Surgery Registered Nurse RN Staff Educator
Overland Park , Kansas
October 18, 2017
Overland Park Regional Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Nurse Clinical Educator - OR/Surgery.

Overland Park Regional Medical Center is one of the premiere medical facilities in Johnson County. The hospital is a licensed 343-bed facility offering acute and outpatient medical care services to the Overland Park community and the surrounding areas since December of 1978. The hospital campus features four medical office buildings, two pharmacies and the offices of more than 100 physicians.

Our services include Emergency Services, a Regional Trauma Center, an Accredited Chest Pain Center, The Women's Center with Level IIIB NICU, the Human Motion Institute, advanced diagnostic imaging, a Diabetes Center and many other specialty care services. We offer the latest in technological advances and we are committed to providing every patient with the highest level of care in an environment where people, compassion, community and integrity are valued.

Responsibilities :

  • The Educator functions as an educational and clinical resource for Operating Room personnel. Educational services include the development, coordinating and/or teaching of educational programs designed to meet the needs of the professional and nonprofessional personnel and which are in accordance with the goals and objectives of Overland Park Regional Medical Center , the Operating Room Department, and AORN standards. The Educator will function as an informal consultant to facilitate holistic care of patients and their families/significant other. He/she will also be actively involved as a planner, facilitator and/or participant in any ongoing nursing/research specifically related to the operating room patient population.

Education: Bachelor's degree required. Graduate degree in healthcare related field preferred

Licensure/Certifications: Current Kansas license or certification in area of specialty required. Demonstrates knowledge and practical application of theories and principles of AORN standards, and ASPAN standards preferred. Experience in perioperative education ideal, though not a prerequisite. Demonstrates professional growth, initiative and creativity.

Experience: A minimum of three years in OR/Surgery experience. Experience in teaching in an academic or healthcare related field preferred.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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