A Nurse Educator Intensive Care Unit Of A 200 Bed Community Hospital

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Clinical Nurse Educator-Intensive Care Unit
The employment opportunity this candidate is interviewing for is a Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE) in the intensive care unit of a 200 bed community hospital in Georgia. CNE’s are taught at the master 's or doctoral level, serving as instructors in colleges, nursing schools and hospitals. They combine clinical knowledge with a desire for teaching. As healthcare professionals, they play a crucial role in empowering the nurses by applying the leadership needed to implement evidence-based practice. (A) The job requirements for this role include having a valid registered nurse license in the state of Georgia, a minimum of a master’s degree and at least five years of work experience in an intensive care unit. Certification as a CNE and critical care registered nurse (CCRN) through the American Nurse Credentialing Center (ANCC) (B) are mandatory in this role. Preference is given to candidates who have teaching experience.
Administration is looking for a candidate that will demonstrate strong leadership and a dedication to research and evidence based practice. They believe that nurses in their facility will respond best to a CNE who is organized and possesses a cordial professional demeanor. The person hired for this newly created role will be vital to enforcing administration’s desire to use information technology to improve patient care. Their goal is to not only improve the quality and safety of care but also allow the nurses…

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