Education Coordinator (RN), Inpatient - Transport Services

 
Position: Education Coordinator (RN), Inpatient - Transport Services

Job ID: 144350

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: Transport Services

Talent Area: Registered Nurse

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8a - 5p

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.

Summary:

To provide education and administrative support for unit operations under the supervision of Manager or above and ensure
effective and efficient implementation of the various key educational processes at the unit level. Also, assists in the
implementation of designated centralized components of the key educational processes.

 

 



Responsibilities :

  • Ensures the design, implementation and evaluation of a cost effective unit-based orientation

    process that focuses on knowledge, skills and relationships

  • Coordinates/Conducts required training to close performance gaps in knowledge and skills

  • Implements a unit-based plan for advancing competence of staff on all shifts that results in

    improved performance

  • Assesses, plans, implements, coordinates, evaluates, and documents patient care

  • Orients and develops preceptors

  • Coordinates the annual assessment and validation of priority high-risk skills

  • Coordinates the unit-based clinical experience for students

  • Participates in the Quality Outcomes Program and/or unit-based quality initiatives for the

    purpose of educating staff and monitoring clinical outcomes that demonstrate nursing excellence.

  • Provides administrative support for unit-based operations



Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's in Nursing required
  • Current Texas RN license, BLS, and CPEN or CCRN required
  • U.S. Passport required within 4 months of hire
  • PALS required within 4 months of hire
  • NRP required within 4 months of hire
  • ACLS required with 6 months of hire
  • CNPT required within 18 months of hire
  • 2 years of clinical nursing experience required
  • 1 year of preceptor or educator experience required


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