UW Medicine's mission is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow's physicians, scientists and other health professionals. UW Medicine owns or operates Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Medical Center, a network of UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics that provide primary care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, Airlift Northwest, and other owned, operated or affiliated entities as appropriate. In addition, UW Medicine shares in the ownership and governance of Children's University Medical Group and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance a partnership among UW Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, and Seattle Children's.The OUTREACH CLINICAL EDUCATOR position is a unique hybrid role at Airlift Northwest. This position will work with the Clinical Education and Outreach departments at ALNW to meet the educational needs of both requestors and staff. The Outreach Clinical Educator will be responsible to plan, develop, coordinate, and deliver education events for our requestors (EMS and outside hospitals) and support the execution of the Clinical Education Team's goals internally. Must be skilled in performing and analyzing a learning needs assessment. Will work with ALNW outreach staff and requestors to identify learning needs. Candidate must be proficient in public speaking. Candidate will be expected to identify and apply the most recent practice evidence for presentations. Will be expected to regularly communicate feedback from requestors, progress towards goals, and overall performance of outreach education. Candidate is responsible to track all outreach activities in EMS Charts. ALNW depends on requests from pre-hospital agencies and hospitals across Washington and southeast Alaska. It is important to continue to develop relationships with requesting agencies to educate regarding ALNW capabilities and increase overall requests from all agencies. This position will have a direct impact on the patient care in the communities ALNW serves. ALNW is critical to referrals to UW Medicine in quaternary care, some of the highest reimbursed care in all of UW Medicine. The communities ALNW serves depends on us to be a bridge to life saving care. This position will support the University's commitment to improving community health. This position requires a person with a dynamic personality who is flexible, extroverted, strategic, and team oriented. The candidate must be adept in devising multiple tools for communicating on multiple channels to internal and external providers. This candidate will need to flourish in a changing environment and demonstrate self-motivation and resiliency. Clinical Education-Internal and External - Conduct and analyze learning needs assessment of learners- Delivery and/or coordination of trainings and presentations in varied settings (prehospital, hospital, and ALNW)- Collaborate with Clinical Educators and Outreach RNs. - Validation and approval of outreach presentations by outreach speakers -Managing customer relationships Curriculum Development -Develop content for a variety of learners of varied backgrounds- Develop and evaluate menu of offerings -Determine delivery method for offeringsAdministrative Duties-Tracking events in ALNW's electronic charting platformREQUIRED:Bachelor's Degree or BSNProfessional Certification - Critical Care Certification, CEN, CCRN, or CFRN required depending on clinical background4-5 years' experience*Active clinical experience and 3 years of education design and delivery experience (can be concurrent with clinical experience).*Critical Care Certification, CEN, CCRN, or CFRN required depending on clinical background *Experience in emergency medicine, transport, or ICU environment*Proficiency in electronic medical record keeping and Microsoft Office programs. DESIRED:Paramedic - Critical care certificationRN with emergency medicine, transport, or ICU experience - same requirements as above.National certification (CEN, CCRN, CFRN) required for RNs.CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT:This job requires travel outside of the ALNW main office to include driving, flying, and meeting with outside organizations. Cubicle environment at ALNW offices. Participation in meetings with large and small groups of physicians, nurses, prehospital providers, forest service, etc.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.