Health Education Specialilst

Allegheny Health Network - Jefferson Hills, PA

Full-time
Company :
Allegheny Health Network

Job Description :GENERAL OVERVIEW:
Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the educational activities for the assigned area(s) and participating in meeting the educational needs for assigned area(s).

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Plans, develops, implements and evaluates educational programs and utilizes methods, measurements and tools to evaluate achievement of learning goals. (30%)
Works in collaboration with leadership and staff to facilitate and implement quality and performance improvement initiatives. (30%)
Serves as an educational consultant for leadership and staff in areas of program development, clinical practice, regulatory compliance, professional development, and other assigned committee work. (25%)
Participates in the coordination and continuity of orientation programs. (10%)
Conducts and analyzes formal and informal learning needs with leadership and staff. Develops and implements annual competency and education plan(s). (5%)
Performs other duties as assigned or required, including direct patient care.

QUALIFICATIONS:
Minimum

Master's Degree in Nursing, Education or relevant field
Current PA licensure as an RN
2 years relevant clinical experience and two years education/training experience
Med/Surg and/or Telemetry experience required
Preferred

CPR instructor certification
Certification in area of specialty
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