Clinical Nurse Educator Med Surg 8/12/2016

Northside Hospital Atlanta, GA

Company
Northside Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
68727
AJE Ref #
575861022
Location
Atlanta, GA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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CLINICAL NURSE EDUCATOR MED SURG

Job ID #: 68727
Job Category: RN-Other Specialties
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift: Day
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posted Date: August 11, 2016 Back to Search Results



Imagine a place where you can improve lives every day this place is Northside Hospital. Join our team of medical professionals who offer a lifetime of care. As Georgia s Most Preferred Hospital in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years, we are the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We currently seek dynamic, skilled people to join our team of talented, award-winning staff. If you are a qualified, committed professional and are ready to work in a compassionate and innovative team environment, Northside is the place for you. Start your journey with us today!

FACILITY OVERVIEW
Northside Hospital-Atlanta provides compassionate care for all stages of life and serves as a market leader in Women s Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery and Cancer Care. We are proud to be voted Atlanta s Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs for more than 16 years. As a 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital, we are committed to balancing clinical excellence with compassionate care and are dedicated to providing a Lifetime of Care to our community. Join our team and start making a difference with us today!

SERVICE AREA OVERVIEW
Northside Hospital is highly respected throughout metro Atlanta for its state-of-the-art imaging services and is ranked No. 1 by Atlanta consumers. Northside was the first in Atlanta to offer breast tomosynthesis, also known as 3D mammography, the latest tool in the fight against breast cancer, and is designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology. Northside s vast network of convenient imaging centers offers a comprehensive array of advanced technology in a variety of subspecialties, including women s imaging, pediatric imaging, cancer, neuroradiology, orthopedics and interventional radiology. Each center offers a dedicated team of board-certified, specialty trained radiologists, leading-edge technology and a caring compassionate staff that is committed to patient safety and comfort.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Serves as a role model of excellence in nursing knowledge and clinical practice. Develop and provide clinical educational programs across Northside Hospital System based on identified need in a cost effective manner. Scope of responsibility includes system wide clinical education programs, orientation, internships, in-services, and computer based learning modules.

This person will work within the Patient Care Education Department on system wide education issues and will also work with Interns and Nursing Schools regarding training and orientation for new RN s coming to the Northside campuses.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Utilizes adult learning principles in the planning, development, delivery, and evaluation of a of education programs * Serves on planning committees to assist in the development of education programs. * Maintain current knowledge in clinical practice to support program development and delivery. * Assist unit clinicians in the development clinical education programs. * Maintains current knowledge of cutting edge education models to delivery education. * Assist with the development and teaching of the preceptor development program. * Provide clinical rounding and support for interns and students. * Collaborates with clinical unit leaders in the development of unit preceptors. * Serves as a resource in the development of ANCC continuing education applications. * Participates in student placement program, evaluation, and support. * Plans and provide in-services to support implementation of new equipment, programs, and processes. * Proficient in computerized documentation processes. * Participates in unit competency training.
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Provide quality improvement assessments, reports, and recommendations as needed.

Medical Surgical Educator

* Participates in competency training * Assist in development and teaching of Med Education program * Patient Care Tech education and competency * Preceptor program

Flexibility in hours and travel to sites per the needs of the department.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Required: Bachelors in Nursing from an accredited school of nursing. Three (3) years experience in clinical area. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). ) Preferred: Certification in Nursing Specialty

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes

WORK HOURS: 8a-4:30p

WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: No

ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No

Why choose Northside* Northside supports our employees professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside s team!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.