Clinical Educator - Med/Surg

Location
Mary Catherine Bunting Center-MCMCB, MD, Baltimore
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Oct 15, 2017
Specialty
Education, Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Nurse Educator provides education and direct expert clinical care to support consistent, evidence-based, outcome-focused, culturally sensitive, developmentally appropriate care for a specific population of patients across all clinical areas at Mercy Medical Center.

Requirements
Required:

Must have graduated from an accredited nursing school and successfully completed the State Board of Nursing Licensure Exam
BSN preferred
RN License - Must be licensed to practice in Maryland or must be able to obtain a Maryland license based on timeframe of licensing board.
Healthcare Provider Level CPR
One (1) year of current clinical experience.
Must obtain the following CEU's (Continuing Education Credits) per year: Clinical Nurse I: 10 CEU's -Clinical Nurse II: 20 CEU's -Clinical Nurse III: 25 CEU's -Clinical Nurse IV: 30 CEU's
Must be willing to participate in Mercy's support of local, national and international communities by providing community service hours as described below which is based on the position the nurse is hired into: -Clinical Nurse I: None -Clinical Nurse II: Minimum of 4 hours year -Clinical Nurse III: Minimum of 8 hours per year -Clinical Nurse IV: Minimum of 8 hours per year and will also be required to lead community outreach project.
Specialty Certifications: - Calvert Ambulatory: - ACLS within 1 year of hire or transfer; - PACU, ICU, Cath Lab, Angiography, Lung Center - ACLS within 1 year of hire or within 6 months of transfer, within 1 year of transfer for ICU; - ED: - ACLS within 1 year of hire (new grad) or within 6 months if experienced -ED or Critical Care RN, within 6 months of transfer; -PEDS UrgiCare: - PALS or ENPC within 1 year of hire (new grad), or within 6 months if experienced ED or Critical Care RN, within 6 months of transfer; -Mother/Baby, Labor & Delivery: - NRP within 6 months of hire or transfer; -NICU: - NRP within 1 year of hire or transfer; -OP Chemo: - MMC Chemotherapy Administration Certification at time of hire or transfer.
Must be computer literate.
Must be able to read, write, and speak the English language in an understandable manner.
Must be able to work independently and possess the ability to make independent decisions when circumstances warrant such action.
Must possess the ability to effectively communicate and deal tactfully with other personnel, visitors, patients, physicians, customers, and the general public.
Must be flexible, have personal integrity, and the ability to function effectively as a team member
Must be able to follow written and oral instructions.