Providence Health & Services Clinical Educator - Wound Ostomy Continence Management in San Pedro, California


Providence is calling a ( Part Time / Day Shift ) Wound / Ostomy / Continence Clinical Educator to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in San Pedro, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Serve as a clinical expert, consultant and facilitator for Providence Little Company of Mary Service Area in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of patient care practices, policies, and educational activities related to selected disorders of the gastrointestinal, genitourinary, and integumentary systems, such as complex draining wounds, ostomies, fistulae, dermal ulcers, tubes and incontinence.

  • Respond to patients and families with knowledge of age specific needs within Division of Nursing and support the Mission Statement and Core Values of Little Company of Mary


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current California Registered Nurse ( RN ) license

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Minimum 1 year acute care experience in clinical specialty area

  • Previous experience in nurse-peer teaching and ability to communicate with all levels of staff

  • Board certification as WOCNS Nurse by Wound, Ostomy, Continence Nursing or ( must obtain within 18 months of hire )

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree

  • Certification Board ( CWOC )

  • Graduate preparation in adult education

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 259-bed nonprofit hospital that has served the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. Our Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of medical and surgical services each distinguished by innovation, quality and excellence in its respective area. We received the CHART “Certificate of Excellence” for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART. We ranked in the top 21 among more than 240 hospitals throughout the state compared by California Healthcare Foundation, and were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Clinical Education

Location: California-San Pedro

Req ID: 150681