HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Educator (Surgical Services) - Days in Round Rock, Texas

St. David’s Round Rock Medical Centeris part ofSt. David’s HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized with aMalcolm Baldrige National Quality Awardin 2014. With 171 beds, the hospital’s comprehensive services include advanced cardiac care at the Heart Hospital of Austin at St. David's Round Rock—the first specialized cardiac facility in Williamson County—with the only Hybrid Operating Room (OR) in the county; as well as emergency services in a 24-hour emergency department, including advanced trauma care with a Level II Trauma Center; St. David's Urgent Care Round Rock; and St. David's Emergency Center in Cedar Park. St. David’s Round Rock Medical Center is also known for providing advanced orthopedic and robotic services, among other complex specialties. In 2016, the hospital received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence fromHealthgradesand also earned a national distinction for patient safety fromThe Leapfrog Group.

POSITION SUMMARY The Clinical Nurse Educator participates as a member of the health care team in the orientation of new staff and identification, assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of educational needs for department specific staff members.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE Required: Bachelor's degree in Nursing. A minimum of five years clinical experience in specialty area.

Preferred: Master's degree in Nursing.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATES Required: Licensed in the state of Texas as RN. AHA BLS at time of hire. AHA ACLS w/in 1 year of hire.

Preferred: Certification in nursing specialty.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP Reports to: Director, Clinical Practice

Positions supervised: Clinical aspects of care delivered by RNs and LVNs.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES Sets priorities and makes decisions of a complex nature. Interfaces directly with physicians, staff, patients and family members, as well as other health team members throughout the St. David’s Healthcare Partnership. Maintains confidentiality of patient’s medical record. Ensures availability of education programs to comply with JCAHO, hospital and department requirements. Must be self-directed and highly motivated. Must have expertise in interpersonal relations, leadership and problem solving. Must be able to utilize the principles of adult learning. Regular and predictable attendance is required. May be required to care for patients of all ages throughout the lifespan. Must be able to demonstrate understanding of national patient safety initiatives by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures as required by both HCA and Round Rock Medical Center.

Job: *Education Training & Professional Development

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Educator (Surgical Services) - Days

Location: Texas-Round Rock-Round Rock Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06240-53061