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AdventHealth RN Clinical Educator AHCT - FT Days in Killeen, Texas

Description

RN Clinical Educator - AdventHealth Central Texas

Location Address: 2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen, TX 76549

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Central Texas, Killeen, TX

  • Our care for patients extend to the spiritual level by praying with patients and families and providing on call, 24 hours, 7 days a week Chaplains for spiritual support.

  • Award winning facility with opportunities to grow both professionally and personally working with great individuals, part of a bigger team that continues to build a world-class culture where you become family.

  • Extraordinary benefits to include tuition reimbursement and on-campus classes.

  • Cost of living is 20 percent lower than the national average

  • Largest school district in the area, with more than 50 elementary, middle, high school, and specialized campuses to choose from

  • Surrounded close to Ft. Hood, Copperas Cove, to Belton and Lampasas with plenty of restaurants, shopping and other family fun events.

  • Miles of scenic trails and parks available for recreational activity

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time / Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • DEVELOPS, EDUCATES, AND EVALUATES CLINICAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS

  • Integrates the philosophy and objectives of Metroplex Adventist Health System in the framework of educational activities.

  • Collaborates with other Educators/Super Users to develop appropriate teaching opportunities for staff.

  • Knowledgeable in all aspects of Cerner as it relates to nursing and ancillary staff.

  • Demonstrates principles of adult learning and appropriate educational methodologies in program design as evidenced by program outlines and learning modules.

  • PROVIDES EDUCATION OF NURSING STAFF/HEALTHCARE PERSONNEL

  • Plans and develops educational programs for clinical staff based upon identified needs and stated objectives as documented in needs assessments, committee reports and verbal and written requests, coordinating with the Director of Clinical Informatics.

  • Collaborates with management and staff to identify and assess clinical learning needs.

  • Provides support for internships and orientation programs to effectively develop a competent practice environment.

  • Identifies and clearly communicates gaps in staff knowledge and/or competency to the

  • PARTICIPATES IN PERFORMANCE IMPROVEMENT ACTIVITIES TO ENHANCE AND OPTIMIZE CLINICAL PRACTICE

  • Initiates and actively participates in departmental quality improvement.

  • Works in collaboration with the Director and Manager of supported units to assist with staff meetings to ensure updates/changes are disseminated.

  • Monitors and reports staff compliance with specific initiatives as well as timely follow up with new staff to identify deficiencies.

  • Activity participates in assigned committee(s), manages special projects such as new project implementation training.

  • Uses critical thinking skills to project potential problems and solutions in training and data management.

  • Performs other position appropriate duties as required in a competent, professional and courteous manner.

  • Manages multiple projects and tasks simultaneously, maintaining a positive attitude and customer focus.

Qualifications

What you will need:

  • Licensed by the State of Texas Board of Nursing.

  • 5 years of hospital nursing, including experience in specialty area for which employee is responsible.

  • Highly skilled operating all Microsoft Office applications, Internet, and the EHR (Cerner) preferred.

  • BLS from the AHA.

Job Summary:

This competent level Registered Nurse is responsible for staff development and for clinical staff training under the supervision of the Director of Clinical Informatics / Clinical Education This is done with respect to the team approach and with the assurance of a safe and comfortable staff and patient environment while recognizing and ensuring rights of each individual. This care is consistent with the hospital accountabilities, Standards of Practice and in support of the Nursing Service and patient care goals. Actual roles and tasks may vary depending upon the unit or department assigned.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Central Texas

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Central Texas

Req ID: 21036601

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.