WellStar Health System RN Clinical Educator Cardiac Medical CHF in Marietta, Georgia

Job Title:

RN Clinical Educator Cardiac Medical CHF

Job ID:

KH-1089335

City:

Marietta, GA

Facility:

Kennestone Hospital

Employment Type:

Regular

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Shift:

Days

Department:

G5W Cardiac Medical/CHF

Description:

Work where you live, love what you do and stay where you can grow! WellStar is the largest not -for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, priding itself in investing back into the communities that we serve. Our culture of caring is evidenced by being recognized nationally by Fortune ® Magazine as one the 100 Best Companies to Work For, as well as the recommendations and referrals we receive.

Kennestone Regional Medical Center is located in Historic Marietta, Georgia, just minutes north of Atlanta. Our 633 bed, Level II Trauma Center, supports a state-of-the-art cancer center, cutting edge neuroscience program and a comprehensive and top-ranked cardiovascular program. We believe in a team-centered approach in everything we do and with every patient that we serve. Our smoke-free campus provides an atmosphere where patients and team members can breathe easy, while promoting a healthy lifestyle.

The Cardiac Medicine Congestive Heart Failure unit has and immediate need for an experienced Clinical Educator, who must be a registered professional nurse RN, who functions under the director of Director of Nursing. The Clinical Educator possesses advanced clinical expertise and utilizes this expertise to support and promote the delivery of safe, age appropriate and culturally aware patient care. The Clinical Educator is a resource to all levels of nursing staff and nursing management for facility clinical practices. The Clinical Educator functions under the direction of the Director of Nursing on division projects, staff education, multidisciplinary collaboration and coordination of safe patient care processes. The Clinical Educator provides consultation and support for nursing research. The Clinical Educator actively supports WellStar in achieving its mission and goals, fosters communication and collaborative practice with physicians, and serves as a positive role model to promote the professional image of nursing and expert clinical practice.

Required Minimum Education: Current licensure as a registered professional nurse in the State of Georgia; Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred; national certification in area of specialty preferred.

Required Minimum Experience: Minimum three (3) years as a staff nurse in an acute care environment; previous experience in staff development required.

Required Minimum Skills: Ability to read, write and speak the English language; Strong customer service skills; Inter- and intra-departmental coordination of patient care activities; Delegation skills required; Ability to multi-task essential; Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential; Strong detail orientation required; Computer skills required; Personal time management skills required; Adept as a change agent; Utilizes wide range of theories in managing complex problems or problem resolution; Demonstrated expertise related to the following required; commitment to the advancement of nursing practice and the nursing profession, interpersonal communication skills related to knowledge of group/systems dynamics, commitment to staff education and development; Knowledge of nursing theory and research required; Compliance with the American Nurses’ Association Code of Ethics for Professional Nurses required; Demonstrates knowledge of and practices within parameters outlined in Georgia Registered Professional Nurse Practice Act.

WellStar offers a world-class benefits package that includes:

Tuition reimbursement Offered day one* to full-time and part-time employees

Bright Horizons - Subsidized, on-site child care

Fitness center Full-service fitness center http://www.wellstarhealthplace.org/

Pension Plan 100% Employer Paid, Fully vested after 5 years of service

Concierge Service Employees have access to an on-site concierge service provided by Best Upon Request at https://bestupon.wpengine.com/employee-services/

On-Site Dining Options Most locations offer multiple dining options including Cafeterias, Bistros and Grilles

*Learn more about this benefit from your Talent Acquisition Consultant upon application

Come see why our employees love their career at WellStar and enjoy work-life balance and the opportunity for advancement from within.

Apply today to become the newest shining star in our ever-growing healthcare network.

Thank you for your interest in WellStar. We are an equal opportunity employer