Hospital Educator (RN)

Encompass Health

Full Time
Dallas, TX
Posted 1 week ago

The Hospital Educator plans, develops and coordinates continuing clinical and
non-clinical in-service education programs within the hospital for all staff.
The Hospital Educator works with hospital leadership and staff to assess
current educational needs and develops a plan to satisfy those needs. The
position also assists in ongoing revision and implementation of policies and
procedures, protocol development and equipment implementation. This position
is involved in the orientation of new staff and coordinates CPR certification
for staff as needed. This position functions with limited supervision, and
must be able to work effectively across all hospital departments.
Additionally, the Hospital Educator is expected to stay current on the latest
care techniques within their own educational area of expertise and may serve
as the point-person for local schools that have classes of students completing
clinical rotations at the hospital.

Job Code: 100121

License or Certification: – Active licensure as a Registered Nurse, Physical
Therapist, Occupational Therapist, or Speech Language Pathologist. Education,
Training and Years of Experience: – Appropriate education to obtain and
maintain required licensure – Previous experience as an Educator preferred –
If Registered Nurse, CRRN certification preferred – CPR certified Machines,
Equipment Used: – General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine,
fax machine, calculator, computer. Physical Requirements: – Good visual acuity
and ability to communicate. – Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and
ability push/pull a minimum of 50 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing
and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and
repositioning of patients. Reasonable assistance may be requested when
lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum
requirements. Compliance: – Adheres to the company’s Standards of Business
Conduct. – Maintains current licensure and/or certifications, if applicable.
Skills and Abilities: – Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate
effectively. – Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and
meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner. – Ability to work independently
without supervision. Environmental Conditions: – Indoor, temperature
controlled, smoke-free environment. Occasional outdoor exposure. – Exposure or
potential exposure to blood and body fluids may be required. – Handicapped
accessible. – May work under stressful circumstances at times. Proficiency or
Productivity Standards: – Meets established attendance standards. – Adheres to
hospital/department dress code including wearing ID badge. – May be required
to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to
meet deadlines. – May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays
on scheduled days/shifts. – Will be required to work as necessary during
disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after a disaster. – May be
required to stay after workday to assist after a disaster situation until
relief arrives. – May be required to perform other duties as assigned by
supervisor.

Address: 7930 Northhaven Road, Dallas 75230
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Job ID: 2015623
Contact Name – External: Peggy Tyson
Contact Email – External: Peggy.Tyson@Encompasshealth.com

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Job CategoryNurse Educator