Director of Education and AHEC Director
Karen Rogers, RN, MSN
The Director of Education provides overall planning, direction, coordination, management and supervision for the Ben Franklin Center and Education Department. This includes staff education, patient education, and community education. The director consults with clinical educators, department/unit preceptors, physicians, human resources, and administration on the organization’s educational requirements to ensure patient and staff needs are met. The director develops policies and procedures and serves as a resource person to staff and management.
The Program Coordinator is responsible for support to the Education Department; which includes in-service record-keeping, organization of programs, and coordination of special projects.
Clinical Education Instructor
Taffy Davis, RN
The Clinical Education Instructor is responsible for the delivery of in-house clinical and non-clinical education in the hospital. The Clinical Education Instructor participates in the development and coordination of continuing education, in-service and consulting for all departments.