Nov 19, 2021

Clinical Educator - Endoscopy

  • Providence
  • Seattle, WA, USA
Full-time

Job Description

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for Clinical Educator (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Endoscopy Department at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

Responsible to develop, coordinate and provide educational programs to maintain or improve the competency of clinical care providers. Activities includes orientation, training, inservice education and skills validation for a house-wide and/or unit-based audience. Attends to the organization educational needs on all shifts.

In this position you will:

  • Assess the clinical educational needs of staff. Facilitate project teams to design programs to meet specific educational outcomes.
  • Work in collaboration with customers and other stakeholders to develop annual educational goals, design and evaluate educational activities. Provide feedback regarding skills performance and competency of clinical staff.
  • Incorporate knowledge of changing organizational goals, current trends in healthcare, changing patient populations, clinical research and literature in the development and provision of educational programs.
  • Maintain knowledge of professional, regulatory and accreditation standards to ensure that educational offerings meet or exceed these standards.
  • Incorporate quality management and improvement processes into educational planning. Link educational programs to quality improvement findings. Participate in local or unit-based quality improvement teams.
  • Lead and/or participate in committees, meetings and project teams that are most appropriate to the role and area of clinical expertise.
  • Collaborate with team members to facilitate achievement of educational objectives in a manner that avoids duplication of effort and maximizes resources.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate of an accredited registered nurse program.
  • If incumbent does not have Bachelors of Nursing at time of hire, must be enrolled and actively pursuing Bachelors of Nursing degree.
  • Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Washington.
  • 2 years clinical experience.
  • Experience developing and providing education in a health care setting.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • May require recent clinical experience in a specific specialty area such as oncology or surgical nursing

About the First Hill Campus

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington State and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://swedish.jobs/why-swedish/#benefits-rewards

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Clinical Education

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Main Bldg (WA145) 747 Broadway Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 293994