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, under the direction of the physician is responsible for overall health communication activity, and teaching patients about behaviors that promote wellness at the medical office. The Clinical Educator is also responsible for the learning experiences that provide individuals served by TPR the opportunity to make appropriate health decisions.
Responsibilities ï¿½Implement and manage health education strategies, interventions and program for patients. ï¿½Communicate and advocate effectively for health and health education. ï¿½Assess patient and client needs for health education, including change readiness. ï¿½Help develop, identify, implement and improve patient education material and other tools that encourage healthy decisions. ï¿½Assist with training of staff for core competency and health area specific content.
Required: Completion of an accredited nursing program. Preferred: Masters in health education
Required: Must have 5 years of clinical experience working in a physician office with 2 years working in a clinical educator capacity.
Required: Must be currently licensed, certified or registered to practice profession as required by law, regulation in state of practice or policy. Current BLS and ACLS certification
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.