PROVIDES CLINICAL EDUCATION AND EVALUATION TO NURSING AND PATIENT CARE STAFF AND FACILITATES EVIDENCED-BASED RESEARCH WITHIN A SPECIALIZED AREA OF NURSING. COLLABORATES WITH MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS TO INCORPORATE NURSING PROCESSES INTO THE PLAN OF CARE FOR A SPECIALIZED GROUP OF PATIENTS. PERFORMS DIRECT SPECIALTY NURSING SERVICES TO PATIENTS AS REQUIRED, ENSURING ADHERENCE TO JOINT COMMISSION STANDARDS AND ALL RELATED HSC POLICIES, PROCEDURES, AND GUIDELINES.
Provides educational leadership to care providers to enhance specialized patient care within established clinical protocols.
Assists patients and caregivers with educational needs, problem resolution, and health management across the continuum of care.
Collaborates with medical providers, patient care staff, and unit management in the planning, implementation, and delivery of educational curricula.
Initiates clinical skills development programs within the parameters of established clinical and preceptorship models; monitors trends and implements educational strategies to ensure compliance with quality standards and parameters.
Provides direct specialized nursing services to an assigned group of patients, providing specialized patient care within nursing protocols and assisting in the performance of all related nursing duties.
Develops patient care policies and procedures, incorporating evidenced-based research and national standards; consults with and serves as a clinical resource for unit management to ensure quality patient care.
Educates technical and patient care staff in the use of new equipment, supplies, and instruments; coordinates in-service training and workshops for appropriate staff.
Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies; promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
What it takes to work with us in this position
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
MASTER’S DEGREE IN NURSING EDUCATION OR RELATED FIELD.
MINIMUM 5 YEARS IN A NURSE EDUCATOR/CLINICAL EDUCATOR POSITION