Location: HealthPark Medical Center----------
Department: Clinical Education----------
9981 So HealthPark Circle
Shift: Shift 1----------
8:00:00 AM to 4:30:00 PM
Fort Myers, FL 33908----------
Work Type: Full Time----------
Exempt: YesJob Summary
HealthPark Medical Center is seeking an experienced RN for their Nursing Professional Development Specialist position in their Medical Surgical units. This RN needs at least five years bedside clinical experience in an acute care setting. Formal or informal teaching experience in acute care setting preferred. A Master's in Nursing and/or Education is also required.
The Nursing Professional Development Specialist is responsible for facilitating the development of clinical excellence in assigned areas through active participation in system, campus/, and unit based orientation, training, on-going staff development, and competency validation.
Designs, organizes, implements, and evaluates learning programs that facilitate the professional growth, skill development, initial/ and ongoing competence, and attainment of standards of care for direct care providers for assigned units. Learning programs will be developed, implemented, and evaluated using nursing theory, nursing clinical expertise, standards of practice, and the principles of pedagogy and andragogy theory. Actively participates and collaborates in multi-disciplinary unit, campus, and system wide performance improvement teams to enhance safety, patient and staff satisfaction, staff clinical competence, and standards of care.Job Requirements
Preferred and/or Master's Nursing Required or Master's Nursing Education Required Experience Requirements Minimum Years Required Area of Experience Required/
Preferred and/or 5 Years Clinical Nursing Required and Clinical Education Preferred
At least five years bedside clinical experience in an acute care setting. Formal or informal teaching experience in acute care setting preferred.
State of Florida Licensure Requirements Licenses Required/
Preferred and/or Registered Nurse License Required Certifications/Registration Requirements Certificates/Registrations Required/
Preferred and/or BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support) Required and ACLS (American Heart Association / Advanced Cardiac Life Support) Preferred Additional Requirements
AHA Basic Life Support current card for at least 90 days after hire date. ACLS// TNCC// ENPC or other as mandated by VP/Director// and completed by timeline given. Professional certification in a designated specialty is preferred// or Professional Nursing Development.
Other Requirements Demonstrates a commitment to life-long learning. Membership in professional/academic organizations is preferred. Basic computer skills; MS Windows, MS Word, MS PowerPoint and MS Excel.
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