Emergency Services Clinical Practice Specialist

Location: Winchester, MA
Job ID: 156000-1A
Date Posted: Oct 2, 2019
Category: Nursing

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Job Description

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Winchester Hospital is a leading community hospital north of Boston. The hospital offers a full range of medical services including maternity care and a Level IIB Special Care Nursery.  Since 1912, Winchester Hospital has been a trusted pillar of the community and is recognized for outstanding quality and high satisfaction scores. In 2003, we became the first community hospital in Massachusetts to achieve Magnet status -  the industry’s gold standard for nursing excellence.  We were re-accredited for the 4th time in 2018. Our mission To Care. To Heal. To Excel. In Service to Our Community is achieved through streamlined, coordinated and comprehensive high-quality, compassionate care close to home.

 

About the Job

Winchester Hospital is currently seeking a Emergency Services Clinical Practice Specialist for their Nursing Staff Development Team, who is committed to the mission of providing parents with support and education to ensure a safe and quality environment.

 Join a team that is powered by a promise to give all patients a voice while delivering community hospital compassion with high-quality personalized care.  

Together we can make your career journey here!

As a Emergency Services Clinical Practice Specialist of our Nursing Staff Development Team, you will be responsible for the following:

 

  • Develop, implement and assess all education tools and resources for  the emergency services nursing staff
  • Become a strategic player in the hospital’s performance improvement projects and initiatives as well as foster a commitment to the success of these goals and directives 
  • By providing clinical consultations, collaborate with Nurse Managers to foster an environment of best practices, using research and clinical expertise to improve patient outcomes and nursing competency through the unit(s)
  • Serve as the clinical expert in the patient’s healthcare team, providing consultation on the patient’s plan of care in order to optimize patient outcomes
  • Mentor and support nurses through professional development including advancement of educational degrees, specialty certifications and organizational membership
  • Act as the clinical and operational resource for Nursing Staff Development while participating with Nurse Managers to acclimate  and educate new staff members

     

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and actively pursuing Master’s Degree (nursing or relevant field).  Must obtain Master’s Degree within 5 years of hire.  Preferred:  Masters Degree upon hire 
  • Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Evidence of clinical experience in emergency services
  • Certification in clinical specialty required within 12 months.  Preferred: Certification in clinical specialty upon hire

 

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Shift

40 hours Monday-Friday

About Us

The Lahey Model of Care—right care, right time, right place—is exactly what patients, providers and payers need and deserve. Identifying and delivering on this convergence of interests has positioned Lahey Health for further growth. Our model ensures care is highly coordinated and locally delivered, with lower costs and exceptional quality.

Lahey Health is a robust, regional system including a teaching hospital, community hospitals, primary care providers, specialists, behavioral and home health services, skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities, and senior care resources throughout northeastern Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire. The system has a global presence with programs in Canada, Jordan and Bermuda.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.