If you are an energetic Registered Nurse who enjoys being part of a collaborative and talented team then a rewarding career with Northeast Georgia Health System is where you want to be!
A unit based Practitioner with accountability for specialty and unit education.
The Nurse Educator coordinates, elevates and resolves problems and conflicts as they occur. He/She provides continuing education both formally and informally and is accountable for Clinical Staff development. The Nurse Educator is responsible for unit based skills and competency oversight. He/She facilitates and support orientation activities. He/she has expert knowledge of a specific patient population. Promotes and establishes criteria for the delivery of quality Nursing care.
Proficient in providing and managing complex patient care; implementing patient and family teaching; and facilitating learn experiences for staff and students and assisting in the orientation of new staff. Provides direct patient care as needed. Assists other like units as indicated with educational needs.
This position will care for patients in the adolescent, adult, and geriatric age groups. Employee performs clinical duties in accordance with population specific guidelines and adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as outlined in policy and procedures. The Nurse Educator assists in the advancement of the professional practice environment by communicating the NGHS nursing strategic direction and focusing on activities that support the nursing strategic direction.
Provides nursing involvement support for VOICE and the NDNQI quality teams including coaching team members in their professional participation. Assists with overall clinical governance and other projects as assigned.
Bachelor's degree required (in nursing). Master's degree preferred.
Minimum of 3 years RN experience in field of specialty.
More Awards and Accolades.
Ranked in the Top 10% in the nation by CareChex® for Stroke Care, Cancer Care, Pneumonia Care and Surgical Care, the System is the recipient of numerous accolades including:
· Georgia's #1 Surgery Hospital by CareChex®
· Georgia's #1 Heart Hospital by CareChex® - 12 years in a row
· Georgia's #1 Women's Hospital by CareChex®
· Georgia's #1 Pulmonary Hospital
· One of Metro Atlanta's Top Workplaces for the 7th year in a row
The Blue Ridge Mountains are less than a 30-minute drive and Lake Sidney Lanier is next door. Whatever setting suits your mood, you'll find it right here.
· 47 public parks
· 8 championship golf courses
· 34 tennis courts
· 10 marinas
Atlanta, with its abundance of sports including the Atlanta Braves, Hawks, Falcons, and Georgia Swarm, as well as entertainment attractions, is less than an hour to the south.
We value diversity and always hire equally and equitably.