or scheduled to complete a program of vocational nursing within 120 days of applying for a position. Current CPR certification. Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program. New graduates must pass the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX- PN) on the first attempt. Experience: None required. Optional Attachments Professional License/Certification 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Amarillo, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description Employees in this classification perform responsible professional nursing care at a unit of the Texas Department of Criminal Justice. Responsible for the care and treatment of patients in accordance with accepted nursing and medical standards administrative nursing personnel. Supervises other subordinate clinic personnel. Work is performed under correctional clinic conditions; position requires a high degree of contact with patients, other clinic personnel and outside professionals. Major/Essential Functions Communicates patient data using EMR to support decision-making to improve patient care. Assists with or performs exams and procedures and documents intervention in EMR. Prepares and operates necessary equipment and instruments for examinations, treatments, and procedures. Administer or assist with administration or documentation of medications. Maintains working knowledge of current issues and treatment modalities. Ensure all required medical testing, labs, and pre-surgical treatments are ordered and completed as required. Coordinate daily operations of Specialty Clinic and ensure all referrals are handled in accordance with policy Complies with relevant laws, regulatory requirements, university polices and procedures and department rules and regulations. Completes required training by established deadlines. Maintains the confidentiality and security of TTUHSC information/data. Self-starter and self motivated. Displays drive and energy in accomplishing tasks. Display enthusiasm for learning and improvement. Demonstrates knowledge of the Texas Nursing Practice Act and the Texas Board of Nursing Rules and Regulations, as well as applicable federal, state, and accreditation organization requirements and standards. Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to population served. Attends applicable nursing and continuing education programs. Implements measure to promote quality and a safe environment of patients, self, and others. This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC: • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments Benefits Offered • Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule • 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents • Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits. • State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years. • State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education • Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees. • And much more. Occasional Duties Other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications License/Certification: Current RN License in the State of Texas, or ability to transfer license to Texas, or scheduled to complete a program of nursing within 120 days of applying for a position. Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program. New graduates must pass the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX- RN) on the first attempt. Experience: No experience required. 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description Employees in this classification are responsible for performing a wide variety of patient care activities in an assigned correctional facility. They function within their legal scope of practice and in accordance with the policies and procedures of the organization and practice setting. Work is performed under the direction of a registered nurse as part of a total correctional managed health care team in providing safe and competent care to patients. Major/Essential Functions Communicates patient data using EHR to support decision-making to improve patient care. Assists with or performs exams, assessments and procedures and documents intervention in EHR. Prepares and operates necessary equipment and instruments for examinations, treatments, and procedures. Administer or assist with administration or documentation of medications. Maintains working knowledge of current issues and treatment modalities. Assist in admissions, discharges and transfers. This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC: • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments Benefits Offered • Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule • 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents • Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits. • State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years. • State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education • Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees. • And much more. Occasional Duties Other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications License/Certification: Current Vocational Nurse License in the State of Texas, or ability to transfer license to Texas, or scheduled to complete a program of vocational nursing within 120 days of applying for a position. Current CPR certification. Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program. New graduates must pass the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nurses (NCLEX- PN) on the first attempt. Experience: None required. Optional Attachments Professional License/Certification 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description Performs supervisory and coordinative work in the operation of a specific program or departmental project. Responsibilities involve the coordination and supervision of the various functions and aspects of a specific program as well as the monitoring of program staff and operational procedures. Work is performed under general supervision with evaluation based on results obtained. May supervise program staff, volunteers and student assistants. Major/Essential Functions Provides administrative support for the Vice President, Managers and Directors of the Facilities and Safety Services Department. Manages calendars, assign responsibilities as directed by leadership. Organizes meetings, seminars, conference calls, training sessions and arranges catering when required. Publishes agendas and records minutes for all departmental meetings, publishes read ahead materials for upcoming meetings as directed by leadership, organizes, manages and updates operational procedures and policies. Works with Finance, Accounting, Payables, and Budget personnel to ensure budget revisions, new funds, cost transfers, etc., are handled and payments are made on a timely basis. Supports management of departmental budget. Works with Human Resources to post positions, schedule interviews, disposition candidates, process E-pafs and other HR actions. Develops/publishes departmental standard operating policies, report and facilities review of in progress administrative work. Work is performed under minimal supervision and guidance with evaluation based on results obtained. Occasional Duties Organizes and manages office operations and departmental procedures. Maintains tracking system for FSS information, prepares reports as required for FSS division. Assists in development and preparation of annual requirements such as submission of annual operating budget, development of varied contracts at all campuses, coordination of annual updates to Master Coordinating Agreement. Preparation of THECB reporting annually to include MPI, CCI and others. Participates in and responsible for a variety of departmental activities and requirements such as procurement, trainign, planning and recruitment committees. Required Qualifications High school graduation plus five (5) years progressively responsible related experience; additional related education may exchange for required experience on a year for year basis. Preferred Qualifications Ability to prioritize, multi-task and meet critical deadlines; able to use Microsoft Suite-Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint; ability to effectively use, learn and maintain a variety of facility related software(s) and processes. Strong quantitative skills in gathering, documenting and analyzing information for decision making and planning. Ability to work with diverse staff at all campuses, that includes project coordinators, maintenance personnel, safety, materials management, work control, technical and administrative personnel. Understand and able to use State of Texas purchasing processes and guidelines. Knowledge of project management and ability to assist and prepare contracts and documents in order to comply with HSC Construction standards. Ability to plan, organize and monitor work of other office staff and assemble and organize data of a complex nature, and prepare and submit required reports from such records. Establish and maintain good working relationships with diverse personnel in the Physical Plant division to include Regional Campus personnel. Required Attachments Cover Letter 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description Provides entry-level project coordination services in support of the Physical Plant mission, goals and objectives. Optimizes resources and completes work in a productive, effective and efficient manner. Coordinates and responsible for multiple concurrent projects at various campus locations and sites. Coordinates and manages both internal and external resources to complete renovation projects. Completes and coordinates technical studies, building improvements, system renewal & modernization work and supports other facility work such as maintenance projects. Major/Essential Functions Knowledge of architectural and/or engineering principles, practices, techniques and methods with the ability to utilize to complete project management and other assignments. Able to effectively communicate this knowledge and related information to clients and other vested constituents. Able to span and coordinate with other functions and disciplines to productively complete work. Must be able to effectively and efficiently review, assess and utilize comprehensive project information such as construction drawings, technical criteria & specifications, economic factors, budgets, metrics, institutional policies & procedures, etc., to manage multiple projects concurrently at various campus locations. Ensure compliance and adherence to regulatory, procurement and best practice requirements. Able to develop and prepare basic designs and concepts for evaluation and construction. Able to apply construction principles, techniques, methods, practices and solutions in the completion of project work. Ability to develop and utilize quantitative and qualitative information to manage & coordinate overall projects. Complete field inspections throughout various phases and situations. Ensure project and campus health & safety. Effective human relations and interpersonal communication skills to facilitate & coordinate work with external and internal personnel such as architects & engineers, contractors, agencies, vendors and institutional resources such as shop personnel. Ability to manage and control project budgets. Ability to use computer and various software packages and technologies. Occasional Duties Practices good communication and interpersonal skills. Initiates, implements and follows TTUHSC and departmental policies and procedures. Performs the job while exhibiting behavior that does not disrupt productivity in the work place. Coordination with architects, engineers and consultants to provide appropriate preliminary drawings, final & detailed drawings and specifications, schedules and cost estimates. Complete other required activities including regulatory items and review of