RN Surgery Educator

If you enjoy challenges and are driven, then look no further than this job opportunity for a RN Surgery Educator with a reputable hospital in scenic, Southern California.

The not-for-profit medical center is dedicated to providing its diverse patients with state of the art medicine and technology. The Clinical Educator Surgical Services will join a level II Trauma Center that has been serving their community for over 100 years. The hospital has received the award from Guidelines for Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.

Reporting to the Nurse Manager Operating Room (OR), the RN Surgery Educator also works with Nurse Managers, Nurse Directors, and Nursing Staff to ensure patient standards are met in the Surgical Services Department.  3 years clinical nursing experience in surgery, or OR is required for this role, and clinical nursing education experience is preferred.

Responsibilities for this Nursing Educator include nursing education and patient education.   This includes acting as a liaison between hospital, patient, and physicians.  Clinical Educator Surgical Services will also alert Surgeons and Anesthesiologist regarding any abnormal lab results or medication problems, and assembles required lab, x-ray, and EKG reports on patients care pre-op.  Also, the Pre-Op RN Educator will educate patients about appropriate medication prior to surgery. 

The RN Surgery Educator will enjoy sunny weather throughout the year. In this area of southern California there are ample amounts of restaurants to choose from, beautiful parks, and easy transportation to the beach and countless other destinations. The Clinical Educator Surgical Services will have access to affordable housing and great school districts.

This innovative hospital thinks it is important to provide health and financial security to its employees. The RN Surgery Educator position is offered a competitive salary and benefits.