Clinical Education Specialist

Lee Memorial Health System   •  

Fort Myers, FL

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

Job Description

The Clinical Education Specialist is responsible for the support of clinical practice and education excellence for Lee Health.

This position is a member of a system or corporate support team that provides consultation for system wide leadership and other performance improvement committees to provide evidence based practice solutions to enhance clinical nursing -inter-professional practice, competence, patient safety, quality of care, patient and employee engagement and clinical outcomes.

This position provides expertise in comprehensive needs analysis, problem delineation, identification of solutions/interventions/education to fill identified gaps. Is outcome oriented, demonstrates knowledge of evaluating the outcomes of interventions/education by pre and post measurement, and ability to show return on investment.

This position provides expertise in instructional design and development of E-Learning education, including experience with Articulate, Storyline 3, and navigating learning management systems.

Position focuses on leading the system wide competency assessment program. Supports all regulatory requirements by assuring education and competency needs are identified and solutions provided.

Supports all departmental programs, functions, and services as needed to provide education and development for all employees in the health system.

Job Requirements

Educational Requirements

Degree/Diploma Obtained Program of Study Required/

Preferred and/or

Master's Nursing Required or

Master's Education Required

Additional Requirements

If Masters Degree is not in nursing, a BSN is required.

Experience Requirements

Minimum Years Required Area of Experience Required/

Preferred and/or

5 Years Required and

Additional Requirements

A minimum of five years experience in an approved specialty area in the acute care setting and a minimum of five years experience in designing, developing and evaluating education programs in an acute care setting.

State of Florida Licensure Requirements

Licenses Required/

Preferred and/or

Registered Nurse License Required

Certifications/Registration Requirements

Certificates/Registrations Required/

Preferred and/or

BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support) Required

Additional Requirements

AHA Basic Life Support current card for at least 90 days after hire date. Professional certification in a designated specialty required and ANCC certification in Professional Nursing Development is preferred.

Job Specifications - General Requirements (has the ability to...)

Sit Continually (Daily)

Stand Continually (Daily)

Drive Continually (Daily)

Walk Continually (Daily)

Bend Continually (Daily)


Kneel Continually (Daily)

Crouch Continually (Daily)


Maintain Balance

Reach Frequently (Weekly)

Job Specifications - Sensory Requirements (has ability for...)

Far Vision

Near Vision

Color Vision

Depth Perception

Seeing Fine Details Continually (Daily)

Hearing Norm Speech Continually (Daily)

Hearing Overhead Pages Continually (Daily)

Telephone Use Continually (Daily)

Job Specifications - Mental & Emotional Requirements (ability to...)

Cope with high level of stress Frequently (Weekly)

Make decisions under high pressure Continually (Daily)

Cope with anger / hostility of others in a calm way Frequently (Weekly)

Manage altercations Frequently (Weekly)

Concentrate Continually (Daily)

Handle a high degree of flexibility Continually (Daily)

Handle multiple priorities in a stressful situation Continually (Daily)

Work alone Continually (Daily)

Demonstrate high degree of patience Continually (Daily)

Adapt to shift work

Work in areas that are close and crowded Frequently (Weekly)

Job Specifications - Hand Manipulation (ability with...)

Simple grasping Frequently (Weekly)

Firm Grasping Frequently (Weekly)

Fine Manipulation Frequently (Weekly)

Use of Key Boards Continually (Daily)

Job Specifications - Required Lifting (ability to lift...)

Up to 10 lbs Frequently (Weekly)

11 to 24 lbs Frequently (Weekly)

25 to 34 lbs Frequently (Weekly)

35 to 50 lbs

51 to 75 lbs

76 to 100 lbs

Over 100 lbs

Job Specifications - Required Pushing/Pulling (ability to push and pull...)

Up to 10 lbs Frequently (Weekly)

11 to 24 lbs Frequently (Weekly)

25 to 34 lbs

35 to 50 lbs

51 to 75 lbs

76 to 100 lbs

Over 100 lbs

Job Specifications - Environmental (may be exposed to...)

Infectious Diseases

Chemical Agents

Dust, Fumes, Gases

Extremes in Temperature or Humidity

Hazardous or Moving Equipment

Unprotected Heights

Loud Noises