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Nursing Education Specialist (Contingent/Days) Job
Henry Ford Health System | Detroit, Michigan
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Nursing Education Specialist (Contingent/Days)

Requisition #: 95580
Status: Contingent
Business Unit: HF Hospital & Support Group
Shift: Days
Weekends: No
Job Family: Nurses
Job Function: Nursing
Campus/Job Location: Henry Ford Hospital Detroit Campus
Location (State/City): US-MI-Detroit

More information about this position
Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health care systems, is a national leader in clinical care, research and education. The system includes the 1,100-member Henry Ford Medical Group, six hospitals, Health Alliance Plan (a health insurance and wellness company), Henry Ford Physician Network, a 150-site ambulatory network and many other health-related entities throughout southeast Michigan, providing a full continuum of care. In 2013, Henry Ford provided $314 million in uncompensated care. The health system also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 23,000 employees. Henry Ford is a 2011 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. The health system is led by CEO Nancy Schlichting. To learn more, visit

The Nursing Education Specialist is an advanced practice nurse who provides leadership and works in partnership with nursing, the health care team and system leaders to develop a quality practice setting that supports professional nursing practice and quality patient care.


* Masters Degree in Nursing (MSN) from accredited institution required;
* Minimum five years clinical experience
* two years of teaching experience in a university or college and/or hospital/health care institution.

Competence in curriculum or program design, development and evaluation. Effective interpersonal skills, problem solving and organizational skills.

Demonstrated ability to inspire commitment and to energize people to achieve mutual goals.

Must be self directed and able to work independently. Ability to integrate knowledge of cultural diversity into role.

Possesses broad knowledge of health care systems, trends, and the care continuum. Communicates effectively orally, in writing and through technology.

Computer Skills:Considerable amounts of computer work. Computer skills including Microsoft Software (Word, PowerPoint) and familiar with use of Internet.

CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURES REQUIRED: Certification in area of specialty preferred; Current Michigan RN licensure required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS: Normal office environment with minimal exposure to noise, dust, or extreme temperatures.

Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, religion, weight/height, marital status, familial status, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law..

About Henry Ford Health System

Henry Ford Health System, a Michigan not-for-profit corporation, is one of the nation's leading comprehensive, integrated health systems, providing acute, specialty, primary and preventive care services, backed by excellence in research and education. Founded in 1915 by auto pioneer Henry Ford, it is committed to improving the health and well-being of a diverse community.

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