JFK Memorial Hospital has provided medical care to residents in the Coachella Valley since 1966. A group of physicians, including Dr. Reynaldo Carreon, founded the hospital and today one of JFKï¿½s cross streets is named in his honor.
Originally called Indio Community Hospital, JFK has grown to a 145-bed acute-care hospital that is part of Tenet Healthcare California. It offers a variety of services, including: ï¿½Emergency care 24/7 ï¿½Orthopedic and joint replacement services using emerging technology ï¿½Cardiovascular services ï¿½Maternity care and pediatric services ï¿½Ambulatory surgery center
The Clinical Educator (CE) is a Professional Nurse who will assist the Department Director(s) in the 24-hour responsibility of the day-to-day coordination of and quality of clinical nursing care as well as non-clinical supporting departments for staff and patients both in the hospital and community. He/she manages human resources at the unit level in a cost-effective manner and assists in providing direction in changing workloads during crisis, emergent, and urgent situations. The CE will work with the Department Director(s) in developing, implementing, and/or evaluating appropriate education programs within the hospital and assigned departments; these programs are based on identified needs, quality initiatives, patient population, educational requirements of the staff, and general community education opportunities.
Ensures regulatory compliance with Title 22, TJC, and CMS
Acts as a consultant on complex patient care
Monitors and reviews results of performance improvement projects and assists in the presentation to the staff
Ensures cost-effective use of resources
Assists Nursing Leadership in evaluating program offerings
Develops and implements hospital and community education programs as needed
Demonstrates teaching/leadership skills using creativity, integrity, initiative and communication
Demonstrates ability to use basic audiovisual skills
Assists in maintaining current accurate records of all classes, courses, and/or programs offered by the Education Department
Monitors the completion and updating of all competencies
Performs customer service related actions when in contact with patients and families
Assists in the management of staff, to include evaluations, performance management, and mentoring
Current RN License
BSN or Bachelorï¿½s degree in related field-required
Masterï¿½s degree, or degree in progress-preferred
Current American Heart Association BLS Healthcare Provider
Current American Heart Association ACLS
Current American Heart Association PALS
Minimum of three (3) years nursing experience in acute care (i.e. Medical Surgical, Cardiac Telemetry, Intensive/Critical Care, Emergency Department)-required
Minimum of two (2) years teaching experience-preferred
Demonstrated clinical competence and leadership skills
Demonstrated ability to present self in a positive and professional manner
Basic computer skills
Job: Educators/Specialists/Advanced Practice
Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905044270
About John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.