CareOne

Facility Educator

US-NJ-New Milford
Requisition ID
2017-3685
Position Category
Nursing
Position Type
Full-Time (37.5+)

Overview

Balance Life & Work with a New Career Opportunity

 

 

 SKILLED NURSING

 

 

Now Hiring - Facility Educator - New Milford, N.J.

 

 Care One New Milford

 

The Care One at New Milford's mission is to define excellence within the health care community. We are dedicated to Maximizing Patient Outcomes. We treat Residents, their families and each other with respect, dignity and compassion. Through a collaborative and consultative approach, we strive to provide a framework of strength and stability for our Centers and Communities. We work to maintain the highest standards of care and service for Residents, families and our valued employees.

 

We are proud to Offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Healthcare Benefits
  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Opportunities to advance and grow your career
  • And More!

If working with people who are dedicated, compassionate, and concerned about their patients is essential to you, then you'll appreciate being a part of our team. We've built a strong reputation on the outstanding level of care that we provide. We have a graciously appointed facility with strong belief in patient care and service; join us at our beautiful facility!

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

EEO/AA/M/F/DV

Responsibilities

The Facility Educator will be responsible for, but not limited to:

  1. Understands and applies OBRA Regulations.
  2. Understands and applies principles of adult learning.
  3. Works in collaboration with all facility department directors in the orientation and education of staff to ensure all mandatory and regulatory education requirements are met within the facility.
  4. Conducts competencies in areas of nursing practice with attention to management of the medically complex patient, i.e. cardiac, heart failure, stroke, respiratory care needs (such as trach, vent, i.e.).
  5. Regularly conducts education needs assessment for facilities to assist in identifying areas for improvement
  6. Assume the authority, responsibility and accountability of directing the in-service educational programs as required or directed for compliance with Federal, OSHA, State and JACHO Regulations and corporate policy.
  7. Ensure Integrity of educational programs offered within the facility by:
  8. Preparation, scheduling and selection of instructional material, equipment and training aids, to ensure that a state of art, meaningful in-service program is provided utilizing the corporate approved forms and documentation.
  9. Schedules and communicates in-service training programs according to the needs of facility.
  10. Ensures that required serviceable equipment and knowledgeable operators are available to present special in-service material as directed.
  11. Conducts regular scheduled meetings and education to all staff within the facility
  12. Ensure that in-service training classrooms or areas are properly prepared before training classes begin.
  13. Recommend to the administrator the equipment and supply needs of the department.
  14. Assess the learning needs of the staff through direct observation, formal learning assessment and indirectly through review of quality improvement and or program evaluation.
  15. Work with the Corporate Education & Development department as necessary and implement recommended changes as required
  16. Facilitates training related to electronic software programs, required certifications i.e. Intravenous and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation.
  17. Maintains attendance and documentation of in-services in accordance with regulatory guidelines and corporate policies.
  18. Assist licensed/certified nursing personnel (i.e., RNs, LPNs, C.N.A.s, CMAs) in obtaining in-service training to keep their license/certification current in accordance with state law and corporate policy.
  19. Obtain certification as a CPR instructor for the American Heart Association and provide CPR certification for designated employees.
  20. Coordinate Employee Health Program and maintain employee records in accordance with regulations.

Qualifications

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
  • 1+years nursing supervision in the long term care setting.
  • Educator in nursing practices
  • Active licensed Registered Nurse in assigned state(s) of employment
  • Certified Instructor for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • Certification in Gerontology or Education by American Nurses Credentialing Center- desirable
  • Holds membership in professional education and nursing associations - desirable

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