HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Education Specialist Adolescent Psych in Aurora, Colorado

IPosition Summary:This position supports the mission of The Medical Center of Aurora/Centennial Medical Plaza optimizing the quality of life of all those served by expanding beyond the traditional focus on medical needs to the needs of the whole person. The Education Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) exemplifies professional nursing practice through expert education, consultation, research, and management activities. The Education CNS participates in the development, implementation and evaluation of the Education Plan. In a collaborative manner, the CNS participates in design, implementation, and evaluation of new programs, projects and systems. Coordinates preceptor education. Facilitates charge nurse education. The CNS facilitates and coordinates the planning, implementation and evaluation of the competency program. Fosters utilization and conduct of clinical research. The CNS provides consultation and education to students, nurses and other health care providers. When need arises, will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current license in the State of Colorado as a Registered Nurse; BLS – Healthcare provider, American Heart Association.

Education:Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Masters in Nursing required.

Experience:Two to four years acute care / behavioral/ mental health nursing is desirable. One to three years experience in charge / supervisory position desirable. One to three years experience as clinical Educator desirable. Able to articulate and demonstrate knowledge of nursing theory and practice.

Special Qualifications:Demonstrates good organizational skills, ability to teach or mentor in an effective manner, have clinical experience that enhances this position, and ability to plan and provide for delivery of nursing services. Ability to assume responsibility for self development

Title: Clinical Education Specialist Adolescent Psych

Location: Colorado-Aurora-The Medical Center of Aurora

Requisition ID: 03191-57469