You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an Operating Room Clinical Nurse Educator.
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.
You know how to stay organized and move fast. You have a natural inclination for teaching, positivity, and compassion.
Youâ™re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
Our Operating Room boasts 9 surgical suites with one heart room and one cystoscopy room. Main OR specialties include: OB-GYN, Orthopedics (largest service line), General Surgery, Cardiac, Neuro, ENT, Urology, Plastics and Podiatry. We also have DaVinci robotics on-site.
We are proud to be a Heart and Neurovascular Center, an accredited Chest Pain Center, a Comprehensive Stroke Center, and a Level III Trauma Center.
Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 249-bed community-based hospital has been awarded the highest national recognition possible for nursing excellence â“ Magnet designation â“ by the ANCC. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing comprehensive, specialty care to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Dating back to 1905, we are proud of the rich history and inspiring mission our hospital has embodied for over 110 years.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weâ™ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together weâ™ll align mission and careers, values and workplace. Weâ™ll encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.
Weâ™ll laugh at each otherâ™s jokes (even the bad ones). Weâ™ll hello and high five. Weâ™ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
Weâ™re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As an OR Clinical RN Educator you need to know how to:
Serve as a clinical expert whose primary focus is to collaboratively support clinical excellence with integration of best and evidence-based nursing practice within the OR.
Designs, implements and evaluates both patient-specific and hospital-based programs of care. Serves as patient advocate, nurse leader, consultant, change agent, and brings Evidence Based Practice to a unit-based or service line environment.
Leads the collaboration with nursing leadership to assess, develop and implement staff development and competency programs
Continually develops knowledge and skills in the OR and implements strategies to share knowledge and implement improvement programs
Ensures staff competencies, practice patterns and care coordinator processes achieve highest quality patient care outcomes and demonstrates the knowledge and skill necessary to provide clinically competent care
Functions as an expert clinician, role model, researcher, educator and mentor for clinical staff
Identifies staff strengths and opportunities for development through learning needs assessments and structures experiences for staff membersâ™ continual learning. Serves as a resource to new staff and preceptors in the orientation process
Integrates research and evidence from the professional literature into the practice environment, including the application of research findings, evaluation practice and collaborating in the performance of clinical research.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:
Graduate of an Accredited Approved School of Nursing.
Masterâ™s degree in a work-related discipline/ field from an accredited college or university.
Current Colorado RN license or compact license with the ability to obtain Colorado RN license.
Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association.
Minimum of five (5) years of relevant nursing experience.
Academic or continuing education in the areas of Evidence Based Practice, change agent, educator, facilitator, and/or coaching.
Experience presenting in front of audiences, or has experience presenting at local and national conferences; experience creating posters for local or national presentations.
Certification as appropriate for unit or service.
Nursing Professional Development (NPD) certification.
Training, development of clinical staff and/or Preceptor experience.
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being an OR Clinical RN Educator on our team we hope youâ™ll join us. At SCL Health youâ™ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Internal Number: 875
About SCL Health
SCL Health is a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization dedicated to improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth in 1864, our $2.8 billion health network provides comprehensive, coordinated care through eight hospitals, more than 150 physician clinics, and home health, hospice, mental health and safety-net services primarily in Colorado and Montana.