Registered Nurse (RN) Clinical Educator, PIH Health Downey Hospital; OPSC/GI Lab/PACU, Full time, days
Location: Downey, California
Internal Number: 14753
We’re a nonprofit, regional healthcare network with two hospitals, numerous outpatient medical offices, a multispecialty medical (physician) group, home healthcare services and hospice care, as well as heart, cancer and emergency services. Our leadership is dedicated to putting patients first—a cornerstone of our mission, vision and values—as we deliver top-quality healthcare.
From our extensive facilities in Whittier, California and Downey, California, PIH Health serves more than two million residents in Los Angeles and Orange Counties and throughout the San Gabriel Valley.
The perioperative RN Educator educate staff to competence according to standards, regulations, and best practice using a variety of teaching methods. Facilitates achievement of staff role clarity, professional role confidence, and proficiency. Operates as a change agent in the practice and learning environment.
Nursing and education theory knowledge
Refined written and verbal communication
Current knowledge of trends in nursing practice
Ability to plan, organize, implement, and evaluate
Customer service and conflict resolution skills
Familiar teaching methods and audiovisual equipment
Ability to operate independently
With consideration to age, employee utilizes the approved process to resolve biophysical, psychological, educational, and environmental needs of patient/significant-other when administering care
Current California RN License
Evidence of self-development
Minimum three years clinical experience in acute care setting
Perioperative or critical care experience
Specialty certification preferred (e.g. CPAN, CAPA, CNE or CCRN)
M.S.N. Degree preferred
Outpatient Surgery or GI Lab or RN PACU experience
Beyond the benefits that come with working for the area's leading community healthcare provider – one that also recognizes the need to ensure patient safety and comfort – you'll enjoy an extremely competitive compensation and benefits package. We are an equal opportunity employer and seek diversity in our workforce. EOE M/F/D/V