Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 167072-1A
Date Posted: Oct 22, 2021
Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.
About the Job
Clinical Nurse Educator Operating Room
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is looking for an exceptional Operating Room Clinical Nurse Educator to partner with our current Operating Room Clinical Nurse Educator with expertise in onboarding new staff and providing educational support to complete required clinical competencies. The opportunity is truly a position that would propel any professional to the top of the class in terms of experience and reputation. We utilize cutting edge technology within multiple surgical specialties in our 22 ORs. Our surgical specialties include Cardiothoracic, Neurosurgery, Orthopedic, Urology, and Robotics along with the largest live donor liver transplant program in the U.S.
The Operating Room Clinical Educator Team:
-Improves nursing practice by assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient outcomes and standards of care.
- Works with Nurse Manager, Assistant Nurse Manager and staff nurses to plan, implement and evaluate changes in practice on each unit.
- Develops unit-based standards of practice/protocols, which are compatible with the philosophy and goals of the Nursing Department.
- Educates nurses about standards of practice/protocols.
-. Coordinates and implements unit based nursing education on new or revised policies, procedures, products and equipment.
- Participates in hospital and nursing committees
- Develops and monitors continuous improvement initiatives on the unit.
- Assures maintenance of educational files, bulletin boards and literary resources for the unit -Oversees the Periop AORN Training program that is run twice a year.
We are looking for a Operating Room Clinical Nurse Educator who is on top of their game in terms of advanced thinking, partnering with internal stakeholders and utilizing modern teaching methods to make the Perioperative staff and the system successful in delivery of care. The Nurse Educator will be working with a fantastic team who pride themselves in being the most progressive in what they do.
Education: Masters degree in Nursing (MSN) and AORN Certification required.
Licensure, Certification, Registration: Current license to practice professional nursing from the Massachusetts Board of Registration and Basic Life Support (BLS) certification/instructor
Skills, Knowledge & Abilities: Requires knowledge of nursing theory and practice acquired through completion of Board of Registration approved nursing education program located within the United States or as certified by the Commission of Graduates of Foreign Nursing Schools (CGFNS) in order to be eligible for licensure as a Registered Nurse.
Experience: A minimum of five years of nursing experience required; two years of education experience preferred
40 Hours Days
Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.