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Health Education Pediatric Nurse Specialist

Job Description

Additional Job Information

  • 24 Hours per Week -
  • Days -
  • No Holiday Hours Required -
  • Hourly -
  • Benefits Eligible -

  • Job ID: 1209760
    Employment Status: Part-Time
    More Information:

    For more than 130 years, St. Louis Children's Hospital has provided exceptional care for children in all 50 states and 80 countries around the world. With its academic partner, Washington University School of Medicine, Children’s is consistently ranked among the nation’s best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. A member of BJC Healthcare, St. Louis Children’s Hospital follows one simple mission – to do what’s right for kids. That mission comes to life through medical discovery, innovative therapies and compassionate care. In 2018, Children's expanded with a state-of-the-art, 12-story medical tower. To learn more, visit StLouisChildrens.org, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.


    Overview


    Role Purpose

    Responsible for assistance in finding pediatric consumer health information to meet the needs of patients, families and other caregivers. Establish collaborative relationships with physicians, nurses and other clinicians to provide appropriate materials to meet identified educational needs of patrons.


    Responsibilities

  • Assists patients, families, and other caregivers in consumer health information research efforts, using adult learning theory and age appropriate concepts when providing information.
  • Collaborates with the librarian and others to evaluate, develop, and maintain a multi-media collection to address the informational and educational needs of clients.
  • Acts as a liaison between patrons and hospital physicians and staff, community physicians, school and community health nurses, and other community health professionals with regard to pediatric health information.
  • Promotes awareness and utilization of the Family Resource Center through marketing efforts.
  • Facilitates the development and utilization of patient and family education materials, collaborating with staff to identify educational needs of patients and families, including development of new teaching tools and utilization of resource materials.
    Participates in activities to monitor quality to improve patient and family outcomes, remains abreast of new technology and resources to expand services of the Family Resource Center, and ensures services support the organization’s strategic initiatives.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Nursing

     

    Experience

  • 2-5 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • RN

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Degree

  • Master's Degree
  • - Public/Community Health

     

    Experience

  • 5-10 years
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    Clinical - Direct Skills

  • Registered Nurse (RN) - 5 years or more
  • Clinical Educator or related role -
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    Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer