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Clinical Nurse Educator RN - Las Vegas, NV

UnitedHealth Group

Las Vegas, NV
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744191 Clinical Nurse Educator RN Las Vegas NV

Clinical Nurse Educator RN - Las Vegas, NV (744191)

Position Description

For those who want to invent the future of health care, here's your opportunity. We're going beyond basic care to health programs integrated across the entire continuum of care. Join us and help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)
Southwest Medical part of OPTUMcare is a multi-specialty group of physicians, Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants consisting of over 300 providers, 21 medical healthcenters including six urgent care clinics, four convenient care centers, two lifestyle centers catering to older adults, an outpatient surgery center, home health, hospice and palliative care services,  plus E-visits and online options via Now Clinic telemedicine technology.  Southwest Medical offers patients compassion, innovation, and quality care throughout southern Nevada. Southwest Medical is headquartered in the greater Las Vegas, NV area.
Southwest Medical Associates is part of the Optum division under the greater UnitedHealth Group umbrella.
Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life’s best work.(sm)
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Acts as a clinical resource to staff
  • Assists / leads accreditation activities
  • Participates on / leads committees, policy and procedure development, facility audits, special projects and process improvement initiatives as assigned
  • Supports the Performance Improvement Program and Patient Safety Program
  • Leads and develops programs including new hire orientation, initial and annual competency program,  LearnSource Course development
  • Develops / supports educational programs for staff including Nursing Staff and Medical Assistants
  • Develops CEU programs for RN / LPN
  • Normal office or clinic environment
  • May occasionally work flexible hours to meet needs of staff who are scheduled 7 days / week, 24 hours / day
  • Will maintain clinical skills by periodically working as a in a clinical role as a Registered Nurse 
Required Qualifications:
  • 5+ years clinical nursing experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Current, unrestricted NV RN license or temporary NV RN license with the ability to obtain permanent NV RN license upon expiration of temporary NV RN license

 Preferred Qualifications:

  • Emergency or other critical care experience
  • Previous education experience
  • Graduate degree in health-related field or education or currently enrolled in graduate program
  • Must be able to review root cause of problems, issues, develop plans in collaboration with others, and implement plans for process improvement
  • Demonstrated ability to lead others and to think outside of conventional processes
  • Possesses knowledge of research techniques, data analysis and reporting, forward / strategic planning and integration of technologies within staff development initiatives
  • Proficient in field of nursing practice
  • Possesses independent clinical skills
  • Principles of adult learning and education
  • Knowledgeable about regulatory requirements such as OSHA and regulatory / accrediting requirements
  • Excellent communication skills and problem skills
  • Demonstrated skills in performance improvement process, program development and project management
  • Demonstrated skills in computer technology and database development and management
  • Demonstrated skills in instructional design   

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)



Job Details

  • Contest Number744191
  • Job TitleClinical Nurse Educator RN - Las Vegas, NV
  • Job FamilyNursing
  • Business SegmentOptumCare

Job Location Information

  • Las Vegas, NV
    United States
    North America

Additional Job Detail Information

  • Employee StatusRegular
  • ScheduleFull-time
  • Job LevelIndividual Contributor
  • ShiftDay Job
  • TravelNo
  • Telecommuter PositionNo
  • Overtime StatusExempt

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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