George Harbeson
Phone: 409-944-1377 Position: Adjunct Instructor of Assoc Degree Nursing
Office: R-278 Title: Adjunct Instructor of Assoc Degree Nursing
Email: gharbeso@gc.edu Search for Classes

INSTITUTIONS ATTENDED
Academic Degree Degree/course credits – Date     Other Qualifications
University of Texas Medical Branch Nursing Administration Master - 08/1996 RN - Licensed by the Texas Board of Nursing
Texas Woman's University Nursing Bachelor - 12/1983

POSITIONS HELD
Computer Sciences Corporation 10/2005 - 10/2009 Senior Consultant Development and implementation of electronic medical records. Specialty in evidence based medical and nursing practice. Specialty in emergency department data automation. Specialty in academic medical centers. Clients include: Baylor Health Care -Dallas, Harvard Medical School - Boston, Advocate Hospital System, Chicago, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston
Cerner Corporation 10/2002 - 10/2005 Architect Development and implementation of electronic medical record systems. Cerner Millenium is an emminent emr in healthcare internationally. Project management.
Texas Childrens Hospital 02/2000 - 10/2002 Senior Systems Analyst Implementation of the "Logician" emr system in 50+ TCH specialty clinics. Development of specialized documentation tools for physicians at TCH
San Jacinto College 06/2000 - 12/2001 Adjunct Faculty Nursing Instructor - "Basic Healthcare Assessment". Adjunct faculty evening classes in LVN to ADN program.
Bayshore Medical Center 06/1995 - 02/2000 Clinical Information Supervisor; House Nursing Sup Y2K Coordinator; Develop and Implement the "MEDITECH" emr in all hospital departments including physician and clinician documentation, order entry, billing, admissions, imaging, lab, etc. Hospital-wide evening nursing supervisor
Alvin Hospital 06/1994 - 06/1995 Clinical Informatics Implement order entry system and emergency department tracking. Staff nurse relief in emergency department.
University of Texas Medical Branch 03/1992 - 06/1993 Clinical Coordinator Vendor selection for Trauma Center information system. RFP writing for ED system. Open pediatric section in Trauma Center. Staff nurse in Trauma Center (relief).
Texas Childrens Hospital 01/1990 - 03/1992 Clinical Coordinator Emergency Services Pediatric ED manager. Open new ED in new building at TCH. Vendor selection and implementation of ED information system "EmSTAT". Second ED in America with this level of automation. Clinical duties - reported to ED Medical Dir.
University of Texas medical Branch 06/1987 - 01/1990 Supervisor Pediatric Cardiology Clinical Supervisor Pediatric Cardiology. manage pediatric cath lab, exercise lab. Assist cardiologists with procedures. Off hours work as staff nurse in UTMB ED.
Texas Childrens Hospital 01/1987 - 06/1987 Staff Nurse Staff RN Pediatric Intensive Care

PUBLICATIONS
The Complete Guide to Documentation 06/2003 Lippencott Williams & Wilkins Textbook on clinical documentation with focus on emerging technologies in healthcare. Co-authored
5 Keys to Successful Nursing Management 06/2002 Lippencott Williams & Wilkins Textbook covering management skills and suggestions and techiques for leadership development. Co-authored
"Computerizing the Emergency Department" 06/1994 ENA Early introduction of computerized support for emergency departments - national audience
Updated 5/13/2013 - Content Author duyehara