Clinical Nurse Specialist/Educator

Employer
Riverside Health System (Virginia)
Location
Tappahannock, VA
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Category Nursing Facility RIVERSIDE TAPPAHANNOCK HOSP Department NURSING ADMINISTRATION Schedule Full Time Shift Day Shift Hours 8:30a - 5p Job Details We currently have a full time Clinical Nurse Specialist/Educator opportunity at our Riverside Tappahannock Hospital! Riverside Tappahannock Hospital, we strive every day to earn your trust with state-of-the-art medical care, compassionate professionals and concern for the community we serve. You'll find a wide variety of services available, ranging from traditional hospital care to intensive care to home care. Our affiliation with Riverside Health System, an extensive network of healthcare services, allows us to bring physician specialists and a level of technology not usually available in a hospital of our size. Our 67-bed facility cares primarily for citizens in the Tappahannock area; a bedroom community of Richmond. As a non-profit hospital dedicated to serving the needs of the community, the hospital relies upon a volunteer Board of Directors to chart the future course of the hospital. For more information please visit www.riversideonline.com/rth The Clinical Nurse Specialist/Educator is responsible for the development and implementation of efficient and effective programs for competency validation, continuing education, workforce development and patient education. Programs are based on the principles of evidenced based practice and adult learning. This individual is responsible for collaborating with facility leaders and nurse leadership team to achieve best practices, educational excellence and implementation of current health system initiatives. Educational Requirements: BSN degree required. Master's Degree in Nursing Preferred. Coursework in Adult Education preferred. License / Certification Requirements: RN by the State of Virginia or compact state. Must have current ACLS and BLS certifications required. Specialty Certification as Nurse Educator highly desired. Experience Requirements: Minimum of 5 years RN experience in Acute Care Setting required. Previous/current experience as educator within hospital setting preferred. Hours: Monday - Friday; 8:30am - 5:00pm