HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Educator (RN) in Kingwood, Texas

_Kingwood Medical Center – Kingwood, Texas_

_RN Clinical Educator_.

Serving North Harris, East Montgomery and Liberty Counties for more than 20 years, Kingwood Medical Center’s commitment to providing patients with quality healthcare close to home has never been stronger.



*POSITION SUMMARY: *


This position has the responsibility of supporting the mission of the hospital which is to show commitment to the care and improvement of human life by striving to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare services to our community. In this position you will: Functions in the role of staff educator, patient educator, and staff resource in the Medical-Surgical area of nursing. Working with other members of the clinical education team, the educator assesses the educational needs and competencies of nursing staff and develops, schedules, coordinates, and conducts educational programming for new and existing staff within service area. In this role the educator provides clinical supervision and evaluation of patient care related to specialty or service line and actively facilitates and influences direct care by advancing the practice skills and knowledge of the direct care providers.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Promotes clinical competency through educational development of the staff. 2. Coordinates unit level educational activities. 3. Participates in the healthcare education process of patients and family. 4. Conducts, participates in, facilitates, and utilizes research to foster evidence-based practice. 5. Promotes professional development. 6. Maintain current with changes and leading practices in specialty area of clinical practice. 7. Instruct nursing staff in areas such as the assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of disability, illness, management, technology, or resources. 8. Work with other clinical educators to maximize resources for students, new grads, new hires and experienced nurses. 9. Promotes social learning through various avenues of learning delivery methods throughout the employee life cycle.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:


*Minimum Education and Training:*

Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing BSN required Masters preferred _*Minimum Work Experience:*_ Three (3) or more recent years of direct patient care in the clinical area assigned Two (2) years experience as an educator

Title: Clinical Educator (RN)

Location: Texas-Kingwood-Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood

Requisition ID: 03198-70564