HCA, Hospital Corporation of America EFD Clinical Educator, Full-time Days in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

EFD Clinical Educator East Florida Division

POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for the delivery of clinical education including nursing orientation, inservice and continuing professional education of employees. Improves patient care through education of staff. Assesses and identifies educational needs as directed, including patient care-related education needs of nursing staff, planning appropriate educational activities, and evaluating the effectiveness of educational activities. Demonstrates a high degree of responsibility, accountability and autonomy. Acts as an advisor and resource person, as appropriate. Displays advanced educational and managerial skills and participates in defining and setting standards of practice and education


  • Demonstrates the ability to assess individual or group needs for educational programs.

  • Develops and plans educational programs based on assessed needs.

  • Uses appropriate continuing education format to structure programs developed.

  • Completes staff evaluations and appropriate paperwork.

  • Acts as role model and resource person to all personnel.

  • Ensures that the appraisal process for orientees is followed with Director, and documented appropriate

  • Represents the Education Department on committees, department meetings or in the community.

  • Searches for better ways of getting the job done while reducing costs without harm to quality and/or improving services.

  • Tracks and trends patient outcomes; makes recommendations and develops action programs to improve delivery of care

  • Follows established guidelines for reporting a significant medical error or unanticipated outcome in the patient’s care which results in patient harm.

  • Provides education to nurses, physicians and ancillary staff, as required.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of regulatory requirements, HCA Ethics and Compliance policies, and quality initiatives

  • Performs other duties as assigned



  • RN with current Florida licensure Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, Business or related field Required.

  • Master’s degree Preferred Experience:

  • 3 years bedside nursing experience in acute care setting Required.

  • 3 years clinical education experience Required

  • Previous management experience Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Experience with HCA clinical systems and standards Required.

  • Ability to establish and maintain collaborative and effective working relationships

  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively in oral, written and electronic formats with both internal and external customers

  • Demonstrated analytical and critical thinking abilities with proactive decision-making and negotiation skills

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Demonstrates good organizational skills

Title: EFD Clinical Educator, Full-time Days

Location: Florida-Fort Lauderdale-East Florida Division Shared Services

Requisition ID: 25502-4499