HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Clinical Educator OR in West Hills, California

West Hills Hospital & Medical Center is a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 225-bed facility recently completed an $80-million expansion that includes a new Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Outpatient Services Unit, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and The Grossman Burn Center. Healthgrades (a leading independent health care rating company) announced that West Hills Hospital has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2011 & 2012, the Clinical Excellence Award for Critical Care for 2012. West Hills Hospital is also among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide for Gastrointestinal and General Surgery. West Hills Hospital was the first Accredited Chest Pain Center in Los Angeles County, and also recently received a Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission.

Mission: Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.

Vision: To be the hospital of choice in our community.

Summary: Responsible for the Educational implementation, direction and coordination of nursing service activities in providing for patient care in the OR on an ongoing basis. Responsible to promote and support the philosophy and objectives of the Division of Nursing and the Department of Surgical Services. Functions in the role of educator as well as staff RN as needed. Organizes and conducts OR RN training program as needed.

Education/Certificates/Licenses: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing. B.S. required. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California, CPR certified in Basic Life Support; ACLS preferred. Certification (CNOR) preferred. Successfully pass Pharmacology test at time of hire. A minimum of three years experience in the operating room/PACU; advanced preparation in the clinical specialty. Previous experience in nursing education preferred.

Job: *Education Training & Professional Development

Title: Clinical Educator OR

Location: California-West Hills-West Hills Hospital and Medical Center

Requisition ID: 01554-4273