Permanent - Operating Room Educator - California
Chico, California | Permanent
The Clinical Educator, together with organizational leaders, will be responsible for welcoming new staff and will oversee onboarding for specialty areas. He/She will provide support to direct patient care staff, assist with high risk patient care in complex situations, and maintain a regular presence in clinical areas for bedside teaching, consultation, observation and collaboration. He/She will oversee competency verification coordination for assigned specialty areas as well as conduct, coordinate, and participate in specialty orientation classes/programs as needed. He/She will participate in continuing specialty education and mandatory education programs such as ACLS, PALS, NRP, as well as design and oversee specialty learning plans for employees with identified educational needs. He/She will participate in global educational programs and regulatory compliance training. He/She will collaborate with one another on projects, assuring housewide distribution of information and prevent duplication of efforts. The Clinical Educator will provide service to their specialty areas in collaboration with the Education Center. There will be educational service provided for all shifts, shared between the educators in their specialty areas. In conjunction with the night shift nurse mentor, education will be visible and available for night shift at scheduled times.
EDUCATION / TRAINING / EXPERIENCE:
Three years of acute Nursing experience (at least two of these years must be specific to the assigned unit) *exception to this is for the Radiology specific Educator
(Radiology specific) Three years of acute nursing experience in a critical care setting or area where procedures using procedural sedation are being used.
Bachelor of Science in nursing
LICENSES / CERTIFICATIONS:
Current licensure with the California Board of Registered Nursing
Current CPR recognition
Current Chemo certification (Oncology focus only)
Current PALS certification (Pediatric focus only)
Current NIH Stroke Scale certification (Med/Neuro focus only)
Current ACLS certification (Critical Care focus only)
Desired for Specialty of Unit:
National certification in area(s) of expertise (i.e., CCRN, ATCN, CNRN, OCN, AWHONN)
SKILLS / KNOWLEDGE / ABILITIES:
Must demonstrate technical competence, professional clinical judgment, and sensitivity for the patient, family and staff in crisis. Must be able to maintain strict confidentiality at all times. Must have the ability to coach, mentor and provide training to staff. Must have excellent organizational skills. Must be able to fulfill the essential functions of the position.
This position is responsible for age-related, physiological, emotional and cognitive needs of the following age groups of patients: Pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric.
Revisions to the job description, accountabilities and measures may be required due to patient care needs and /or efficient operation of the Medical Center. You will be advised in writing of any changes. It is also understood that the job description is not all-inclusive and you may be required to perform other related duties.
I have read and understand this job description and agree to fulfill the accountabilities and performance measures as described.
Compension: $99, 000 - $110, 000
Apply Below or Call (917) 546-7214
Born in Queens, New York, Brayan Orzo is a lead RN recruiter at Tact Medical Staffing. Always dressed for success in his stylish suits and ties, his vision to succeed, and his work ethics; all make part of what makes Brayan such an important part of the team. His colleagues and nurses enjoy his company because apart from making them laugh insanely hard, he gives off an energy that makes others find comfort and trustworthiness in him. You can tell him anything and he will always be there to listen, understand, and at times give great advice. Did I mention, he is hilarious! Outside the office, Brayan spends most his time with his beautiful baby girl, who he is very proud of and adores! He enjoys going out and experiencing everything NYC has to offer! Always smiling and purposeful, Brayan Orzo is proud to work with you!