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Providence is calling a Clinical Educator Behavioral Health/ Emergency Dept. to Providence Little Company of Mary San Pedro Hospital in San Pedro, CA.

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We are seeking a Clinical Educator - serves as a consultant, educator, researcher, and clinical expert for the medical center and service area. Demonstrates expertise in the care of age specific patient population according to clinical specialty, and participates in related continuing education.

In this position you will:

Maintain established departmental policies and procedures, objectives, improving organization performance program, and safety standards

Serve as a resource person and a role model in specialty area. Supports and facilitates nursing assessment, care planning, patient/family education, and clinical problem solving for complex or difficult care situations

Assess staff educational needs; develops and implements programs/learning activities to meet these needs. Monitors outcomes of learning as evidenced by competency assessment

Develop, organizes, conducts, and supervises programs for orientation, training, in service, and continuing education based on learning needs assessments

Participate with student instructors in planning and evaluating clinical assignments for students in area of specialization

Act as a resource in area of specialty for orientation preceptors, preceptees, Transition into Practice and students. Collaborates with others in the development of brochures and posters to publicize educational programs/learning activities according to organizational guidelines

Coordinate with outside educators to present courses within the medical center or service area. Recruits employees with specific expertise to present or assist in presenting courses. Models, teaches, and supports others in developing lesson planning and presentation skills, including the use of audiovisual equipment, computers, and other aids

Schedule classes, according to Providence Health System priorities. Maintains required course documentation including accurate records of personnel attendance/participation in educational programs

Utilize clinical information systems to manage data, monitor outcomes and develop reports Required qualifications for this position includes:

Participate in staff learning needs assessments

Adhere to the documentation system within Education Department of continuing education activities according to BRN and department guidelines

Investigate new products, equipment, and techniques; participates in and/or coordinates clinical trials, in services, and competency assessments; evaluates and makes recommendations to appropriate committees

Assist leaders in developing competency assessment tools

Collaborate with other health professionals and partners to design, develop, and evaluate patient educational programs, materials, and related staff protocols

Collaborate with Clinical Academy to facilitate TIP programs, design, develop, revise, implement, instruct, and evaluate educational programs, and materials

Consult with individuals and multi disciplinary groups on health care issues, demonstrating effective use of change and systems theory in the process

Facilitate development, implementation, review, and revision of department, medical center, and service area policies, procedures, and standards of care related to areas of expertise.

Act as a participant, resource, and facilitator for department, specialty area, medical center, and service area performance improvement and compliance activities. Have knowledge of tracer methodology

Maintain current knowledge regarding Joint Commission, CMS and regulatory bodies including knowledge of tracer methodology. Commits to actively participate in ongoing compliance and resolution.

Utilize nursing theory and current research to support and improve health care practice. Conveys nursing theories and research findings to staff. Participates in conducting clinical and health care delivery system research

Participate in professional organizations and community activities

Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in service meetings, and workshops. Demonstrates understanding of Association of Nursing Professional Development model and meets role responsibilities

Attend meetings as required, and participates on committees as directed

Other duties as assigned

Following training will serve as adjunct simulation faculty for regional simulation.

Other duties as assigned


Required qualifications for this position includes:

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

Coursework/Training in Advanced study in area of clinical specialization

Coursework/Training in Course work in adult education principles

Coursework/Training in Performance Improvement and research methodology

Current California Registered Nurse License


ACLS required for specialty educator serving Critical Care, Progressive Care, Emergency Dept. areas

New graduates - within 365 days from date of hire

Transfers - within 180 days of completion of clinical orientation

PALS within 180 days of hire for educators serving in Emergency Dept.,NICU, Pediatrics

New graduate - 365 days from date of hire

Transfer - within 180 days of completion of clinical orientation

NRP for employees in L&D, NICU, Nursery, Postpartum

Postpartum - within 90 days from date of hire

Other areas - within 180 days of completion of clinical orientation

New graduates - 365 days from date of hire

3 years Acute hospital experience in clinical specialty area

1 year of Experience in adult education, patient/family education

Ability to communicate with all levels of staff

Excellent oral, written and presentation skills at all levels of an organization.

Demonstrated ability to teach individuals and groups at all levels of the organization.

Demonstrated leadership skills

Demonstrated direct patient care and clinical consultation skills

Curriculum design and evaluation skills

Ability to organize and manage multiple concurrent projects and utilize human and other resources effectively

Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills, with a demonstrated ability to influence / motivate staff in the pursuit of improvement

strong working knowledge/ability of computers and current software programs

Team oriented; promotes unity in achieving goals under strategic plan of the department.

Change Agent

Ability to perform scientific and evidence based practice inquiry

Demonstrate advanced knowledge Microsoft Office skills

Preferred qualifications for this position includes:

Master's Degree in Nursing Or Will accept current enrollment in Master's Degree program.

Nursing specialty certification and expected within two years

Minimum 1 year experience in Behavioral Health

Emergency Dept experience a plus

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 259-bed nonprofit hospital that has served the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. Our Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of medical and surgical services each distinguished by innovation, quality and excellence in its respective area. We received the CHART Certificate of Excellence for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART. We ranked in the top 21 among more than 240 hospitals throughout the state compared by California Healthcare Foundation, and were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage the foundation of our Mission and core values to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of Gods healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Clinical Education

Location: California-San Pedro

Req ID: 346099

Job Details:

Posted Date : 2022-05-06

Job type : Full Time

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