submittal documents before commencement of project work. Conduct periodic on-site inspections and observation of work during construction to monitor compliance with plans and specifications and to ensure contractor meets project schedules. Required Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, or a closely related field from an ABET or NAAB accredited institution. No previous experience required. Preferred Qualifications Proven work ethic. Education: Bachelors degree in Architecture, Engineering, or a closely related field from an ABET or NAAB accredited institution. License: * Valid State of Texas Driver's license or the ability to become licensed in the state of Texas. Required Attachments Cover Letter 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description This position is responsible for assuring smooth operation of the front clinic patient flow. Employees serve as primary contacts for patients and are responsible for scheduling appointments, preparing necessary paperwork before the patient visits, receiving patients, and maintaining records. In addition, this position may responsible for processing charges for clinic services, filing insurance claims, responding to requests for information from patients and insurance companies and maintaining related information for the department. Employees may be responsible for cash. Major/Essential Functions Receives all incoming calls for the clinic. Prepares schedule of daily appointments for distribution as necessary, and notifies clinic staff of any changes. Requests necessary charts from medical records. Receives patients, makes appropriate notations on charts and fee sheets. Keeps daily count of patients seen for weekly and monthly reports. Contacts patients who have missed appointments. Coordinates referral appointments to other clinics. Maintains required files in clinic. Checks billing information; making corrections as necessary. Takes information from patient or pharmacist concerning prescription refills, lab reports, etc. Coordinating information and requests with physician. Processes clinic charge sheets and logs fee sheets. Receipts payments for clinic services. Assists patients with applications and forms and with questions on their accounts. Maintains account activity data for daily reports for the business office. Files insurance claims for patients who request this service. Assists patients with problems with insurance companies and filing procedures. Follows up on claims submitted to insurance companies. Notes denial of insurance claim and reason on patient accounts. Sends itemized statements to patients, employers or insurance companies as requested. Performs other work as required. Required Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent. 3 years Customer Service, office or related experience, with 2 of those years in a healthcare setting preferred. Additional education may substitute for the experience requirement. Preferred Qualifications This position is with our Physician Referral Management Team. Position works with referrals for all specialty divisions within the Internal Medicine Clinic. Required Attachments Resume / CV Optional Attachments Professional/Personal Reference 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Amarillo, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description 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. Major/Essential Functions Performing a variety of duties in order to accurately and consistently portray specific types of symptoms as defined by a patient case. This frequently includes 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. Standardized patients will be trained and monitored to ensure the proper information is given per case, professionalism is maintained as well as confidentiality to protect student privacy. Occasional Duties Hired standardized patients are required to check email at least 3 times a day, as this is SimCentral's primary source of communication. There is no specific minimum number of hours guaranteed, our SP program provide the needs specific to the academic year curricula and schedule. Flexibility in daily schedule is required, being available at least 3 half days during the work week is preferred, some exceptions made for various circumstances. Required Qualifications No acting or direct experience is required. Must be at least 18 years of age to apply. Must have the ability to understand and follow instructions. Must have the ability to memorize and be improvisational. Preferred Qualifications Must check email at least 3 times/day. Must have basic computer skills (typing, navigating mouse, adjusting volume, ZOOM controls ). Must have the ability to memorize content and accurately portray content via verbal responses. Persons with background experience in either healthcare, veterinary or medical, office administration or the performing arts, are strongly encouraged to submit an application. Pay Statement 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description This position is responsible for assuring smooth operation of the clinic patient flow. Employees serve as primary contacts for patients and are responsible for scheduling appointments, preparing necessary paperwork before the patient visits, receiving patients, and maintaining records. In addition, this position is responsible for processing charges for clinic services, filing insurance claims, responding to requests for information from patients and insurance companies and maintaining related information for the department. Employees may have cash handling responsibilities. Major/Essential Functions Student Health Services at Texas Tech University is the on-campus medical care clinic exclusively for Texas Tech students. The mission of Student Health Services is to proudly provide compassionate, high-quality and accessible healthcare to Texas Tech students. The Patient Services Specialist will help support the mission of Student Health by: Supporting the success of