Cedars-Sinai Education Program Coordinator - Inpatient Surgical Nursing Specialties including Orthopedics, Gastrointestinal (GI), Urology and Plastics in Los Angeles, California
Are you ready to be a leader? Do you inspire?
A true leader aims to inspire—and at Cedars-Sinai, that’s exactly what our Education Program Coordinators do. They have a strong combination of clinical skills, management abilities and integrity, and as a result, they play an indispensable role in the success of our organization. They are also part of the foundation for the world-class healthcare provided at Cedars-Sinai. Our people bring an unmatched passion to their craft and it shows in everything they accomplish, including achieving Magnet® designation for an unprecedented five times! Now we invite you to join us. From working with a team of dedicated healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll have everything you need to do something incredible—for yourself, and for others.
As an Education Program Coordinator for inpatient Surgical Nursing Services you will take a leadership role in the development, coordination, implementation and evaluation of education programs and projects for patients, personnel and community with an emphasis adult medical patient care for inpatient post operative surgical nursing specialties including Ortho, Gastrointestinal (GI) Surgery, Urology and Plastics.
You will work on a peer level with the Clinical Nurse Specialists and Associate Directors.
You will provide guidance, direction and assistance to the health care team in maintaining and providing optimum quality of nursing care for patients
You will assume the role of leader, clinician, researcher, educator, patient care advocate, consultant, inter and intradepartmental liaison, and resource professional.
You will maintain competency skills including the ability to deliver care to special patient populations and patients with diverse cultural backgrounds.
You will identify safety concerns and institute measures to provide a safe environment and, provide appropriate assessment, intervention and evaluation of patients with consideration of developmental achievements in these patient populations.
This position is eligible for an Employee Referral Program bonus. See website for details: https://jobs.cedars-sinai.edu/employee-referrals/
- Master's degree in clinical nursing specialty required
Valid California Registered Nurse license.
American Red Cross or American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
National Specialty certification.
Minimum of 5 years acute care RN clinical experience, ideally inpatient Orthopedics.
Experience teaching while communicating effectively in English (written and verbal communication) with persons of various cultural and educational backgrounds.
Experienced in data management. Excellent organizational skills; effectively coordinate all aspects of education course design and implementation.
Meets specialty specific clinical competencies for assigned area
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