Education Coordinator Inpat (Mother Baby Unit)
Texas Children's Hospital - Houston, TX

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Job Description

Job Title:

Education Coordinator - Inpat (Mother Baby Unit)

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Medical Center, Houston, TX


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Position Summary

Provide education and administrative support for unit operations and ensure effective and efficient implementation of key educational processes at the unit level (orientation; annual competence assessment; preceptor orientation and development; required training; ongoing development; student affiliations).

Assess, plan, implement, coordinate, evaluate and document patient care. Ensure the design, implementation and evaluation of a cost effective unit-based orientation process focusing on knowledge, skills and relationships. Orient and develop preceptors. Coordinate the annual assessment and validation of priority high-risk skills. Coordinate/conduct required training to close performance gaps in knowledge and skills. Implement a unit-based plan for advancing competence of staff on all shifts. Coordinate unit-based clinical experience for students. Participate in quality outcomes program and/or unit-based quality initiatives.

Knowledge and Skills:
Broad knowledge of nursing functions, specific knowledge of patient care activities on assigned unit(s) and knowledge of the six key educational processes (orientation; annual competence assessment; preceptor orientation and development; required training; ongoing development; student affiliations). The ability to perform skills outlined on the staff nurse and decentralized educator orientation pathway.

Education, Experience and Licensure:
Bachelor's degree in nursing and a current RN Texas license. Minimum of two (2) years clinical nursing experience; minimum of one (1) year preceptor or educator experience is required. Proficient in the use of micro-soft applications (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Visio and Outlook) a plus.

About Texas Children's

Texas Children's Hospital Pavilion for Women

Expanding upon Texas Children's Hospital reputation in fetal and neonatal medicine, the Pavilion for Women, located in the Texas Medical Center offers a full range of maternal, newborn and gynecological services, all in one location.

The Pavilion for Women will advance the hospital's mission with a full range of obstetrical services including but not limited to: evaluation and consultation, preterm birth evaluation, perinatal diagnostic and treatment services, childbirth and parenting education classes and lactation and psychosocial support services.

In addition, expectant mothers have access to a full spectrum of fetal therapies and for infants in need of specialized care, the Pavilion for Women offers both a Level II and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), as well as access to expert pediatric subspecialists representing more than 40 specialty areas, all in one location.

The Pavilion for Women also provides a full range of gynecological care, from annual well care checkups to highly specialized procedures and minimally invasive surgeries.

No third party considerations will be accepted at this time. Vendors please do not call HR directly to solicit.

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