HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Intermediate Care Clinical Educator in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Grand Strand Medical Center located in beautiful Myrtle Beach, SC is a 345-bed acute care hospital serving residents of Horry and surrounding counties. Our hospital offers the only cardiac surgery program, neurosurgery program and pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) in Horry and Georgetown counties and is a designated Level I Adult Trauma Center and Level II Pediatric Trauma Center by South Carolina DHEC.

The Intermediate Care Clinical Educator provides education and leadership for professional nursing practice; consistent with the mission, vision, values and goals of the facility.

Exemplifies and promotes excellence in education, practice and research through leadership and mentorship of nursing staff through collaborative multidisciplinary relationships within the medical center, as well as throughout local, regional and national arenas.

Uses adult learning principles and instructional strategies to assess, design, implement and evaluate continuing nursing education programs that enhance and promote clinical competency and standards of care.

Promotes, disseminates and integrates evidence-based practice, performance improvement and nursing research into clinical practice.

Supports and facilitates certification of clinical nurses.

Provides patient care when there are staffing needs.

Management of new hire orientation at the facility and unit level and facilitating preceptorship experiences for staff and students.

Continuous assessment of staff competence and Environmental surveillance to determine additional opportunities for training.

Development of nursing knowledge relating to clinical documentation and review of relevant policies and procedures.

Facilitating programs that support clinical and professional development for staff.

Coordinating education on the fly to support patient safety and evidence-based practice.

These functions are performed in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations and Grand Strand Medical Center philosophy, policies, procedures and standards.

Hours will vary based on education needs for all staff and shifts, to include evenings, nights, and weekends.

  • Licensure/Certification/Registration: * Valid SC nursing license.
    BLS/ACLS provider. PALS provider preferred.

BLS Instructor; ACLS Instructor; PALS Instructor (obtained within one year of acceptance of position and maintained throughout employment in the role of educator.)
PCRN (may obtain within first year of employment.)

Education : Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, Bachelor of Science in nursing; Master’s preferred.


Must have at least two (2) years progressive experience in clinical nursing, background must include increased responsibilities as a staff nurse, head nurse and supervisor with demonstrated ability in management, leadership and communication skills with unique adult teaching abilities.

Job: *Education Training & Professional Development

Title: Intermediate Care Clinical Educator

Location: South Carolina-Myrtle Beach-Grand Strand Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00104-11063