Community Regional Medical Center Med Surg 1 East - RN Clinical Nurse Educator - FT 8 hr in Fresno, California

JOB SUMMARY The Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) functions as a clinical leader/expert in a particular specialty or subspecialty of nursing, providing staff development expertise as an educator, consultant, facilitator, change agent, leader and researcher. Each CNE supports the development of the bedside nurse, and fosters empowerment through knowledge to achieve excellence through the delivery of evidenced based nursing practice. This occurs through the facilitation of the educational process through assessment, development, planning, implementation and evaluation of competency assessment, continuing education and leadership development. In addition, as a role model of professional behavior, the CNE is instrumental in creating a professional nursing climate within CMC to meet the needs of the diverse units within his/her facility and the CMC system needs. EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION MINIMUM REQUIRED: Bachelor's degree in Nursing. Two years clinical experience in area of specialty. Experience in patient and staff education development and implementation, quality improvement, program development, and professional development. PREFERRED: Master’s degree in Nursing. LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS MINIMUM REQUIRED: Current California Registered Nurse license. Current BLS certification. Additional certifications may be required by certain specialties/departments. National Certification in area of specialty must be obtained within one year of hire.

Job Title: Med Surg 1 East - RN Clinical Nurse Educator - FT 8 hr

Facility: Community Regional Medical Center

Employment Type Description: Full Time - 8hour

Location: Community Regional Medical Center

Shift Hours/Days: M-F 0800-1630

Job Number: JO-1606-18391

Date Posted: 6/17/2016

City: Fresno

State: CA

Minimum Years Experience: 2

Required Degree: Registered Nurse (R.N.)