Education Specialist, Registered Nurse (RN, Intermediate Care and Telemetry Services
AHC White Oak Medical CenterIf you are a current Adventist HealthCare employee, please click this link to apply through your Workday account.White Oak Medical Center seeks to hire an experienced Education Specialist, Intermediate Care and Telemetry Services, Registered Nurse (RN) for our Professional Development and Practice Department, who will embrace our mission to extend God's care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual healing. The Nurse Education Specialist reports directly to the Director of Professional Development and Practice and is responsible for facilitating the professional development and lifelong learning activities of nurses to enhance their professional competence and role performance (ANA, NNSPO, 2010). The Education Specialist is responsible for managing overall professional development programs, providing relevant education to nurses, maintaining and enhancing clinical competence, fostering a positive outlook on lifelong learning, directing the development of educational activities and planning programs that increase breadth and depth of nurses' knowledge. The Education Specialist demonstrates professionalism at all times and is an integral part of the nursing leadership team, representing their department at all levels of the organization* Educate patients and family through the continuum of care while striving to advance your own knowledge and skills.* Demonstrate professionalism, adhere to ANA standards of practice, and exemplify the Adventist HealthCare values as they fulfill our nursing mission and vision.* Utilize equipment and technology correctly, delegate non-nursing duties appropriately to maximize efficiency and effectiveness Qualifications include:* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a minimum of a Bachelor's Degree required, MSN preferred * Valid Maryland RN license required* Active American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification and ACLS required* 5 years of current Clinical Specialty in Critical CareAt Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:* Work life balance through non rotating shifts* Recognition and rewards for professional expertise* Free Employee parking* Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and 3 year vesting)* 100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare facilities* 100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copayAs a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in Montgomery County.If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference.Work Schedule:Full-time days; 40 hours per weekTobacco and Drug StatementTobacco 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 and drug use.While some jurisdictions, including Maryland, permit the use of marijuana for medical purposes, marijuana continues to be classified as an illegal drug under the federal Controlled Substances Act. As a result, medical marijuana use will not be accepted as a valid explanation for a positive drug test result.Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine) and marijuana. Those testing positive 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 OpportunityAdventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to attracting, engaging, and developing the best people to cultivate our mission-centric culture. Our goal is to have a welcoming, equitable, and safe place to work and grow for all employees, no matter their background. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.