Nursing Careers at Lifespan

Program Director - NMT Program Job

Job Number: RIH14092

Job Title: Program Director - NMT Program

Department: Radiology School - 1013023

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Master’s Degree in Education, Science, Healthcare or related field preferred and depending on modality. Bachelor’s Degree required. Must hold a current Rhode Island state license and American Registry of Radiologic Technology (ARRT) certification in one of the following modalities: Nuclear Medicine Technology, Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Radiologic Technology or Sonography.


Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the Lifespan with consideration of aging processes, human development stages, and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.


EXPERIENCE:

Two years full time clinical experience and two years experience in the professional discipline and two years as an instructor in a JRCERT, JRCDMS or JRCNMT accredited program is required.

Demonstrate proficiency in curriculum design, program administration, evaluation, instruction and counseling.

Maintains current knowledge of professional discipline, regulatory standards and educational methodologies through continuing professional development and pursuit of scholarly activities.

Current knowledge of and analytical ability to assess federal and state laws and their impact on educational program, and the collect statistics for accreditation process and for other uses of this information.

Ability to write and communicate effectively with all levels of hospital staff and faculty.

Must be able to effectively use computer-based programs to prepare classes and to present educational material to the students, i.e., PowerPoint, Word, etc.


Reports to the Radiology School Programs Administrator and within hospital and departmental policies and procedures organizes, administers, reviews, develops, and assures program effectiveness of designated accredited allied health program in Diagnostic Imaging (i.e Radiologic Technology, Diagnostic Medical Sonography, Nuclear Medicine Technology, Computed Tomography, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Teaches students the didactic and clinical elements of the program. Assures program curriculum, clinical training, and other key elements of the program meet the criteria of the appropriate certification body. Assumes the leadership role in the continued development of the program.