New England Baptist Hospital Clinical Educator Inpatient Services in Boston, Massachusetts

Clinical Educator Inpatient Services

Location:

Boston, MA

Category: Nurse Educator

Department: Nursing Education - 603900

Position Type: Regular

Shift: Day Shift

Hours Per Week: Full time 40 hours per week

FT/PT/PD: Regular

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Supports staff professional development with activities that include planned and real time educational offerings/support to advance clinical practice, certification, life support/emergency preparedness, JC requirements, product roll-outs, mentoring, etc.

  • Responds to changes in nursing practice and develops programs to support those changes.

  • Incorporates principles of adult learning in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of education programs.

  • Conducts needs assessments using a variety of strategic tools.

  • Design, plan, prepare and present materials for use in educational programs for nursing staff inclusive of competency based learning modules.

  • Accessible to clinicians, and puts education plans in place for staff, monitors completion of staff competencies and education programs.

  • Ensures staff demonstrates sound critical thinking skills in ongoing practice.

  • Provides educational opportunities that benefit nurses at all stages of their career development.

  • Supports integration of research into practice, contributes to nursing research and incorporates research findings into program planning.

  • Work collaboratively with education team, managers, interdisciplinary team to support initiatives, central and unit orientation activities and is flexible in meeting needs of department.

  • Works effectively with interdisciplinary team, collaborating with educators from other disciplines. Maintains open and effective communication, resolves issues effectively and promotes a positive work environment.

  • Engages and leads in council, committee and task force work that enhances patient care, outcomes, and satisfaction. Chairs, Co- Chairs Committees.

  • Collaborates with Quality and Patient Safety team to advance regulatory initiatives, quality and patient safety.

  • Collaborates with the interdisciplinary team in the development and implementation of patient care policies, procedures, protocols, guidelines and standards of care.

  • Serves as a role model to promote excellence and safety, mentors and models leadership behavior in the professional practice setting

Requirements:

  • BSN, Master’s Degree

  • RN License, Commonwealth of Massachusetts At least 5 years clinical experience preferred Experience as clinical educator preferred, BLS instructor preferred, BLS required, ACLS preferred, ONC preferred, ANPD preferred Wound Care experience preferred

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