nurse educator n.
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Nurse Educator

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 11

Nurse Educator - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 100 Views
  • Uploaded on

Nurse Educator. Climbing the Clinical Ladder from T.A.P. to Nursing Education Presenter: Darlene LoPresto , B.S.N., R.N.C. Seminar Objectives. Verbalizes understanding of role focus for Nurse Educator Increase knowledge of Nurse Educator practice environments

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Nurse Educator' - meredith


Download Now An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
nurse educator

Nurse Educator

Climbing the Clinical Ladder from T.A.P. to Nursing Education

Presenter: Darlene LoPresto, B.S.N., R.N.C.

seminar objectives
Seminar Objectives

Verbalizes understanding of role focus for Nurse Educator

Increase knowledge of Nurse Educator practice environments

Become familiar with concept of nursing scopes of practice

State degree required to practice as a Nurse Educator

definition qualifications nurse educator
Definition & Qualifications: Nurse Educator

A registered nurse who holds a Master’s or Doctoral degree working in an academic faculty position

Possess advanced education and clinical training

Specialty areas include acute care, cardiology, family health, oncology, pediatrics, and mental health

Strong critical thinking skills

Excellent communication skills

Advisement and counseling skills

historical evolution
Historical Evolution

James Derham

1836 Deaconess Institute, Germany

1860 St. Thomas Hospital, London

1885 Japan

1872 America

1886 African-Americans

1902- 492 schools of nursing in United States

1949 Community Colleges

nurse educator role focus
Nurse Educator: Role Focus

Part time clinical faculty, up to Dean of department

Develop course/programs of study

Teaching/guiding students

Assist students with learning needs

Assure quality experiences

Future oriented

scope of practice
Scope of Practice

Who, What, When, Where, Why & How of practice

The American Nurses Association Nursing Scope & Standards of Practice (2004)

National League for Nursing The Scope of Practice for Academic Nurse Educators (2007).

Standards described the nursing responsibilities and guidelines for professional practice.

ie: Standard #1. Assessment

competencies

Facilitate Learning

  • Facilitate student development & socialization
  • Use assessment & evaluation strategies
  • Participate in design & evaluation
  • Change agent & leader
  • Quality Improvement
  • Engage in Scholarships
  • Function within the educational environment
Competencies

Are specific roles and functions of nurse educators which demonstrate mastery in an advanced nursing role.

environments of practice
Environments of Practice

Community Colleges & Universities

Hospital based nursing schools

Community health departments

Home Care

Long Term care

Research programs

High schools

practice outcomes
Practice Outcomes

Evidence-based nursing instruction format

Improve quality of patient care

Enhanced professional autonomy

Promote improved patient outcomes

interesting statistics
Interesting Statistics

2.9 million registered nurses/advanced practice nurses

Demand 40%, supply 6%

2004-2014 need 1.2 million new nurses

Need 2.8 million nurses by 2020

2006: 2/3 of nurse educators are age 45-60

2006: 2/3 of nurse educators will retire within 5-15 years

references
References

Hooten, J. & Shipman, D. (2008). Without enough nurse educators there will be a continual decline in RNs and the

quality of nursing care: Contending with the faculty shortage. Nurse Education Today, 28(5, July), 521-523.

National League for Nursing. (2007) The Scope of Practice for Academic Nurse Educators. New York, NY: National

League for Nursing.

National League for Nursing. (200). Nurse Educator Competencies: Creating an evidence-based practice for nurse

educators. New York, NY: National League for Nursing.

National League for Nursing: Certification. Retrieved September 6, 2008 from

http://www.nln.org/facultycertification/index.htm.

National League for Nursing: About the NLN. Retrieved September 6, 2008 from

http://nln.org/aboutnln/PositionStatements/prepofnursed02.htm

Nurses For A Healthier Tomorrow: Nurse Educator. Retrieved September 6, 2008, from

http://nursesource.org/nurse_educator.htm.

Penz, K.L. & Bassendowski, S.L. (2006). Evidence-based nursing in clinical practice: Implications for Nurse Educators.

The Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing., 37(6): 250-256, 269.

Ream, K.A. (2007, May). The NLN-No stranger to the new congress. Nursing Education Policy. Retrieved September 6,

2008, from http://www.nln.org.