Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center located in the beautiful White Mountains in Show Low is seeking a GREAT Educator for Professional Development! Come enjoy 4 seasons year round with a great quality of life in Show Low.
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General Position Summary:
Assesses, plans, and coordinates organizational learning including training, competency and orientation programs. Responsible for organizational e-learning system. Coordinates and plans Continuing Medical Education programs and obtains continuing education provider/nursing support (CEUs/CMEs). Involved in major new programs and project planning. Collaborates with Quality Management staff to focus organization learning with the goal of decreasing patient safety events and increasing quality. Maintains simulation tools and simulation lab.
Essential Functions / Major Responsibilities:
Administers and ensures employee competencies.
Manages and creates clinical and administrative hospital-wide projects.
Develops and collaborates with Quality management on quality and patient safety/risk management issues to provide Summit Healthcare staff education and professional development.
Develops and collaborates on innovative programs and solutions for overall organizational mission success.
Provides documentation of the annual plan.
Provides documentation of outcomes of the educational programs offered.
Administers the e-learning process.
All other duties as assigned. Prepares, develops, implements/delivers, and evaluates in-service educational programs incorporating standards of practice, policies and procedures, regulatory guidelines, the nursing process, and new information and/or research findings.
Coordinates and implements the nursing orientation program.
Trains staff on computer documentation systems.
Uses computer software programs to research, develop, and track training programs.
Provides for consultation as needed.
Updates policy and procedures when needed as a learning resource.
Attends educational opportunities to maintain knowledge of standards of practice in nursing/healthcare and teaching/learning principles.
Facilitates multidisciplinary teams as requested.
Establishes and maintains interdepartmental and interdisciplinary communication.
Displays proper etiquette and mannerisms that reflect the Service Standard Behavior Guidelines.
Promotes the Patient Safety Standards as a core value of the organization.
Conducts clerical and phone work for the Professional Development department.
Provides input to improving the computerized clinical documentation system.
Participates in departmental and hospital wide informational meetings and in services, including staff meetings, hospital wide forums, and seminars.
Reviews and updates department and hospital wide policies and procedures annually.
All other duties as assigned.
RN License Required
CPR Certification Required within 30 days of hire
ACLS / PALS Certifications Required within 6 months of hire date
2 Years Professional development experience Required
Additional Salary Information: Now offering $5,000 Sign on + Relocation Assistance!
Summit Healthcare is a private, not-for-profit organization that has provided medical services to White Mountain residents and visitors. As a regional medical center with 89 licensed beds , we respond to the healthcare needs of more that 90,000 permanent residents and seasonal visitors living in a 3,000 square mile area. Summit Healthcare's goal is to provide patients with state-of-the-art healthc...are close to home. Every year we take critical steps to ensure we are meeting this goal by investing in state-of-the-art equipment and technology and by attracting outstanding physicians representing a variety of medical specialties. Summit Healthcare is located in the beautiful white mountains of Northeastern Arizona. The White Mountain area is a friendly, rural community with affordable housing, excellent schools and year round outdoor activities. It is the perfect place to fish, hike, ride horseback, mountain bike, ski, golf, hunt and have countless other sports and outdoor adventures! To learn more about Show Low, AZ and Summit Healthcare Regional Medical Center refer to these websites: