Clinical Nurse Educator
Full Time, Days - Mon-Fri, 7:30am-4pm, occasional off-shifts & weekends when needed
Sellersville, PA 18960
Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
The Clinical Nurse Educator provides staff education for professional, technical and ancillary personnel in the Nursing departments. The Clinical Nurse Educator provides orientation for new staff, in-service education and continuing education programs while serving as a resource. The Clinical Nurse Educator is administratively responsible for planning, developing, implementing and evaluating Pennsylvania State Nurses Association (PSNA) continuing education activities by Grand View Health.
Assesses the education and skill needs of Nursing department personnel for their proper level (manager, RN, LPN, CA, QA, C&QA, Patient Transporter, MT).
Provides both formal and informal educational opportunities for staff and management.
Facilitates and coordinates a yearly learning-needs assessment as a guide for supplying educational programs or skill sessions.
Serves as a nurse planner and is a permanent planning committee member for all PSNA CEU activities of the hospital.
Participates in the counseling of nursing staff when such counseling applies to clinical skills and educational endeavors.
Evaluates progress of orientees to ensure competency by direct observation; consultation with the preceptor; and written evaluation based on competency statements, skill lists and written tests.
Participates in quality management and standards of care activities.
Guides managers and staff in making clinical decisions based on clinical literature and research findings.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Bachelor's degree in Nursing and over 3-5 years of nursing experience required.
Master's degree in Nursing preferred.
Registered Nurse in PA – licensed, upon hire, required.
Basic Life Support (BLS) upon hire required.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) upon hire preferred.
Grand View Health is an equal opportunity employer.
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