The RN Education Specialist will primarily work in support of OR areas in Edmond, OK. The RN Education Specialist will also cover various procedural areas downtown, including Endoscopy, VIR, and PNCU. The Education Specialist will work in collaboration with the Education department and hospital staff to ensure that team members are adequately prepared to provide the best care possible to patients through means of training and development. Preferred candidates will come from strong OR backgrounds.
As a member of a multi-faceted and highly integrated team of Education Specialists, ensures educational needs are identified, assessed, prioritized, resourced, and curriculum developed and delivered to achieve targeted results and optimum outcomes.
Under direction of HR Development, and in collaboration with/support of the various nursing, ancillary and support department leaders within the organization, works to successfully meet the educational needs of Hospital. Each Education Specialist will work within a designated Clinical/Technical area of expertise and will be expected to:
- Provide educational leadership and expertise within the specified clinical/technical discipline(s);
- Serve on one or more functional teams accountable for supporting core company orientation and continuing education activities;
- Demonstrate and apply expertise pertaining to one or more of the following core processes: educational assessment; planning; curriculum development; educational design & delivery; documentation; measurement & performance improvement.
Works collaboratively with leaders, clinical and other experts, and colleagues throughout the organization to orchestrate right content, methods and resources to achieve Another Level of Education.
Focused on outcomes, the Education Specialist will assist with planning, prioritizing, developing, targeting, delivering and measuring effectiveness of educational offerings through a variety of educational media. Works to achieve staff retention and employee engagement through effective management of processes resulting in fulfillment of learning needs.
The Education Specialist will be expected to maintain clinical expertise in assigned area(s), continually monitoring for and incorporating changes in evidence-based practices, demonstrated best practice, and patient/client population data.
Assigned areas include: Cardiovascular, Emergency/Procedural, Informatics, Intensive Care, Medicine, Neonate, Nephrology/Transplant, Neurosciences, Oncology, Pediatrics, Surgical, Trauma, Women's and Professional Development.
Each Specialist will also serve on one or more functional team supporting core educational programming and will provide expertise to the team to enhance specific elements of the educational process.