30+ days ago


Los Angeles, CA


RN Clinical Educator, Full-Time, Day Shift - NICU - 50080 


: Adventist Health White Memorial 

Primary Location

: United States-California-Los Angeles 
Position Status: Full-time regular 

Job Posting

: Mar 22, 2021, 11:45:48 PM 


: Day Shift 

 Clinical Education 


Adventist Health White Memorial is a unique faith-based teaching hospital serving East Los Angeles and the surrounding area. The non-profit, 353-bed hospital is committed to improving the health of the community by providing high quality and comprehensive care with inpatient and outpatient services.

White Memorial has served the community for over 100 years, and today is regionally recognized for state-of-the-art technology and specialty care services provided by some of the best physicians in Los Angeles whose credentials include pioneering research, ivy-league education and a commitment to compassionate and culturally-competent care.

In 2019 Adventist Health White Memorial won the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.

We're looking for someone to join our team as a Program Manager, Clinical Education for Neonatal ICU - NICU. 

In this role you will assist in identifying clinical problems and needs, planning, implementing, and evaluating interventions or systems to meet NICU and organizational goals. The NICU Program Manager, Clinical Education is actively involved with the NICU Shared Governance and serves as an active participant on the NICU Unit Based Council. In this role you will collaborate with the NICU Nurse Manager and NICU Medical Director to maintain clinical standards for the unit and regularly participate in unit-level multidisciplinary rounds and provide clinical leadership at rounds. You will utilze your nursing expertise and specialization to provide education to community partners and members of the health care team.

Coordinates and implements orientation, training, and continuing education for clinical nursing staff. Serves as expert and resource to staff and managers in regard to patient care standards for area of clinical specialty. Supervises and directs the activities of various levels of assigned personnel using both professional and supervisory discretion and independent judgment. Manages large program(s) with substantial budget/impact.

Essential Functions:


  • Serves as expert and resource to staff and managers in regard to patient care standards for area of clinical specialty. Delegates education functions to appropriate nursing staff in order to meet education needs of individual patient care units. Receives assignments in the form of objectives and determines tactical approach, resources, schedules and goals.
  • Applies advanced technical knowledge to solve complex problems for clinical education.
  • Acts as clinical leader in implementing strategic hospital and department initiatives.
  • Assumes responsibility for assessing and evaluating employee competence. Completes probationary and annual performance appraisals. Develops remediation plans, as needed, related to employee competence.
  • Exercises independent judgment in recruiting, training, coaching, supervising and responsibly directing assigned staff.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.



You'll be successful with the following qualifications:


  • Bachelor's Degree in nursing or equivalent combination of education/related experience: Required
  • Master's Degree: Preferred

Work Experience:

  • Five years technical experience: Preferred
  • One year's leadership experience: Preferred
  • Experience in nursing/staff education: Preferred

Required Licenses/Certifications:

  • Registered Nurse (RN) licensure in the state of practice: Preferred

Adventist Health is committed to the safety and wellbeing of our associates and patients. Therefore, we require that all associates receive all required vaccinations, including, but not limited to, measles, mumps, flu (based on the seasonal availability of the flu vaccine typically during October-March each year), etc., as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter. Medical and religious exemptions may apply.