DEPARTMENT: SJH - 6 North.
Duties: The Clinical Nurse Educator role will be utilized to improve the overall quality of care within the Medical/Surgical unit. This job will help prepare the nursing staff through education, certification and the incorporation of research for the future. The clinical educator will focus on clinical education, improving performance measures, engaging staff and ensuring annual competencies are competed to meet the needs of the unit and improve overall care of patients. The Clinical Nurse Educator utilizes the novice to expert model, in conjunction with current evidence based standards of practice to ensure new graduate nurses are fully oriented and competent upon completion of the orientation period.
Requirements: Bachelors in Nursing is required. Masters in Education and or Nursing is preferred. Minimum of 3 years experience in Medical/Surgical is required. More than 5 years experience in Medical/Surgical preferred. National certification is required. Professional Licesnse in State of Pratcice is required.