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Clinical Educator - Human Resources Dept. - Full-Time

OrthoNebraska Omaha, NE

Job Description

OrthoNebraska is focused and dedicated to the complete care and treatment of the orthopaedic patient. This is not only our mission, but our commitment to our patients and their families. Since opening in 2004, our physicians and staff have taken great pride in providing the best environment of care for our patients.  The hospital and our staff specialize in the diagnostic, surgical and rehabilitative needs of persons with musculoskeletal conditions. Our facilities are state-of-the-art and focused on high quality, cost effective care.  Our staff is chosen for their experience and passion for outstanding patient care.

OrthoNebraska is seeking Clinical Educator to join our team. Our Clinical Educator collaborates with administration, managers, and subject manner experts to provide clear and consistent education for our clinical team members. This role is perfect for an RN who has a interest in developing new hire/ongoing education, developmental programs, and special projects designed to meet the changing needs of healthcare. If you think this may be a fit for you, apply today!



What you would do in this role:

  • Develop, Implement, and Evaluate educational programs on new and evolving procedures, equipment, and/or technology for the Clinical Departments to enable them to enhance outcomes. Assess ongoing needs for continuing education (CE). 
  • Design, implement, and evaluate department specific orientation processes, in collaboration with the Clinical Managers and formal Preceptors, to enable new team members to deliver optimal patient care and function within established guidelines. Facilitate components of OrthoNebraska Orientation.
  • Design, develop, implement and evaluate processes to ensure Nursing Department staff meets established competency requirements.
  • Coordinate, implement, and evaluate all aspects of the Education Committee to ensure the highest level of education is being provided to the departments.
  • Design, develop, implement and evaluate new employee orientation processes to enable new employees to deliver optimal care and function within OrthoNebraska’s established guidelines regardless of position held. Implement, evaluate and maintain the formal preceptor program.
  • Demonstrates leadership by communicating effectively at all levels, participating in committees as necessary and maintaining effective ongoing working relationships to promote a positive work environment.
  • Demonstrates the knowledge necessary to provide education to employees regarding age specific guidelines related to the population served.
  • Plans and coordinates the initiation of research study protocol, establishes operating procedures, policy and procedure of the research.
  • Monitors progress of all research activities; develops and maintains records of research activities and prepares periodic and ad hoc reports as required by investigators, administrators, funding agencies, and/or regulatory bodies.

Here’s what makes for an ideal candidate:

  • Current Nebraska RN Licensure
  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification within required timeframe upon hire
  • Knowledge of Surgical Services, Medical Surgical, and Emergency Department environment.
  • Computer Skills in Microsoft Office 
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills and the ability to instruct and collaborate with others required. 
  • Ability to solve complex problems through a well-ordered approach.
  • Knowledge of systems and change theory, individual and group behaviors, teaching and learning principals and research outcomes. 



Thank you for your interest in our company! Due to the number of applications we receive, we aren’t able to give status updates, but if you are invited for an interview, you will generally be contacted within 2 weeks of submitting your application

Job Details

Date Posted July 28, 2020
Date Closes August 27, 2020
Address 2808 S 143rd Plaza
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Human Resources
Function Clinical Educator
Job Type Full-time Employee
Monday- Friday
Hours 40 hours per week
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 21-1091.00 Health Educators
Zipcode 68144
Name Taylor Petersen
Address 2808 South 143rd Plaza
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68144
Phone 402-609-2000
FAX 402-609-2020

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Cafeteria / Food
  • Free Parking
  • Health Fair
  • Holiday Party
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Unpaid Leaves of Absence
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Education Strategy
  • Educational Measurement
  • Computer Usage
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Medical Education / Training
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • EMR/HER Software
  • Nursing
  • Orthopedic
At a Glance
Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
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