Join Harborview Medical Center's outstanding PDNE Dept. (Professional Development and Nursing Excellence), and Emergency Services Dept., as ED Clinical Nurse Educator (CNE).
The Emergency Services Clinical Nurse Educator provides support for the management team as well as leadership for the delivery of exemplary patient care throughout Emergency Services.
This position works in partnership to provide clinical consultation and support to staff across the medical center regarding patients in need of Emergency Services. In collaboration with Emergency Services Nursing leadership, the Clinical Nurse Educator contributes to the advancement of nursing practice and continuous performance improvement through involvement in clinical practice, research, organizational support and professional collaboration. This position cultivates staff skills and critical thinking, and ensures that evidence based practice is delivered to ensure patient safety and quality outcomes across the patient care continuum This position is responsive to the dynamic needs of the organization, staff and patients within the changing healthcare and perioperative services environment. Under general supervision, the Clinical Nurse Educator in the Emergency Services dept. provides support to the management team for the assurance of clinical workforce competence. Emphasizing service excellence, patient safety, staff safety and organizational integration, the Clinical Nurse Educator provides leadership and resources that promote the following: Effective orientation and evaluation of baseline skill level and competencies for assigned workforce. Efficient and effective educational services and resources, which enable staff to meet patient care needs in addition to other core departmental needs (i.e. disaster/emergency response). Timely clinical problem solving and communication of clinical issues at all levels (peer, staff, management, physician) Effective interdisciplinary and interdepartmental collaboration and service coordination. Effective educational resource for patient care.
Harborview (HMC) is the level 1 adult and pediatric trauma center and regional burn center serving Washington, Alaska, Montana and Idaho. HMC is owned by King County, governed by a county-appointed board of trustees and managed by the University of Washington (UW). Harborview serves as one of the training sites for the UW School of Medicine and is a public/safety-net hospital for our diverse community. We provide high quality, state-of-the art advanced health care for people from all walks of life.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.