Strategic Plan for TTUHSC El Paso

TTUHSC El Paso Mission Statement

The mission of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso is to improve the lives of people in our State and our community by focusing on the unique health care needs of socially and culturally diverse border populations through excellence in integrated education, research, and patient care.

TTUHSC El Paso Goals and Objectives

1.1 Increase student enrollment in targeted academic programs

1.2 Develop and enhance academic programs that target health-related education

1.3 Effectively assess student learning outcomes for each academic program

1.4 Provide appropriate, state-of-the-art technology to promote equitable learning experiences for all students

1.5 Enhance opportunities for inter-professional education across all TTUHSC El Paso schools and disciplines

1.6 Provide effective, institution-wide academic and student support services

1.7 Consistently emphasize diversity as a key component of higher education and health-related training programs

1.8 Continue plans to establish a school of dental medicine

2.1 Recruit, develop and retain qualified faculty who enhance the reputation of the university

2.2 Recruit, develop, and retain qualified staff who enhance the reputation of the university

2.3 Recruit a diverse population of qualified employees

3.1 Conduct focused clinical, translational and educational research

3.2 Increase opportunities for externally funded research

3.3 Promote collaborative research among faculty within the TTU System

3.4 Provide appropriate resources to facilitate effective and efficient research

4.1 Improve access to quality health care in targeted populations

4.2 Develop and enhance programs that promote health education

4.3 Provide leadership in the development of partnerships to improve community health

4.4 Enrich student services across the TTUHSC El Paso community

5.1 Operate and maintain a physical environment conducive to education, research, and patient care

5.2 Maintain appropriate technology to promote effective operations

5.3 Maintain financial stability through efficient management of fiscal resources and fundraising efforts

5.4 Engage in an ongoing process of data-driven, continuous improvement

5.5 Maintain appropriate internal and external communication with key constituents

5.6 Maintain ongoing compliance with local, state, and federal rules and regulations, as well as programmatic and regional accreditation standards

2015-2020 TTUHSC El Paso Strategic Plan