Registered Nurse Clinical Educator Full Time in Tampa, FL at Florida Hospital Tampa

Date Posted: 8/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Job Function
    Patient Care
  • Travel
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Florida Hospital Tampa

Job Description

Work Hours/Shift
Full Time Days 
Florida Hospital Tampa
Our hospital has celebrated many firsts in Tampa’s health care history since we opened our doors in 1968. Today, more than four decades later, Florida Hospital Tampa continues to offer innovative medicine as we elevate health care in the Tampa Bay region.
At Florida Hospital Tampa, our diverse clinical specialties provide world-class health care to our patients. We offer the most trusted, expert care in key specialties including cardiovascular care, neurosciences, orthopedics, women's health, cancer and surgery. Our skilled surgeons not only utilize minimally invasive and robot-assisted procedures, but they are also leaders in improving these advanced techniques.
You will be responsible for:
    • Assesses learning needs of staff in methodical, approved manner.
    • Reports findings of assessments to appropriate personnel.
    • Incorporates findings of assessments into daily activities and program development.
    • Develops evidence-based program or workshop as appropriate.
    • Develops programs for unit or group specific, based on identified educational needs or staff/nursing leadership requests
    • Develops cost saving measure that impacts department or overall nursing budget
    • Develops and implements class or program for advanced assessment training. 
    • Develops and presents poster presentation with research or evidence-based focus.
    • Develops advanced training and programs for Resource Nurses.
    • Develops evidence based protocols.
    • Leads a team or committee in the development of an evidence-based protocol or program, either within area of specialty or organization wide.
    • Utilizes learning theories, behavioral theories, and framework to design or revise staff or patient education.
    • Develops creative educational offering for nursing staff and participates in the implementation.
    • Provides national certification prep classes.
    • Analyzes content of program materials for best-practice or evidence-based practice. 
    • Uses the results of evaluation analysis to make or recommend process or structural changes, including policy, procedure, protocols, or documentation.
    • Proactively intervenes in complex patient situation that requires education, which results in improved patient outcome.
    • Mentors staff and students on unit by providing guidance and support through orientation and integration into the health care team. 
    • Provides consultation for coordination of systems and resources to implement the plan of care for complex patients or patient populations
    • Facilitates unit based or organizational competency validation, specific to cultural/spiritual needs, by developing skill content to be tested or acts as content expert and validates competency.
    • Demonstrates advocacy role at the local, state, or national level.
    • Mentors nurses preparing to take national certification exam.
    • Is involved locally with hospitals or health care organizations that focus on professional growth and development (i.e. HCC Advisory Board, Tampa Bay Consortium, USF Clinical Collaborative).
    • Honor's patient's rights by following privacy guidelines and code of ethics with our patients, physicians, co-workers, and guests. 
    • Demonstrates honesty and fairness in all that they do and accepts accountability for their actions. 
    • Recognize and anticipate the needs of others and go beyond their job to exceed expectations of those we serve.
    • Greets everyone they encounter with a smile, using caring tone during conversations, and makes frequent and appropriate eye contact.
    • Use common courtesy practices such as helping lost individuals, saying please and thank you, and knocking on a patient's door before entering. 
    • Proactively support a culture of safety and quality.
    • Listen respectfully and avoid defensiveness in verbal and non-verbal communication. Exhibit willingness to assist co-workers.
    • Display support in organizational decisions in their communication and actions.  Refrains from gossiping and spreading rumors. 
    • Looks for opportunities to support, recognize and celebrate teamwork
What will you need?
  • Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing with Master’s Degree in Nursing or related specialty area.
  • Five or more years of nursing practice experience.
  • One year of practice in which leadership and teaching competence has been demonstrated.
  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in Florida or Licensure from another state with verification of application and eligibility for Florida licensure by endorsement.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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