Texas Health Resource is seeking to hire a Nurse Scientist for our Nursing Operations department.
The address is Texas Health Dallas, 8200 Walnut Hill Lane Dallas TX 75231.
Salary range is $45.78/hour – Max $69.33/hour – based on relevant experience. Work Schedule
• Full Time: 32 hours per week, 4 days a week 8:00am-5:00pm
As a Nurse Scientist you will promote, initiate and facilitate nursing research:
• Aligns evidence-based practice and research with the system and entity level priorities.
• Assists THR nurses and inter-professional team members with IRB proposals.
• Collaborates with other nurse scientists, nurses and members of other disciplines to promote and facilitate scholarly activities.
• Where possible, develops grant proposals to support the development of research.
• Works with Texas Health Research and Education Institute, VP professional Practice, Research and Magnet and others to identify and acquire the necessary funding for research from private or public sector sources as applicable.
• Disseminates research findings to the scientific community through journals and professional conferences.
• Facilitates other nurse authors' efforts to disseminate evidence based practice and research findings through manuscript, poster, and podium presentations.
Provides education and mentoring related to research and evidence-based practices.
• Designs and presents individual classes/courses or educational events for health-care providers related to research or EBP based on needs of entities and system.
• Collaborates with other nurse scientists to design and standardize strategies for EBP and research.
• Mentors individual nurses who are pursuing scholarly activities and projects aimed at improving outcomes related to Texas Health Resources.
• Executes activities to stimulate and promote a culture of inquiry and scholarship in the quest for excellence.
• Facilitates research translation/integration into clinical practice by communicating and interpreting research findings and engaging appropriate councils and leadership.
• Engages bedside nurses, leadership, and other disciplines in ensuring that practice is based on current research and evidence.
• Supports the chair and/or chairs of entity EBP and Research Councils.
• Serves as a liaison to the Institutional Review Board to represent nursing.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
• Ph.D. Nursing, Education or related field.
• 2 years nursing research and 5 years healthcare setting required
• RN - Registered Nurse License upon hire required.Skills Skills
• Working knowledge of Microsoft programs, knowledge of federal regulations to protect human subjects and research ethics. Why Texas Health Resources?
Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served. Texas Health Highlights
Texas Health has 25 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with the system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 21,100 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 1,400 employees of consolidated joint ventures, and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals. At Texas Health, we strive to create an atmosphere of respect, integrity, compassion and excellence for all who come in contact with us, be they patients or our employees. We are committed to diversity in our workforce, and our mission to serve spreads across ethnic, cultural, economic and generational boundaries. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
• 2018 FORTUNE Magazine's “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (4th year in a row)
• 2018 Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4th year in a row)
• 2018 Employees' Choice “Best Places to Work” by Glassdoor