the department by verifying and researching various insurance tasks generated by our registration software. Serving as the initial impression of our clinic by greeting patients with compassion, enthusiasm, and respect. Providing education to patients on our services. Listening carefully to patient needs presented face to face or over the telephone and communicating clear and accurate information in response. Attending Red Raider Orientation (Freshman/Transfer Orientation) and representing Student Health in a professional manner. PSS have additional leadership duties as determined by the PSS Supervisor and will be expected to mentor and train PSS to meet departmental goals and initiatives. Student Health Services is an exciting place to work. It is a fast-paced, team oriented environment where patients always come first. It is critical for the Patient Service Specialist to demonstrate excellent communication skills, training ability, effective problem solving, and professionalism. The Patient Service Specialist also must be able to keep calm under pressure and be comfortable working with providers and nurses. Required Qualifications A High School diploma or GED. 1-year Customer Service, office, or related experience. Additional education may substitute for the experience requirement. Required Attachments Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Amarillo, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description This a responsible professional Position with limited administrative and supervisory duties at the unit level. Specific duties include testing, psychological evaluation and diagnostic services as well as counseling assigned patient caseload. This position functions under the supervision of a higher level licensed psychologist, but the individual has full professional responsibility for higher actions and advice. Major/Essential Functions Detection of severe mental illness in all O/P interaction. Offender Risk Management General O/P management of severely mental ill and at risk offenders. Processes referrals to medical and mental health providers. Processes referrals to Crisis Management. Reports OPI and offender threats to others to security as instructed by Safe Prisons Plan. Correct and thorough completion of all types of clinical interviews. Assessments written based upon balanced clinical judgment. Effectively prioritizing job duties while maintaining risk management as a priority. Processes releases from MHO/CDOThis valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC: • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission • KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments Benefits Offered • Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule • 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents • Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits. • State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years. • State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education • Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees. • And much more. Occasional Duties Other duties as assigned. Required Qualifications Master's degree in psychology or a related field from an accredited college or university. 2 years experience as a Mental Health Clinician. 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Lubbock, TX, United States
Oct 14, 2021
Position Description Performs specialized work in the planning, conducting and/or supervising of original research at TTUHSC. Responsible for participating in, planning, scheduling and/or supervising research projects and the interpretation of the results for publication. Work is performed under general supervision with evaluation based on accomplishment of assigned objectives and overall effectiveness of project. May supervise research and student assistants. Major/Essential Functions Serves as primary researcher for selected telemedicine program(s), handling research tasks and preparing work products to assist with carrying out project activities. Research and respond to requests for technical assistance. Monitors healthcare legislation and identifies implications for the utilization of telehealth in Texas and Louisiana. Conducts research on telehealth and telemedicine best practices, policy, compliance, reimbursement, and industry trends. Provides outreach to gather data from healthcare organizations regarding telehealth and telemedicine. Established and nourishes working relationships with telehealth industry groups, state offices and agencies, federal agencies, hospital organizations, clinics, and other related organizations. Liaisons with vendors and other organization regarding telemedicine and telehealth efforts, policy, implementations, and best practices. Proactively works to inform the InHT division regarding changes to policy, health industry strategy, telehealth technology, and best practices. Assist with publications related to telehealth, TTUHSC programs, and other topics as assigned. Required Qualifications Master's degree or specialized academic training beyond the Bachelor's level in a particular field of science or engineering equivalent to a Master's degree. One year research experience. Knowledge of modern research practices, the methods, resources, and standards thereof. Preferred Qualifications Ability to use Microsoft Core Office Products (Outlook, Word, Excel) Ability to read, analyze, and interpret complex documents pertaining to data sets, medical data, and understand their limitations and methodologies Detailed knowledge of healthcare terminology, processes and governing agencies Ability to conduct large scale surveys, interviews, and research for the purposes of creating reports Ability to extract, summarize, and compile data for reports and publications Ability to use Microsoft Office tools Required Attachments Cover Letter, Resume / CV 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. Jeanne Clery Act The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.