Genesis HealthCare Careers

Nurse Practice Educator/Staff Development Coordinator (Full Time)

Beckley, West Virginia
Nursing - RN


Job Description

*** Please Note - When applying for this position, if selected for an interview, the positions of Practice Development Specialist and Infection Preventionist will also be discussed. *** Genesis is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you passionate - highly skilled and motivated to make a difference.


The Nurse Practice Educator/Staff Development Coordinator (Registered Nurse/RN) is focused on assisting and supporting the translation of the Genesis nursing philosophy into practice by leading the planning, implementation, and evaluation of education to enhance the knowledge and skills of caregivers/vitality specialists. This includes:


* Providing nursing staff with clinical and educational support and guidance
* Coordinating all educational activities in the Center
* Focusing on Quality Improvement
* Identifying areas of educational need
* Developing in-service programs, training staff, and coordinating the completion of these programs
* Planning and implementing orientation and mentoring program for all nursing employees; including Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
* Overseeing Infection Control (including Employee Health)
* Maintaining in-service educational records
* Coordinating the function for CNA certification training classes (if applicable)


 


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QUALIFICATIONS:

REQUIREMENTS: * A graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with current Registered Nurse/RN licensure * Minimum 3 years full-time or equivalent clinical experience preferred * Two years of clinical experience in long-term care nursing with one year as an educator preferred * Excellence in clinical nursing skills required * Experience in Gerontology preferred * Training and/or experience in adult learning preferred



Position Type: Full Time
Req ID: 290352
Center Name: Pine Lodge Center