Clinical Educator - Nursing Administration - Mount Carmel West - Full Time
Mount Carmel Health System
March 14, 2018
Job ID: 00056814
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Schedule: Full time
Department: OH1MH_60503_002 Nursing Admin: Central Nursing
Expected Weekly Hours: 40
Shift: Day Shift
At Mount Carmel, we're committed to making a meaningful difference in the lives of our patients and communities. Our colleagues â“ people like you â“ share our passion for always going above and beyond to provide the highest standards of care.
Job Description Details:
Our professional nurses are truly the heart and soul of Mount Carmel. It is their resilience, humility and determination that drive positive patient outcomes. To support you, Mount Carmel provides continuous opportunities for personal balance, professional opportunity and clinical growth. Our culture of shared governance and collaboration creates an environment that puts the focus on what's truly important â“ our patients and the communities we serve.
The Clinical Educator, within the scope of the Ohio Nurse Practice Act, functions within the standards, policies, procedures and guidelines of the organization. The Clinical Educator provides consultation and education to patients, families, staff and physicians regarding the care of patients, assumes a leadership role in issues relating to patient care and acts as a change agent to support institutional initiatives pertaining to the care of patients.
Assesses the learning needs of associates within patient care settings in order to plan, organize, coordinate and participate in development and/or teaching of programs to meet those identified needs
Consults with the manager regarding patient and staff clinical issues and assists with recommendations
Acts as a resource for staff regarding critical thinking, equipment use and problem solving regarding clinical situations
Develops, reviews, and revises standards of care, policies, procedures, practice guidelines, and protocols of care to reflect current evidence based practice and changing technology
Promotes, participates in, or conducts on-going research in clinical practice.
Coordinates the orientation of new staff members
Acts as a resource person for staff members in developing, completing and publishing clinical research.
Master's degree in Nursing from an accredited institution
Current licensure to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Ohio; Professional certification preferred
Minimum of 3-5 years recent experience in area of specialization preferred
Effective Communication Skills
Demonstrates leadership and teaching experience
Demonstrates ability to function as an interdisciplinary team member and able to manage stressful situations
At Mount Carmel, we invest in your success. You'll work alongside talented colleagues to advance patient-centered care every day. Join us in our mission to transform the lives of those we serve.
Mount Carmel and all its affiliates are proud to be equal opportunity employers. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation or physical ability.
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