HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director - Education in West Hills, California

West Hills Hospital & Medical Centeris 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.

Director of Education: Responsible for developing, coordinating, and providing educational programs to further the professional and technical development of the hospital Staff. Exercises independent judgment regarding education plans for medical center; student placement and student requirements for clinical rotations at the medical center; timing and content of new graduate programs; and remedial education surrounding PI findings that involve high risk, problem prone or low volume parameters. Is an integral member of the Nursing Leadership team and functions independently to manage the competency programs of all departments in conjunction with other department managers.


Education/Certificates/Licenses/Experience: *BSN required, MSN/MN/MPH preferred. Experience in adult education or staff development, experience in clinical nursing, experience in a leadership role, Current RN, BLS, ACLS,. *

Title: Director - Education

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

Requisition ID: 01554-3470