Life Support Educ Specialist

Rockville, MD
Aug 23, 2018
Sep 19, 2018
Customer Service
Full Time
Support Center

If you are a current Adventist HealthCare employee, please click this link to apply through your Workday account. Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
•\tCurrent BLS certification
•\tCurrent ACLS and PALS instructor certification
•\tCurrent healthcare provider licensure
•\tProficient computer skills: Windows environment, Outlook, internet
•\tAdvanced knowledge and experience with use of MS Word; Excel; PowerPoint, LMS
•\tExcellent organizational and time management skills
•\tExcellent customer service skills
•\tExcellent critical thinking skills
•\tPositive thinker and ability to communicate clearly in a teaching environment
Education and Experience:
•\tBS in healthcare field, RN preferred
•\tAt least five years' experience in clinical specialty area
•\tAt least 2 years' experience as instructor in healthcare or life support
Work Schedule:

Principle duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Develops curricula and agendas for AHA courses taught at AHC
  • Utilizes adult learning theory to ensure a positive learning environment
  • Adheres to and stays abreast of organizational policies and procedures; is a resource to others in department and organization
  • Identifies professional practice gaps and learning needs
  • Facilitates robust certification program in LMS to track employee certifications
  • Adheres to professional guidelines for practice asuch as American Heart Association, ANCC, ANA and follows best practice guidelines
  • Facilitates AHA courses taught; ACLS, PALS, and BLS as needed
  • Collaborates with education and quality professionals at all AHC entities to develop continuous quality improvement in regards to CPR and mock codes
  • Maintains interdepartmental and inter-professional collaboration to enhance auditing activities in regards to CPR and mock codes
  • Evaluates outcomes related to CPR needs at AHC entities
  • Role models positive customer service behaviors
  • Conducts systematic inventory management and maintains par levels and optimal use of all equipment and supplies
  • Resolves conflicts effectively, prioritizes tasks and manages deadlines in spite of multiple demands.

Work Schedule will include:

  • Scheduled classes Sunday - Friday, per Life Support Administration.

Tobacco Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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