Registered Nurse (RN) - EP Educator - Days
Company: Hospital Corporation of America
Location: Austin, Texas
Posted: November 03, 2017
Reference ID: 06676-56458
St. David's Medical Center is part of St. David's HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which was recognized in 2014 with a Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award . Founded in 1924, St. David's Medical Center is a full-service medical center offering comprehensive medical care at three locations-St. David's Medical Center, Heart Hospital of Austin and St. David's Georgetown Hospital .
Located in central Austin, St. David's Medical Center includes a 350-bed acute care hospital and a 64- bed rehabilitation hospital providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care. It is home to the internationally renowned Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute and St. David's Neuroscience & Spine Institute . The hospital provides a complete range of women's services, including its acclaimed maternity unit, maternal-fetal medicine, a high-risk maternal and neonatal transport team, the region's largest and most sophisticated Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and The Breast Center ; complex surgical services; a comprehensive Bariatric Surgery Center ; and a 24-hour emergency department.
St. David's Medical Center was named among the nation's 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics from 2010 to 2016. Truven also named St. David's Medical Center to the list of 50 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals in 2013, 2015 and 2016. The hospital earned a national distinction for patient safety from The Leapfrog Group from 2012 to 2016, and it received the 2016 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence from Healthgrades for the fifth consecutive year, as well as Healthgrades' 2016 America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ for the second consecutive year.
Under the general supervision of the Director of EP Services the Nurse Educator participates as a member of the EP Team in the orientation of new staff and identification, assessment, development, implementation and evaluation of educational needs for all staff members. The Nurse Educator also routinely provides direct patient care as a staff nurse.
Required: Bachelor's Degree
Preferred: Master's Degree in Nursing
Minimum three to five years of clinical experience in an acute care setting and experience with formalized course development and instruction.
Preferred: Advanced experience in the EP Lab setting monitoring cases with an in-depth understanding of cardiac arrhythmias and anatomy
Licenses and Certificates
Required: Texas RN license; Current BLS Provider; Recent health care experience
Preferred: Certification in Specialty