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Nurse Educator - (239785)

Universal Health Services
KIRKLAND, WA
  • Job Code
    3156
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Nurse Educator - (239785)

Facility Name
Fairfax Behavioral Health
Location
KIRKLAND, WA 98034 US (Primary)
Career Area
Professional
Category
Rehabilitation Physical Therapist (RPT)
Job Description

Join Fairfax Behavioral Health today and provide help, hope, and healing. We currently have an available opportunity for a Nurse Educator in our Kirkland, Washington hospital.

POSITION SUMMARY:
The Nurse Educator is responsible for managing and directing the activities related to the education of nurses, LPNs and Program Specialists in established standards of care, mental health practice and facility policy, goals, and objectives. This position contributes to the hospital’s philosophy, objectives, educational and quality improvement efforts, while providing guidance.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:   Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing required, Bachelor’s degree preferred. 

Experience: A minimum of one year of charge nurse/leadership experience is preferred.  Management and nursing education experience in a psychiatric health-care facility is also preferred.

Licensure: RN must have license to practice by state board of nursing.  Must have a valid driver’s license.

Additional Requirements:  CPR (AED) and Handle with Care & Verbal De-Escalation Training is required within 30 days of employment.  Knowledge of Joint Commission/CMS, OSHA, state and federal regulatory requirements.  Must pass (80% or higher) medication test as well as demonstrate proficiency in medication administration. 

 

Fairfax Behavioral Health - Kirkland:

The patient population we care for is culturally and clinically diverse, creating a stimulating and rewarding workplace. Our strong team environment and mission allow us to provide friendly services that focus on the highest quality patient care. Fairfax compensation and competitive benefits package will support and enhance a lifelong career.

The Hospital is conveniently located in Kirkland. The Hospital offers both inpatient and outpatient support services to communities throughout Western Washington.

Kirkland is located just east of Seattle, the Pacific Northwest’s largest urban center (metro population 3.25 million), with world-class arts and entertainment, a robust economy and an outstanding school system. The city hugs magnificent Puget Sound and offers magnificent mountain views to the north, east and south. Seattleites are famously fond of the outdoors, fresh seafood and good coffee.

The Kirkland Hospital is part of the Fairfax expanding network of facilities that support our continuum of care for Behavioral Health to the greater Seattle area.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits —

Fairfax Behavioral Health offers an excellent time off plan, medical, dental, vision, employee assistance program, life and long term disability benefits and 401(k) plan for full time and part time employees. Company sponsored fitness membership discount, and no parking fees are among some of the additional benefits also available to our employees.
Take the next step in becoming a part of our growing team. EOE, m/f/d/v.

Our Mission

The mission of Fairfax Behavioral Health is to provide the highest quality of patient care in response to the behavioral health care needs of our community, by focusing on the experience of our patients and families.

About Us

Founded in the 1930’s, Fairfax has served the behavioral health needs to the Greater Puget Sound area for more than 80 years, continuously building a reputation for providing the best and most compassionate patient centered care.

Fairfax Behavioral Health operates a 157-bed, standalone psychiatric hospital, located in Kirkland, WA; composed of six units providing specialized treatment for mental health and co-occurring disorders (concurrent mental illness and substance abuse issues), as well as detoxification services for both adolescents and adults.

Fairfax also operates a 30-bed adult general psychiatric unit, located in Everett, WA on the seventh floor of the Providence Medical Center’s Pacific campus. As well as, a 34-bed unit on the campus of EvergreenHealth Monroe. Fairfax cares for both voluntarily admitted and involuntarily committed patients at all locations.

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