NURSE EDUCATOR - PERIOPERATIVE SERVICES

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POST DATE 9/17/2016
END DATE 10/17/2016

Texoma Medical Center DENISON, TX

Company
Texoma Medical Center
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
204811
AJE Ref #
576205568
Location
DENISON, TX
Job Type
Regular
Education
Associates Degree

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Description:
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the
nation's largest and most respected health care
management companies, operating through its subsidiaries
acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and
ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS
subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The
UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health
care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a
strong franchise based on exceptional service and
effective cost control. Our success comes from a
responsive management style and a service philosophy
based on integrity, competence and compassion.
Texoma Medical Center, a 351-bed healthcare system has
been providing quality health care to the residents of
North Texas and Southern Oklahoma since 1965. Our main
campus is located in Denison, Texas, approximately one
hour north of the Dallas/Fort Worth area and just south
of the Texas/Oklahoma border. In addition, we have
numerous facilities in locations throughout the Texoma
region.
Since 1965, TMC has forged a special relationship with
the people of North Texas and Southern Oklahoma. Texoma
residents have come to depend on TMC to meet a spectrum
of physical, mental and spiritual needs. TMC has
responded with unique services to provide the kind of
sophisticated, experienced care that was once was
available only in major metropolitan areas. We offer
major specialty services including open heart surgery
and neurosurgery. Advanced resources such as certified
trauma care support TMC's role as a regional specialty
center.
Position Summary: Directs the development, planning,
implementation, and evaluation of the educational
experiences for UHS personnel in Perioperative Services.
Responsible for the development and the oversight of
educational initiatives for Perioperative staff RN s and
techs. Promotes the provision of the highest quality of
patient care within the scope of the Perioperative
Services standards of care. Responsible for presenting
and organizing mock codes, drills, and annual competency
overview, as well as maintenance of accurate Policy &
Procedures. Collaborates with all hospital personnel and
other resources to establish organizational research and
educational short and long-term goals. Conducts the
Perioperative Services Internship and new hire classes.
Requirements:
Must be a Registered Nurse with a valid Texas license
and at least five (5) years Clinical / Management /
Education experience.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred. If not, must
obtain within two years of hire.
Current AHA CPR required on hire. Must obtain CNOR,
ACLS, and PALS within 90 days of employment. AORN
membership required within one year of employment. Must
possess communication skills necessary to work
effectively with all levels of personnel in the
healthcare setting, Knowledge of surgical procedures in
order to anticipate surgical equipment, instrumentation,
supply needs, and to function as clinical staff
Must possess excellent oral and written communication
skills and demonstrate team leadership. Must have the
ability to problem solve and think critically. Must
possess creative teaching methodology and design to
facilitate adult learning needs. Knowledge base of
teaching and learning theories, curriculum design, test
measurement, evaluation and research. Proficient in
Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.