HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Clinical Educator NICU - Education & Training in San Antonio, Texas

At Metropolitan, we recognize the unique needs of each of our patients and strive to deliver/Methodist Excellence/each and every day. Ours is a hospital that is patient-focused and staffed by people who genuinely care for the well-being of others. That’s our promise. Because we are part of Methodist Healthcare, we embrace the organization’s mission of/Serving Humanity to Honor God/.

We are very proud of our hospital and the services we provide to the surrounding community. With our Metropolitan Methodist Hospital Women’s Pavilion, the only stand-alone facility in downtown San Antonio dedicated to the health of women and their newborn babies, we have been busy earning an excellent reputation one baby at a time. Our Health for Life Center at Metropolitan Methodist Hospital consistently makes a difference through life-changing weight loss surgery. The recent addition of a robotic surgery system is a prime example of how we are integrating new technology to better serve the needs of our patients.

Metropolitan Methodist Hospital is here to offer outstanding heart and cancer care, general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedics, obstetrics and gynecology services, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, sleep disorder evaluation and the largest emergency department in downtown San Antonio. Metropolitan Methodist Hospital is accredited by the Joint Commission in stroke care and is designated as an accredited Chest Pain Center.

_ _ _ _ _General Statement of Duties:_ _ _ The RN Clinical Educator is a professional Registered Nurse with in-depth scientific knowledge, technical expertise, skill and competency that serves as a consultant and resource in the specialty area and supports System nursing initiatives and the overall nursing strategic plan. The RN Clinical Educator participates in the development of nursing education and programs that facilitate forward movement in nursing. Acts as a change agent by suggesting new or innovative approaches based on evidence-based nursing practices that result in improvements in quality outcomes. In conjunction with the Unit Director(s), he/she continuously applies and shares knowledge regarding regulatory standards, laws, and Hospital policies and procedures with supported staff.

_Minimum Education, Experience, Training, Required Knowledge, Skill, Abilities and Other Job-Related Characteristics:_ _ _ 1.Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Master's in Science in Nursing degree or related feild preferred.

2.Experience: Two years minimum clinical experience in acute care nursing. Three (3) to Five (5) years clinical experience preferred.

  1. Employee completes initial and ongoing training and competencies as defined by service line, facility and department/unit which are specific to the needs of the patient population served (if applicable).

  2. Preferred: Prior experience in clinical nursing teaching, curriculum design, course development in a nursing academic organization and/or staff development preparation and delivery in acute healthcare setting or clinical Simulation Learning environment.

_Minimum License, Certificates, or Registrations Required_:

  1. Required: RN License to practice professional registered nursing in the state of Texas.

  2. Preferred: Certification in the nursing practice area to include: Nursing Professional Development certification from the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC); or Academic Nurse Educator from the Nation League for Nursing (NLN).

Title: RN Clinical Educator NICU - Education & Training

Location: Texas-San Antonio-Metropolitan Methodist Hospital

Requisition ID: 01578-72585