The Inova Nursing Professional Development Department is seeking a Nurse Educator for the Oncology Service Line. Main responsibility includes coordinating our systemwide RN Oncology Fellowship (3-4 times a year).
The INPD Education Coordinator integrates theoretical knowledge, evidence-based practice principles, and clinical nursing expertise into educational experiences for both new employees and experienced staff. Designs programs to orient new staff to patient care and outcome standards, such as core measures, NDNQI standards, and patient satisfaction. Develops strategies and tools to assess competence of new nursing staff members, focusing on quality of care, patient outcomes and patient safety goals Shares responsibility and accountability for the quality and safety of patient care. Contributes to quality and safety initiatives across the organization. Seeks opportunities for departmental improvements. Seeks opportunities for departmental improvement. Consistently applies Lean thinking to departmental operations to enhance services. Demonstrates an orientation toward achievement and professional growth of self and others Demonstrates advanced leadership traits, prepares annual self-development plan, displays exceptional project management skills, sets professional goals, and seeks opportunities for achieving them.
Five years progressive experience in Nursing/Clinical Specialty and/or Nursing/Clinical Education/development and/or leadership and project management.Master's Degree in Nursing, Healthcare, Education and/or other relevant field.National Certification in Nursing Professional Development, or Nursing Specialty.Licensed or eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a Registered Nurse.Ability to facilitate clinical-based employee education in a variety of settings including classroom based, on line programs and simulation based programs.
Internal Number: 50089
About Inova Health System
Inova is Northern Virginia’s leading nonprofit healthcare provider, recognized in 2019 by U.S. News & World Report which named Inova Fairfax Hospital the #1 hospital in the Washington, DC region. Four of Inova’s five hospitals hold five-star rankings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare – every time, every touch – to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve.