Providence Health & Services RN Clinical Nurse Educator - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Clinical Nurse Educator (Variable, 1.0 FTE) to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska.

In this position you will:

  • Be responsible for both hospital and unit based education program planning, development and implementation. This includes, but is not limited to: validating required educational needs and competencies for staff; developing training programs and processes; oversight of preceptorship program; ensuring staff education records are maintained; and, keeping leadership team informed of staff education needs.

  • Teach courses that are required for competency (i.e. ACLS, PALS, etc).

  • Maintain competence at the expert level in clinical practice.

  • Assess education needs of staff upon hire or transfer into the unit and on an annual basis.

  • In collaboration with staff members, develop individualized education plans for staff.

  • Be a clinical expert - able to independently manage high acuity, complex patients typically cared for on the unit.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing

  • Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Alaska

  • Certification within area of practice must be obtained within 6 months of hire date

  • 3 years experience in a clinical setting within the area of practice

  • Membership in professional nursing organization (in the area of specialty)

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Clinical Education

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 197617