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Clinical Nurse Educator, Obstetrics Gyne Unit , St Joseph Hospital, Chicago

Date: Sep 12, 2019

Requisition ID: 67788

Ministry:  Presence St Joseph Hsp Chicago

Location: Presence St Joseph Chicago

Location Address:
2900 North Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL  60657 United States (US)

 

   

Department: 20800125 Obstetrics Gyne Unit SJH 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day
FLSA: E

 

SUMMARY

The Clinical Nurse Educator is a Registered Professional Nurse (RN) that participates within the scope of the Illinois Nurse Practice Act to ensure the delivery of comprehensive, high quality, individualized nursing care, based upon knowledge and experience, the nursing process and leadership skills. Develops and executes plans for employee development and education to improve patient, family, physician, employee satisfaction, quality of care and cost effectiveness.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Conducts and assists learners in the assessment of education needs and identification of outcomes using a variety of strategic tools.
     
  2. Coordinates orientation of new staff to the organization.
     
  3. Develops and coordinates education plans related to initial and ongoing employee competency validation, the development of bedside nurses and to address patient population specific nursing care. Adjusts content and teaching strategies appropriate learner needs.
     
  4. Plans, prepares and maintains materials for use in educational programs for accuracy and relevance to the target audience.
     
  5. Delivers competence based programs for nursing staff with a focus upon improvement of skills and retention of knowledge. Evaluates the effectiveness of educational programming. Provides information to document effectiveness of role as a staff development educator.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

 

Education and/or Experience                                                              

Graduate from an accredited nursing program required. Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or related field required. Minimum three years of clinical experience required.

 

Master’s degree in Nursing preferred.

Strong and effective organizational and communication skills required.

 

Computer Skills                                                          

Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook required. Experience in EPIC, Meditech, and NetLearning required.

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Registered Nurse with a current Illinois License required. BLS certification is required.

 

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Life Support (PALS), Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) etc. are preferred unit specific certifications. Certification in area of specialty is preferred.

 

This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned.

 

Business Unit: Presence St Joseph Hsp Chicago

Job FunctionNursing 

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Clinic, Nursing, EMR, Pediatric, Registered Nurse, Healthcare