Director of Medical Programs - Health Information Technology

Location
Malcolm X College
Posted
Aug 19, 2019
Institution Type
Community College
Duties and ResponsibilitiesDIRECTOR OF MEDICAL PROGRAMS – HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYMALCOLM X COLLEGE 
Malcolm X College is seeking a passionate Health Information Technology (HIT) professional to lead the HIT program and help our students meet their academic and career goals. If you are committed to making academic success a reality for our students, this is the job for you! With a talented and impassioned Faculty and student body, Malcolm X College maintains a positive commitment to exceptional instruction. 
The Director of Medical Programs is responsible for the overall management of the day to day operations of the HIT program in accordance with accreditation standards. Responsibilities include management of instructional and operational staff, curriculum development, program improvement and maintenance of program standards to ensure accreditation compliance. 
The mission of Malcolm X College Health Sciences department is to educate the next generation of professionals in the healthcare and wellness industries while promoting leadership, lifelong learning, and a commitment to improve health outcomes for the communities we serve. 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES
  • Supervises, evaluates and manages department faculty and support staff. Interviews and recommends for hire full-time and part-time instructional and other program staff.
  • Prepares reports for College administration on all program activities, standards, accreditation requirements, external meetings, educational concerns, and student issues and successes. 
  • Ensures faculty and students meet standards and guidelines regarding didactic or clinical activities at multiple off-campus medical facilities. 
  • Designs and evaluates didactic and clinical curriculum to ensure that expected competencies are being taught to the students. 
  • Ensures that instruction is consistent with national professional standards to assure skill and knowledge competencies of graduates.  


Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher from an accredited college or university in a Health Sciences field Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) 
  • Previous experience with accreditation procedures and articulation processes, highly desirable 
  • Experience in activities that focus on assessment and student learning outcomes, highly desirable 
  • Professional experience in Health Information Management/ Health Information Technology
  • Demonstrated supervisory experience, highly desirable 
  • Previous instructional experience, highly desirable 
  • Strong project management experience 
  • Previous budget development experience, preferred 
We Offer: Excellent benefits include full health benefits, retirement plan, investment plans, paid vacation/holidays and tuition reimbursement. For more detailed overview of benefits visit our benefits page. 
Malcolm X College was selected as a 2019 Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges award winner! The award is given by the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD), a membership organization committed to promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching and leadership at community and technical colleges, and Diverse: Issues in Higher Education, a leading academic publication. MXC was recognized for its best-in-class student and staff recruitment and retention practices, inclusive learning and working environments, and meaningful community service and engagement opportunities. 
Chicago residency is required for all full-time employees within 6 months of hire.We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.Thank you for your interest in City Colleges of Chicago!

Job: Other
Primary Location: Malcolm X College
Job Posting: Oct 18, 2019, 11:31:04 AM

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