Genesis Healthcare Nurse Practice Educator/Staff Development Coordinator (Full Time) in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Genesis is the nation's leading provider of healthcare services from short-term to long-term care and a wide variety of living options and professional clinical services. We are changing how care is delivered by bringing together people like you passionate - highly skilled and motivated to make a difference.

The Nurse Practice Educator/Staff Development Coordinator (Registered Nurse/RN) is focused on assisting and supporting the translation of the Genesis nursing philosophy into practice by leading the planning, implementation, and evaluation of education to enhance the knowledge and skills of caregivers/vitality specialists. This includes:

  • Providing nursing staff with clinical and educational support and guidance

  • Coordinating all educational activities in the Center

  • Focusing on Quality Improvement

  • Identifying areas of educational need

  • Developing in-service programs, training staff, and coordinating the completion of these programs

  • Planning and implementing orientation and mentoring program for all nursing employees; including Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

  • Overseeing Infection Control (including Employee Health)

  • Maintaining in-service educational records

  • Coordinating the function for CNA certification training classes (if applicable)

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QUALIFICATIONS:

REQUIREMENTS: * A graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with current Registered Nurse/RN licensure * Minimum 3 years full-time or equivalent clinical experience preferred * Two years of clinical experience in long-term care nursing with one year as an educator preferred * Excellence in clinical nursing skills required * Experience in Gerontology preferred * Training and/or experience in adult learning preferred

Position Type: Full Time

Req ID: 284697

Center Name: Casa De Oro Center

Genesis HealthCare, Inc. and all affiliated entities (collectively, “Genesis”) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, actual or perceived disability, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, amnesty, military status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Genesis takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. These policies are fully supported by the CEO, COO and all members of the leadership team.

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