Encompass Health Careers

Hospital Educator - 32 hours- RN, OT, PT or SLP

Worcester, Massachusetts
Nursing Supervisor/Manager


Job Description

Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital

 

Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital, a joint venture between UMass Memorial Healthcare and HealthSouth

 

We are a 110 bed acute rehabilitation hospital located in Worcester, MA. We provide comprehensive Inpatient and Outpatient rehabilitative care for orthopedic, neurologic, multi-trauma, brain injury, stroke, pulmonary and cardiac rehabilitation needs. 

 

We are a clinical hospital setting with a full complement of Therapists, Nurses, Pharmacists, Neuropsychologists and Medical staff to consistently offer the best possible outcomes for our patients.

 

With an average length of stay between 1-3 weeks, we have the ability to get to know our patients and their families. We are proud of the fact that 80% of the patients admitted to Fairlawn Rehabilitation Hospital of Worcester, MA are discharged directly to their homes.

 

Come see how we are changing people’s lives- Everyday. Maybe you can too!

 
 

We have a position available for a 32 hour Hospital Educator.  

The position could be a RN, OT, PT or SLP with experience in training and development.

 
  • The Hospital Educator plans, develops and coordinates continuing clinical and non-clinical in-service education programs within the hospital for all staff.
  • The Hospital Educator works with hospital leadership and staff to assess current educational needs and develops a plan to satisfy those needs.
  • The position also assists in ongoing revision and implementation of policies and procedures, protocol development and equipment implementation.
  • This position is involved in the orientation of new staff and coordinates CPR certification for staff as needed.
  • This position functions with limited supervision, and must be able to work effectively across all hospital departments.
  • Additionally, the Hospital Educator is expected to stay current on the latest care techniques within their own educational area of expertise and may serve as the point-person for local schools that have classes of students completing clinical rotations at the hospital.
 

Job Code: 100121

License:  

RN, OT, PT or SLP and valid license in the state of Massachusetts.

Previous experience in staff training, orientation or clinical education

CPR Instructor preferred.

 
Additional information
 

- Previous experience with CPR certified machines

 
Physical Requirements:

- Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.

- Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 50 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients.

- May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet deadlines.

- May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts. - Will be required to work as necessary during disaster situations, i.e., before, during or after a disaster.

- May be required to stay after workday to assist after a disaster situation until relief arrives.

 




Address: 189 May Street, Worcester 01602
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1822371