If you are an energetic Nurse Educator who enjoys being part of a collaborative and talented team then a rewarding career with Northeast Georgia Health System is where you want to be!
NURSE EDUCATOR OPERATING ROOM GAINESVILLE
Are you an OR nurse that have previous experience in mentorship or education within a Hospital setting or Surgery Center looking to take that next step in their career?
There's ton of growth at Northeast Georgia Health System! We are a Level II Trauma Center & due to an internal promotion, we're looking for an OR Educator to help foster the growth of our existing OR nurses and robust PeriOp101 Program for new grads & experienced nurses.
ESSENTIAL TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Interested candidates must coordinate, elevate and resolves problems & conflicts as they occur. He/She provides continuing education both formally and informally and is accountable for Clinical Staff development.
The Nurse Educator assists in the advancement of the professional practice environment by communicating the NGHS nursing strategic direction and focusing on activities that support the nursing strategic direction.
Promotes and establishes criteria for the delivery of quality Nursing care.
Support for VOICE and the NDNQI quality teams including coaching team members in their professional participation.
Responsible for unit based skills and competency oversight along with facilitate and support orientation activities with expert knowledge of a specific patient population.
Proficient in providing and managing complex patient care; implementing patient and family teaching; and facilitating learn experiences for staff and students and assisting in the orientation of new staff.
Provides direct patient care as needed. Assists other like units as indicated with educational needs.
This position will care for patients in the adolescent, adult, and geriatric age groups.
Employee performs clinical duties in accordance with population specific guidelines and adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as outlined in policy and procedures.
Assists with overall clinical governance and other projects as assigned.
REPORTS TO: Director/Executive Director or Facility CNO
TEAM APPROACH: Getting help as needed from the team to support the training necessary for this growing division.
SURGERIES: 23 State of the art Operating Rooms that handle a variety of surgeries: Orthopedic, Neurology, Spine, Cardiac & Robotic
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Three years of direct care RN nursing experience with a minimum of two years of Operating Room nursing in an acute care facility
Master's Degree of Nursing preferred
Previous staff development & education experience preferred
One year scrub experience preferred
More Awards and Accolades.
Ranked in the Top 10% in the nation by CareChex for Stroke Care, Cancer Care, Pneumonia Care and Surgical Care, the System is the recipient of numerous accolades including:
Georgia's #1 Surgery Hospital by CareChex
Georgia's #1 Heart Hospital by CareChex - 12 years in a row
Georgia's #1 Women's Hospital by CareChex
Georgia's #1 Pulmonary Hospital
One of Metro Atlanta's Top Workplaces for the 7th year in a row
The Blue Ridge Mountains are less than a 30-minute drive and Lake Sidney Lanier is next door. Whatever setting suits your mood, you'll find it right here.
Atlanta, with its abundance of sports including the Atlanta Braves, Hawks, Falcons, and Georgia Swarm, as well as entertainment attractions, is less than an hour to the south.
We value diversity and always hire equally and equitably.
Northeast Georgia Health System