Beaumont Health System Nurse Educator in Taylor, Michigan

Nurse Educator Req #: 30087060 Category: Nursing Facility: Beaumont Hospital Taylor Department: Emergency Center Schedule: Full time Shift: Rotating Hours per week: Nurse Educator Job Details:GENERAL SUMMARY:The CNS candidate will be able to assess, develop, implement and evaluate educational needs for patients in a Medical/Surgical area and will be available for consultation in the inpatient clinical areas. Responsible for planning, implementation, and evaluation of clinical practice, curriculum development and evaluation, and patient and staff education. Must use evidence based practice and research, and be able to function in a leadership role. This candidate will act as a resource to all levels of nursing staff for the system-wide facility. Must demonstrate critical thinking, interpersonal skills, and technical proficiency. Ability to demonstrate Beaumont customer service standards and behaviors in all aspects of job performance.ESSENTIAL DUTIES:Serves as a clinical resource to staff, patients and families.Provides clinical consultation as needed to non-nursing staff and other system facilities.Participates in quality improvement through utilization of the nursing process, research, data collection and initiatives.Actively participates in discharge planning by providing patient/family education, referral to community agency and collaboration with social work/utilization review departments to effectively decrease length of stay.Develops and plans staff educational programs.A. Education / Training: Master's degree in Specialty NursingMasters Degree with CNS certification or Nurse PractitionerNurses with MSN degrees or Nurses with BSN currently enrolled in a graduate program for CNSB. Work Experience: 3 years as registered nurse or advanced practice nursing experienceC. Certification, Licensure, Registration: RN license in State of MichiganD. Other Qualifications: ANCC Clinical Nurse Specialist certification preferred.Beaumont Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, , gender identity, orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability.